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Cisco Bug: CSCvh78221 - VIC1340/1380 supported firmware version is different between Cisco and VMware compatibility guide

Last Modified

Sep 14, 2019

Products (1)

  • Cisco Unified Computing System

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Description (partial)

The supported VIC1340/1380 firmware version noted on Cisco HCL site is different from Vmware compatibility site as below.

・UCS B200 M4
・2.30 GHz E5-2699 v3 CPU
・Cisco UCS VIC 1340
・Cisco UCS VIC 1380
・ESXi 6.5 U1

UCS 1340 Virtual Interface Card 
Firmware Version: 4.1(2)

「Search Options」->「Server Type」->"B-Series" ->
「Server Model」->"Cisco UCS B200 M4" 
「Processor Version」->"Intel Xeon E5-2600 v3 Series processors" 
「Operating System」->"VMware" 
「Operating System Version」->"ESXi 6.5 U1" 

「Component」->「2.2(8) last published 2017-09-01」
「UCS 1340 Virtual Interface Card」 and 「UCS 1380 Virtual Interface Card」
「Firmware Version」 is "4.1(2)"

VMware:The version shows 4.0(1j).
「What are you looking for:」->"IO Devices" ->
「Product Release Version:」->"ESXi 6.5 U1" ->
「Brand Name :」->"Cisco" 
「Keyword:」 ->"VIC" 
「Update and View Results」->
「UCS VIC 1340 Network」 and 「UCS VIC 1380 Network」's firmware are all 4.0(1j).

Customer hope two sides can keep same version but VMware side said if Cisco had no request, they won't update the list.
VMware HCL site update is required via Cisco.
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