eServer xSeries 260 Model 8865-2RZ
Network Server
18 Oct 2005

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 2 for SUSE® SLES 9

Product Description
The IBM eServer® xSeries® 260 represents a first-time extension of IBM's leadership Enterprise X-Architecture design into the 4-way tower market. Leveraging the same chipset and many mechanical features of the x366 and x460 servers, the x260 benefits from the same mainframe-inspired features of these high-end enterprise-class servers to deliver an industry-leading combination of breakthrough x86 performance, enhanced mission-critical availability, and 64-bit compatibility perfect for the ever-changing needs of today's small business.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Pedestal
Mother Board Revision:#A123456789
BIOS:v1.06 08/11/05 ZUE140AUS
CPU:4 Intel®  Xeon® MP 3.16 GHz
RAM:65536 MB
Bus Type:64-bit/266Mhz PCI-X V2
Video Adapter:ATI®  RADEON™ VE
Host Bus Adapter:Adaptec®  Integrated AIC-9410 , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:IBM  26K5697 36GB 15K 3.5" SAS Hot-Swap HDD , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.6

Config Notes
SLES9-SP2(x86_64): adp94xx driver is an update module. Refer to the following url:

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5704 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Adaptec®  Integrated AIC-9410
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: adp94xx.ko
File Date: 13-Aug-2005File Size: 322066
Checksum: 1ae9de4cd575dde6563ae71b5634c56c


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