HP Smart Array P800 Controller
Device Driver / Host Bus Adapter
Hewlett Packard Company
10 Dec 2008

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  NetWare® 6.5     Support Pack 8 for NetWare® 6.5

Other Products:
  Novell® Open Enterprise Server 2 Support Pack 1 

Product Description
The HP Smart Array P800 is HP's first 16 port serial attached SCSI (SAS) RAID controller PCI-Express (PCIe). It is the highest performing controller in the SAS portfolio and provides new levels of reliability for HP servers, through its support of the latest SCSI technology and advanced RAID capabilities. This controller ships standard with RAID 6 (ADG) and supports over 100 hard drives.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: HPQCISS.HAMFile Version: 1.14
File Date: 05-May-2008File Size: 145682
Checksum: -1
File URL:
File Name: CPQSHD.CDMFile Version: 2.08
File Date: 19-Feb-2008File Size: 116409
Checksum: -1
File URL:

Driver Support File(s)
File Name: HPQCISS.DDIFile Version: 1.10
File Date: 02-Oct-2006File Size: 5353
Checksum: -1
File URL:
File Name: CPQSHD.DDIFile Version: 2.06.02
File Date: 13-Mar-2007File Size: 8697
Checksum: -1
File URL:

Host Bus Adapter(s)
Product NameHP Smart Array P800 Controller
Interface:Serial SCSI (SAS)
RAID Level:5
Bus Type:32-Bit PCI

Tested Configuration:
CD/DVD:Lite-On®  CD-ROM LTN-4891S
Hard Disk Drive:2 HP  LOGICAL VOLUME
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:

Hewlett Packard Company
Industry Standard Server Division
20555 SH249
Houston , TX   77070
Website: http://www.hp.com