hp Integrity rx8640 PCI-express
Network Server
Hewlett Packard Company
31 Mar 2009

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

Product Description
The HP Integrity rx8640 server offers high-end performance, functionality, and value in the midrange class. The combination of dual-core Intel(r) Itanium(r) 2 processors (up to 16) and the processor-enhancing capabilities of the cell-based HP Super-Scalable Processor Chipset sx2000 makes the Integrity rx8640 server an ideal platform for world-class IT operations.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Super Server
Mother Board Revision:AB297-60502
CPU:32 Intel®  Dual-Core Itanium® 2 Processor 9020 1.42 GHz
Bus Type:8 64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
8 PCI Express X8
Host Bus Adapter:4 LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1030 , SCSI
Hard Disk Drive:4 HP  HP Ultra320 Scsi Hard Drive , SCSI
Test Kit:Partner certified 1.0

Config Notes
Install: PXE Boot, OS Installed via Network.

Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5703 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 28-Jan-2009File Size: 332576
Checksum: 590d160557a141a1f6b7930f21cc1253

4 LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1030
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptspi.ko
File Date: 28-Jan-2009File Size: 50472
Checksum: 23f4410957bc049d5c9b264d0a5f4658

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:


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