Smart Array E200i Controller
Device Driver / Host Bus Adapter
Hewlett Packard Company
24 Jul 2006

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

Product Description
The HP Smart Array E200 is HP's first entry level PCI Express (PCIe) Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) RAID controller. The full size card has 8 ports and utilizes DDR1-266 memory. The E200 is ideal for RAID 0/1 and can be upgraded with the 128MB battery-backed write cache (BBWC) module for RAID 5.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: CPQSHD.CDMFile Version: 2.06
File Date: 07-Nov-2005File Size: 116425
Checksum: -1
File URL:
File Name: HPQCISS.HAMFile Version: 1.06b
File Date: 19-Jun-2006File Size: 140135
Checksum: -1
File URL:

Driver Support File(s)
File Name: CPQSHD.DDIFile Version: 2.06
File Date: 07-Nov-2005File Size: 8667
Checksum: -1
File URL:
File Name: HPQCISS.DDIFile Version: 1.06.02
File Date: 19-Jun-2006File Size: 5116
Checksum: -1
File URL:

Host Bus Adapter(s)
Product NameSmart Array E200i Controller
Interface:Serial SCSI (SAS)
Bus Type:PCI Express X4

Tested Configuration:
CD/DVD:Teac®  DV-28E-C , Firmware: B.4F , Interface: IDE
Hard Disk Drive:HP  DG036A8B53, 36 GB, SAS , Firmware: 1.20 , Interface: Serial SCSI (SAS)
System:HP  ProLiant DL580 G4
Test Kit:Diskkit 4.05.01 - 02-17-2006

Config Notes

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Hewlett Packard Company
Industry Standard Server Division
20555 SH249
Houston , TX   77070