IBM XIV Storage System
Storage Area Network (SAN) Device
08 Jul 2009

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

Product Description
The IBM XIV™ Storage System is a next-generation high-end open disk storage system. Part of IBM's broad spectrum of system storage and SAN offerings, the XIV Storage System is an innovative, enterprise disk system based on a grid of standard, off-the-shelf hardware components. The IBM XIV system employs a storage architecture designed to provide the highest levels of performance, reliability, and functionality combined with unprecedented ease of management and exceptionally low TCO.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: qla2xxx.koFile Version:
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 319712
Checksum: dbe0300401ea8d97b525ce2c26827f0c
File URL:

Driver Support File(s)

Storage Area Network
Product NameIBM XIV Storage System
Capacity:171.798 GB

Tested Configuration:
Host Bus Adapter:QLogic  QLE2562 8Gbps Dual Port Fibre Channel to PCI Express HBA , Interface: FibreChannel
Test Kit:DiskKit 5.01.29 - 2009-04-01

Config Notes

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