eServer 326 Model 8848-71U
Network Server
IBM
31 Oct 2005
82449

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


Product Description
Compelling price and performance for memory intensive 32-bit and 64-bit applications. The IBM e326 features Xtended Design Architecture™ for demanding environments. High computing capability and an integrated memory controller helps eliminate the bottleneck issues of processor-to-memory bandwidth. Dual Core AMD Opteron processors help businesses improve application performance while protecting their investment when migrating existing 32-bit applications to 64-bit. The IBM e326 significantly improves existing 32-bit applications and excels at 64-bit computing in both price and performance. And the compact 1U design lets clients deploy substantial computing power in a small footprint.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:53P94V
BIOS:M2E116AUS 03/04/05
CPU:AMD  Opteron™ model 250
RAM:2048 MB
Bus Type:64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  RADEON™ VE
Host Bus Adapter:AMD  Integrated AMD 8111 , UltraATA-100
LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1020 , Ultra320 SCSI
Hard Disk Drive:2 IBM  90P1304 36.4GB 10K Ultra320 SCSI Hot-Swap SL HDD , Ultra320 SCSI
CD/DVD:LG  CRN-8245B , ATAPI
Floppy Type:USB 1.44
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.6


Config Notes
SLES9-SP1 (x86): System was tested with drives in Raid 1 configuration.


Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5704 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
AMD  Integrated AMD 8111
LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1020
ATI®  RADEON™ VE

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