N8103-184/E184 SAS Controller Windows Server Driver
Software name   : N8103-184/E184 SAS Controller Windows Server Driver
Registered name : GVO-026440-G01_636356206717598947.zip
Copyright (C)   : Broadcom Limited
Models          : See below
Operating system: See below
Software type   : Windows Driver 
File Type       : zip file 
[ About the software ] 

 "N8103-184/E184 SAS Controller Windows Server Driver" ("the Software") is a 
driver (lsi_sas3.sys) that is required when using N8103-184/E184 in the following
NEC Express5800 server.

 The Software support of the following function.
   1)Support Windows Server 2016.
   2)Support connecting TAPE device.

[ Target Models, Target OS ]

Target models and operating system of the Software, are as follows.

 - Models:

 - Operating System:
   Windows Server 2012 Standard 
   Windows Server 2012 Datacenter 
   Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard 
   Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter 
   Windows Server 2016 Standard 
   Windows Server 2016 Datacenter 

[ Update history ] 

  Jan. 2019
  Adding Express5800/R110j-1 to Target Models 

  Apr. 2018
  Adding N8103-E184 to Target controller 

  Mar. 2018
  Adding Express5800/T120h to Target Models 

  Dec. 2017
  Adding Express5800/R120h-1E and Express5800/R120h-2E to Target Models 

  Oct. 2017
  Adding Express5800/R120h-1M and Express5800/R120h-2M to Target Models 

  Jul. 2017
   <Enhancements to be made>
   1)Support Windows Server 2016.
   2)Support connecting TAPE device.

 Read the following User License Agreement ("Agreement") carefully. If you do 
not agree to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you must not download 
the Software. Downloading the Software indicates your acceptance of the terms 
and conditions of the Agreement.

[ User License Agreement ]

 NEC Corporation ("NEC") grants you the right to use the Software under the
 terms and conditions of this Agreement only in the country in which you
 acquired the Software. You shall agree to all provisions of this Agreement and
 assume responsibility for selection, installation, use and effect of the
 Software purchased for your desired effect.
 1. Terms 
 1.1 This Agreement shall come into force on the date of your receipt of the
 1.2 You may terminate the license granted hereunder by notifying us in writing
     at least one month prior to the desired termination date.
 1.3 NEC may terminate the license granted you hereunder at any time if you
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 1.4 The license to the Software shall remain in force until the license is
     terminated on the date set forth hereunder. 
 1.5 Upon termination of the license, other rights granted you hereunder shall
     also be terminated. You must destroy or dispose of the Software, any copies
     of the Software and manual and other materials provided with the Software. 
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 2.1 The Software shall solely be used in the NEC Express5800 servers.
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     you acquired the Software in accordance with the conditions of the
     preceding paragraph.
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[ How to confirm the Product version ]
 Perform the following steps to confirm the File version, before 
you download this Software.

  (1) Boot the system and sign in it with administrator.

  (2) Run Device Manager.

  (3) Click [Storage controllers] and open the properties of the following 

       "Avago Adapter, SAS3 3008 Fury -StorPort"
       "LSI Adapter, SAS3 3008 Fury -StorPort"

  (4) Click [Driver] tab and click [Driver Details].

  (5) Click lsi_sas3.sys(*) and confirm version of [File Version].
      When the version is under, you need to update 
      SAS Controller driver.
      When the version is or more, you don't need to update 
      SAS Controller driver.

      (*)If you use Windows Server 2016, driver name displays lsi_sas3i.sys.

 When you need to update SAS Controller driver, you download this software, 
and update the driver in a procedure of readme_eng.txt.

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