PowerEdge M710 / 2 Intel® Xeon® X5570 2.93 GHz
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
31 Mar 2009
124426

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 2 for SUSE® SLES 10

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


Product Description
The Dell™ PowerEdge™ M1000e blade enclosure with the M710 delivers exceptional performance per watt. The Intel® Xeon® Processor X5570 is designed to adapt in real time to your software enabling multiple tasks to be done simultaneously, while boosting performance with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology as business usage demands it most. Dell PowerEdge M710 full-height blade servers help cut operating expenses through energy efficiency, product flexibility, and efficient use of data center space. When combined with Dell’s world-class storage, management, and support offerings, the result is a total enterprise solution that can help you simplify and save on IT expenses.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:M710
BIOS:1.0.2
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon® Processor X5570 2.93 GHz
RAM:72 GB
Bus Type:3 USB Ports
Video Adapter:Matrox®  MGA G200e
Host Bus Adapter:Dell  Integrated CERC 6/i Controller , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:2 Hitachi GST  HUC101473CSS300 , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Floppy Type:NONE
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.3.0-0.6


Config Notes
Install: OS Installed via USB CD/DVD Drive


Adapters and Drivers
4 Broadcom®  Integrated 5709s NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 221144
Checksum: 26941fd52033e24c7438772fff3bb30f

Dell  Integrated CERC 6/i Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid_sas.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 61600
Checksum: bab3c4c2869a5e0f98f513de69e6721c

Matrox®  MGA G200e
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: fbdev_drv.so
File Date: 21-Apr-2008File Size: 23984
Checksum: 51cc22089119a901912f6dec9ae0c1f4


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:

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