HP xw4550 Workstation
Network Server
Hewlett Packard Company
10 Mar 2008

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 4 for SUSE® SLES 9

Product Description
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Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Mini Tower
Mother Board Revision:0AC8h
BIOS:786F7 v01.03 08/31/2007
CPU:AMD  Dual-Core Opteron™ Model 1214 2.2 GHz
Bus Type:PCI Express X1
2 32-Bit PCI
PCI Express X16
10 USB Ports
Video Adapter:ATI®  Radeon™ X1250
Host Bus Adapter:ATI®  SB600 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Seagate®  Barracuda 7200.10 ST380815AS , Serial ATA (SATA)
Samsung®  SpinPoint P Series HD080HJ , Serial ATA (SATA)
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.2.0-0.7

Config Notes
There are USB Host controller issues with running two USB hard drives simultaneously which are being addressed by the chipset vendor.
It was necessary to install the latest ATI driver for the Radeon X1250 available at the following URL: http://ati.amd.com/support/driver.html

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Adapter (5755)
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 13-Nov-2007File Size: 166288
Checksum: e50c04c7a566a1c366687b40a65badcf

Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 MT Desktop Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 13-Nov-2007File Size: 339952
Checksum: 7ffd79ef14f284f9febe44d778fc0e06

ATI®  SB600
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ahci.ko
File Date: 13-Nov-2007File Size: 57264
Checksum: 126ff779f5199db86262dc0b018e1c9f

Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: pata_atiixp.ko
File Date: 13-Nov-2007File Size: 30136
Checksum: 7fb116dcd26cbccf3d6ea0091f6c04f0

ATI®  Radeon™ X1250

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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