PowerEdge 2900 /2 Dual-Core Xeon® 3.73 GHz
Network Server
Dell Incorporated
30 Jun 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
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Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:A01
CPU:2 Intel®  Dual-Core Xeon® Processor 5080 3.73 GHz
Bus Type:6 USB Ports
4 PCI Express X4
2 64-bit PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  Integrated RN50
Host Bus Adapter:Dell  Integrated PERC 5/i RAID Controller , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Intel®  Integrated 82801GR ICH7R , IDE
Hard Disk Drive:3 Western Digital®  WD800JD , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:Samsung®  SC-148A , IDE
USB Floppy:Teac USB FD-05PUB
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 5.0.11

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
AdapterDriver TypeFile NameDateSize
2 Broadcom®  Integrated BCM5708C NetXtreme II GbE controller
LAN Driverbnx2.ko12-Dec-2005167589
Dell  Integrated PERC 5/i RAID Controller
HBA Drivermegaraid_sas.ko12-Dec-200555223
Intel®  Integrated 82801GR ICH7R
HBA DriverPIIX IDE12-Dec-20051743905

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:

Dell Incorporated
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