IBM eServer xSeries 225 Model 8649-62X
Network Server
28 Sep 2004

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 8 for x86     Service Pack 3 for SUSE® SLES 8

Product Description
The IBM xSeries 225 is packed with power to support environments such as file-and-print serving and distributed workgroup applications. Feature-rich and scalable up to two processors, this server offers new levels of redundancy and availability at prices you can afford. Tower with 4U rack capability via optional rack-mount kit Intel® Xeon™ processors; high-performance 533MHz front-side bus speed. 512MB standard PC2100 DDR memory. Ultra320 hot-swap hard disk drives. Hot-swap redundant power models for improved availability. IBM Director, Remote Deployment Manager and Remote Supervisor Adapter for proactive remote management for distributed environment

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Tower
Mother Board Revision:IBM MS-9121 v1.0
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon® 3.06 GHz
RAM:512 MB
Bus Type:32-bit/33MHz PCI
4 64-bit/100MHz PCI-X
AGP 8x
Video Adapter:ATI®  Integrated RAGE™ XL
Host Bus Adapter:2 LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1030 , Ultra320 SCSI
Intel®  Integrated 82801DB (ICH4) , UltraATA-100
Hard Disk Drive:2 IBM  06P5753 IBM 36.4GB 10K Ultra160 SCSI Hot-Swap SL HDD , Ultra160 SCSI
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite

Config Notes
SLES 8 - SP3: RAID functionality of integrated SCSI controller _not_ tested during certification. USB 2.0 functionality not tested during certification.

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5703i Gigabit Ethernet Controller
2 LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1030
Intel®  Integrated 82801DB (ICH4)
ATI®  Integrated RAGE™ XL

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