System x3250 M2 (4194-66x)
Network Server
IBM
06 May 2008
101241

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

Virtual Machines (Guests OS):
  SLES 10 for x86
    Arch:  32     Mode:  Fully Virtualized   Support Pack:  Service Pack 1 for SLES 10
  Windows 2003 Server R2
    Arch:  32     Mode:  Fully Virtualized   Support Pack:  Service Pack 2 for Windows 2003
  SLES 10 for x86
    Arch:  32pae     Mode:  Paravirtualized   Support Pack:  Service Pack 1 for SLES 10

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 X3350 2.66 GHz
RAM:8 GB
Bus Type:Serial
4 USB Ports
2 PCI Express X8
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801IR ICH9R , IDE
LSI Logic®  SAS1064E-IR , Serial SCSI (SAS)
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.
#2. Windows Server 2003 R2 : Virtual Machine used the Virtual Machine Driver Pack (VMDP) which can be downloaded from the following URL: http://download.novell.com

Referenced Bulletins
101158

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Intergrated BCM 5722 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 132256
Checksum: 3afb3945527575a70129e21f3fca8f43

Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5703 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 132256
Checksum: 3afb3945527575a70129e21f3fca8f43

Intel®  Integrated 82801IR ICH9R
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 25020
Checksum: 2e6e47cac34b78582d635b22d7d39a5c

LSI Logic®  SAS1064E-IR
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 36136
Checksum: 6dd8cd00c364614eb96f1da3e084f199

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:
www.ibm.com