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IBM SAN b-type Firmware Version 8.x Release Notes

Troubleshooting


Problem

FabricOS v8.x Release Notes

Resolving The Problem

Release Notes v8.2.1b
Release Notes v8.2.1a
Release Notes v8.2.0b
Release Notes v8.2.0a1
Release Notes v8.1.2g
Release Notes v8.1.2f
Release Notes v8.1.2d
Release Notes v8.1.2b
Release Notes v8.1.2a1
Release Notes v8.1.1a
Release Notes v8.1.0c1
Release Notes v8.0.2f
Release Notes v8.0.2e
Release Notes v8.0.2d
Release Notes v8.0.2c
Release Notes v8.0.2b1
Release Notes v8.0.1b1

Release 8 Firmware


The above versions are the versions currently supported by IBM for the SAN b-type switch products listed below. Customers on other versions are encouraged to migrate to one of the above versions.

The IBM recommended version for customers is 8.0.2c for open systems and 8.2.0a for FICON.


Product Support Cross Reference

IBM Model
8961- F08
F04
8960-
F96
N96
8960-
F64
N64
8960-F24 8960-R18
2499- 816 416
2498- F24 X24
F48
F96
N96
2498- R42
Brocade Model
X6-8
X6-4
G630
G620
G610 7810
8510 8514
6505
6510
6520
7840
v8.0.x
X
X
X
X
X
v8.1.x
X
X
X
X
X
X
v8.2.x X X X X X X X X


1 FICON qualified release. See https://www-304.ibm.com/servers/resourcelink/lib03020.nsf/pages/switchesAndDirectorsQualifiedForIbmSystemZRFiconRAndFcpChannels?OpenDocument.
 


Cross reference information
Product Component Platform Version Edition
SAN384B-2 Fabric Backbone (2499-416)
SAN48B-5 Switch (2498-F48)
SAN768B-2 Fabric Backbone (2499-816)
SAN24B-5 Switch (2498-F24)
SAN96B-5 Switch (2498-F96-N96)
SAN42B-R (2498-R42)
SAN512B-6 Director (8961-F08)
SAN64B-6 Switch (8960-F64-N64)
SAN256B-6 Director (8961-F04)
SAN24B-6 (8960-F24)
SAN18B-6 Switch (8960-R18) Platform Independent All Versions

Document information

More support for: SAN512B-6 Director (8961-F08)

Component: --

Version: Version Independent

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: S1009577

Modified date: 23 April 2019