Dell EMC VxBlock™ and Vblock™ Systems 540 Software and Firmware Upgrade Guide

This document describes how to upgrade a VxBlock System 540 or Vblock System 540 from one RCM release to another within the same RCM train, such as release 6.0.1 to 6.0.2.

See the RCM Portal for supported RCM releases for the platform.

The audience for this document includes sales engineers, field consultants, advanced services specialists, and customers who need to upgrade a VxBlock System 540 or Vblock System 540.

See the following table for information about other upgrade instructions:

To upgrade this product See this document
VMware vSphere 6.0 or 6.5 to 6.7 Dell EMC Upgrade Guide from VMware vSphere 6.0 or VMware vSphere 6.5 to VMware vSphere 6.7
VMware vSphere 6.0 to 6.5 Dell EMC Upgrade Guide from VMware vSphere 6.0 to VMware vSphere 6.5
VMware vSphere 5.5 to 6.5 Dell EMC Converged Systems Upgrade Guide from VMware vSphere 5.5 to VMware vSphere 6.5
VMware vSphere 5.5 to 6.0 Dell EMC Upgrade Guide from VMware vSphere 5.5 to VMware vSphere 6.0
Cisco DCNM Dell EMC Converged Systems Upgrade Guide from Cisco DCNM 7.2 to Cisco DCNM 10.x
Vision™ Intelligent Operations Upgrade to VxBlock Central. See the Architecture Overview for your Converged System and the Dell EMC VxBlock Central Upgrade Guide for information.
VxBlock Central Dell EMC VxBlock Central Upgrade Guide
Important: Starting with VMware vSphere 6.5, Cisco Nexus 1000v is not supported. Migrate from the Cisco Nexus 1000V switch to the VMware vSphere Virtual Distributed Switch (VDS) before upgrading to VMware vSphere 6.5. Contact Professional Services to migrate from the Cisco Nexus 1000V to the VMware vSphere Distributed Switch.

See to the Glossary for terms, definitions, and acronyms.