Changes and New Features

NVIDIA ConnectX-5 Adapter Cards Firmware Release Notes v16.35.3502 LTS



Rev. 14.25.17

Hii Menu

Added new Hii setting "Network Link Type" in the main configuration menu used for changing the link type (Ethernet/InfiniBand).

For Further information please refer to the PreBoot User Manual

NVIDIA® BlueField®-2

Enabled the option management and boot over DBU management PF (IDRAC/BMC) on SmartNic
To verify if the firmware supports Management PF, please refer to the relevant adapter card firmware Release Notes and User Manual.

The following are the lists of UEFI APIs (protocols) installed over UEFI:

Driver handle

  • EFI Component name Protocol

  • EFI Component name 2 Protocol

  • EFI Diagnostics Protocol

  • EFI Diagnostics 2 Protocol

  • EFI Driver Health Protocol

PCI controller handle

  • EFI Driver binding protocol (driver start, stop, supported) installed by system UEFI on handle

Port handle
(child handle to PCI controller handle, one handle per port)

  • EFI Device Path Protocol

  • EFI Network Interface Identifier Protocol (UNDI)

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