eServer xSeries 260 (8865-12x)
Network Server
IBM
14 Jul 2006
84492

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 IBM eServer® xSeries® 260 represents a first-time extension of IBM's leadership Enterprise X-Architecture design into the 4-way tower market. Leveraging the same chipset and many mechanical features of the x366 and x460 servers, the x260 benefits from the same mainframe-inspired features of these high-end enterprise-class servers to deliver an industry-leading combination of breakthrough x86 performance, enhanced mission-critical availability, and 64-bit compatibility perfect for the ever-changing needs of today's small business.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Tower
Mother Board Revision:1.0
BIOS:ZUE140BUS
CPU:4 Intel®  Xeon® MP 3.16 GHz
RAM:4096 MB
Bus Type:6 64-bit/266Mhz PCI-X V2
Video Adapter:ATI®  Integrated Radeon VE QY
Host Bus Adapter:IBM  ServeRAID 8i , Serial SCSI (SAS)
ServerWorks  CSB6 Ultra ATA-100 Integrated IDE RAID Controller , IDE
Hard Disk Drive:IBM  73.4GB 15K 3.5" SAS Hot-swap HDD , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:IBM  HL-DT-ST CD-ROM GCR-8482B , ATAPI
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 5.0.11


Config Notes

Referenced Bulletins
84016

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Broadcom NetXtreme BCM5704 Gigabit
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 138567
Checksum: fbeb76ab08929d9e115218e5e8859a02

IBM  ServeRAID 8i
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aacraid.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 109480
Checksum: ac19c4a8bb0a87ea07a082926fce95ed

ServerWorks  CSB6 Ultra ATA-100 Integrated IDE RAID Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: Serverworks IDE
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 1743905
Checksum: 15f089aa1f30cb1989ba2773e31794be

ATI®  Integrated Radeon VE QY

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

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