Runs firmware updates on the servers components.


You can launch firmware updates by selecting from your server list. It will bring your server offline for approximately 20 minutes while the updates are in progress.

In the event of a hardware failure during this test our datacenter engineers will be notified of the problem automatically. They will then replace any failed components to bring your server back online, and will be contacting you to ensure that impact on your server is minimal.


Name Type Description
ipmi integer update ipmi firmware
raidController integer update raid controller firmware
bios integer update bios firmware
harddrive integer update hard drive firmware

Required Headers

  • authenticate
  • SoftLayer_Hardware_ServerInitParameters

Optional Headers

Return Values