Download the AFF and FAS firmware Ansible Automation package

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You should update the AFF and FAS firmware using Ansible on your storage system to mitigate the identified risks and to keep your storage system up to date.

Before you begin

Before updating AFF and FAS firmware using Ansible, you should:

  1. Click the wellness attribute widget on the dashboard or click View All Actions to view the list of all the actions and risks.

  2. Click Firmware Upgrades to view all the firmware upgrade risks.

  3. Click Update FAS/AFF Firmware to view all the available update packages or click Update Ansible next to each risk to update the package specific to that risk.

  4. Click Download to download the zip files and update your storage system.

    The zip file contains the following:

    • Ansible Playbook - A YAML file containing the Ansible script to perform the disk, shelf, and service processor firmware updates.

    • Inventory - A YAML file containing the details of the systems that are applicable for firmware updates.

    • Disk and Shelf Firmware packages are named as all.zip and all_shelf_fw.zip respectively.

      NOTE: Manual addition of clusters and controllers are not supported in the inventory file.