HP ProLiant BL40p
Network Server
Hewlett Packard Company
07 Mar 2005

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for x86     Service Pack 1 for SUSE® SLES 9

Product Description
Intel® Xeon™ MP FC-PGA 3.0GHz\4MB, 2.2GHz\2MB, 2.8GHz\2MB or 2.0GHz\1MB processor (quad capability) I/O cable with two USB ports, one video port, one iLO port and kernel debug port. The I/O cable attaches to the front of the server blade on the 3.0GHz and 2.2GHz models. The cable was specifically designed to aid in initial server image deployment. The cable ships with all 3.0 GHz and 2.2GHz models ServerWorks GC-LE Chipset 512-MB or 1024 MB of 2-way interleaved PC2100 ECC DDR (2 x 1 Interleaved Memory), expandable to 12 GB Advanced Memory Protection with Online Spare Five NC7781 PCI-X Gigabit NICs (embedded) with WOL (Wake On LAN) and Preboot eXecution Environment (PXE). One additional 10/100T NIC dedicated to Integrated Lights-Out (iLO) Management Smart Array 5i Plus Controller with battery-backed write cache (integrated on system board) standard on 2.8GHz/2M and 3.0GHz/4M models, optional on 2.0GHz/1M and 2.2GHz/2M models Wide Ultra3 SCSI Drive Cage standard supports up to four 1".

Tested Configuration:
Product/Model:HP ProLiant BL40p
CPU:4 Intel®  Xeon™ MP 3.0 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:2 HP  BF01864663 , Ultra160 SCSI
2 HP  BD01864544 , Ultra160 SCSI
Host Bus Adapter:HP  Compaq Smart Array 5i Controller , Ultra3SCSI
ServerWorks  CSB5 , UltraATA-100
Video Adapter:ATI®  Integrated RAGE™ XL
BIOS:I02 9/15/2004
Bus Type:2 64-bit/100MHz PCI-X
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:G1
RAM:12288 MB
USB Floppy:Hewlett-Packard D353FUE
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.1.5

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
AdapterDriver TypeFile NameDateSizeOS Version
HP  HP NC7781 Embedded Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
HP  Compaq Smart Array 5i Controller
ServerWorks  CSB5

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