BIOS and Firmware Update Package for UEFI for Intel® Server M50FCP Family



Provides Intel® Server Board M50FCP Family BIOS and Firmware Update Package for UEFI.

Available Downloads

  • Size: 45 MB
  • SHA256: F4BC1D81F2FAEB0492D282F69FA7A3C430D1279658986DF0E003D9E43AE9A075

Detailed Description


This update package includes the following production level system software updates and update utilities:

  • System BIOS: 01.02.0001
  • ME Firmware:
  • BMC Firmware: 1.95
  • FRU: 0.07
  • CPLD: v3p0
  • sysfwupdt.efi: Version 16.0.9

Intel highly recommends reading Readme and Update Instructions.txt entirety before performing the system update. 

System Software Requirements

  • System BIOS: production version R01.01.0005 or later
  • BMC Firmware: production version 1.81 or later
  • CPLD: production version V3P0 or later


Important notes

  • This is the first FW to support the 5th Generation Intel® Xeon Scalable Processors
  • The update script in the Version R01.02.001 package contains the "-UpdateNvram" parameter. This parameter will update the NVRAM region and restore the BIOS Default settings
  • PCH SVN to 03, If a FW downgrade is required refer to the SVN_Bypass Jumper on the BIOS Release Notes on this package
  • Do NOT interrupt or reboot or remove power from your system during the update process. Doing so may render your system inoperable.
  • Do NOT attempt to down rev the system software once loaded on to the system. Doing so may render your system inoperable.
  • Please refer to the readme for detailed information of the package and update instruction.
  • Please refer to the respective "Release Notes" files for complete list of known issues, workarounds and detailed requirements.


Supported Products

  • Intel® Server Board M50FCP Family

Contact Intel for pre-production hardware support requirements.