System x3850 M2 (7141-2Rx)
Network Server
IBM
24 Mar 2009
123942

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 11 for x86


Product Description
Built on the next generation of IBM X-Architecture® servers, the IBM System x3850 M2 takes performance, efficiency and reliability to the next level. Featuring an unmatched combination of x86 performance and scalability with a balanced design, the x3850 M2 delivers unrivaled reliability, providing confidence in your IT solution deployments. An easy upgrade path provides the necessary flexibility to deliver an optimized solution for scale-up database, enterprise applications and server consolidation through virtualization services.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:1.0
BIOS:A3E148AUS - 1.07
CPU:4 Intel®  Quad-Core Xeon® Processor E7320 2.13 GHz
RAM:8 GB
Bus Type:7 PCI Express X8
5 USB Ports
Serial
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  SAS1078-IR , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Intel®  Integrated 82801GR ICH7R , IDE
Hard Disk Drive:4 IBM  73.4 GB 15K RPM SAS HDD , 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 6.4.0-0.15


Config Notes
#1. Drives are in a RAID 0 configuration.

Referenced Bulletins
104836

Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Integrated 5709c NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 27-Jan-2009File Size: 185028
Checksum: 2b850a82ed170201c4cf043f7a8c4b7f

LSI Logic®  SAS1078-IR
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid_sas.ko
File Date: 27-Jan-2009File Size: 37340
Checksum: 1a42a7d69a88b044eeefa6f43609b38d

Intel®  Integrated 82801GR ICH7R
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 27-Jan-2009File Size: 26820
Checksum: 05c555fcba9b199d046c65ef58d4a363

ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_drv.so
File Date: 25-Jan-2009File Size: 574040
Checksum: 1a481059081348d587c8621b1269c1a8


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
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