How to Update Firmware on the 8-Port 3Gbps SAS/SATA JBOD Host Bus Adapter (Pandora) and ExpressModule SAS External Host Bus Adapter (Mimas) (Doc ID 1568979.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 26, 2015

Applies to:

Sun Storage 3Gb SAS ExpressModule HBA - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Storage 3Gb SAS PCI-X HBA - Version Not Applicable and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

This document provides a working example of a firmware upgrade of the 8-Port, 3Gbps, SAS/SATA Host Bus Adapter (HBA). Internally, the HBA is referred to as Pandora. The System Handbook identifies it as Option SG-XPCIE8SAS (part number 7050793 or 375-3487). This document (and firmware 1.33.03) also applies to Mimas, identified as Option SG-XPCIE8SAS-EB-Z (part number 375-3486)

Downtime is required for the upgrade.

Solution

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