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

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  Open Enterprise Server     Support Pack 2 for Open Enterprise Server
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for x86     Service Pack 3 for SUSE® SLES 9

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

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  Deskstar 7K500 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
When 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-200543618
HBA Driversata_nv.ko13-Dec-200528767

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.
4150 Network Circle
Santa Clara , CA   95054
Voice: 1-650-960-1300