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New! Update for FCoE Cookbook for Virtual Connect

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New! Update for FCoE Cookbook for Virtual Connect



I hope everyone enjoyed their weekend :)


Here is the latest update to the FCoE Cookbook for Virtual Connect with Version 4.45 Firmware enhancements.






For those who have some issues to access the file due to the separation, try




What’s new:

  • Changed recommended vfc binding method for all Cisco scenarios (used to bind to the MAC address of each e-node – for HP 5900CP Series, it’s still required by Comware Software to define one vfc interface for each blade using MAC binding method)
  • Added the minimum firmware version required to support FCoE on 40Gb uplink ports
  • Added the VC FlexFabric-20/40 F8 Module’s 40Gb uplink ports to the support list
  • Added support for Nexus 6000 Series
  • Added information on Port Chanel limitation with Nexus 6000 Series
  • Added information on HP OneView (not currently supported)
  • Added information on FCoE Multi-Hop connectivity support with HP 5900
  • Added note on Uplink Ports in SUS showing Linked-Standby if no server profile is using the network
  • Updated some URLs with hpe.com
  • Other minor changes