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Registered: ‎11-13-2014

Upgrade Brocade 5100 from version 6 to 7

Hi guys,

 

We have a Brocade 5100 in version 6. Unfortunately, I think that the support is over ...

We want to upgrade it to version 7.

 

1. Do you think that doing this we will loose the licenses ? 

2. Is there issues doing this upgrade ?

3. Is there a method to recover licenses from the switch before upgrading it ?

 

 

Thanks for your answers.

 

Cheers,

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Registered: ‎02-23-2004

Re: Upgrade Brocade 5100 from version 6 to 7

answer to

 

1) No.

2) No, upgrade is not disruptive, simple follow the FOS Upgrade targer path

http://community.brocade.com/t5/Fibre-Channel-SAN/Brocade-Fabric-OS-Target-Path-Technical-Brief-v4-2/ta-p/63946

 

3) from command line "licenseshow" command you get the output all installed license, need simple copy and past the License key.

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