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Registered: ‎05-19-2016

Brocade 8000 - Upgrade Firmware

Hi all,

 

So I am trying to upgrade the firmware on my Brocade 8000 switch since it has not been upgraded in a very long time, and I am a little confused on the process.

 

The firmwareshow command shows me that my FOS version is 6.4.0. Now is it possible to upgrade to the latest firmware version directly, or do I have to upgrade the firmware one version at a time?

 

Also, where do I find the firmware? I have looked around on the Brocade website and on Google, but i haven't found any actual files to download to use.

 

Thanks,

 

Brocade Moderator
Posts: 51
Registered: ‎09-10-2008

Re: Brocade 8000 - Upgrade Firmware

Hello ,

 

Last version for Brocade 8000 is 7.2.1 ,

 

You can dowload the FOS  from the download area of the MyBrocade site  :

 

https://login.brocade.com/?TAM_OP=login&AUTH_CODE=0x00000000&URL=%2Fwps%2Fmyportal%2F&HOSTNAME=my.brocade.com&PROTOCOL=https

 

 ! : The Brocade 8000 is not supported with FOS v7.2.0 and later.

 

6.4.0  -> 7.0.x -> 7.1.2

 

Regards

Jerome

 

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