Connectrix: Top Services Topics

This document contains the list of Top Services Topics for Connectrix, identified by EMC Support as the most trending topics for the month of  November 2019:

It is recommended that you also check for important information such as advisories (ETAs, ESAs), and other key resources on the Support by Product pages on the EMC Online Support portal.

Connectrix Brocade B-Series: Optic laser failure or low transmit (Tx) power levels in certain 16G SWL optics, TSB 2019-276-A

Broadcom has seen instances where customers have reported optic laser failures or low transmit (TX) power levels when building up, installing and starting up new network equipment.  

Connectrix B-series : MAPS email alerts are not working due to configuration issues.

MAPS email alerts sent from the switch are not been received on the customer's address.

Connectrix VDX-6740: Flash Card may fail on certain VDX Models

The unit fails and is found continuously rebooting.  

Cisco MDS series: Unable to form san-port-channel or trunking between UCS and Cisco MDS switch due to Cisco bug CSCvk63036

Unable to form port-channel or trunking between Cisco UCS-FI & new MDS switch after replacing old MDS switch

Connectrix Brocade B-Series: How to check if a 32G switch has suspected SFP as described in TSB 2019-274-A after upgrade to the fixed version of Fabric OS 8.1.2f and 8.2.1 and later.

The enhancement in Fabric OS 8.1.2f and 8.2.1 and later proactively monitor installed optics every 24 hours and flag optics that show trends in signal deterioration over time

DCX/DCX4S unexpected reboot (HAM-1004)

Users have experienced simultaneous loss of both central processors (CPs) within the DCX Backbone. Brocade has identified two possible root cause for this issue with corrective actions.

Connectrix B-Series: DS-6520B Hardware failure might result in thermal event.

If a DS-6520B has a hardware failure it may results in a thermal event if the switch is allowed to operate, for several days, in the state mentioned below

Cisco MDS : Unexpected reboot of MDS 9250i/9148s

Unexpected reboot is caused by the following Cisco Bug ID:

Connectrix Brocade B-Series: Unable to upgrade firmware with the firmwaredownload command on ED-DCX6 director switch.

Unable to upgrade firmware.

Connectrix B-Series: Firmware download from linux is failing from v8.2.0a To v8.2.0b with firmware image is accessible (0x15).

Firmwaredownload from Linux SCP is failing for v8.2.0b, v8.1.2c, v8.1.2d, v7.4.0, v8.1.0_lnx1, and v8.1.0 with error "Firmware download failed




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