This is a PSA for the EMC peeps out there. Some UCS’s are attached to FI’s directly or in use via SAN. I am a big EMC fan so rather surprised by this.
XtremeIO, The Problem
The big issue at the moment is that existing EMC XtremIO customers are staring down the barrel of a destructive firmware upgrade (code version 2.4 –> 3.x). Yes destructive! Meaning if you leave your data on the system while EMC perform the upgrade, you get a free data wipe as part of the service!
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