System x3250 M2 (4194-D4x)
Network Server
IBM
08 Oct 2008
103084

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

Product Description
The IBM System x3250 M2 is a 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. It can be dedicated to a single application, and is priced right for your budget.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:2.0
BIOS:M9E139AUS - 1.39
CPU:Intel  Quad-Core Xeon® Processor X3330 2.66 GHz
RAM:6 GB
Bus Type:Serial
2 PCI Express X8
4 USB Ports
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801IR ICH9R , IDE
LSI Logic®  SAS1064E-IR , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:4 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 6.3.0-0.6


Config Notes
#1. 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
#2. Drives are in an Integrated Stripe configuration.

Referenced Bulletins
103026

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

Broadcom®  Intergrated BCM 5722 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 143300
Checksum: 8c2d27c111b60cd7f4cb3489e85e1601

Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5703 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 143300
Checksum: 8c2d27c111b60cd7f4cb3489e85e1601

Intel®  Integrated 82801IR ICH9R
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 26216
Checksum: 396982f98f153262030840f9639aaac1

LSI Logic®  SAS1064E-IR
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 48928
Checksum: b76cc5e8dc5f84cd7781231b197f33ec


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