BIOS updates while system is running and without reboot

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We need to do bios updates on our Poweredge 6800. They say that it can be done while the system is running and does not require a reboot. Is this true and if so how is that possible?

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The bios will be updated, but won’t fully take effect until the next reboot.

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    [...] 8. Mr. Denny provided the simple answer to a user’s inquiry into whether you can run BIOS updates while the system is running and without a reboot. [...]
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