System x3650 (7979-41x)
Network Server
IBM
26 Oct 2006
86646

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
For constrained data center environments, the IBM® System x3650 offers unprecedented performance and reliability. Optimized for up to four-core processor performance, the x3650 delivers rack-dense, dual-core computing power, an impressive 12 DIMM memory design and super-efficient network communication.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:1
BIOS:1.02
CPU:2 Intel®  Dual-Core Xeon® Processor 5080 3.73 GHz
RAM:1024 MB
Bus Type:64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 6321ESB ICH , IDE
IBM  ServeRAID 8k-L , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:3 IBM  36GB 10K 3.5" SAS Hot-swap HDD , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:LG  GCC-4244N , IDE
Floppy Type:USB 1.44
USB Floppy:IBM FlashBuster
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16


Config Notes
Drives are in a RAID 1 configuration.
SLES9 SP3 x86_64 aacraid.ko driver is an update from IBM ServeRAID 8.30 CD.


Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Integrated BCM5708C NetXtreme II GbE controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 167589
Checksum: 7b5ff40132c0e922a05292b034608bc5

Intel®  Integrated 6321ESB ICH
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 34320
Checksum: 10110a04b645064fec438534d08898b3

IBM  ServeRAID 8k-L
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aacraid.ko
File Date: 09-Mar-2006File Size: 138752
Checksum: 0c708b661e682b5588c42484276ea3bb

ATI®  ES1000

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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