Sun Fire X4170
Network Server
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
20 May 2009
125621

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

Virtual Machines (Guests OS):
  SLES 10 for AMD64 & EM64T
  Support Pack:  Service Pack 2 for SLES 10     Arch:  64     Mode:  Fully Virtualized
  SLES 10 for x86
  Support Pack:  Service Pack 2 for SLES 10     Arch:  32pae     Mode:  Paravirtualized
  Windows Server 2008
    Arch:  32     Mode:  Fully Virtualized

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 X5560 2.80 GHz
RAM:72 GB
Bus Type:2 PCI Express X8
PCI Express X16
5 USB Ports
Video Adapter:ASPEED  AST2000
Host Bus Adapter:Sun  SGXPCIESAS-R-INT-Z , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Intel®  Integrated 82801JR (ICH10R) , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:2 Seagate®  ST9146802SS , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Fujitsu  MHY2200BS , Serial ATA (SATA)
CD/DVD:TSST  TS-TS632A , USB
USB Keyboard:American Megatrends Virtual Keyboard and Mouse
USB Mouse:American Megatrends 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
125335

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: 128576
Checksum: 34064587b58b1868a0798a34fddb18e4

Sun  SGXPCIESAS-R-INT-Z
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aacraid.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 112360
Checksum: b02cc6063eb59ec844144b8d25d437e5

Intel®  Integrated 82801JR (ICH10R)
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ahci.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 49904
Checksum: a5a9a091e6a1cdb0d8db586611ed3011


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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Santa Clara , CA   95054
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