IBM XIV Storage System
Storage Area Network (SAN) Device
19 Sep 2008

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  NetWare® 6.5     Support Pack 7 for NetWare® 6.5

Other Products:
  Novell® Open Enterprise Server 2 

Product Description
The IBM XIV® Storage System is a next-generation high-end open disk storage system. Part of IBM’s broad spectrum of system storage and SAN offerings, the XIV Storage System is an innovative, enterprise disk system based on a grid of standard, off-the-shelf hardware components. The IBM XIV system employs a storage architecture designed to provide the highest levels of performance, reliability, and functionality combined with unprecedented ease of management and exceptionally low TCO. The IBM XIV Storage System is designed to deliver consistently high performance through the elimination of hot spots and the full exploitation of system resources. Its ground-breaking architecture provides optimized performance, scalability, and ease of management while harnessing the high capacity and cost benefits of SATA drives.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: QL2X00.HAMFile Version: 6.90o
File Date: 08-Dec-2006File Size: 537315
Checksum: -1
File URL:

Driver Support File(s)
File Name: QL2X00.DDIFile Version: 2.09
File Date: 23-Mar-2006File Size: 30975
Checksum: -1
File URL:

Storage Area Network
Product NameIBM XIV Storage System
Capacity:16.384 GB

Tested Configuration:
Host Bus Adapter:QLogic  QLE2462 4-Gbps Fibre Channel to PCI Express
Test Kit:Diskkit 4.05.11 - 04-23-2007

Config Notes

The term YES CERTIFIED applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

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