NEC Express5800/A1160
Network Server
NEC Corporation
19 Feb 2010
131360

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


Product Description
NEC Express5800/A1160 and A1040 offer enterprise-class scalability with a building block structure. This modular design allows servers to be stacked in a rack to meet increasing demands of business-critical applications. The A1160, A1040 models allow IT managers to start small with minimal expense and scale up seamlessly to four nodes. With high availability technology for uninterrupted operations, this server is an ideal platform for mission-critical applications.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:1
BIOS:2.02.074
CPU:16 Intel®  Xeon® Processor X7460 2.66 GHz
RAM:512 GB
Bus Type:24 PCI Express X8
Serial
4 USB Ports
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:QLogic  QLE4062C - Storage Adapter , iSCSI
Intel®  Integrated 631xESB / 632xESB ICH , IDE
QLogic  QLE2462 4-Gbps Fibre Channel to PCI Express , FibreChannel
QLogic  QLE2460 4-Gbps Fibre Channel to PCI Express , FibreChannel
LSI Logic®  LSI SAS3442E-R , Serial SCSI (SAS)
LSI Logic®  MegaRAID SAS 8880EM2 , Serial SCSI (SAS)
LSI Logic®  MegaRAID SAS 8708ELP , Serial SCSI (SAS)
LSI Logic®  LSI22320SE , SCSI
2 Emulex Corporation  LPE11002 , FibreChannel
Emulex Corporation  LPE1150 , FibreChannel
Emulex Corporation  LPe12002 , FibreChannel
Emulex Corporation  LPe12000 , FibreChannel
Hard Disk Drive:6 Seagate®  ST336753FC , FibreChannel
Fujitsu  MAU3036NC , SCSI
2 Seagate®  ST373455SS , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Seagate®  ST3146855SS , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Seagate®  ST336607FC , FibreChannel
3 Fujitsu  MBC2073RC , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Fujitsu  MBA3073RC , Serial SCSI (SAS)
2 Fujitsu  MAX3073RC , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Storage Area Network (SAN) Device:EMC  Symmetrix / DMX
CD/DVD:Matsushita  UJ-840S DVDRW , IDE
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.5.0-0.30


Config Notes
The pci:use_crs kernel parameter is required.

Referenced Bulletins
131184

Adapters and Drivers
Neterion Inc.  Xframe® E SR
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: s2io.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 117152
Checksum: a2bb82d0714d2d45702d3c3624cc408e

QLogic  QLE4062C - LAN Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: qla3xxx.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 62512
Checksum: c638b3e63c298126b7196e26bc2c4e6b

4 Intel®  Integrated Intel 82563EB LAN
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000e.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 173960
Checksum: 44b0d2cccdf9984610922b80b59a0772

Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 PT Quad Port LP Server Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000e.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 173960
Checksum: 44b0d2cccdf9984610922b80b59a0772

Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 PF DualPort Server Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000e.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 173960
Checksum: 44b0d2cccdf9984610922b80b59a0772

Intel®  PRO/1000 PT Dual Port Server Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000e.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 173960
Checksum: 44b0d2cccdf9984610922b80b59a0772

Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 PF Server Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000e.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 173960
Checksum: 44b0d2cccdf9984610922b80b59a0772

2 Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 PT Server Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000e.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 173960
Checksum: 44b0d2cccdf9984610922b80b59a0772

QLogic  QLE4062C - Storage Adapter
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: qla4xxx.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 1999809

Intel®  Integrated 631xESB / 632xESB ICH
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 37888
Checksum: f81281db8221f758e7111cd80015aebe

QLogic  QLE2462 4-Gbps Fibre Channel to PCI Express
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: qla2xxx.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 319712
Checksum: dbe0300401ea8d97b525ce2c26827f0c

QLogic  QLE2460 4-Gbps Fibre Channel to PCI Express
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: qla2xxx.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 319712
Checksum: dbe0300401ea8d97b525ce2c26827f0c

LSI Logic®  LSI SAS3442E-R
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 89736
Checksum: a305bf04c07867149c163920c96006ae

LSI Logic®  MegaRAID SAS 8880EM2
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid_sas.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 52504
Checksum: 759f46f9d1e9f6f78cd97907efc0ff27

LSI Logic®  MegaRAID SAS 8708ELP
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid_sas.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 52504
Checksum: 759f46f9d1e9f6f78cd97907efc0ff27

LSI Logic®  LSI22320SE
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptspi.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 32680
Checksum: 4aeb6ee07a59c41eb99cad7eae17d991

2 Emulex Corporation  LPE11002
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: lpfc.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 531568
Checksum: baed3f47332eb5e4d1d09bca68431a3c

Emulex Corporation  LPE1150
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: lpfc.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 531568
Checksum: baed3f47332eb5e4d1d09bca68431a3c

Emulex Corporation  LPe12002
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: lpfc.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 531568
Checksum: baed3f47332eb5e4d1d09bca68431a3c

Emulex Corporation  LPe12000
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: lpfc.ko
File Date: 28-Feb-2009File Size: 531568
Checksum: baed3f47332eb5e4d1d09bca68431a3c

ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_drv.so
File Date: 25-Feb-2009File Size: 605728
Checksum: 7206f6384c3ece573e2f36326d02bf0d


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:

NEC Corporation
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Tokyo   183-8501
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