IBM System-X Options Downloads

Overview

IBM System x® x86 servers support Microsoft® Windows®, Linux® and virtualization. System X servers are intelligent systems designed to reduce costs and complexity. Keep your applications running and your budget in check with an x86 server from System X.
IBM maintains a Server Proven Plan program which shows compatibility between servers, adapters, operating systems and more. For compatibility for hardware, applications, and middleware information, please refer to the IBM ServerProven® program.

Note: If you cannot locate your content, please contact IBM Fix Central.

Last Update: November, 2013 (GA4 FP4.1)

System-X Drivers and Firmware

The UpdateXpress packages contain both the driver and the firmware for the list of P/N specified in the Firmware Table document.
To run UpdateXpress System Pack Installer, invoke the executable file for your operating system. No installation is required to run UpdateXpress System Pack Installer.

For further information, please refer to the IBM UpdateXpress System Pack Installer User Guide.

Product Release Version Driver Image MD5SUM/Size
Linux Executables 2.0-2.6.7.1 mlnx_fw_nic_2.0-2.6.7.1_rhel6_x86-64.bin fb6211011efab3f03754165ead4c3cb5

241MB
mlnx_fw_nic_2.0-2.6.7.1_sles11_x86-64.bin e9d3d8b1556862394951bf5a3ee15706

525MB
1.5.3-4.0.42.9 mlnx_fw_nic_1.5.3-4.0.42.9_rhel5_x86-64.bin bf95fbacdb4c3b4f3c363c51bbf24bd1

310MB
mlnx_fw_nic_1.5.3-4.0.42.9_sles10_x86-64.bin 2befa724d89c908c516682a4e5da59e9

320MB
Windows Executables 4.40
(Windows Server 2008)
mlnx_fw_nic_4.40.16385p3_win2k8_32-64.exe 5864987c5edeb7e8213267ef56ab1e5b

65MB
4.55
(Windows Server 2012 R2)
mlnx_fw_nic_4.55.9096p2_win2k12r2_32-64.exe 653c6c18462102245bee5677ba5465f4

61MB

Mellanox Common Information Model (CIM) for IBM Packages

Product Release Version Driver Image MD5SUM
Mellanox Common Information Model (CIM) 1.2.0 MLNX_CIMProvider-1.2.0-0.x86_64.RHEL5.x 687f679ef4ecc10008babed9c9e7ea51
MLNX_CIMProvider-1.2.0-0.x86_64.RHEL6.x a9c48a24b4554d48059265f77beebc9e
MLNX_CIMProvider-1.2.0-0.x86_64.SLES10.4 e784ced30dc9d05b35d0408b10135976
MLNX_CIMProvider-1.2.0-0.x86_64.SLES11 84ff04fd31232bcdf1a6f36a21b7b4e8
MLNX_CIMProvider-1.2.0-0.x86_64.SLES11.1 b30de4c0688ebda9e59a569fe78c6c7c
MLNX_CIMProvider-1.2.0-0.x86_64.SLES11.2 d9b0414c6b993e0de70d7e439ccd765f

System-X Software and Firmware

Product Release Version Driver Image MD5SUM/Size
IBM Flex System IB6132 Infiniband Switch
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IBM Flex System EN6131 40Gb Ethernet Switch
3.3.4100 MLNX-OS PPC M460EX SwitchX v3.3.4100 Image 9023902c67d9296e69c0de2ce1062a9e

264MB
40Gb/s InfiniBand Switch Module for IBM BladeCenter (HSSM) 1.0.A HSSM Package 9f01de22d71782c371d8a4cdb43ae257

12.4MB
Firmware Upgrade - 40Gb/s InfiniBand Switch Module for IBM BladeCenter (HSSM) 7.3.1004 HSSM-Rev_10.00_fw_7_3_1004.bin.zip 1decaea9b473f4a0d77a2ee8e13e521

138KB

System-X Software and Firmware

Product Release Version Driver Image MD5SUM/Size
IBM Flex System IB6132 Infiniband Switch
/
IBM Flex System EN6131 40Gb Ethernet Switch
3.3.3706 MLNX-OS PPC M460EX SwitchX v3.3.3706 Image 81f4225e24c96d11aca36db97fd00efc

254MB