TITLE: HP ProLiant Integrated Lights-Out 2 (iLO 2) Firmware VERSION: 1.42 Rev. B DESCRIPTION: This package installs an updated version of the firmware for the HP ProLiant Integrated Lights-Out 2 (iLO2) Management Processor for the supported workstation models and operating systems. Integrated Lights-Out 2 (iLO 2) V1.42 is a standard feature enhancement/bug fix release and does not require the purchase of a licensed feature upgrade. The current feature set available on the management processor will remain intact after installing this firmware. NOTE: Effective 9 July 2007, iLO Advanced Packs and iLO Select Packs may be purchased on an individual basis, or as part of an Insight Control software suite. If purchased with an Insight Control Suite or iLO Power Management Pack, Technical Support and Software Update Services are provided for all software, including iLO Advanced or iLO Select. If purchased on a standalone basis, iLO Advanced Packs or the iLO Select Packs enable a one-time key activation of licensed features. After the initial activation, feature upgrades will require the purchase of upgrade license keys in iLO 2 firmware releases following version 1.35. PURPOSE: Routine SOFTPAQ NUMBER: SP37917 SUPERSEDES: SP36806 EFFECTIVE DATE: November 15, 2007 CATEGORY: Software - System Management SSM SUPPORTED: No PRODUCT TYPE(S): Workstations HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S): HP ProLiant xw460c Blade Workstation: All Models SOFTWARE PRODUCT(S): None DEVICES SUPPORTED: HP ProLiant iLO 2 Legacy Support Function HP ProLiant iLO 2 Management Controller OPERATING SYSTEM(S): Microsoft Windows XP Professional Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition LANGUAGE(S): Global ENHANCEMENTS: - Supports the 'Error Record Persistence' feature of the WHEA architecture. - Enables the Microsoft Windows Operating System to save and retrieve hardware error records to/from battery-backed non-volatile storage (NVRAM). - Improves hardware error diagnosis by allowing otherwise un-loggable events to be retrieved on the next operating system boot in order to be reviewed and logged to operating system logs. FIXES: - Fixes an issue that can potentially cause VSP data loss when displaying to the screen. - Corrects licensing requirements for select license users who are using shared remote console/playback. - Fixes an issue that can potentially cause the system to hang when installing Microsoft Windows Server 2003 on a blade server if a VSP client is not connected. PREREQUISITES: None INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Download the Smart Component and place it in a temporary directory. Then double-click the Smart Component to run. 2. Select "Install" to start the component installer. The component files are then extracted to a temporary location on the hard drive, or select "Extract" to extract the component files. 3. Click the "Install" button to Flash updated firmware to iLO 2. NOTE: Additional installation options are available by running the installation from the command prompt. For a detailed list of options, type cpXXXXXX.exe /? (where XXXXXX is the smart component number). Copyright (c) 2007 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.