Description, Prerequisites – HP PROLIANT 56976839 User Manual

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Version information can be obtained:

In the HP ProLiant Storage Server Management console by selecting System Settings and viewing

System Information.

In the HP ProLiant Storage Server Web UI by selecting the Status tab, then System Information tab.


These release notes provide information about the contents of Service Release 6.6 and describe issues

related to the release of Service Release 6.6 for HP ProLiant Storage Servers, HP ProLiant Data Protection

Storage Servers, and HP StorageWorks NAS products using the supported operating systems. The

Service Release provides an installation utility and a rollup of individual support update components for

your system. Applying this Service Release will update your HP ProLiant Storage System to version 6.6.


Use the Service Release 6.6 setup program to install the Service Release.

Update recommendation



Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 is required before installing the Service Release.

For Web downloads, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 should be obtained

separately from Microsoft; it is not included in the Service Release contents downloaded from

the (Software & Drivers) site.

Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 is included as a separate installable component

located in the D:\MICROSOFT\W2K3_SP2 folder on the Service Release DVD.


For systems using Windows Storage Server 2003 without Windows Server 2003 SP1 installed, the Service

Release setup must be run first prior to installing Windows Server 2003 SP2. A required HP Storage

Server system update will be installed allowing Windows Server 2003 SP2 to be installed successfully.
If needed, the HP Storage Server Installer for Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 in the Service Release

will guide you through the installation of Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2. The following software

components are required on HP Storage Server for installation of Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2:

HP Storage Server System Update

Microsoft Windows Installer 3.1

Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0

For more information on this service pack, including the release notes, readme, installation instructions,

list of updates, and list of security updates, see the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 Web

site at


Service Release 5.6 is required before installing this Service Release for systems running Microsoft

Windows Storage Server 2003 (without Windows Storage Server 2003 R2) for HP NAS Web User

Interface (Web UI) updates. This prerequisite applies only to:

Systems with no previous Service Release installed or systems with Service Release 5.5 or earlier


Systems that have been Quick Restored to the base image version (version 5.5 or earlier)

The HP Service Release 5.6 DVD can be ordered from the following location:



Storage Server Service Release 6.6 release notes