eServer xSeries 260 (8865-1Sx)
Network Server
IBM
09 Nov 2006
86820

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


Product Description
The eServer xSeries 260 is the first System x™ tower-based system designed with IBM X3 Architecture, the third generation of mainframe-inspired IBM Enterprise X-Architecture™ technology. Driving mission-critical applications such as Enterprise Resource Planning, collaboration (IBM Lotus Notes® and Microsoft® Exchange e-mail applications), terminal serving and database applications, the 260 excels at performing transaction-intensive, traditional back-office and branch-office functions.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Pedestal
Mother Board Revision:1.0
BIOS:ZUE156AUS
CPU:4 Intel®  Xeon® MP 3.16 GHz
RAM:4096 MB
Bus Type:6 64-bit/266Mhz PCI-X V2
Video Adapter:ATI®  Integrated Radeon VE QY
Host Bus Adapter:ServerWorks  CSB6 Ultra ATA-100 Integrated IDE RAID Controller , IDE
IBM  ServeRAID 8i , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:3 IBM  73.4GB 15K 3.5" SAS Hot-swap HDD , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:IBM  HL-DT-ST CD-ROM GCR-8482B , IDE
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16


Config Notes
Drives are in a RAID 5 configuration.

Referenced Bulletins
86727

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5704 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 119376
Checksum: ac78713bae64a254e97415bb6b9383a7

Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 119376
Checksum: ac78713bae64a254e97415bb6b9383a7

ServerWorks  CSB6 Ultra ATA-100 Integrated IDE RAID Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: serverworks.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 26828
Checksum: 5f980a63a954d77530c5366e4ed31794

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

ATI®  Integrated Radeon VE QY

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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