PRIMERGY® BX630
Network Server
Fujitsu Siemens Computers
07 Mar 2006
83509

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 3 for SUSE® SLES 9

Product Description
The PRIMERGY® Advanced Blade Ecosystem BX600 with Server Blade BX630 is characterized by flexibility, allowing dynamic software reconfiguration and full control with a redundant single point of administration. The extensive software support for control, management and deployment minimizes administrative costs and frees you from time-consuming tasks to focus on your business. With up to 4 AMD Opteron MP processors with Dual-Core combined with the direct connect technology it provides high performance and bandwidth.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:FSC D2003 Rev C
BIOS:PhoenixBIOS 4.06 Rev. 1.04.2003
CPU:4 AMD  Dual-Core Opteron™ model 880
RAM:16384 MB
Bus Type:64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  Radeon RV100 QY
Host Bus Adapter:Promise®  FastTrak S150 TX4 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:4 Seagate®  Barracuda ST380013AS , Serial ATA (SATA)
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 5.0.11


Config Notes
Installation will only work in text mode. Installed system will run fine in graphical mode. Please do not use any ACPI related kernel parameters for SLES9 SP3 and up. For installation with the listed HBA driver please use the FSC ServerStart-CD or download it from http://www.fujitsu-siemens.com/support/downloads.html


Adapters and Drivers
AdapterDriver TypeFile NameDateSize
Promise®  FastTrak S150 TX4
HBA Driverft3xx.ko21-Dec-2005359830
4 Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5704s Gigabit Ethernet Controller
LAN Drivertg3.ko13-Dec-2005138567

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

For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

Fujitsu Siemens Computers
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GERMANY
Voice: +49 5251 8 15376
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