Smart Array P400i 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 P400i is HP's first PCI-Express (PCIe) serial attached SCSI (SAS) RAID controller and provides new levels of performance and reliability for HP servers, through its support of the latest SCSI technology and advanced RAID capabilities.

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 P400i Controller
Interface:Serial SCSI (SAS)
Bus Type:PCI Express X8

Tested Configuration:
CD/DVD:Teac®  DV-28E-C , Firmware: B.4F , Interface: IDE
Hard Disk Drive:HP  DG036A8B53, 36 GB, SAS , Firmware: 1.18 , Interface: Serial SCSI (SAS)
System:HP  ProLiant™ DL360 G5 3.0GHz
Test Kit:Diskkit 4.05.04 - 07-11-2006

Config Notes
'Hardware Hot Plug' supported but was not tested.

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