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ftServer 2900, 4900, 6900

Supported Release StatusShipping from MFGCurrent 6.7 Bug-fix Release for vSphere 6.7
ESX operating SystemVMware vSphere 6.7
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
Supported Update ReleaseESXi 6.7ESXi 6.7
Update 1Update 2
ftserver system software release6.7.1.06.7.2.0
ftserver system software build6.7.1-1016.7.2-121
ftserver system software release date2/15/20195/20/2019
minimum bmc release5.345.34
current bmc release5.345.34
minimum vtm or fssaa releaseN/AN/A
current vtm or fssaa releaseN/AN/A
Minumum BIOS release1.0:261.0:26
current bios release1.0:261.0:26

ftServer 2810, 4810, 6810

Supported Release StatusShipping from MFGCurrent 6.5 Bug-fix Release for vSphere 6.5Current 6.7 Bug-fix Release for vSphere 6.7

ESX Operating System

VMware vSphere 6.5 Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus EditionsVMware vSphere 6.5 Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions

Supported Update Release

ESXi 6.5 Update 1ESXi 6.5 Update 2ESXi 6.7 Update 2

ftServer System Software Release

6.5.1.06.5.2.36.7.2.0

ftServer System Software Build

6.5.1-1146.5.2-1386.7.2-121

ftServer System Software Release Date

12/6/20173/29/20195/20/2019

Minimum BMC Release

4.714.734.73

Current BMC Release

4.714.734.73

Minimum VTM or fsSAA Release

N/AN/AN/A

Current VTM or fsSAA Release

N/AN/AN/A

Minimum BIOS Release

9.1:319.1:319.1:31

Current BIOS Release

9.1:319.1:339.1:33

ftServer 2800, 4800, 6800

Supported Release StatusShipping from MFGCurrent 6.0 Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 6 Update 1Current 6.0 Bug-fix Release for vSphere 6 Update 2Current 6.0 Bug-fix Release for vSphere 6 Update 3Current 6.0 Bug-fix Release for vSphere 6.5Current 6.7 Bug-fix Release for vSphere 6.7

ESX Operating System

VMware vSphere 6.5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 6.0
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 6.5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 6.7
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions

Supported Update Release

ESXi 6.5
Update 1
ESXi 6.0
Update 1
ESXi 6.0
Update 2
ESXi 6.0
Update 3
ESXi 6.5
Update 2
ESXi 6.7
Update 2

ftServer System Software Release

6.5.1.06.0.1.16.0.2.56.0.3.46.5.2.36.7.2.0

ftServer System Software Build

6.5.1-1146.0.1-2636.0.2-3156.0.3-3246.5.2-1386.7.2-121

ftServer System Software Release Date

12/6/201701/21/20168/28/20173/29/20193/29/20195/20/2019

Minimum BMC Release

4.714.524.634.714.734.73

Current BMC Release

4.714.634.634.734.734.73

Minimum VTM or fsSAA Release

N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Current VTM or fsSAA Release

N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Minimum BIOS Release

8.1:738.1:638.1:648.1:698.1:738.1:73

Current BIOS Release

8.1:738.1:648.1:648.1:778.1:778.1:77

ftServer 2710, 4710, 6410

Supported Release StatusShipping from MFGCurrent 5.1.1 Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5.5 Update 1Current 5.1.2 Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5.5 Update 2Current 5.1.3 Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5.5 Update 3Current 6.0 Bug-fix Release for vSphere 6 Update 2Current 6.0 Bug-fix Release for vSphere 6 Update 3

ESX Operating System

Vmware vSphere 6.0
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5.5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5.5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5.5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 6.0
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 6.0
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions

Supported Update Release

ESXi 6.0
Update 2
ESXi5.5
Update 1
ESXi5.5
Update 2
ESXi5.5
Update 3
ESXi6.0
Update 2
ESXi6.0
Update 3

ftServer System Software Release

6.0.2.05.1.1.35.1.2.35.1.3.66.0.2.56.0.3.4

ftServer System Software Build

6.0.2-2905.1.1-2425.1.2.2535.1.3.2786.0.2-3156.0.3-324

ftServer System Software Release Date

8/9/201602/21/201510/20/201511/16/20188/28/20173/29/2019

Minimum BMC Release

3.253.183.243.253.254.71

Current BMC Release

3.253.253.253.253.254.73

Minimum VTM or fsSAA Release

N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Current VTM or fsSAA Release

N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Minimum BIOS Release

7.0:277.0:277.0:277.0:277.0:278.1:69

Current BIOS Release

7.0:277.0:277.0:277.0:277.0:278.1:77

ftServer 2700, 4700, 6400

Supported Release StatusShipping from MFGCurrent 5.0.0
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5.1
Current 5.0.1
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5.1 Update 1
Current 5.0.2
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5.1 Update 2
Current 5.0.3 Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5.1 Update 3Current 5.1.1
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5.5 Update 1
Current 5.1.2
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5.5 Update 2
Current 5.1.3
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5.5 Update 3
Current 6.0.2
Bug-fix Release for vSphere 6 Update 2
Current 6.0.3
Bug-fix Release for vSphere 6 Update 3

