PowerEdge 2970 / 2 AMD Dual-Core Opteron™ 2212 2.0 GHz
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
13 Mar 2010
131441

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 highly versatile AMD based Dell PowerEdge 2970 2-socket 2U rack server provides the optimal balance of server features and size. It gives businesses the ability to maximize server performance while keeping space and energy needs to a minimum. Designed to support most any type of enterprise application, including database, email and network infrastructure, it has the versatility that businesses require.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:A00
BIOS:4.1.1
CPU:2 AMD  Dual-Core Opteron™ Model 2212 2.0 GHz
RAM:4 GB
Bus Type:PCI Express X4
2 PCI Express X8
4 USB Ports
Serial
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Broadcom®  HT1000 Legacy IDE controller , IDE
Dell  Integrated PERC 5/i RAID Controller , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:3 Fujitsu  MAY2073RC , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:TSST  TS-L462D , IDE
USB Keyboard:Cybex® AutoView Commander™ KVM w/StarTech PS2-to-USB
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.5.0-0.30


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


Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Integrated BCM5708C NetXtreme II GbE controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 210128
Checksum: 9f462115ad67e89b17221676e67ef9fc

Broadcom®  HT1000 Legacy IDE controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: serverworks.ko
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 29848
Checksum: 64301ae59ac93a4135458c7abe5920fc

Dell  Integrated PERC 5/i RAID Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid_sas.ko
File Date: 05-Sep-2009File Size: 69320
Checksum: 9da425a767b07bf7252b8901709bc351

ATI®  ES1000
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:

Dell Incorporated
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