Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) Update Utility for Intel® Ethernet Adapters 700 Series—FreeBSD*



Provides the Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) Update Utility for Intel® Ethernet Adapters 700 Series—FreeBSD*.

Available Downloads

  • FreeBSD*
  • Size: 60.9 MB
  • SHA256: 87D6A13918B7735D998266A90EEE43C54808DB1F61BE5894EA3072B22B5C2819

Detailed Description

Change Notice, April 1, 2021:

NVM Update Package 7.30 has been updated due to the issue: Link remains down after link down-link up operation on ESXi* OS.

What was updated:

A single NVM image file was updated to address the link toggle issue.

Product affected:

Only one product is affected: Intel® Ethernet Network Adapter XXV710-DA2, Product Code 870823.001, Part Number J65979-003 (or later -xxx).

Issue is present only on ESXi operating system.

Other information:

If you use the affected product 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 Adapter in your system. It contains the NVM Update Utility for FreeBSD*, 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 7.30 version from SW Release 25.1

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