eServer xSeries 206 Model 8482-41X
Network Server
12 Oct 2005

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  Open Enterprise Server     Support Pack 1 for Open Enterprise Server
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for x86     Service Pack 2 for SUSE® SLES 9

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

Product Description
An ultra-affordable, uni-processor server that delivers performance and availability to small and medium businesses as well as multi-location large enterprises The new IBM eServer® xSeries™ 206 server delivers affordability without compromising features or functionality. Using Intel® Pentium® 4 technology, the x206 is the first IBM server to feature 800MHz front-side bus speeds.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Mid Tower
Mother Board Revision:23A0703
BIOS:01/13/05 KEE131AUS
CPU:Intel®  Pentium® 4 Processor 641 3.20 GHz
RAM:512 MB
Bus Type:2 64-bit/66MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  RADEON™ VE
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 6300ESB ICH , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:2 Maxtor®  Maxtor DiamondMax Plus 9 - SATA , Serial ATA (SATA)
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.6

Config Notes
SLES9-SP2 (i386): aarich module is a driver update; refer to the following url:

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5704 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 MT Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel®  Integrated 6300ESB ICH
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aarich.ko
File Date: 14-Jul-2005File Size: 372104
Checksum: 510a16521ae7cf5a4d0432b3a5daf625


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