SGI® Octane™ III OC3-2TY12
Workstation
SGI
18 Feb 2010
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YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Desktop 11 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®

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
RAM:16 GB
Bus Type:2 USB Ports
Serial
PCI Express X8
2 PCI Express X16
Video Adapter:NVIDIA®  Quadro® FX 5800
Desktop Effect Enabled:Yes
Power Management:No
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801JIR (ICH10R) , 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: To obtain the graphics driver used in testing and for optimal graphics performance, please add the repository http://http.download.nvidia.com/novell/sle11 to your installation sources and install the Nvidia graphics driver found there.

Referenced Bulletins
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Adapters and Drivers
2 Intel®  82576 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: igb.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 116120
Checksum: 384f7df9f6046f20813724fd8b777e72

Intel®  Integrated 82801JIR (ICH10R)
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ahci.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 57264
Checksum: e8a95d74b2f76b30706e49b9f192fa60

NVIDIA®  Quadro® FX 5800
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: nvidia_drv.so
File Date: 26-Jan-2010File Size: 4520392
Checksum: 9431d0b23bc994cc3c27a52a9954b7ee


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:

SGI
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Fremont , CA   94538
Voice: 510-933-8300