eServer xSeries 440 Model 8687-38X
Network Server
IBM
07 Oct 2005
82166

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


Product Description
XpandOnDemand just went into overdrive! The power of 16-way is now available with the xSeries 440 to take charge of advanced enterprise applications and drive a higher level of performance on this flagship server. Powered by Enterprise X-Architecture™ technology, these 4U rack-optimized, industry-standard servers support up to 16-way processing by interconnecting two xSeries 440 chasses as a single 8U configuration - the most rack-dense 16-way in the world!

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:1
BIOS:1.01
CPU:8 Intel®  Xeon® MP 1.60 GHz
RAM:3072 MB
Bus Type:4 64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:S3 Graphics  Integrated Savage4
Host Bus Adapter:VIA  VT82C686B PCI IDE , UltraATA-100
IBM  06P5740 IBM ServeRAID-4Lx Ultra160 SCSI Controller , Ultra160 SCSI
Hard Disk Drive:IBM  RAID 5 Logical Drive , Ultra160 SCSI
CD/DVD:IBM  05k9233 IBM 24X-10X CD-ROM Ultrabay 2000 Drive , ATAPI
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.4


Config Notes


Adapters and Drivers
IBM  IBM Netfinity 10/100 Ethernet Adapter
Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5700 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
VIA  VT82C686B PCI IDE
IBM  06P5740 IBM ServeRAID-4Lx Ultra160 SCSI Controller
S3 Graphics  Integrated Savage4

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:

http://developer.novell.com/devres/system/policy/exchange.htm

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