SGI® Altix® 3700 Bx2
Network Server
25 Feb 2008

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for Intel® Itanium® Processor     Service Pack 4 for SUSE® SLES 9

Product Description
SGI® Altix® offers superior performance and energy efficiency at a breakthrough price point. The combination of the advanced Intel® Itanium® processor architecture, backed by SGI's industry-leading service and support provides customers with exceptional value in the SGI® Altix® 3700 Bx2 platform.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:rev.a
CPU:48 Intel®  Itanium® 2 1.5 GHz
Bus Type:24 64-bit PCI-X/133 MHz Hot Plug
Host Bus Adapter:2 SGI®  IO9 (Qlogic ISP 12160A) , SCSI
2 SGI®  IO4 , IDE
Hard Disk Drive:Seagate®  ST336753LC , SCSI
CD/DVD:Panasonic  SR-8589-C , IDE
Floppy Type:NONE
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.1.0-0.28

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Broadcom NetXtreme BCM5701 1000Base-SX
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 10-Dec-2007File Size: 320032
Checksum: 8034511711308e3c1458d5bc4d153aac

2 SGI®  IO9 (Qlogic ISP 12160A)
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: qla1280.ko
File Date: 10-Dec-2007File Size: 145360
Checksum: e52459fc0e8a99e7f039c48e9bf90529

2 SGI®  IO4
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: sgiioc4.ko
File Date: 10-Dec-2007File Size: 41896
Checksum: f568d2199577726f2b721b4bda870273

The term YES CERTIFIED applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. Components including LAN adapters, host bus adapters and other individually YES CERTIFIED components may be exchanged for other YES CERTIFIED components. For more information on swapping YES CERTIFIED components, please access the following web page:

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