Intel® SSD Data Center Tool
NOTE: The in-box NVMe* driver included with Windows Server 2008* and Windows Server 2012* does not allow administrative commands to be passed to NVMe drives. Therefore, the Intel® SSD Data Center Tool requires the Intel® SSD NVMe driver in order to function properly. Click here to access the Intel® SSD NVMe driver.
The Intel® SSD Data Center Tool is a drive management tool for SSDs in the Intel® SSD Data Center Family. It provides the following key features for both SATA- and PCIe*-based Data Center Intel SSDs:
The Intel® SSD Data Center Tool features a Command Line Interface (CLI) for both Windows* and Linux*.
This release of the tool includes firmware updates for the Intel® Optane™ SSD DC P4800X, DC P4510/P4610/P4511, DC P4500/P4501/D4502 and DC P4600/P4601/P4608/D4600 Series.
The latest firmware versions are as follows:
Additionally, this release also includes the following feature changes:
The Intel® SSD Data Center Tool help screen provides additional information for each command.
Use of the Intel® SSD Data Center Tool under Windows* operating systems requires administrator access. Access can be obtained by right-clicking on the Command Prompt icon and selecting "Run as Administrator".
On Linux* systems, run the tool with root privileges. This can be done through either sudo or su commands. Linux* users must verify the tool has executable rights.
If assistance is needed with the installation, or if problems occur using the tool, contact Intel Customer Support.
The Intel® SSD Data Center Tool supports the following Intel® Solid State Drives:
Click here to access the PCIe drivers.
The Intel® SSD Data Center Tool only supports those Intel® SSDs listed above, and does not support the Intel® SSD 910 Series. Click here to access the Intel® SSD Data Center Tool for the Intel® SSD 910 Series.
*Other names and brands may be claimed as the property of others.
Intel SSD Data Center Tool ESXI Offline Bundle is not VMWare Partner Verified and Supported. The package is available as unsigned. Signed ESXI build will be posted within a few weeks’ time.
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