VMware OS support

HPE Synergy Custom SPP 2019.03.20190514

VMware OS version: VMware ESXi 6.7 Update 1 (Oct 2018)

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HPE Synergy Management combination

HPE Synergy Composer 5.0 / HPE Synergy Image Streamer 5.0

HPE Synergy Composer 4.2 / HPE Synergy Image Streamer 4.2

HPE Custom Image HPE Custom ESXi Image for VMware ESXi 6.7 Update 1 (16 Oct 2018)
HPE Custom Image Identifier oem-build-670.U1.10.3.5
Driver updates

vSAN certification for Gen9 requires a minimum 2.0.42-1 Smart Array nhpsa driver . However, 2.0.44-1 is available to support hot plug.

To obtain this driver, see the VMware Compatibility Guide or the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Support Center.

HPE Management Services updates

To obtain required software, go to VUM online updates (http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/hpe/apr2019/index.xml)

Offline bundle updates at: http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/hpe/apr2019/esxi-670-bundles

Base OS Image ESXi 6.7 U1 Build 11675023
vSAN certification status Gen9 vSAN certification requires nhpsa driver 2.0.42-1


  • Fully supports Gen9 and Gen10 servers, including online updates.

  • Online update of Gen9 servers running ESXi 6.7 U1, U2 support require that:

    • The solution is running HPE Synergy Custom SPP 2019.03.20190401 or later (which includes SUM 8.4.0) or newer.

    • The April 2019 HPE Custom ESXi Image, which includes the April 2019 HPE WBEM providers, is installed and running.

  • See Customer Advisory a00050181.

Additional packages:

This HPE Synergy Custom SPP provides newer drivers for network and storage controllers than are provided in the HPE Custom ESXi Image. These drivers must be installed in order to be compliant with the firmware provided in this HPE Synergy Custom SPP.