Stratus Alert 3269 - Automated Uptime Layer (AUL) Release for Windows is Generally Available

Stratus has let us know that Automated Uptime Layer (AUL) Release (build 3424) for ftServer Windows systems 29x0, 49x0, and 69x0 is Generally Available (GA) as of 15-Aug-2019.


Available fixes

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ftServer Host will now retry sending the command to BMC when there is no response from BMC. If retries fail, BMC will be marked broken.


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Dump-n-go on Hyper-V enabled systems with 640GB of memory failed due to time out.


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Deported disk fails to come into service when inserted with the message "163289: cru1 -- WatchdogTimer -- RESENDING BusChangeDetected"


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Update BIOS and BMC firmware to golden release for ftServer 2900/4900/6900.


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Windows hotifxes and update rollups can undermine the brownout sluggishness patch.


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Incorrect hotfix verification message for KB4345418 during new IPL.


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A disk that is reporting hardware errors may not get removed from the system in a timely manner, leading to extremely poor system performance.


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Simplexed RDR disk will not be taken out of service when a WRITE FAULT is encountered.


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Rare case of latent parity error within boot block cache of a simplex cpu can result in unexpected system restart during bringup of partner cpu.


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Windows March 2019 rollups for W2K16 can cause compatibility issues with Hyper-V enabled systems. This can result in failure to partner or unexpected hang.


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Include Stratus Service Agreement in EULA display during Install/IPL and SysPrep.


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IO enclosure might get shot and not return back to service after encountering PNP Hang while U117A adapter handles Jumbo packets.


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Due to a timing issue RDR Verify Scripts sometimes fails to verify All the RDRs disks.


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Add StrataDOC support for ftServer 2900/4900/6900


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Windows April 2019 rollups for W2K16 can cause compatibility issues with Hyper-V enabled systems. This can result in failure to partner or abort of microsync function.


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