SGI® Altix® XE240
Network Server
01 May 2009

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 11 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®

Product Description
SGI® Altix® offer superior performance and energy efficiency at a break through price point. The combination of the advanced Intel® Xeon® processor architecture, backed by SGI's industry- leading service and support, provides customers with exceptional value in the SGI® Altix® XE240 platform.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:0.05
BIOS:Intel S5000.86B.11.00.0096.011320091422
CPU:2 Intel®  Quad-Core Xeon® Processor E5330 2.13GHz
Bus Type:3 USB Ports
4 PCI Express X8
64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  RAID Controller SROMBSAS18E , Serial SCSI (SAS)
LSI Logic®  LSI FC949X Dual Channel, 4Gb/s Fibre Channel , FibreChannel
Intel®  Integrated 631xESB / 632xESB ICH , IDE
Hard Disk Drive:2 Hitachi  HDT725025VLA380 , Serial ATA (SATA)
IBM  Ultrastar 18ES DNEF-318350 FCAL , FibreChannel
Seagate®  ST318304FC , FibreChannel
CD/DVD:Matsushita  DVD-RAM UJ870A , IDE
Floppy Type:NONE
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.4.0-0.21

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Broadcom NetXtreme BCM5704 Gigabit
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 168872
Checksum: 99d396999a5f7b770a244b2318fef9ea

2 Intel®  Integrated 80003ES2LAN Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000e.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 173960
Checksum: 44b0d2cccdf9984610922b80b59a0772

Intel®  RAID Controller SROMBSAS18E
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid_sas.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 52504
Checksum: 759f46f9d1e9f6f78cd97907efc0ff27

LSI Logic®  LSI FC949X Dual Channel, 4Gb/s Fibre Channel
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptfc.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 31368
Checksum: 1b07183f239fabf8a96ceda38cc8b945

Intel®  Integrated 631xESB / 632xESB ICH
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 37888
Checksum: f81281db8221f758e7111cd80015aebe

ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name:
File Date: 25-Feb-2009File Size: 605728
Checksum: 7206f6384c3ece573e2f36326d02bf0d

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:

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