Broadcom NetXtreme II drivers software release vT6.0.4.3 Gold - IBM System X and BladeCenter



Severity: Suggested

Supported adapter options:

  • 39Y6066 - NetXtreme II 1000 Express Ethernet Adapter
  • 42C1780 - NetXtreme II 1000 Express Dual-Port Ethernet Adapter
  • 49Y4220 - NetXtreme II 1000 Express Quad-Port Ethernet Adapter
  • 42C1790 - NetXtreme II 10 Gigabit Ethernet Express Fiber SR Adapter
  • 49Y7910 - NetXtreme II Dual-Port 10GBase-T Adapter for IBM System x
  • 44W4479 - 2/4 Port Ethernet Expansion Card CFFh for IBM BladeCenter
  • 44W4465 - 2/4 Port 10 GB Ethernet Expansion Card CFFh for IBM BladeCenter

Software Compatibility:

  • BCM5706 NetXtreme II Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
  • BCM5706S NetXtreme II Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
  • BCM5708 NetXtreme II Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
  • BCM5708S NetXtreme II Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
  • BCM5709 NetXtreme II Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
  • BCM5709S NetXtreme II Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
  • BCM5716 NetXtreme II Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
  • BCM57710 NetXtreme II 10 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
  • BCM57711 NetXtreme II 10 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter

Change history

Key Fixes & Enhancements with latest vT6.0.4.3 software release include:

  • BASP update to avoid Hyper-V conflict with Microsoft network monitor.
  • Windows driver enhancement for proper link status timer in OS event log.
  • VMQ support for 57710, 57711, and 5709-based products.
  • iSCSI F6 driver kit enhancement to include eVBD.
  • Improvements to iSCSI HBA out-of-order processing (OOO).
  • Improvements to 5771x TOE out-of-order processing (OOO).
  • RHEL6.0 and SLES11 U1 support for Linux.

See the change history file for more information.

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Document id:  MIGR-5092473
Last modified:  2013-01-25
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