Intel® Server Board S2600ST Family BIOS and Firmware Update for Intel® One Boot Flash Update (Intel® OFU) Utility

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4/7/2022

Introduction

Intel® Server Board S2600ST Family BIOS and firmware update for Intel® One Boot Flash Update (Intel® OFU) Utility. (02.01.0015), read firmware dependencies in the requirements section.

Available Downloads

  • Size: 81.5 MB
  • SHA1: A35A8FBAEFE0459EB3E68EC0E840F9FE93904C6C

Detailed Description

System firmware requirements

 

To update the system firmware stack to the versions included in this updated package, the currently loaded system firmware stack on the system must meet the following:

 

System BIOS - 02.01.0014

ME Firmware - 04.01.04.505

BMC Firmware - 2.86.2da97d3f

FRUSDR - 1.81

PMEM       - 1.2.0.5446 

 

Failure to get to the required firmware stack may cause unexpected results.

 

About this release:

 

System BIOS: 02.01.0015

ME Firmware: 04.01.04.601.0

BMC Firmware : 2.88.6999d21a

FRUSDR : 1.82

PMEM: 01.02.00.5446

 

Support platforms and dependency

 

Processors supported: 1st and 2nd Generation Intel(R) Xeon(R) Processor Scalable families

 

Microcode versions:

 

          CPUID          Version     Status

    0x50654    0x02006c0a   (1st Generation Intel(R) Xeon(R) Scalable H0,M0,U0)

    0x50656    0x0400320a   (2nd Generation Intel(R) Xeon(R) Scalable B0,L0,R0)

    0x50657    0x0500320a   (2nd Generation Intel(R) Xeon(R) Scalable B1,L1,R1)

 

The following update process must be followed to ensure a trouble-free update:

 

1. Manageability Engine (ME) firmware

2. BIOS

3. FD

4. FRUSDR

5. BMC firmware

6. PMEM (if installed) 

 

Important note

 

  • You must install this updated package using Intel® One-boot Flash Update (OFU) V14.1 Build 28 or later Intel® One Boot Flash Update (Intel® OFU) Utility for Intel® Server Boards and Intel® Server Systems Based on Intel® 62X Chipset
  • OFU utility with flashupdt tool does not support PMEM FW update, please refer to "PMEM_Update_Intructions.txt" part of this package for instructions to update PMEM.
  • This SFUP package includes the FW 01.02.00.5446 for Intel® Optane™ DC Persistent Memory (PMEM), if you received your PMEM DIMMs with a different FW, please install this one.
  • Starting from BMC 2.22.59c3b83a, when KCS Policy Control Mode is configured as "Deny ALL" on BMC EWS, BMC and FRUSDR cannot be upgraded/downgraded as expected behavior. Updates can still be performed via Redfish or BMC EWS
  • Starting from BMC v2.86, BMC does not allow the upload .key files and only accepts .pem file for SSL certificates. 
  • BMC and FRUSDR versions cannot be downgraded to backward versions. 

 

Refer to the Release Notes file for a complete list of known issues, workarounds, and detailed requirements.