eServer BladeCenter HS12 (8014-EBx)
Network Server
IBM
26 Nov 2008
103670

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 HS12 combines power and easy integration to offer a flexible, low-cost option for small businesses, a wide choice of processors, and the same availability features found on dual-processor servers—so organizations can run their IT without investing in a data center.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:2
BIOS:1.02
CPU:Intel®  Core™2 Duo Processor E6305 1.86 GHz
RAM:8 GB
Bus Type:PCI Express X1
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801IB ICH9 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:2 IBM  80GB 7200RPM SATA 2.5" NHS HDD , Serial ATA (SATA)
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.3.0-0.6


Config Notes
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
FV guests were configured uni-processor.
Install: System booted to USB CD/DVD and OS Installed via Network.


Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 143300
Checksum: 8c2d27c111b60cd7f4cb3489e85e1601

Intel®  Integrated 82801IB ICH9
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 26216
Checksum: 396982f98f153262030840f9639aaac1

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:
www.ibm.com