Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) Update Utility for Intel® Ethernet Network Adapter 700 Series



Provides the Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) Update Utility for Intel® Ethernet Network Adapter 700 Series.

Available Downloads

  • OS Independent
  • Size: 334.4 MB
  • SHA1: 0D53658A5B05616B9C413884EB6133D2B77ACB82

Detailed Description

Change Notice, May 14, 2021:
NVM Update Package 8.15 has been updated to address the following issues:

  • Allow update from fixed Image Intel® Ethernet Network Adapter XXV710-DA2 in 7.30 package to newer version 8.15
  • Allow update from HPE X710-DA2 OCP3.0 From 8.00 to newer version 8.15
  • Fix for failing failover function for OCP2.0 - X710-DA2OCP1G1P5 in 8.15 NVM Images
  • Allow update from Fujitsu X710-DA2/DA4 OCPv3 to newer version 8.15
  • Fix for unexpected character which was presented when RDE GET operation is performed on INTEL X710-DA2
  • Fix for the issue - Intel FPGA PAC N3000 the PCIe links to the XL710 Ethernet Controller can intermittently fail to be established.

What was updated
New Images were added to NVM Update Package configuration file and three NVM Images with fixes are present in updated package.

Products affected

  • Intel® Ethernet Network Adapter XXV710-DA2, Product Code 870823.001, Part Number J65979-003 (or later -xxx)
  • Intel® FPGA PAC N3000, Part Number BD-NVV-N3000-1, BD-NVV-N3000-2, BD-NVV-N3000-3, BD-NVV-N3000-V, BD-NVV-N3000-VH
  • Intel® Ethernet Network Adapter X710-2 for OCP NIC 3.0, Part Number K97342-002; K87226-002
  • Intel® Ethernet Network Adapter X710-4 for OCP NIC 3.0, Part Number K87231-002
  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X710-2, Part Number K97470-003;
  • Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter OCP X710-2; X710-DA2OCP1G1P5, Part J54583-002

Other information
If you use any of affected products listed above, it is recommended that you update to the new NVM package file. Otherwise, there is no need to update. All other files remain as is; there is no impact to other products.



This package contains all files required to update the non-volatile memory (NVM) on the Intel® Ethernet Adapters in your system. It contains the NVM update utility, configuration file, updated NVM binaries, and required driver files.

See the readme file for more information, such as limitations and prerequisites, UEFI requirements, and how to use a script.

Note:  Updated download file with 8.15 version from Release 25.5

Files contents

  • 700Series_NVMUpdatePackage_v8_15_Linux.tar.gz
  • 700Series_NVMUpdatePackage_v8_15_FreeBSD.tar.gz
  • 700Series_NVMUpdatePackage_v8_15_ESX.tar.gz

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