Lightning 9900™ V-Series Enterprise Storage Systems
Storage Area Network (SAN) Device
Hitachi Data Systems Corporation
15 Jun 2006

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  NetWare® 6.5     Support Pack 5 for NetWare® 6.5

Other Products:
  Novell Cluster Services™ 1.8 

Product Description
As part of our Application Optimized Storage™ solutions, the Hitachi Lightning 9900 V Series offers a storage platform that enables customers to simplify their infrastructures through massive consolidation. Combined with Hitachi storage software and the HiCommand® Storage Area Management Suite, these systems meet business application requirements for the highest levels of availability, scalability, and performance while supporting “set and forget” management, protecting data assets, and optimizing resources. The Lightning 9900 V Series is powered by our Hi-Star™ crossbar switched architecture. That means no single point of failure and instant data access, around the clock. We're so confident about the reliability of the Lightning 9900 V Series storage systems, we back it up with a 100 percent data availability guarantee.

Primary Driver File(s):
QL2X00.HAM  ( 530179 bytes   17-Mar-2006 14:40   6.90i    )   
SCSIHD.CDM  ( 32119 bytes   29-Nov-2005 15:28   3.03e    )   

Driver Support File(s)
QL2X00.DDI  ( 29855 bytes   23-Mar-2006 13:30   2.09)
SCSIHD.DDI  ( 30108 bytes   06-Jul-2005 16:53   3.00)

Storage Area Network
Product NameLightning 9900™ V-Series Enterprise Storage Systems

Tested Configuration:
Hard Disk Drive:Hitachi Data Systems  OPEN-9 , Interface: FibreChannel , Firmware: 21-14-22-00/00
Host Bus Adapter:2 QLogic  QLA2340/QLA2342 , Interface: FibreChannel , Firmware: 3.03.08 , BIOS: 1.47
Intel®  Integrated 82801EB (ICH5) , Interface: IDE
System:Dell  PowerEdge 1850 /2-Xeon™ DP 3.0 GHz
Test Kit:Diskkit 4.05.01 - 02-17-2006

Config Notes

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