eServer BladeCenter HS20 Model 8832-31Z (IDE)
Network Server
07 Oct 2005

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  Novell® Linux Point of Service 9, Powered by SUSE® LINUX
  Open Enterprise Server
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for x86     Service Pack 1 for SUSE® SLES 9

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

Product Description
IBM 2-way Xeon Blade HS20 Type 8832-31Z (IDE)

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:---
BIOS:v1.05 BuildLevel BSE118AUS, 04/19/2004
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon® 3.06 GHz
RAM:512 MB
Video Adapter:ATI®  RAGE™ XL
Host Bus Adapter:ServerWorks  Grand Champion™ LE , UltraATA-100
Hard Disk Drive:Toshiba America Business Solutions, Inc.  MK4019GAXB , UltraATA-100
USB Floppy:TEAC FD-05PUB (in Blade chassis)
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.3

Config Notes
RAID recovery functionality NOT TESTED/CERTIFIED.
Bonnie benchmark: throughput on local RAID-1 rather low.
No support for floppy formatting in Blade chassis USB drive.

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Broadcom BCM570X NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
ServerWorks  Grand Champion™ LE

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