Updating hp proliant firmware sccm
Hewlett-Packard Server Updates Catalog for System Center Configuration Manager 2007 enables IT administrators to use Microsoft Systems Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) RTM, SP1, or R2 to automatically manage and distribute HP Pro Liant server system software, firmware, and complete support packs.With the HP Catalog, customers can manage HP server inventory and software updates with the same ease they use to manage operating system updates.
The HP Catalog allows remote scanning of HP server software configurations and reporting of the results through the SCCM console. ***** i LO 3 reboot in progress (may take up to 60 seconds.) ***** Please ignore console messages, if any.Just a quick FYI that it looks like HP released their Server Updates Catalog for System Center Configuration Manager 2007.If you have any Pro Liants in your environment then this is probably one you’ll want to check out.I have their overview below but you can get all the details here.The catalog also enables management and distribution of complete Support Packs or individual components (drivers, ROM, and software agents).
Insight Control for Microsoft System Center is a package of integration kits that aim to integrate HP Hardware and Software with Microsoft System Center.
HP Storage integrations for Microsoft System Center: SCOM and SCVMM plugins are now part of the unified HP One View for Microsoft System Center.
To update the HP i LO, go to this page under the section Products Firmware and Tools, click on the version that your server has and download the firmware.
Download the file according to your Operating System.
My OS is a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, so I downloaded the file and then copied to the server.
i LO 1 v.1.96 – CP023365.scexe i LO 2 v.2.29 – CP027871.scexe i LO 3 v.1.20 – CP014002.scexe You first need to have at least i LO 3 version 1.20 to update to later versions i LO 3 v.1.85 – CP026424.scexe i LO 4 v.2.30 – CP026236.scexe To update, you run the file as shown below FLASH_i LO3 v1.09 for Linux (Jan 23 2013) (C) Copyright 2002-2013 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L. Firmware image: ilo3_155Current i LO 3 firmware version 1.26; Serial number ILOBRC14004X5 Component XML file: CP018561CP018561reports firmware version 1.55 This operation will update the firmware on the i LO 3 in this server with version 1.55.