HP BladeSystem bc2500 Blade PC
Network Server
Hewlett Packard Company
02 Jul 2008

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 2 for SUSE® SLES 10

Product Description
Centralize desktop compute and storage resources into easily managed, highly secure data centers with HP Consolidated Client Infrastructure (CCI). Maximize your processing power within CCI with the high-performance HP BladeSystem bc2500 Blade PC.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:Rev 0D
BIOS:786E5. V02.05
CPU:AMD  Athlon™ 64 3000+ X2 Dual Core 1.6 GHz
Bus Type:2 USB Ports
2 Serial
Video Adapter:ATI®  RS690M
Host Bus Adapter:ATI®  SB600 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Seagate®  ST980814AS 80GB SATA , Serial ATA (SATA)
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.3.0-0.6

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  NetLink BCM5906M Fast Ethernet PCI Express
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 160968
Checksum: cd8a07c20ab5f375a87ed744f1364907

ATI®  SB600
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ahci.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 62472
Checksum: 97c052c6639708435bc852ccf3a945b1

ATI®  RS690M
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: fbdev_drv.so
File Date: 21-Apr-2008File Size: 23984
Checksum: 51cc22089119a901912f6dec9ae0c1f4

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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