ServeRAID-7e SCSI HostRAID
Device Driver / Host Bus Adapter
IBM
03 Jun 2005
81070

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 8 for x86     Service Pack 4 for SUSE® SLES 8

Product Description
Providing outstanding performance and flexibility for servers and high-end work-stations, the dual-channel AIC-7902 delivers Ultra320 SCSI data rates up to 320 MBytes/sec to address emerging band-width-hungry applications, such as real-time video, data mining, Internet/Intranet, and scientific modeling and simulation. The chip features a 66 MHz, 64-bit PCI interface and a 133 MHz, 64-bit PCI-X interface. 320 MByte/sec SCSI data transfer rates. 133 MHz, 64 bit, PCI-X interface that provides 1066 MByte/sec bandwidth. Signal compatible with AIC-7892x Ultra160 SCSI ASIC. Supports HostRAID™ hardware mirroring. PCI 2.3 and PCI-X 1.0A compliant.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: a320raid.oFile Version: 3.00.053
File Date: 08-Apr-2005File Size: 422421
File URL:

Driver Support File(s)

Host Bus Adapter(s)
Product NameServeRAID-7e SCSI HostRAID
Version:v 3.00.053
Interface:Ultra320 SCSI
Chipset:AIC-7902
BIOS:4.30.09
Firmware:4.30.09
Channels:2

Tested Configuration:
CD/DVD:IBM  HL-DT-ST CD-ROM GCR-8482B , Interface: ATAPI
Hard Disk Drive:2 IBM  90P1304 36.4GB 10K Ultra320 SCSI Hot-Swap SL HDD , Interface: Ultra320 SCSI
System:IBM  eServer xSeries 236 Model 8841-21X , Interface: Ultra320 SCSI , Bus Type: 64-bit PCI-X/133 MHz Hot Plug , Memory: 1536 MB
Test Kit:SUSE Certification Suite

Config Notes
SLES 8 - SP4: a320raid is a driver update. Refer to the following url: www.adaptec.com/ibm/downloads
SLES 8 - SP4: Only SCSI RAID-1 functionality of integrated controller tested during certification.


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