eServer BladeCenter LS20 (8850-56U)
Network Server
IBM
17 Oct 2006
86497

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for x86


Product Description
Powerful AMD-based blade server delivers new levels of flexibility and choice for your high performance computing applications. Designed to support the AMD Opteron family of single and dual core processors the LS20 blades are packed with features. When combined with the BladeCenter™ the LS20 delivers density without sacrificing processor performance or availability. For applications that are limited by memory performance the LS20 may bring sizeable performance gains.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:1
BIOS:1.08
CPU:2 AMD  Dual-Core Opteron™ Model 270
RAM:2048 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
Hard Disk Drive:2 IBM  90P1313 73GB 10K Ultra320 SCSI 2.5 , SCSI
CD/DVD:IBM  BladeCenter USB CD-ROM , USB
Floppy Type:USB 1.44
USB Floppy:IBM FlashBuster
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16


Config Notes
SLES-10 (x86): "clock=pmtmr" parmeter is needed on kernel boot line


Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5704 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 106832
Checksum: b60f389df377eb293b5208c7bc5d8981

LSI Logic®  Integrated 53C1030
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptspi.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 23936
Checksum: a31885017bc540548a85401a32a4e5c7

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

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