System x3400 (7976-A2x)
Network Server
IBM
14 Jul 2008
102009

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for x86 with XEN     Service Pack 2 for SUSE® SLES 10

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

Product Description
The IBM System x3400 is an excellent low-cost solution for growing businesses or branch offices that rely on 24x7 availability and mission-critical applications. Optional features let you configure a server customized for your needs—from basic file-and-print to a robust, mission-critical application server—saving you time and money.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Tower
Mother Board Revision:Refresh 5 Planar
BIOS:SPE165AUS v1.65
CPU:2 Intel®  Quad-Core Xeon® Processor E5405 2.0 GHz
RAM:8 GB
Bus Type:2 64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Parallel Port
3 PCI Express X8
2 Serial
4 USB Ports
32-bit/33MHz PCI
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 6321ESB ICH , IDE
IBM  ServeRAID 8k-L , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:3 IBM  250 GB 3.5" Hot-Swap SATA II , Serial ATA (SATA)
CD/DVD:HLDS  GSA-H40N , IDE
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.3.0-0.6


Config Notes
Drives are in a RAID 0 configuration.
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
101991

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Intergrated BCM 5721Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 143300
Checksum: 8c2d27c111b60cd7f4cb3489e85e1601

Broadcom®  NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Controller [BCM5721]
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 143300
Checksum: 8c2d27c111b60cd7f4cb3489e85e1601

Intel®  Integrated 6321ESB ICH
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: piix.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 19928
Checksum: 9d45fa772300921a3593b3c6ed763082

IBM  ServeRAID 8k-L
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aacraid.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 93380
Checksum: 65830cb2e69e4ddf2fe15eec53bb9d39

ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_drv.so
File Date: 17-Mar-2008File Size: 283804
Checksum: 54e340ac765f3dcceb97d352ece9f560


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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