PowerEdge M805 / 2 AMD Six-Core Opteron™ 2435 2.60 GHz
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
30 Jul 2009
126377

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™ M805 helps ensure high availability and redundancy by delivering full fabric redundancy (on all 3 fabrics) for exceptional I/O capacity. Memory is a critically important component to virtualization and database performance. Expanding to a full-height form factor enabled Dell to greatly increase the total memory capacity of the M805 with 16 DIMMs slots and up to 128GB of total RAM. The Dell PowerEdge M805 Blade Server allows quick virtualization with software from leading industry vendors with an SD card for embedded hypervisors. AMD Virtualization™ (AMD-VTM) technology with Rapid Virtualization Indexing enables hardware-based virtual memory management to speed the performance of many virtualized workloads, and tagged TLB facilitates more efficient.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:A00
BIOS:2.0.2
CPU:2 AMD  Six-Core AMD Opteron™ 2435 2.60 GHz
RAM:64 GB
Bus Type:2 PCI Express X8
3 USB Ports
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Dell  Integrated SAS 6/iR Controller , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:Fujitsu  MAY2036RC , Serial SCSI (SAS)
USB Keyboard:Dell SK-8115
USB Mouse:Dell M-UK Del3
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
4 Broadcom®  Integrated 5709s NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet 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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