Sun Fire V40z
Network Server
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
09 Feb 2005

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®

Product Description
The Sun Fire V40z server is the extreme-performance, four-way x64 server that saves you money and space. It supports both 32-bit and 64-bit applications, large memory, and multiple operating systems. Get performance, availability, and flexibility, at a high return on IT investment.

Tested Configuration:
Product/Model:Sun Fire V40z
CD/DVD:Teac®  DV-28E , ATAPI
CPU:4 AMD  Opteron™ model 848
Hard Disk Drive:3 Seagate®  ST373307LC , Ultra320 SCSI
Seagate®  ST336607LC , Ultra320 SCSI
Host Bus Adapter:AMD  Integrated AMD 8111 , UltraATA-133
LSI Logic®  LSI53C1030 , Ultra320 SCSI
Video Adapter:Trident Microsystems, Inc.  Blade 3D (9880)
BIOS:Phoenix Bios 4.0 Release 6.0
Bus Type:7 64-bit/66MHz PCI-X
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Floppy Type:1.44
Mother Board Revision:3U4P
RAM:32768 MB
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.1.4

Config Notes
- RAID functionality of integrated Symbios Logic 53c1030 controller is not covered by certification due to missing RAID management software for this processor type.

Adapters and Drivers
AdapterDriver TypeFile NameDateSizeOS Version
2 Broadcom®  Broadcom BCM570X NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
AMD  Integrated AMD 8111
LSI Logic®  LSI53C1030

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:

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

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