VMware ESXi 6.7 Update 3 Installable NEC Custom ISO Image Release Notes

NEC Custom ISO Image includes the basic device drivers which are required for running VMware ESXi 6.7 Update 3 on NEC servers.
When you install ESXi 6.7 Update 3 on an NEC server, please be sure to use NEC Custom ISO Image.

NEC Custom ISO Image for Express5800 (R120h, T120h and R110j Series) and NX7700x (A5010E-2)

NEC Custom ISO Image (Version 6.7-04GEN)
Updated Date: October 15, 2019
VMware vSphere version number: ESXi 6.7 Update 3 (build 14320388)

Included Outbox Drivers of image

What component Name of component Name of Driver Version Build Link to VMware Download Center
RAID Driver MSCC SmartRAID Adapters smartpqi 1.0.3.2309-1OEM 13601990 Go to VMware
NIC Driver Qlogic 25G NIC qedentv 3.11.7.0-1OEM 13795803 Go to VMware
NIC Driver Qlogic 10G NIC qfle3 1.0.86.0-1OEM 14038984 Go to VMware
NIC Driver Intel 10G NIC ixgben 1.7.15-1OEM 13388921 Go to VMware
NIC Driver Intel 10G NIC i40en 1.7.11-1OEM 9910321 Go to VMware
NIC Driver Intel 1G NIC igbn 1.4.7-1OEM 10196691 Go to VMware
FC Driver Emulex FC Controller lpfc 12.0.257.5-1OEM 9560675 Go to VMware
FC Driver Qlogic FC Controller qlnativefc 3.1.16.1-1OEM 13976864 Go to VMware
Agentless Management Service iLO amsd 670.11.4.0-18 - -
iLO Channel Interface Driver iLO ilo 670.10.1.0.16-1OEM - -
Custom Configuration NEC Configuration - 6.7-04 - -

NEC Custom ISO Image for the other Series

NEC Custom ISO Image (Version 6.7-04)
Updated Date: November 26, 2019
VMware vSphere version number: ESXi 6.7 Update 3 (build 14320388)

Included Outbox Drivers of image

What component Name of component Name of Driver Version Build Link to VMware Download Center
NIC Driver Qlogic 10G NIC qfle3 1.0.86.0-1OEM 14038984 Go to VMware
NIC Driver Qlogic 10G NIC bnx2x 2.713.60.v60.2-1OEM 8174539 Go to VMware
NIC Driver Intel 10G NIC ixgben 1.7.20-1OEM 14162871 Go to VMware
NIC Driver Intel 10G NIC i40en 1.8.6-1OEM 13636624 Go to VMware
NIC Driver Intel 1G NIC igbn 1.4.7-1OEM 10196691 Go to VMware
FC Driver Emulex FC Controller lpfc 12.4.242.0-1OEM 14422376 Go to VMware
FC Driver Qlogic FC Controller qlnativefc 3.1.16.1-1OEM 13976864 Go to VMware
Custom Configuration NEC Configuration - 6.7-04 - -

Hardware compatibility

Please use NEC servers certified by VMware.
For details, please see the VMware Certified Compatibility Guides.
http://www.vmware.com/resources/compatibility/search.php

Installation notes

NEC Custom ISO Image can be used for both fresh install and upgrade from ESXi 6.0/6.5.
For details, please visit the NEC PP Support Portal Site.

Known Issues

No issue is reported for to this NEC Custom ISO Image.
For general known issues of ESXi 6.7 Update 3, please see the release notes of VMware website.

https://docs.vmware.com/en/VMware-vSphere/6.7/rn/vsphere-esxi-67u3-release-notes.html

Support information for Custom Image

Support related to NEC Custom Image is exclusively provided to NEC customers with a maintenance support contract.