System x3250 M2 (4194-64x)
Network Server
IBM
24 Apr 2008
101157

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for x86     Service Pack 1 for SUSE® SLES 10

Other Products:
  Novell® Open Enterprise Server 2 


Product Description
The IBM System x3250 M2 is a 1U, single-socket server with power consumption, noise reduction and space optimizations that make it perfect for any business looking for a reliable, compact workgroup or departmental server that consumes low power, can be dedicated to a single application, and is priced right for your budget—now and in the future. Ideal applications include: File and print, e-mail and collaboration, Web serving, security, branch office and OEM applications.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:1.0
BIOS:M9E131AUS - 1.31
CPU:Intel®  Quad-Core Xeon® Processor X3320 2.50 GHz
RAM:8 GB
Bus Type:Serial
4 USB Ports
2 PCI Express X8
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  SAS1064E-IR , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Intel®  Integrated 82801IR ICH9R , IDE
Hard Disk Drive:3 IBM  73.4GB 10K 2.5 , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:HLDS  HL-DT-STCD-RW/DVD DRIVE GCC-T10N , IDE
USB Floppy:IBM
USB Keyboard:IBM
USB Mouse:IBM
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.3.0-0.5


Config Notes
#1. Drives are in a RAID 0 configuration.

Referenced Bulletins
101123

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Intergrated BCM 5722 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 130252
Checksum: 741031df5d4e493187bd7b99d290bc74

Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5703 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 130252
Checksum: 741031df5d4e493187bd7b99d290bc74

LSI Logic®  SAS1064E-IR
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 45640
Checksum: 41d89da73dcae7c1ecc81cf879232219

Intel®  Integrated 82801IR ICH9R
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 36840
Checksum: b83231d7349b915e094ac309fd885c5b

ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_drv.so
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 282956
Checksum: 30583d3acb547010951fd988b65fdf87


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:

IBM
For support regarding this specific configuration, please visit:
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