Intel blade server SBX44
Network Server
Intel Corporation
05 May 2005

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

Other Products:
  Apache2 Web Server 2.0    eDirectory™ 8.7 
  Novell iFolder® 2.1    Novell iPrint 5.0 
  Novell® iManager 2.5 

Product Description
Quad Intel® Xeon™ processor server blade with a height of 9.7 in, width of 2.3 in (double wide blade), and a depth of 17.6 in. Low profile, highly reliable, and cost/value effective blade. Up to four Intel® Xeon™ processors. Designed to support the next generation of Intel® Xeon™ processors. Up to two fabric expansion ports. Up to two ATA-100 IDE hard drives. Up to two 1 hot-swap Ultra-320 SCSI hard drives with additional BSE expansion module. Access to a floppy drive, CD-ROM drive, and one USB port. Customizable bezel. 16 GB DDR266 DRAM memory support. System designed to maximize service access. Tool-less design features. Front access to Ultra-320 SCSI hard disk bays. Color coded throughout for service items. Detailed configuration labels on the system. Fault indicators and system UID (Unit ID) light. Blade availability. Two 1.0 hot-swap Ultra-320 SCSI disk drive bays. 1+1 redundant DC power input. All Midplane signal interfaces are redundant.

Tested Configuration:
Product/Model:Intel blade server SBX44
CD/DVD:Panasonic  SR-8178-B , ATAPI
CPU:4 Intel®  Xeon™ MP 3.0 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:2 Toshiba America Business Solutions, Inc.  MK4019GAXB , UltraATA-100
2 Seagate®  ST336607LC , Ultra320 SCSI
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1030 , Ultra320 SCSI
ServerWorks  Grand Champion™ LE , UltraATA-100
Video Adapter:ATI®  Integrated RADEON 7000
Bus Type:2 64-bit/100MHz PCI-X
Computer Type:Blade Module
Floppy Type:1.44
Mother Board Revision:C27691-503
RAM:15872 MB
USB Floppy:TEAC FD-005U
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.6

Config Notes
Tested Processors were 3.00 GHz 4M cache Xeon.

Adapters and Drivers
AdapterDriver TypeFile NameDateSizeOS Version
Intel®  Integrated 82546EB
Intel®  Integrated 82545EM Gigabit Ethernet
LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1030
ServerWorks  Grand Champion™ LE

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:

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