[Hardware] Upgrading seagate firmware

If you’re lucky and able to work on a Windows scale out fileserver (Failover Cluster Environment) with seagate 1200 ssd’s you may have noticed in your tests that failing over doesn’t work.

Long story short:



Now – if you want to update your Firmware using the seatools (enable advanced menu via Extended tests) and the Firmware download fails, ensure to disable MPIO.

Either you should disable it on the entire host or use the device Manager and Change the policy like this:


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