MDG Prism Gx8600i
Workstation
MDG Computers Canada Inc.
10 Jan 2009
104397

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Desktop 10 for x86     Service Pack 2 for SUSE® SLED 10

Product Description
MDG Prism Gx8600i supporting Intel® vPRO™ Technology is designed to bring users unprecedented ability to remotely maintain, manage, and protect their business PCs. Powered by Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 3.0 GHz processor (E8600) with 4096MB of RAM, this desktop system transforms into a high performance and yet energy efficient package. Enjoy new features such as dual-DVI video output and eSATA port on back-panel, as well as remote management options of your system. You will find this system fulfilling your needs for external peripherals with the onboard 12 USB ports, 6 SATA ports and 2 firewire ports. Not only that, we also strive to provide you with superior entertainment experience with Intel High Definition Audio 5.1 sound surround, Intel GMA 4500 along with Intel Gigabit Ethernet Controller. Performing well above par, MDG Prism Gx8600i is Novell® SUSE® Linux Enterprise Desktop ready.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Desktop
Mother Board Revision:AA E30148-205
BIOS:CBQ4510H.86A.0069.2008.1208.1458
CPU:Intel®  Core™2 Duo CPU E8600 @ 3.33GHz
RAM:4 GB
Bus Type:2 PCI Express X1
PCI
PCI Express X16
2 1394 Firewire
12 USB Ports
Video Adapter:Intel®  GMA 4500
Desktop Effect Enabled:No
Power Management:Yes
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801JDO (ICH10) , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Western Digital®  WD1600AAKS , Serial ATA (SATA)
CD/DVD:LG Electronics Ltd.  GH22NS30 , Serial ATA (SATA)
USB Floppy:TEAC
USB Keyboard:EBRAIN
USB Mouse:HTM-60
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.3.0-0.6

Config Notes
1) The LAN driver used during testing was installed from the following rpm: intel-e1000e-0.4.1.6-1.i586.rpm. This driver can be downloaded and installed after the SLED install. To obtain the driver go to: http://forgeftp.novell.com/driver-process/pub/update/Intel/sle10sp2/ptf/common/i586/
2) Desktop Effects: Graphics driver/adapter does not support desktop effects.

Referenced Bulletins
104068

Adapters and Drivers
Intel®  Intel(R) 82567LM-3 Gigabit Network Connection
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000e.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2008File Size: 161648
Checksum: 2055b72f248b78f495d198e7b1700ff1

Intel®  Integrated 82801JDO (ICH10)
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 38032
Checksum: 2a0fa453002c82b01aa4038e56e0f1eb

Intel®  GMA 4500
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: fbdev_drv.so
File Date: 22-Apr-2008File Size: 18328
Checksum: 57f8381d876d1d46b1306a2e881dfe75


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:

MDG Computers Canada Inc.
2940 Bristol Circle
Oakville , ON   L6H 6G4
CANADA
Voice: 905-829-3538
Fax: 905-829-0441