What's new in Element 11.8

Element 11.8 includes security, stability, and quality improvements for SolidFire and NetApp HCI storage clusters utilizing H610S storage nodes; no new features are included in this release. Element 11.8 is a critical upgrade for clusters utilizing H610S storage nodes.

Element 11.8 firmware updates

Note: The upgrade process to Element 11.8 requires a complete power cycle and power drain for H610S storage nodes.

See Knowledgebase article 1103627 for a detailed upgrade procedure. Contact NetApp Support for assistance before beginning the upgrade.

The following firmware updates for H610S storage node hardware components are included with this release:

Component Firmware version
BIOS 3B03
NVDIMM Gen1 3.1
NVDIMM BPM 2.16
CPLD 11.2.0.0
BMC 3.78.07
YafuFlash2 4.16.21