UCS

Upgrade Timelines

  • VMware 6.0 U1 → VMWare 6.0 U3
  • UCS 2.0 → 4.0 (update all)
Start
17:40 - Configured GW / CUBEs to preference CVP A (SIP Server Group Config)
17:55 - Zero Calls on CVP B side - shutdown servers.
18:08 - ESXi in Maintenance Mode - Reboot
18:10 - F6 - Boot from Mapped Drive (VMware)
18:15 - Booting from ESXi Mapped Drive
18:20 - VMware loaded - Installer
18:22 - Upgrade complete - Remove Disk - Reboot
18:28 - ESXi Full loaded
18:30 - Cisco HUU ISO mapped and server reboot requested
18:33 - Booting from HUU ISO
18:40 - Boot Screen of HHU changes to white screen instead of just the loading icon.....
18:44 - Firmware initial Copy completed... installer continues 'loading'' drivers....
18:48 - License Agreement
18:49 - Upgrade All Selected - proceeding
19:04 - CIMC - PASS
19:14 - SAS-EXPANDER - PASS
19:14 - Intel i350 LOM - PASS
19:14 - Intel i350 port adapter 1
19:17 - Intel i350 port adapter 2
19:20 - Cisco 12 G SAS Modular Raid HBA
19:26 - BIOS - PASS
19:27 - Exit / Reboot
19:34 - CIMC Pinging.....and then not (upgrading CIMC I assume...)
19:40 - CIMC PInging again ....
19:49 - ESXi Pingable & CIMC updated !!!
19:55 - First VM Started - & VMware Tools In progress.... - completed @ 20:01
...
Configured other VM to upgrade VM on Startup
...
19:15 - All Machines up with VMware tools updated
20:20 - Gateways reconfigured for Load balancing.
This website uses cookies. By using the website, you agree with storing cookies on your computer. Also you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree leave the website.More information about cookies