Sun Fire X4170
Network Server
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
20 May 2009
125601

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 X4170 server is a versatile enterprise server that delivers high performance for your mission-critical applications, such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and databases. Its compact, energy-efficient 1RU design delivers savings on energy and space. Key Features: Rack-optimized (1RU) x64 server; Two Intel® Xeon® processors, Intel HyperThreading, and 18 memory DIMMs for maximum memory of 144GB; Eight 2.5-inch drive bays that can support SAS Hard Disk Drives or Solid State Drives; 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:2 PCI Express X8
PCI Express X16
5 USB Ports
Video Adapter:ASPEED  AST2000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801JR (ICH10R) , Serial ATA (SATA)
Sun  SGXPCIESAS-R-INT-Z , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:2 Seagate®  ST9146802SS , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Fujitsu  MHY2200BS , Serial ATA (SATA)
CD/DVD:TSST  TS-TS632A , Serial ATA (SATA)
USB Keyboard:ORTEK Combo Keyboard V1.5
USB Mouse:USB Optical Wheel 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
124808

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

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

Intel®  Integrated 82801JR (ICH10R)
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ahci.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 62472
Checksum: 97c052c6639708435bc852ccf3a945b1

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


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.
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