Sun Blade X6240 Server Module
Network Server
Oracle America Inc.
08 Oct 2010
133823

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for AMD64 & Intel64     Service Pack 2 for SUSE® SLES 10

Other Products:
  Novell® Open Enterprise Server 2 Support Pack 1 


Product Description
The Sun Blade X6240 Server Module is the first two-socket AMD Opteron™ blade for use in the Sun Blade 6000 and 6048 Modular Systems. A fast, reliable, and expandable x64 blade server that runs Novell® SLES 11, 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 AMD Opteron™ processors, up to 4 (x8) and 2 (x4) PCIe Interfaces, and up to 128GB of DDR2 system memory, the Sun Blade X6240 Server Module provides the computer power and I/O expandability required to meet your needs now and into the future.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:P2.1
BIOS:1.17
CPU:2 AMD  Six-Core AMD Opteron™ 2435 2.60 GHz
RAM:32 GB
Bus Type:2 USB Ports
2 PCI Express X4
4 PCI Express X8
Video Adapter:ASPEED  AST2000
Host Bus Adapter:NVIDIA®  MCP55 Pro , Serial ATA (SATA)
Sun  STK RAID REM , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:Unigen  UGB30SDC16H0 CompactFlash Card , IDE
Sun  HDS7250SASUN500G , Serial ATA (SATA)
Sun  MAV2073RCSUN73G , Serial SCSI (SAS)
USB Keyboard:Sun Type 7
USB Mouse:Sun Type 7
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.4.0-0.21


Config Notes
1) General purpose serial port funtionality is not provided by the hardware. Therefore the serial port is supported only for accessing the ILOM and the serial port certification test has been waived.
2) Install: PXE Boot, OS Installed via Network.

Referenced Bulletins
126183

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: amd74xx.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 41264
Checksum: 8c54c589adcfaee17a6deaaef25ef7cb

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

Sun  STK RAID REM
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aacraid.ko
File Date: 06-May-2008File Size: 123736
Checksum: f039541659e9edc97043e5e3a57bae78

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.
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Redwood Shores , CA   94065
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