PowerEdge R710 / 2 Intel® Xeon® E5530 2.40 GHz
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
24 Aug 2010
133428

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 11 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 1 for SUSE® SLES 11


Product Description
The Dell™ PowerEdge™ R710 is designed to be the cornerstone of today’s competitive enterprise. Engineered in response to input from IT professionals, it is the next-generation 2U rack server created to efficiently address a wide range of key business applications. The successor to the PowerEdge 2950 III, the R710 runs the Intel® Xeon® E5530 Processor and helps you lower the total cost of ownership with enhanced virtualization capabilities, improved energy efficiency, and innovative system management tools.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:A00
BIOS:2.1.9
CPU:2 Intel®  Quad-Core Xeon® Processor E5530 2.40 GHz
RAM:6 GB
Bus Type:2 PCI Express X4
2 PCI Express X8
4 USB Ports
Serial
Video Adapter:Matrox®  MGA G200eW
Host Bus Adapter:Dell  Integrated PERC 6/i RAID Controller , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Intel®  Integrated 82801IB ICH9 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:2 Seagate®  ST973402SS , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:Philips and Lite-On Digital Storage Corporation  DVD+-RW DS-8A3S , Serial ATA (SATA)
USB Keyboard:Belkin® PS2-to-USB KVM
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.6.0-34.1


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


Adapters and Drivers
4 Broadcom®  Integrated 5709c NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 20-May-2010File Size: 118712
Checksum: 310235af077333686b82d4999c00a232

Dell  Integrated PERC 6/i RAID Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid_sas.ko
File Date: 20-May-2010File Size: 86816
Checksum: e134db428c0a19236892c62123cdb779

Intel®  Integrated 82801IB ICH9
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 20-May-2010File Size: 46680
Checksum: 02ccb110f6b9828baf0c7a9e8544bcb0

Matrox®  MGA G200eW
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: mga_drv.so
File Date: 12-Apr-2010File Size: 190624
Checksum: febbdb06c6bac590a0a303be395a87d6


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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