Apparently the GALAXY Note in India is also receiving the latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich firmware upgrade. The software update as users report is available both ways via Kies software tool and over the air (OTA).
Right now the update could be rolling out in Asia as it is reportedly rolling out in South Korea and India but it might be available in Europe or North America as well. Everyone should try checking it out manually.
Those living in India owning a GALAXY Note N7000 who didnt got notified yet should try a manual check by going into the Settings > About phone > Check for updates. If you manage to pull the update on to your GALAXY Note elsewhere besides the locations we mentioned above please let us know in the comments below.