eServer BladeCenter LS41 (7972-8BU)
Network Server
IBM
28 May 2009
125743

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 11 for x86


Product Description
* Features up to four high-performance, AMD Dual-Core Opteron processors * Up to two internal SAS hard disk drives * 2GB standard/64GB maximum memory per blade * Two TOE-enabled Gigabit Ethernet controllers standard, with load-balancing and failover features * Expansion capabilities for Fibre Channel, Ethernet, Myrinet and InfiniBand

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:3
BIOS:BAE151AUS-1.08
CPU:4 AMD  Dual-Core Opteron™ Model 8222 3.0 GHz
RAM:16 GB
Bus Type:64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  SAS1064 PCI-X Fusion-MPT , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:IBM  73.4GB 10K 2.5 , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.4.0-0.21


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


Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Broadcom NetXtreme II Gigabit Ethernet Adapter (5706c)
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 185028
Checksum: 7167ced0f73fb67282fe8b1944f7fd5a

LSI Logic®  SAS1064 PCI-X Fusion-MPT
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 68796
Checksum: a3aebcbf2e2e8f2e4e20c693f2fbc312

ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_drv.so
File Date: 25-Feb-2009File Size: 574040
Checksum: 46d5e45a3889d793b71ba18cc3470c0e


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:

IBM
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