ESX Operating System

Vmware vSphere 6.0
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5.1
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5.1
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5.1
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5.1
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5.5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5.5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5.5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 6.0
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 6.0
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions

Supported Update Release

ESXi 6.0
Update 2
ESXi 5.1ESXi 5.1
Update 1
ESXi 5.1
Update 2
ESXi 5.1
Update 3
ESXi5.5
Update 1
ESXi5.5
Update 2
ESXi5.5
Update 3
ESXi6.0
Update 2
ESXi6.0
Update 3

ftServer System Software Release

6.0.2.05.0.0.65.0.1.45.0.2.35.0.3.15.1.1.35.1.2.35.1.3.66.0.2.56.0.3.3

ftServer System Software Build

6.0.2-2905.0.0-2275.0.1-2445.0.2-2455.0.3-2565.1.1-2425.1.2-2535.1.3.2786.0.2-3156.0.3-323

ftServer System Software Release Date

8/9/20161/24/201402/19/201504/24/201512/7/201502/21/201510/20/201511/16/20188/28/201711/16/2018

Minimum BMC Release

3.253.153.153.153.243.183.243.253.253.25

Current BMC Release

3.253.253.253.253.253.253.253.253.253.25

Minimum VTM or Release

N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Current VTM or Release

N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Minimum BIOS Release

6.3:586.3:576.3:576.3:576.3:586.3:586.3:586.3:586.3:586.3:58

Current BIOS Release

6.3:586.3:576.3:586.3:58 6.3:586.3:586.3:586.3:586.3:586.3:58

ftServer 4500, 6300

Supported Release StatusShipping from MFGCurrent 3.0 Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 4
Update 2

ESX Operating System

VMware vSphere 4 Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus EditionsVMware vSphere 4 Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions

Supported Update Release

ESX 4.0ESX 4.0 Update 2

ftServer System Software Release

3.0.0.03.0.2.0

ftServer System Software Build

3.0.1733.0.2.199

ftServer System Software Release Date

4/19/20124/27/2010

Minimum BMC Release

2.132.15

Current BMC Release

2.132.15

Minimum VTM or Release

N/AN/A

Current VTM or Release

N/AN/A

Minimum BIOS Release

4.1:814.1:82

Current BIOS Release

4.1:814.1:82

ftServer 2600, 4500, 6300, 6310: 1 of 2

Supported Release StatusShipping from MFGCurrent 3.1.2
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 4 Update 2
Current 3.1.3
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 4 Update 3
Current 3.1.4
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 4 Update 4
Current 4.0
Release for vSphere 5
Current 4.0.0
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5

ESX Operating System

VMware vSphere 5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 4
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 4
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 4
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions

Supported Update Release

ESXi 5.0ESX 4.0
Update 2
ESX 4.0
Update 3
ESX 4.0
Update 4
ESXi 5.0ESXi 5.0

ftServer System Software Release

4.0.0.03.1.2.33.1.3.23.1.4.54.0.0.04.0.0.2

ftServer System Software Build

4.0.0-1743.1.2-1763.1.3-1603.1.4-1754.0.0-1744.0.0-200

ftServer System Software Release Date

1/5/20121/31/20158/29/201212/17/20131/5/201212/05/2012

Minimum BMC Release

3.173.173.173.193.173.17

Current BMC Release

3.173.173.173.193.173.17

Minimum VTM or Release

N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Current VTM or Release

N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Minimum BIOS Release

5.0:175.0:175.0:175.0:175.0:175.0:17

Current BIOS Release

5.0:175.0:175.0:175.0:175.0:175.0:17

ftServer 2600, 4500, 6300, 6310: 2 of 2

 

Supported Release StatusCurrent 4.0.1
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5
Update 1
Current 4.0.2
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5
Update 2
Current 4.0.3
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere 5
Update 3
Current 4.1.0
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere
ESXi 5.1
Current 4.1.1
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere
ESXi 5.1 Update 1
Current 4.1.2
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere
ESXi 5.1 Update 2
Current 4.1.3
Bug-Fix Release for vSphere
ESXI 5.1 Update 3

ESX Operating System

VMware vSphere 5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions
VMware vSphere 5
Standard, Advanced and Enterprise Plus Editions

Supported Update Release

ESXi 5.0
Update 1
ESXi 5.0
Update 2
ESXi 5.0
Update 3
ESXi 5.1ESXi 5.1
Update 1
ESXi 5.1
Update 2
ESXi 5.1
Update 3

ftServer System Software Release

4.0.1.34.0.2.24.0.3.34.1.0.24.1.1.14.1.2.3 4.1.3.2

ftServer System Software Build

4.0.1-2174.0.2-2284.0.3-2334.1.0-834.1.1-844.1.2-97 4.1.3.108

ftServer System Software Release Date

11/25/20132/03/201410/22/201411/15/201311/08/20131/23/2015 5/21/2018

Minimum BMC Release

3.173.193.193.193.193.213.21

Current BMC Release

3.173.193.213.193.193.21 3.21

Minimum VTM or Release

N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Current VTM or Release

N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Minimum BIOS Release

5.0:175.0:175.0:175.0:175.0:175.0:17 5.0:17

Current BIOS Release

5.0:175.0:175.0:175.0:175.0:175.0:17 5.0:17