6826-xxx IBM NetVista A30 1.7GHz
30 Oct 2002
Tested and Approved with the following Novell products:
Novell Client for Windows 95/98(v3.32) Novell Client for Windows NT/2000/XP(v4.83)

Product Description
The flexibility to meet your needs The IBM NetVista A Series desktop delivers a better ownership experience with easily upgradeable designs and extensive multimedia features-all at a price that won¿t break your budget. Performance features Technology includes Intel® Pentium® 4 processors and Integrated Intel Extreme¿ graphics with upgradable 4X AGP slot (select models). Expand with USB ports, slots and bays, and a range of optional optical drives. External stereo speakers are available on select models. Ease of use Six easier-to-access high- speed USB 2.0 ports transfer data up to 40 times faster than previous USB connections. These ports provide backward compatibility and make it easy to add printers, scanners, cameras and other peripherals. Optimized for connectivity Intel PRO/100 VE Network Connection with integrated Wake on LAN on NetVista A series models with a 56K V.90 modem (included on select models) provide convenient remote management and high-speed broadband connections. The optional Intel PRO/1000 T Desktop Adapter delivers outstanding speed and performance (up to 10 times faster than existing 10/100 adapter technology)2.

Test Configuration
Product/Model/Rev6826-xxx IBM NetVista A30 1.7GHz/A30/Rev. Refresh 1.1
CD-ROM Drive Teac CD-W28E; IDE/ATAPI; Spin Rate 8x
CPU Intel Celeron(r); 1.7 GHz
Hard Disk Drive Maxtor D740X 6L080J4; 80 GB; EIDE
Maxtor D740X-6L040J2; 40 GB; EIDE
Host Bus Adapter Intel Integrated Intel(R) 82801DB ICH4 Chipset; UltraATA-100
Video Adapter Intel Integrated Intel(R) 82845G Chipset ; 48 MB
Bus Type 1 AGP II
PCI 32-bit/33MHz
Computer TypeDeskTop ATX
Floppy Type1.44 MB
Mother Board Revision1.1
System Test Kit Version2

Certified Models
6826-11x 6826-12x 6826-13x
6826-14x 6826-15x 6826-16x

Adapters and drivers used in testing
Adapter Driver Type File Name Date Size
Integrated Intel(R) 82540EM LAN Chipset
Client OS assigned NDIS Driver
Integrated Intel(R) 82562EX LAN Chipset
Client OS assigned NDIS Driver

The term Tested and Approved applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

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