Sun Blade X6240
Network Server
Oracle America Inc.
28 Jul 2010
133173

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 2 for SUSE® SLES 10


Product Description
Oracle's Sun Blade X6240 Server Module: The first two-socket AMD Opteron™ (quad-core) blade for use in the Sun Blade 6000 and 6048 Modular Systems. A fast, reliable, and expandable x64 blade server that runs SUSE Enterprise Linux. The Sun Blade X6240 Server Module is a key component in standardizing your infrastructure, helping to lower total cost of ownership (TCO) and simplifying data center management, all without compromise. Powered by two (quad-core) AMD Opteron™ processors up to 6 (x8) and 2 (x4) PCIe interfaces, and up to 128GB of DDR2 system memory (when 8GB DIMMs are offered) the Sun Blade X6240 Server Module provides the compute power and I/O expandability required to meet your needs now and into the future.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:P1.Last
BIOS:024
CPU:2 AMD  Quad-Core Opteron™ Model 2356 2.3 GHz
RAM:64 GB
Bus Type:5 PCI Express X8
Video Adapter:ASPEED  AST2000
Host Bus Adapter:NVIDIA®  MCP55 Pro , Serial ATA (SATA)
AMD  Integrated AMD-760-MPX , IDE
Hard Disk Drive:4 Fujitsu  MHY2200BS , Serial ATA (SATA)
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.1.0-0.28


Config Notes
Install: PXE Boot, OS Installed via Network.

Referenced Bulletins
103641

Adapters and Drivers
2 Intel®  Integrated 82575EB Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: igb.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 142672
Checksum: 0f6255089e73f2720091eedfd1bbbb16

NVIDIA®  MCP55 Pro
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: sata_nv.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 48456
Checksum: 51bb3045e2a272cc572d8eb94173e75b

AMD  Integrated AMD-760-MPX
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: amd74xx.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 41264
Checksum: 8c54c589adcfaee17a6deaaef25ef7cb

ASPEED  AST2000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: ast_drv.so
File Date: 21-Apr-2008File Size: 49080
Checksum: cc27bbc39f5b8aef80382c7e0398b0cb


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:

Oracle America Inc.
500 Oracle Parkway
Redwood Shores , CA   94065