Network Server
Intel Corporation
30 Jul 2004

Tested and Approved with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  NetWare® 6.5     eDirectory™ 8.7     Support Pack 1 for NetWare® 6.5
  NetWare® 5.1     eDirectory™ 8.6     Support Pack 7 for NetWare® 5.1

Other Products:
  GroupWise® 6.5    iPrint/NDPS® 4.0 
  Apache2 Web Server 2.0    Novell iFolder® 2.1 
  Novell® BorderManager™ 3.6    Novell® BorderManager™ 3.5 

Product Description
Intel Server SE7525GP2 supports two Intel® Xeon processors with 1MB of cache using a Socket 604 INT3/FCPGA package. The system utilizes the Intel® E7525 chipset which provides support for an 800MHz front side bus and two way interleaved DDR-266 or DDR-333 Registered ECC DIMMs. The Intel® chipset E7525 is the first chipset to support PCI-Express technology and the SE7525GP2 server board includes a x16 PCI-Express slot for high speed graphics cards. Integrated PCI devices include an Intel® 82541PI (10/100/1000) Gigabit Ethernet Controller and an ATI Rage* XL video controller with 8 MB video memory. The Intel® E7525 chipset also provides support for a Parallel ATA drive controller, a dual port Serial ATA (SATA) drive controller with RAID functionality and a four port USB controller. A National Semiconductor* PC87427 Super I/O Device is used to support two serial ports, floppy drive, mouse, and keyboard. *Other brands and names may be claimed as the property of others.

Test Configuration
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon™ MP 2.80 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:Seagate  ST320014A , UltraATA-100
Maxtor  Diamond Plus 9 6Y120M , Serial ATA
Hitachi  Deskstar 7K250 - 40 GB , UltraATA-133
Western Digital®  WD360GD - 36GB , Serial ATA
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801ER (ICH5) , Serial ATA
Video Adapter:ATI®  RAGE™ XL
Bus Type:2 32-bit/33MHz PCI
4 USB Ports
2 Serial
PCI Express
Computer Type:Multi Processor
Floppy Type:1.44
Mother Board Revision:PBA-C55824-501
RAM:8000 MB
Test Kit:System Test Kit 3.3.14

Product File Specifications
PSM Driver:
File NameVersionSizeDateNetWare Version
ACPIDRV.PSM36865  04-Dec-2003 10:41 AMNetWare® 5.1
ACPIDRV.PSM36583  04-Dec-2003 09:36 AMNetWare® 6.5

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
AdapterDriver TypeFile NameDateSizeNetWare Version
Intel®  Integrated 82541 PI
LAN DriverCE1000.LAN12-Mar-2004117176NetWare® 6.5, NetWare® 5.1
Intel®  Intel® PRO/100 S Server Adapter
LAN DriverCE100B.LAN05-Feb-2004102198NetWare® 6.5, NetWare® 5.1
Intel®  Integrated 82801ER (ICH5)
HBA DriverIDEATA.HAM04-Jun-200481003NetWare® 6.5
HBA DriverMEGARIDE.HAM02-Apr-2004167602NetWare® 6.5, NetWare® 5.1
HBA DriverIDEATA.HAM20-Nov-200376112NetWare® 5.1

The term Tested and Approved applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. Components including LAN adapters, host bus adapters and other individually Tested and Approved components may be exchanged for other Tested and Approved components. For more information on swapping Tested and Approved components, please access the following web page:

For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

Intel Corporation
2111 Ne 25th S
Hillsboro,  OR   97124 6497