Hitachi Adaptable Modular Storage (AMS2500)
Storage Area Network (SAN) Device
Hitachi Data Systems Corporation
17 Oct 2008

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

Other Products:
  Novell Cluster Services™ 1.8 

Product Description
As the latest set of offerings in our midrange storage line, the Hitachi Adaptable Modular Storage system AMS2500 leverage many high-end features, such as active-active controllers with automatic load balancing, cache partitioning, and RAID-6, the AMS2500 is designed for any medium or large business that is generating fast-growing amounts of data and need to meet application requirements for availability and performance in a small footprint. This system can be configured as components of our Services Oriented Storage Solutions by matching application requirements and the value of data to the cost of storage in consolidation or business application platform roles, or enabling cost-effective backup, tape replacement, archiving, and regulatory compliance solutions.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: QL2X00.HAMFile Version: 6.90o
File Date: 08-Dec-2006File Size: 537315
Checksum: -1
File URL:
File Name: SCSIHD.CDMFile Version: 3.03h
File Date: 09-Jan-2007File Size: 34414
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:
File Name: SCSIHD.DDIFile Version: 3.08
File Date: 16-Jan-2007File Size: 37658
Checksum: -1
File URL:

Storage Area Network
Product NameHitachi Adaptable Modular Storage (AMS2500)
Capacity:10.240 GB

Tested Configuration:
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  Company 53c1030 PCI-X Fusion-MPT Dual Ultra320 SCSI , Interface: SCSI
QLogic  QLA2462 4-Gbps Fibre Channel to PCI-X HBA , Interface: FibreChannel , Firmware: 4.00.12 , BIOS: 1.29
Test Kit:Diskkit 4.05.11 - 04-23-2007

Config Notes

Referenced Bulletins

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