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AP769A compatibility with vmware PCIe 8GB Fibre Channel

Frenchy Bob
Occasional Visitor

AP769A compatibility with vmware PCIe 8GB Fibre Channel

Hi, i would like to say if this card, 8Gb PCIe (Brocade chipset i know) is validate with vmware?
On Product Bulletin, at HBA's section is validate with vmware and it's not validate on vmware's compatibility list.
Thks for your help !!

Bob
3 REPLIES
cnb
Honored Contributor

Re: AP769A compatibility with vmware PCIe 8GB Fibre Channel

Bob,

According to this Quickspec Version it is now supported under these additional O/S and platforms:

http://h20195.www2.hp.com/v2/GetPDF.aspx/c01385009.pdf


What's New
HP StorageWorks 81B and 82B PCI-e Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters now support the following:
VMware ESX Server 3.5 and 4.0
Windows Server 2003 R2 and Windows Server 2008 R2
EVA6400 and EVA8400
XP Disk Arrays
HP ProLiant DL785 G5/G6

Please see the link for ALL of the supported Software and Hardware.

Rgds,

Frenchy Bob
Occasional Visitor

Re: AP769A compatibility with vmware PCIe 8GB Fibre Channel

Hello, so we have a problem for vmware installation, VMware don't see cards.
I think we go order 2 cards 4Gb. i don't find vmware driver for this card, you have an idea ?

Thank for your help !
Regards,

Bobby.
Frenchy Bob
Occasional Visitor

Re: AP769A compatibility with vmware PCIe 8GB Fibre Channel

It's ok now. Problem resolved, the base firmware was too old.


Thk yu !
Bob.