PowerEdge R710 / 2 Intel® Xeon® E5530 2.40 GHz
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
27 Jan 2010
131200

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 3 for SUSE® SLES 10

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


Product Description
The Dell™ PowerEdge™ R710 is designed to be the cornerstone of today’s competitive enterprise. Engineered in response to input from IT professionals, it is the next-generation 2U rack server created to efficiently address a wide range of key business applications. The successor to the PowerEdge 2950 III, the R710 runs the Intel® Xeon® E5530 Processor and helps you lower the total cost of ownership with enhanced virtualization capabilities, improved energy efficiency, and innovative system management tools.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:A00
BIOS:1.3.6
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon® Processor E5530 2.40 GHz
RAM:6 GB
Bus Type:4 USB Ports
2 PCI Express X8
2 PCI Express X4
Serial
Video Adapter:Matrox®  MGA G200eW
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801IB ICH9 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Dell  Integrated PERC 6/i RAID Controller , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:2 Seagate®  ST973402SS , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:Philips and Lite-On Digital Storage Corporation  DVD+-RW DS-8A3S , Serial ATA (SATA)
USB Floppy:Dell FD-05PUB
USB Keyboard:Belkin PS2 to USB KVM
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.5.0-0.30


Config Notes
1) Install: PXE Boot, OS Installed via Network.
2) Hard Disk Configuration: RAID 1.


Adapters and Drivers
4 Broadcom®  Integrated 5709c NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 210128
Checksum: 9f462115ad67e89b17221676e67ef9fc

Intel®  Integrated 82801IB ICH9
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 45928
Checksum: a52e876adcd5e3c2c13ade06e300a3cf

Dell  Integrated PERC 6/i RAID Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid_sas.ko
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 69320
Checksum: 9da425a767b07bf7252b8901709bc351

Matrox®  MGA G200eW
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: mga_drv.so
File Date: 24-Aug-2009File Size: 173128
Checksum: 96a33dda383f3a9a0105217ce9af245a


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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