Smart Update Manager is a product which updates firmware and software on HPE ProLiant servers, and firmware on HPE Integrity and HPE ProLiant Moonshot servers. SUM has a browser-based GUI; as well as a scriptable interface using legacy command line interface, inputfile, and interactive command line interface modes. For more information, please see the Enterprise Information Library,

Important Notes:

Release Summary: 

  • Added support for new HPE Synergy Gen10 Compute Modules, HPE ProLiant Gen10 servers, and options
  • iLO 5 support in SUM
  • Baseline optimizations to enhance user experience, performance improvements and memory utilization
  • Component category filtering in Custom Baseline
  • Inter target Dependency sequencing  
  • Debranded Firmware RPM support
  • iLO Driver Management: Default installation on windows
  • CLI and GUI Options for redirecting and cleaning the debug logs
  • Moonshot: Comwolff switch firmware update support
  • Support for new Reboot required fields
  • PowerSupply firmware support for Gen9 and Gen10 Servers having Flex Slot Power Supply units  

Delivery Options:

  • Smart Update Manager RPM - The SUM RPM is a native package for Linux and is also available on the Linux Software Delivery Repository.
  • Smart Update Manager zip -  The SUM zip contains the files for running SUM on supported Windows and Linux operating systems.  NOTE - Linux file permissions for script and binary files must be modified to add execute mode.

NOTE - These downloads do not include software or firmware. Software and/or firmware can be obtained from the HPE Service Pack for ProLiant, Integrity Firmware Bundles, or Moonshot Component Pack.


For supported browsers, environments, and hardware, please see the Enterprise Information Library.

Release Summary:

See the SUM Release Notes for information about the issues resolved in this release.


By downloading these products, you agree to the terms and conditions of the End User License Agreement(s) listed below. Refer to the documentation regarding using the image once downloaded to your environment.

This tab includes only significant Customer Advisories (CAs) that are known to exist within or be corrected by this release.


Resolved CAs
Open CAs
Known Limitations

There are no Resolved CAs to report at this time.

There are no Open CAs to report at this time.

There are no Known Limitations to report at this time.

Last revised: Monday, August 21, 2017