SGI® Altix® XE240
Network Server
SGI
24 Oct 2006
86622

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
SGI® Altix® XE offers superior performance and energy efficiency at a breakthrough price point. The combination of the advanced Intel® Dual-Core Xeon® processor architecture, backed by SGI's industry-leading service and support provides customers with exceptional value in the SGI® Altix® XE platform.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:rev 6
BIOS:64
CPU:2 Intel®  Dual-Core Xeon® Processor 5150 2.66 GHz
RAM:16 GB
Bus Type:3 64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
2 PCI Express X4
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Intel® Integrated 6321ESB ICH , IDE
LSI Logic®  LSI53C1030 Fusion-MPT Ultra320 SCSI Controller , SCSI
LSI Logic®  LSISAS1068 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Hitachi GST  Deskstar 7K500 HDS725050KLA360 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Seagate®  ST3146807LC , SCSI
CD/DVD:Teac®  DV-28E , IDE
Floppy Type:NONE
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16


Config Notes
The Ethernet interfaces on the Altix® XE platform have an implementation of the Intel® e1000 chipset that was not available when the SLES 9 Service Pack 3 update released. The Altix® XE system includes the SGI® Altix® XE Platform Update CD. This CD must be used with the driver update disk option during SLES 9 SP3 install. See README on the driver CD for detailed instructions.


Adapters and Drivers
Intel®  Intel(R) PRO/1000 EB Network Connection with I/O Acceleration
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 14-Aug-2006File Size: 198138
Checksum: 1d15216a0ca06dc61335a0a855872598

Intel®  Intel® Integrated 6321ESB ICH
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ahci.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 35599
Checksum: 4db74590339349638746e81270b06882

LSI Logic®  LSI53C1030 Fusion-MPT Ultra320 SCSI Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptspi.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 31949
Checksum: cd2c38502fb2f4343066ec7e28cfc138

LSI Logic®  LSISAS1068
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 31973
Checksum: 4abcc0826e15d84604789a75dcdc9434


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:

SGI
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