Sun Fire X4275
Network Server
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
16 May 2009
125480

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 Sun Fire X4275 is a compute and storage server for powering multimedia streaming applications and data warehousing applications. It can cut your storage cost to less than $1/GB and deliver exceptional digital streaming performance. Plus, optional Solid State Drives can speed data warehousing queries exponentially. Key Features: Rack-optimized (2RU) x64 server; Two Intel® Xeon® processors, Intel HyperThreading, and 18 memory DIMMs for maximum memory of 144GB; Twelve 3.5-inch drive bays that can support SAS or SATA Hard Disk Drives or Solid State Drives for a storage capacity of up to 12 TB today (and 24 TB in the near future); 48 lanes of PCIe 2.0 via 6 PCIe 2.0 Low Profile Slots; Comprehensive and easy-to-use system management and monitoring built into every system.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:P1.Last
BIOS:07013803
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon® Processor E5520 2.26 GHz
RAM:72 GB
Bus Type:3 USB Ports
6 PCI Express X8
Video Adapter:ASPEED  AST2000
Host Bus Adapter:Sun  SGXPCIESAS-R-INT-Z , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:Seagate®  ST3300656SS Cheetah 15K.5 , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Seagate®  ST3450856SS Cheetah 15K.6 , Serial SCSI (SAS)
USB Keyboard:American Megatrends Inc. Virtual Keyboard and Mouse
USB Mouse:American Megatrends Inc. Virtual Keyboard and Mouse
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.4.0-0.21


Config Notes
1) General purpose serial port functionality is not provided by the hardware. Therefore the serial port is supported only for accessing the ILOM and the serial port certification test has been waived.
2) PXE Boot, OS Installed via Network.

Referenced Bulletins
124809

Adapters and Drivers
4 Intel®  Intel(R) 82575EB Gigabit Network Connection
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: igb.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 142672
Checksum: 0f6255089e73f2720091eedfd1bbbb16

Sun  SGXPCIESAS-R-INT-Z
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aacraid.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 123736
Checksum: f039541659e9edc97043e5e3a57bae78

ASPEED  AST2000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: ast_drv.so
File Date: 21-Apr-2008File Size: 49080
Checksum: cc27bbc39f5b8aef80382c7e0398b0cb


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:

Sun Microsystems, Inc.
4150 Network Circle
Santa Clara , CA   95054
Voice: 1-650-960-1300
Website: www.sun.com