HP Integrity rx8640
Network Server
Hewlett Packard Company
04 Jun 2010
132636

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 11 for Intel® Itanium® Processor     Service Pack 1 for SUSE® SLES 11


Product Description
The HP Integrity rx8640 Server offers high-end performance, functionality, and value in the midrange class. The combination of dual-core Intel(r) Itanium(r) 2 processors (up to 16) and the processor-enhancing capabilities of the cell-based HP Super-Scalable Processor Chipset sx2000 makes the Integrity rx8640 Server an ideal platform for world-class IT operations.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:Rev. A4
BIOS:9.048
CPU:16 Intel®  Dual-Core Itanium® Processor 9150N 1.60 GHz
RAM:256 GB
Bus Type:8 64-bit/266Mhz PCI-X V2
8 64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Host Bus Adapter:8 LSI Logic®  Company 53c1030 PCI-X Fusion-MPT Dual Ultra320 SCSI , SCSI
Hard Disk Drive:2 Compaq  ST336753LC , SCSI
FSC  MAS3367NC , SCSI
Fujitsu  MAU3036NC , SCSI
Test Kit:Partner certified 1.1


Config Notes
OS installed: SLES11SP1GMC for IA-64 was installed through HTTP to core storage via core NIC.


Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5703 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 11-May-2010File Size: 394384
Checksum: c34599ef9e80e73fcb0b747d0de0fa8e

8 LSI Logic®  Company 53c1030 PCI-X Fusion-MPT Dual Ultra320 SCSI
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptspi.ko
File Date: 11-May-2010File Size: 54464
Checksum: 94063148b8ad891051e3ad01b4ebb18b


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:

Hewlett Packard Company
Industry Standard Server Division
20555 SH249
Houston , TX   77070
Website: http://www.hp.com