Sun Ultra 40 Workstation
Network Server
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
09 Mar 2006

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 Sun Ultra 40 workstation is a high-end, dual-socket,dual-core capable AMD Opteron[TM] processor-based workstation. This workstation is ideal for compute intensive workloads in market segments such as geoscience and engineering,mechanical computer-aided engineering,digital content creation,electronic design automation,high-end software development and defense and military intelligence.The Sun Ultra 40 workstation supports Linux operation systems.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Tower
Mother Board Revision:R02
CPU:2 AMD  Dual-Core Opteron™ model 280
RAM:16384 MB
Bus Type:2 PCI Express X16
2 PCI Express X4
2 32-bit/33MHz PCI
8 USB Ports
2 1394 Firewire
Video Adapter:NVIDIA®  Quadro FX 3450
Host Bus Adapter:NVIDIA®  NFORCE-CK804 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Hitachi GST  HDS725050KLA360 , Serial ATA (SATA)
CD/DVD:Panasonic  UJ-845-B , IDE
USB Keyboard:Sun Type 7 Keyboard
USB Mouse:Sun Type 7 Optical Scroll Mouse
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 5.0.11

Config Notes
We running this command xset -display :0 dpms force off the monitor does not go to sleep.

Adapters and Drivers
AdapterDriver TypeFile NameDateSize
NVIDIA®  nForce4 Ultra Gigabit Ethernet
LAN Driverforcedeth.ko13-Dec-200548527
HBA Driversata_nv.ko13-Dec-200532219

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:

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

Sun Microsystems, Inc.
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Santa Clara , CA   95054
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