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If using a VLAN ID for the BMC, IP Information might be lost after an Element upgrade

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Applies to

  • SolidFire
  • Element Upgrade
  • BMC


If a VLAN ID is used on a BMC (IPMI) of an H500S / H700S / H410S, the VLAN ID must be disabled prior to upgrading Element OS or the firmware upgrade will fail, resulting in a corrupted node that will most likely need to be replaced.


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