PowerEdge R805 / 2 AMD Six-Core Opteron™ 2435 2.60 GHz
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
30 Jul 2009
126372

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


Product Description
The Dell™ PowerEdge™ R805 was designed for architected performance and streamlined virtualization deployment. It’s fine-tuned to provide virtualization performance with an ideal formula of processor technology, memory capacity, and I/O scalability. Featuring up to 2X the memory and I/O scalability of previous generation standard 2U 2-socket servers, the PowerEdge R805 helps remove the barriers to running memory and I/O-bound applications. Dell’s approach to optimization emphasizes energy efficiency at every level of the infrastructure. Boasting high energy-efficient power supplies and memory, the PowerEdge R805 is designed for businesses that want a combination of virtualization performance and low energy consumption.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:A00
BIOS:4.0.3
CPU:2 AMD  Six-Core AMD Opteron™ 2435 2.60 GHz
RAM:16 GB
Bus Type:3 PCI Express X8
Serial
5 USB Ports
PCI Express X4
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Dell  Integrated PERC 6/i RAID Controller , Serial SCSI (SAS)
NVIDIA®  MCP55 Pro , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:2 Seagate®  ST973402SS , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:Teac®  DV-28SV , Serial ATA (SATA)
USB Floppy:Dell FD-05PUB
USB Keyboard:Dell SK-8115
USB Mouse:Dell M-UK DEL3
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.4.0-0.21


Config Notes
Power Management: System/Processor does not support dynamic frequency scaling.


Adapters and Drivers
4 Broadcom®  Broadcom NetXtreme II Gigabit Ethernet Adapter (5708c)
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 206512
Checksum: f4d8b8a5474d621ba540f64cdc5df58c

Dell  Integrated PERC 6/i RAID Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid_sas.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 52504
Checksum: 759f46f9d1e9f6f78cd97907efc0ff27

NVIDIA®  MCP55 Pro
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: sata_nv.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 43616
Checksum: c84a2f474e895f1d862f1423fe8e10a8

ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_drv.so
File Date: 25-Feb-2009File Size: 605728
Checksum: 7206f6384c3ece573e2f36326d02bf0d


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:

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