Tag: HP Enclosure

How to add a new VLAN on an HP Enclosure?

1. Open the Virtual Connect Manager for the enclosure.
2. Click on Ethernet Networks.
3. Right click on External Connections and choose “Add”.
4. Input the network name ” ” (including the vlan id is encouraged).
5. Place a check mark on “Use Shared Uplink Set:”
6. Select the appropriate “Shared Uplink Set”.
7. Enter the VLAN ID on “External VLAN ID:”
8. Click “Apply”.


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How to update HP Qnboard Administrator Firmware?

Please follow the below steps to update HP Enclosure.

1. Login to “HP BladeSystem Onboard Administrator“.
2. Click on “Rack Firmware” to view the current firmware version.
3. Click on “Active Onboard Administrator” under “Enclosure Information”.
4. Click on “Firmware Update“.
5. Browse to upload the download the firmware.
6. Click on “Upload“.

Note, updating the active OA in first enclosure will automatically update the standby OA. It will never affect your system.

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