Question

Customer uses SYS-5028D-TN4T and the onboard X557 Intel 10GbE NIC shows offline/disconnected intermittently in virtual machine(ESXi 6.7 U3).  Customer requests a new FW to fix this issue from the link below.

https://tinkertry.com/how-to-work-around-intermittent-intel-x557-network-outages-on-12-core-xeon-d

Answer

You can try to flash the latest FW from Intel website as below to fix this issue.

https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/29137/Ethernet-Intel-Ethernet-Connections-Boot-Utility-Preboot-Images-and-EFI-Drivers?product=88342 [downloadcenter.intel.com]

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