S3420GPLX
Network Server
Intel Corporation
14 Oct 2009
130456

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


Product Description
This is the Intel® S3420GPLX server, it uses the Intel® Xeon® X3470 CPU and PCH chipset, memory controller is combined in CPU, PCH is as the IO Hub. It uses a normal ATX form factor motherboard.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:E51974-401
BIOS:S3420GP.86B.01.00.0027
CPU:Intel®  Xeon® Processor X3470 2.93 GHz
RAM:32 GB
Bus Type:2 PCI Express X4
2 PCI Express X8
PCI Express X1
2 Serial
9 USB Ports
32-Bit PCI
Video Adapter:ServerEngines™  Integrated Pilot II Controller
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  3420 Chipset , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Western Digital®  WD2500YS 250 GB SATA , Serial ATA (SATA)
CD/DVD:Teac®  DV-28S , Serial ATA (SATA)
USB Keyboard:IBM KU-0225
USB Mouse:IBM MO28UOL
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.4.0-0.21


Config Notes
1) The LAN driver used during testing was installed from the following rpms: intel-e1000e-1.0.2.5-1.x86_64.rpm and intel-e1000e-kmp-default-1.0.2.5_2.6.27.19_5-1.x86_64.rpm. These drivers can be downloaded and installed after the SLES install. To obtain the driver go to: http://forgeftp.novell.com/driver-process/pub/update/Intel/sle11/ptf/common/x86_64/


Adapters and Drivers
Intel®  82578 GbE PHY
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000e.ko
File Date: 30-Jun-2009File Size: 216400
Checksum: 594e93414b2dad53351c4ea1f4204198

Intel®  82574L Gigabit Ethernet
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000e.ko
File Date: 30-Jun-2009File Size: 216400
Checksum: 594e93414b2dad53351c4ea1f4204198

Intel®  3420 Chipset
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ahci.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 57264
Checksum: e8a95d74b2f76b30706e49b9f192fa60

ServerEngines™  Integrated Pilot II Controller
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: mga_drv.so
File Date: 13-Jan-2009File Size: 195712
Checksum: aa323e9b7243810830f170a73c0337cf


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:

Intel Corporation
Columbia Design Center
100 Center Point Circle, Suite 200
Columbia , SC   29210
Voice: 803-216-2100
Website: www.intel.com