SurePOS 700 - 4800-723
14 Jun 2010

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Desktop 11 for x86     Service Pack 1 for SUSE® SLED 11

Other Products:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Point of Service (SLEPOS) 

Product Description
The IBM SurePOS 700 is the industry's premier point of sale solution and delivers maximum performance and adaptability for large and midsized retailers. Unique features help reduce complexity and the total cost of ownership, while providing a scalable design that helps retailers operate an efficient and resilient business as they grow. The front access is virtually tool-free for easy maintenance.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:POS
Mother Board Revision:1.0B
CPU:VIA  C7®-D 2.0 GHz
Bus Type:PCI
2 USB Ports
2 Serial
Video Adapter:VIA  Integrated UniChrome™ Pro IGP
Desktop Effect Enabled:No
Power Management:Yes
Host Bus Adapter:VIA  VT8251 , Serial ATA (SATA)
VIA  VT8235 , IDE
Hard Disk Drive:Western Digital®  WD1602ABYS , Serial ATA (SATA)
USB Keyboard:IBM
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.6.0-17.1

Config Notes
Power Management: For suspend to RAM to work, create file /etc/pm/config.d/suspend and add the following line to it : S2RAM_OPTS="-f -p -m"
Power Management: System/Processor does not support fan thermal scaling.
Dual video is supported with VIA drivers on SP1, these VIA drivers are not PLDP compliant. For SLEPOS11SP1, download the VIA driver at : For SLES11SP1/SLED11SP1, download the VIA driver at :

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  BCM4401-B0
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: b44.ko
File Date: 20-May-2010File Size: 43336
Checksum: b279e23b769097b4c2400a60ff049009

VIA  VT8251
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: sata_via.ko
File Date: 20-May-2010File Size: 15932
Checksum: 879f549aeb4e723c195e5c3d2df4ee3d

VIA  VT8235
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: pata_via.ko
File Date: 20-May-2010File Size: 15748
Checksum: 17f045c4c907a20cb88ed0e5a6f854b0

VIA  Integrated UniChrome™ Pro IGP
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name:
File Date: 24-Apr-2010File Size: 22500
Checksum: f61de3be5e8455285e8c65842b43542c

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:

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