PowerEdge M605 / 2 AMD Six-Core Opteron™ 2435 2.60 GHz
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
30 Jul 2009
126373

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

Other Products:
  Novell® Open Enterprise Server 2 Support Pack 1 


Product Description
The Dell™ PowerEdge™ M605 blade server, featuring the latest Six-Core AMD Opteron™ processor, removes complexity to help your servers run better, use space smarter, and cost less over time. Dell PowerEdge blades address datacenter server sprawl and complexity by delivering one an energy efficient, flexible, and manageable blade servers on the market. Dell’s most energy efficient Blade solution, the PowerEdge M605 offers outstanding virtualization performance in a 2-socket blade server combined with factory integrated virtualization capabilities.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:A01
BIOS:5.0.3
CPU:2 AMD  Six-Core AMD Opteron™ 2435 2.60 GHz
RAM:16 GB
Bus Type:2 USB Ports
2 PCI Express X8
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Dell  Integrated SAS 6/iR Controller , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:2 Seagate®  ST973451SS , Serial SCSI (SAS)
USB Keyboard:Dell SK8110
USB Mouse:Dell M-UVDEL1
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.4.0-0.21


Config Notes
1) Install: PXE Boot, OS Installed via Network.
2) Power Management: System/Processor does not support dynamic frequency scaling.


Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Integrated BCM5708S NetXtreme II GbE controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 221144
Checksum: 26941fd52033e24c7438772fff3bb30f

Dell  Integrated SAS 6/iR Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 68096
Checksum: 355892f7619a44126ab381c00956cdc3

ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_drv.so
File Date: 21-Apr-2008File Size: 304640
Checksum: 4532b0e93d2ab5a98ae54beefd43e51d


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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