Server MTM 8286-42ASystem firmware
HMC and HMC Virtual ApplianceSV860_056
SV860_063
SV860_070
SV860_082
SV860_103
SV860_109
SV860_118
SV860_127
SV860_138
SV860_160
SV860_165
SV860_180
SV860_205
SV860_212
SV860_215
SV860_226
SV860_231
SV860_234
SV860_236
SV860_240
SV860_243
SV840_056
SV840_079
SV840_087
SV840_104
SV840_113
SV840_118
SV840_132
SV840_139
SV840_147
SV840_168
SV840_177
SV830_048
SV830_068
SV830_075
SV830_086
SV830_092
SV830_097
SV830_101
SV830_106 (7)
SV810_054
SV810_058
SV810_059
SV810_061
SV810_081
SV810_087
SV810_101
SV810_108
SV810_124
SV810_126
SV810_133
SV810_146
SV810_159
V10 R2 M1030 (1)SupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
V10 R1 M1021 (1)SupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
V10 R1 M1010
V10 R1 M1011
V10 R1 M1020 (1)
SupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
V9 R2 M953 (1)SupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
V9 R2 M950
V9 R2 M951
V9 R2 M952 (1) (2)
SupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
V9 R1 M910
V9 R1 M911
V9 R1 M920
V9 R1 M921
V9 R1 M930
V9 R1 M931
V9 R1 M940
V9 R1 M941
V9 R1 M942 (1) (3)
SupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
V8 R870
V8 R870 SP1
V8 R870 SP2
V8 R870 SP3 (1) (4)
SupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
V8 R860
V8 R860 SP1
V8 R860 SP2
V8 R860 SP3 (4)
SupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
V8 R850
V8 R850 SP1
V8 R850 SP2
V8 R850 SP3 (4) (5)
UnsupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
V8 R840
V8 R840 SP1
V8 R840 SP2
V8 R840 SP3 (4) (5)
UnsupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
V8 R830
V8 R830 SP1
V8 R830 SP2
V8 R830 SP3 (4) (5)
UnsupportedUnsupportedSupportedSupported
V8 R820
V8 R820 SP1
V8 R820 SP2
V8 R820 SP3 (4) (5)
UnsupportedUnsupportedUnsupportedSupported
V8 R810
V8 R810 SP1
V8 R810 SP2
V8 R810 SP3 (4) (5) (6)
UnsupportedUnsupportedUnsupportedSupported

Matrix key

  1. V10 R1 M1010, V10 R1 M1011, V10 R1 M1020, V10 R1 M1021, V10 R2 M1030, V8 R870, V8 R870 SP1, V8 R870 SP2, V8 R870 SP3, V9 R1 M910, V9 R1 M911, V9 R1 M920, V9 R1 M921, V9 R1 M930, V9 R1 M931, V9 R1 M940, V9 R1 M941, V9 R1 M942, V9 R2 M950, V9 R2 M951, V9 R2 M952, V9 R2 M953 - Note: Starting with HMC R870 additional options are available to run HMC on Power machines either directly or as a virtual appliance. To download HMC to run on Power 7063 machine types, visit IBM Fix Central here.
  2. V9 R2 M950 - Note: POWER7 servers are supported with the following minimum firmware levels. Update or upgrade the firmware on the server prior to upgrading the HMC. FW730_146 (730.A0), FW740_156 (740.90), FW760_087 (760.50), FW770_098 (770.50), FW780_068 (780.21)
  3. V9 R1 M920 - Note: POWER6 servers or HMC hardware models may impact upgrade, check readme documentation for more information.
  4. V8 R810, V8 R810 SP1, V8 R810 SP2, V8 R810 SP3, V8 R820, V8 R820 SP1, V8 R820 SP2, V8 R820 SP3, V8 R830, V8 R830 SP1, V8 R830 SP2, V8 R830 SP3, V8 R840, V8 R840 SP1, V8 R840 SP2, V8 R840 SP3, V8 R850, V8 R850 SP1, V8 R850 SP2, V8 R850 SP3, V8 R860, V8 R860 SP1, V8 R860 SP2, V8 R860 SP3, V8 R870, V8 R870 SP1, V8 R870 SP2, V8 R870 SP3 - Note: Additional details for HMC Code updates and upgrades are here.
  5. V8 R810, V8 R810 SP1, V8 R810 SP2, V8 R810 SP3, V8 R820, V8 R820 SP1, V8 R820 SP2, V8 R820 SP3, V8 R830, V8 R830 SP1, V8 R830 SP2, V8 R830 SP3, V8 R840, V8 R840 SP1, V8 R840 SP2, V8 R840 SP3, V8 R850, V8 R850 SP1, V8 R850 SP2, V8 R850 SP3 - Note: This may require a multi-step upgrade. See HMC release notes in fix central for details.
  6. V8 R810 - Note: HMC V8R8.1 is supported on rack-mount models CR5, CR6, CR7 and CR8; and on desktop model C08. These listed models meet or exceed the V8R8.1 minimum memory requirement of 2GB; 4GB is recommended.
  7. SV830_048 - Note: The Minimum HMC Code level for this firmware is: HMC V8 R8.3.0 (PTF MH01513) with Mandatory efix (PTF MH01514).