Monthly Archives: August 2017

CommVault – Software Updates via HTTP/HTTPS

This is an early release feature that was slipped in without much fanfare. If you installed your CommCell using or after Version 11 SP5, you’ll be quietly downloading CommVault updates over HTTPS. For many of us though, our CommCells have evolved over various upgrades and downloads would be using FTP. While this has generally been ok, I’ve found it tends… Read more »

[Another] Cisco UCS Quick fix – ECC:Sensor Threshold Crossed

Another UCS issue that came up a while ago, again with an easy fix; ECC:Sensor Threshold Crossed Having a skim through the tech support bundle showed they were the good ECC errors, of the “correctable” kind, so replacement of parts was not a likely requirement. To clear these out, login to one of your FI’s, change the scope according to… Read more »

Cisco UCS Quick Fix – FFCH_ERROR_OLD_FIRMWARE_RUNNING

The following warning greeted me in the Cisco UCS Manager today; There was no issue on the host (an ESXi 5.5 server) and everything else on the host seemed normal. This was a recently commissioned B200 M4 server. The running firmware version is 2.25(b). A search on Quick View showed an entirely consistent match, noted as Cisco Bug: CSCut10525 https://quickview.cloudapps.cisco.com/quickview/bug/CSCut10525 … Read more »