Sun Blade™ X8450 Server Module
Network Server
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
18 Mar 2008
100806

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 1 for SUSE® SLES 10

Other Products:
  Novell® Open Enterprise Server 2 


Product Description
Sun Blade™ X8450 Server Module: The first Intel Xeon based blade for the Sun Blade 8000 and 8000P chassis. The X8450 fully supports SUSE LINUX Enterprise Server for x86_64. The Sun Blade X8450 Server Module is a key component in consolidating your infrastructure, helping to lower total cost of ownership (TCO) and simplifying data center management, all without compromise. Powered by up to four (multi-core) Intel Xeon processors, 160 Gbps of I/O, and up to 256GB of RAM, the Sun Blade X8450 Server Module provides the compute power and I/O expandability required to meet your needs now and into the future.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:P1.0
BIOS:06013500
CPU:4 Intel®  Quad-Core Xeon® Processor E7340 2.40 GHz
RAM:128 GB
Bus Type:4 PCI Express X8
2 USB Ports
2 PCI Express X4
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Emulex Corporation  LPE11002 , FibreChannel
QLogic  QLE2462 4-Gbps Fibre Channel to PCI Express HBA , FibreChannel
LSI Logic®  SAS1064E PCI-Express Fusion-MPT , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:Seagate®  ST3120026A , IDE
LSI Logic®  Logical Drive RAID 0 , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Storage Area Network (SAN) Device:Sun  StorEdge 3510
USB Keyboard:ACER KB2971
USB Mouse:ACER MS SBJ01
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.1.0-0.28


Config Notes


Adapters and Drivers
6 Intel®  Integrated 82571 EB
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 187976
Checksum: c946d5c12bcbf04e0e4a43c730cfd6cc

Emulex Corporation  LPE11002
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: lpfc.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 285944
Checksum: c7c176a63fe1226c643c6e74b545e76b

QLogic  QLE2462 4-Gbps Fibre Channel to PCI Express HBA
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: qla2xxx.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 230216
Checksum: d779e1350fc51724609521e81b00fef5

LSI Logic®  SAS1064E PCI-Express Fusion-MPT
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 53184
Checksum: 1255689342cffe202a242e82e27883f4

ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_dri.so
File Date: 20-Sep-2006File Size: 2178256
Checksum: a4ebe7953fef8787e8a02230fd963802


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:

http://developer.novell.com/devres/system/policy/exchange.htm

For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

Sun Microsystems, Inc.
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