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Dell™ PowerVault™ MD3200, MD3200i,
MD3600i, and MD3600f Series Storage Arrays
Support Matrix
Introduction ........................................................................................................................................................ 2
Supported Controller Firmware and NVSRAM ........................................................................................... 5
Supported SAS Host Bus Adapters ............................................................................................................... 5
Supported iSCSI Software Initiators ............................................................................................................. 5
Supported Protocol Offload (TOE / iSCSI) Adapters .................................................................................. 6
Fibre Channel SFP+ Transceiver Support .................................................................................................... 6
Supported Hard Disk Drives ........................................................................................................................... 6
Supported Expansion Enclosures .................................................................................................................. 8
Supported Management Software ................................................................................................................ 8
Supported Operating Systems ...................................................................................................................... 12
Supported Device Mapper Software .......................................................................................................... 14
Supported Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters ............................................................................................ 14
Supported HBAs, Required Drivers and Firmware .................................................................................. 15
Supported Brocade & Dell PowerConnect FOS levels ........................................................................... 17
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  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    Supported Operating Systems ........................12   Supported Device Mapper Software ......................14   Supported Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters .................... 14   Supported HBAs, Required Drivers and Firmware .................. 15   Supported Brocade & Dell PowerConnect FOS levels ................17  ...
  • Page 2: Introduction

    Introduction This document provides information on supported software and hardware for Dell PowerVault MD3200, MD3200i, MD3600i and MD3600f series storage arrays as well as usage considerations, recommendations and rules. Dell PowerVault M32/36 Series Storage Array Rules The following are the connectivity and consideration rules for the MD3200, MD3200i, MD3600i and MD3600f series...
  • Page 3 30 physical disks Disk Groups can be √ √ √ √ migrated between a Dell PowerVault MD3200 or MD3200i or MD3600i by following the appropriate Disk Group migration procedure*** All iSCSI Host ports on a Only 1Gbps Supported √...
  • Page 4 * Refer also to the Hardware Installation section of the MD3200 or MD3200i or MD3600i series Owner’s Manual. ** Dell Linux MPP drivers for the MD3000 can coexist with the Device Mapper driver used for the MD3200 and MD3600 series.
  • Page 5: Supported Controller Firmware And Nvsram

    NOTE: It is advisable to gather support information before performing any firmware upgrade. This can be performed from the Support tab of the MD Storage Manager application. NOTE: Only drivers and firmware released by Dell are supported. For the latest driver and firmware releases, see the Downloads section at support.dell.com.
  • Page 6: Supported Protocol Offload (toe / Iscsi) Adapters

    AFBR-57D7APZ Supported Hard Disk Drives Only Dell-provided hard disk drives are supported. Hard disk drives not purchased from Dell will be marked as uncertified and will not be usable. Refer to the MD32xx/MD32xxi Drivers and Downloads section for the latest available physical disk firmware.
  • Page 7 2.5" W335K ST9500431SS 500GB 7.2K Seagate 2.5" R744K ST9300503SS 300GB Seagate 2.5" T871K ST9300603SS 300GB Seagate 2.5” 7T0DW ST9600204SS 600GB Seagate 2.5” 8MP93 ST9600104SS 600GB Seagate 2.5" X160K ST9146803SS 146GB Seagate 2.5" X143K MBD2147RC 146GB Fujitsu 2.5" U706K MBD2300RC 300GB Fujitsu 2.5"...
  • Page 8: Supported Expansion Enclosures

    10.75.36.16 MD3200 series VDS/VSS Providers D0.75.36.02 / S0.75.36.02 MD Storage Array vCenter Plug-in 2.1 or later Plug-in and user guide can be downloaded from Dell driver support web site. The supported VMware is ESX4.1. Windows x86_64 Software Component Version Notes MD3200 series Resource DVD 1.2.0.16...
  • Page 9 MD3200i series VDS/VSS Providers D0.75.36.02 / S0.75.36.02 MD Storage Array vCenter Plug-in 2.1 or later Plug-in and user guide can be downloaded from Dell driver support web site. Supported VMware versions are ESX 4.1, 4.1i, 4.0, and 3.5. Windows x86_64...
  • Page 10 1.4.0.9 MD3600i series VDS/VSS Providers D0.75.36.02 / S0.75.36.02 MD Storage Array vCenter Plug-in 2.1 or later Plug-in and user guide can be downloaded from Dell driver support web site. The supported VMware is ESX4.1. Windows x86_64 Software Component Version Notes MD3600i series Resource DVD 2.0.0.38...
  • Page 11 NOT support MD3600f. MD3600f series VDS/VSS Providers D0.75.36.03 / S0.75.36.03 MD Storage Array vCenter Plug-in 2.2 or later Plug-in and User’s Guide can be downloaded from Dell driver support web site. The supported VMware is ESX4.1. Windows x86_64 Software Component Version...
  • Page 12: Supported Operating Systems

    Supported Operating Systems Where clustering is supported by the operating system it is supported by the MD3200 and MD3200i series storage arrays, subject to the following limitations: Windows 2008: Maximum iSCSI nodes is16; maximum SAS nodes is 4 Windows 2003: Clustering is not supported with MD3200 and MD3200i series Storage Arrays Operating System SAS Host iSCSI Host...
  • Page 13 √ √ Linux 5.5 (base, AP, DT w/WS option)(x86, x64) Red Hat Enterprise √ √ √ √ Dell unique Linux 5.4+ (base, AP, kernel patch DT w/WS option required for (x86, x64) certain Dell servers. Red Hat Enterprise √ √...
  • Page 14: Supported Device Mapper Software

    KB979711, Microsoft Server √ √ √ √ 2008 R2 with Hyper- KB978000, KB980663, KB974672 KB970525, Microsoft Hyper-V √ √ Server 2008 SP2 KB974201, KB983554 KB970525, Microsoft Server √ √ √ √ 2008 SP2 with KB974201, Hyper-V KB983554 Windows Desktop Operating Systems Windows 7 (x86, x64) √...
  • Page 15: Supported Hbas, Required Drivers And Firmware

    Supported HBAs, Required Drivers and Firmware Emulex Qlogic Operating System on Host Brocade LPE11002 QLE2460/62 Server BR815/BR825 LPE12000/2 QLE2560/62 LPE1150 QLE220 Windows Server 2003 (Service Device driver Device driver Device driver version: Pack 2) version: 2.2.0.2 version: 2.40.005 9.1.8.25 BIOS: 2.2.0.2 Firmware: 1.11a5 BIOS: 2.10 Adapter Boot Firmware: 5.01.03 Version: 5.03a7...
  • Page 16 BIOS: 2.3.0.0 Firmware: 1.11a5 RHEL 5.6 Adapter Boot Device driver version: OS Version: 5.03a7 native BIOS: 2.1 Firmware: 5.04.01(d5) SLES 11 Device driver Device driver Device driver version: OS version: 2.3.0.0 version: 8.2.8.55 native BIOS: 2.3.0.0 Firmware: 1.11a5 BIOS: 2.12 Adapter Boot Firmware: 5.03.02(d5) Version: 5.03a7...
  • Page 17: Supported Brocade & Dell Powerconnect Fos Levels

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