IBM v3700 7.8.1.2

We have IBM storewize v3700 7.8.1.2 .we dont have ibm support how we can get firmware updates.


Any help will be highly appreciated .
Thanks
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dfkeCommented:
Hi,

Fixes for product IBM Storwize V3700 require entitlement so there is no way of legally getting firmware updates from IBM without a software maintenance contract  (SWMA). You need to sign into FixCentral with the machine code and serialnumber at which point IBM will verify entitlement for the hardware before you can even download.

So unless someone is willing to get the firmwares for you you're out of luck.  I highly doubt that anyone will because they are paying customers and you're not at this point.

My advise to you is to get an SWMA if this is a business critical storage.

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Carlos IjalbaIT Systems DirectorCommented:
I agree with dfke, you cannot download any FW from IBM HW without entitlement.

You could before, but that changed about 2 years ago, then again most manufacturers do so now.
Carlos IjalbaIT Systems DirectorCommented:
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