It does work , your not trying hard enough. A cf or an ssd are still storage mediums. Once in the switch (boot) do a format. We changed our ssds in each unit to 64GB without issue . I don’t understand why using google is such a struggle for people anymore
Notes to start with:
This takes a while, formatting the eUSB internal flash takes up to ~4 hours, unless you replace it with newer, which we did.
You must use n5000-uk18.104.22.168.N1.1c.bin to start, and upgrade to ver 6 then 7 afterwards. You can not go straight from latest.
The switch comes with netvisor 2.6.2. It can run netvisor one 7.0.0, but first has to get upgraded to bios v36 or higher. Next it has to get the cpld completed to latest, which iv done. Finally it has to go to netvisor 3.11 and from there to netvisor 7.0.0.
The switch is a white box design, it can run quite a few nos on it. We have an edge core supprt contract already. It can run the following :
Arrcus - ArcOS
CapGemini - SDvAS
CGS - COS
IP Infusion - OcNOS
Ixia - Vision Edge OS
Netscout - Packet Flow Switch
Pica8 - PicOS
Pluribus Netvisor ONE...
So we got our switches in, the bios identifies as a AS7716 V14 20161026. Build Date and Time 10/26/2016 11:00:48
There is new bios out as well, which is version: 40 .Howver, you can not go from 14 to 40. We are getting support on how to do so.
The Netvisor os is 2.6.2 and to go to the...
Located in North Liberty, Iowa.
Up for grabs are 4 Dell R630 barebone servers. Each server has the following specs: Dual 750w Power supplies, 2 Heatsinks, Perc Raid H730P, 8 2.5 Bays, 4 SFP+ 10Gig ports. Some Drive caddy’s are also included, along with the rails. We have upgraded our hardware...