PRIMERGY® RX300 S4
Network Server
Fujitsu
21 Jul 2009
126255

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  Open Enterprise Server     Support Pack 2 for Open Enterprise Server
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for x86     Service Pack 3 for SUSE® SLES 9

Other Products:
  Novell® Open Workgroup Suite SBE    eDirectory™ 8.7 
  Novell® iManager 2.5    Novell iPrint 5.0 
  Novell iFolder® 2.1    Apache2 Web Server 2.0 


Product Description
PRIMERGY RX300 S4 rack server packs the capacity of a fully-featured departmental server into a rack design only 2 U in height. It is offering the performance features of leading edge Dual- or Quad-Core Intel® Xeon® CPUs embedded in a powerful design with an 8-port SAS controller and fast PCIe links and PCI-X busses. Expandability is covering for nearly any workload: 48 GB FBD667 memory, up to 12x 2.5 inch or up to 6x 3.5 inch SAS hard disk drives, and 6 free PCIe and PCI-X slots for heavy I/O requirements perfect for virtualization tasks. To guarantee its high availability level, PRIMERGY RX300 S4 delivers: redundant hotplug power supply and fans option, Hot-pluggable hard disk drives and a modular RAID. Special attention is given to secure memory data, with SDDC hot-spare and memory mirroring option. The „Cool-safe™“ technology secures optimal temperatures even at peak workloads, such ensuring longevity and extended Mean Time Between Failures. PRIMERGY RX300 S4 is suited ideally to meet demands for continuous operation in business critical environments, running data bases, terminal services, business applications or consolidation and virtual machine tasks. For more detailed information please refer to the data sheet at: http://docs.ts.fujitsu.com/dl.aspx?id=772968ee-560b-4442-a4ad-b9f32209be1a

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:D2519
BIOS:4.06 Rev. 1.00.2519
CPU:2 Intel®  Quad-Core Xeon® Processor X5460 3.16 GHz
RAM:8 GB
Bus Type:Serial
64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
4 PCI Express X4
2 PCI Express X8
4 USB Ports
Video Adapter:Matrox®  MGA G200e
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  LSISAS1078E 8-port SAS Controller , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Intel®  Integrated 6321ESB ICH , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:3 Seagate®  ST373454SS Cheetah 15.4-SAS , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:LG  GSA-T30N , Serial ATA (SATA)
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.1.0-0.28


Config Notes
This bulletin was released for changing vendor to Fujitsu. Please note that for full support on the listed OS release a special support contract may be necessary. The system is fully supported on the most current service pack release.
The listed LAN, storage and graphics drivers are delivered and supported by Fujitsu. Please install the system using ServerStart or download the drivers at http://support.ts.fujitsu.com

Referenced Bulletins
95614

Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Integrated BCM5708C NetXtreme II GbE controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 10-Jul-2007File Size: 97020
Checksum: 4cc72edcbe5fe4976978a2e0dbfc6aee

LSI Logic®  LSISAS1078E 8-port SAS Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid_sas.ko
File Date: 25-May-2007File Size: 52082
Checksum: 1e0253142e9d43562477316e0993f286

Intel®  Integrated 6321ESB ICH
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 29456
Checksum: 53ec425a96146e96aecaffa082766756

Matrox®  MGA G200e

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:

Fujitsu
Fujitsu Technology Solutions GmbH
TSP x86 Server E QA 4
Heinz-Nixdorf-Ring 1
Paderborn   33106
GERMANY
Voice: +49 (0)5251 525 2537
Website: http://ts.fujitsu.com/products/standard_servers/index.html