To ensure reliable operation, create an implementation plan and then use the Lenovo Storage Interoperation Center (LSIC) to verify that the entire configuration is supported.

  1. Go to Lenovo Storage Interoperation Center (LSIC) for interop support configuration.

  2. Choose your storage model, firmware, protocol, HBA, and operating system and click here for guidance on how to use LSIC to search the products support configuration.

    lsic search
  3. As necessary, make the updates for your operating system and protocol as listed in the table.

    Operating system updates Protocol Protocol-related updates

    You might need to install out-of-box drivers to ensure proper functionality and supportability.

    Each HBA vendor has specific methods for updating boot code and firmware. Refer to the support section of the vendor’s website to obtain the instructions and software necessary to update the HBA boot code and firmware.


    Host bus adapter (HBA) driver, firmware, and bootcode


    Network interface card (NIC) driver, firmware and bootcode.


    Host bus adapter (HBA) driver, firmware, and bootcode