System x3755 (8877-5RY)
Network Server
IBM
30 Oct 2006
86692

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


Product Description
* 4U rack-optimized system * Up to four AMD® Dual-Core Opteron™ processors Model 8220 (up to 2.80 GHz) * Integrated RAID-0, -1, -10 standard, (RAID-5 optional) * Features optional redundant power and redundant cooling * Seven I/O slots: 4 PCI-Express, 2-PCI-X and 1 HTx

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:1
BIOS:1.01
CPU:4 AMD  Dual-Core Opteron™ Model 8220 SE 2.8 GHz
RAM:32768 MB
Bus Type:PCI Express X4
2 64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
2 PCI Express X8
PCI Express X16
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:IBM  ServeRAID 8k , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:4 IBM  146 GB 10K HS 3.5" SAS 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
SLES10 (i386): The following boot parameter is required for proper clock operation: 'clock=pmtmr'


Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Integrated BCM5708C NetXtreme II GbE controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 152008
Checksum: c7dd6fd2c779c203fccd5deeb10df394

IBM  ServeRAID 8k
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aacraid.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 82500
Checksum: a528ccae1367ad7323afa05c20d834f4

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

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