VMware ESXi 5.0 Update 3 Installable NEC Custom ISO Image Release Notes
NEC Custom ISO Image (Version 5.0.3-01)
Updated Date: Oct. 28, 2013
VMware vSphere version number: ESXi 5.0 Update 3 (build 1311175)
NEC Custom ISO Image includes the basic device drivers which are required for running VMware ESXi 5 on NEC servers.
When you install ESXi 5 on an NEC server, please be sure to use NEC Custom ISO Image.
Components of image
|What component||Name of component||Version||Build||Link to VMware Download Center|
|NIC Driver||Broadcom 1G NIC||3.133d.v50.1||1306612||Go to VMware|
|NIC Driver||Broadcom 10G NIC||1.78.27.v50.1||1306055||Go to VMware|
|RAID Driver||Promise Technology SAS HBA||4.07.0000.75||542120||Go to VMware|
|Custom Configuration||NEC Configuration||5.0.3-01||-||-|
Please use NEC servers certified by VMware.
For details, please see the VMware Certified Compatibility Guides.
NEC Custom ISO Image can be used for both fresh install and upgrade from ESX/ESXi 4.
For details, please visit the NEC PP Support Portal Site.
No issue is reported for to this NEC Custom ISO Image.
For general known issues of ESXi 5.0 Update 3, please see the release notes of VMware website.
Support information for Custom Image
Support related to NEC Custom Image is exclusively provided to NEC customers with a maintenance support contract.