eServer xSeries 336 (8837-45x)
Network Server
IBM
21 Sep 2006
86097

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T® with XEN

Virtual Machines (Guests OS):
2   SLES 10 for AMD64 & EM64T
    Arch:  64     Mode:  Paravirtualized

Product Description
Delivering on the new IBM Extended Design Architecture initiative, the IBM xSeries 336 offers affordable two-way performance with Intel Extended Memory 64T, availability of 2 or 4 hot-swap SCSI hard disk drives, drop down light path diagnostics, and optional support for PCI-E High Speed I/O adapters.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:1
BIOS:1.13
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon® 3.60 GHz
RAM:8192 MB
Bus Type:64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  ATI Radeon RV100 QY [Radeon 7000/VE]
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1030 , SCSI
Intel®  Integrated 82801EB (ICH5) , IDE
Hard Disk Drive:2 IBM  32P0727 73GB 10K Ultra320 SCSI Hot-Swap SL HDD , SCSI
CD/DVD:Teac®  DV-18E , IDE
Floppy Type:USB 1.44
USB Floppy:IBM Flashbuster
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16


Config Notes
SLES 10/Xen (x86_64): LVM was used to configure block device storage for Xen guests.


Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Intergrated BCM 5721Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 131096
Checksum: bd89576da0b4856864c4356d7d547cf9

LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1030
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptspi.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 30160

Intel®  Integrated 82801EB (ICH5)
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 22480

ATI®  ATI Radeon RV100 QY [Radeon 7000/VE]

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

For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

IBM
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