PowerEdge 6850 / 4 Intel® Xeon® MP 3.16 GHz
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
13 Mar 2010
131440

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
Designed to give you the latest high performance technologies, management tools and storage features, the scalable, quad-socket Dell PowerEdge 6850 server is a part of Dell’s comprehensive solution for databases and business-critical applications running on Novell® SLES 10 SP3. Powered by dual-core 64-bit Intel® Xeon® MP processors, a 800MHz Front Side Bus, up to 64GB DDR-2 Memory, SAS hard drives and PCI Express™, this server provides exceptional performance in a 4U rack dense form factor.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:A00
BIOS:A06
CPU:4 Intel®  Xeon® MP 3.16 GHz
RAM:32 GB
Bus Type:PCI Express X8
3 PCI Express X4
64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
2 64-bit/100MHz PCI-X
4 USB Ports
Serial
Video Adapter:ATI®  RADEON™ VE
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801ER (ICH5) , IDE
Dell  PowerEdge Expandable PERC 4e/Di Integarated RAID On Motherboard , SCSI
Hard Disk Drive:2 Seagate®  ST373207LC , SCSI
3 Seagate®  ST3146807LC , SCSI
CD/DVD:Samsung®  CD-ROM SN-124 , IDE
Floppy Type:1.44
USB Keyboard:Cybex® AutoView Commander™ KVM w/StarTech PS2-to-USB
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.5.0-0.30


Config Notes
1) Install: PXE Boot, OS Installed via Network.
2) Hard Disk Configuration: RAID1 and RAID5.


Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5704 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 169144
Checksum: a3ebd88d01cd4445c1ffb46f0e5f0d00

Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 MT Server Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 298840
Checksum: 807194b810e47194c53061332ab91fe7

Intel®  Integrated 82801ER (ICH5)
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: piix.ko
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 35152
Checksum: 0a75c8949fad26ec33a9e6907c42b6fb

Dell  PowerEdge Expandable PERC 4e/Di Integarated RAID On Motherboard
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 73664
Checksum: b62bd7b1d200401653f86d76cbb50aa6

Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid_mbox.ko
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 66840
Checksum: 1fc69454cc13016d193acc3ef80f14be

ATI®  RADEON™ VE
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_drv.so
File Date: 21-Apr-2008File Size: 304640
Checksum: 4532b0e93d2ab5a98ae54beefd43e51d


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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