Use one of the following options to obtain the latest release of firmware and software for your server:
Oracle System Assistant – Oracle System Assistant is a factory-installed option for Oracle servers that enables you to easily download and install the latest software releases.
For information about using Oracle System Assistant, see the Oracle X4 Series Servers Administration Guide at http://www.oracle.com/goto/x86AdminDiag/docs.
My Oracle Support – All system software releases are available from My Oracle Support at http://support.oracle.com.
For information about what is available on the My Oracle Support web site, see Software Releases.
For instructions on how to download software releases from My Oracle Support, see Download Firmware and Software Using My Oracle Support.
Physical Media Request (PMR) – You can request a DVD that contains one or more of the software releases that are available from My Oracle Support.
For information, see Requesting Physical Media.
Other Methods – You can use Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center, Oracle Hardware Management Pack, or Oracle ILOM to update your server software and firmware.
For information, see Installing Updates Using Other Methods.