SGI® Octane™ III OC3-2TY12
18 Feb 2010

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

Product Description
SGI® Octane™ III OC3-2TY12 graphics workstation capitalizes on advanced graphics capabilities. Conceived, designed and built by SGI on the shoulders of its workstations from the past, Octane III is available as a single-node dual-socket graphics workstation with support for fast graphics and GP-GPU cards to take high-performance graphics into the 21st century. Octane III is optimized for use with multiple display solutions for expanded advanced visual computing scenarios.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Pedestal
Mother Board Revision:1.3
BIOS:AMI V080016 12/16/2009
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon® Processor X5560 2.80 GHz
Bus Type:2 USB Ports
PCI Express X4
2 PCI Express X16
Video Adapter:NVIDIA®  Quadro® FX 5800
Desktop Effect Enabled:No
Power Management:No
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801JIB ICH10 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Hitachi GST  HDT72502 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Floppy Type:NONE
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.5.0-0.30

Config Notes
Install: OS Installed via USB CD/DVD Drive.
Graphics: For best graphics performance, please download the listed driver at
Power management: Sleep / Suspend to RAM / ACPI S3 is not supported on this system.
Power management: Hibernation / Suspend to Disk / ACPI S4 is not supported on this system.

Referenced Bulletins

Adapters and Drivers
NVIDIA®  Quadro® FX 5800
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name:
File Date: 26-Jan-2010File Size: 4520392
Checksum: 9431d0b23bc994cc3c27a52a9954b7ee

2 Intel®  82576 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: igb.ko
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 146768
Checksum: 4e0faf6cbc26fd4c01b8344e7c6ec1b1

Intel®  Integrated 82801JIB ICH10
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ahci.ko
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 63888
Checksum: b71ff75c0d45cba740b5c3bd6d79d1cd

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:

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