eServer BladeCenter LS41 (7972)
Network Server
IBM
22 Nov 2006
87044

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  Open Enterprise Server     Support Pack 2 for Open Enterprise Server
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for x86     Service Pack 3 for SUSE® SLES 9

Other Products:
  eDirectory™ 8.7    Novell® iManager 2.5 
  Novell iPrint 5.0    Novell iFolder® 2.1 
  Apache2 Web Server 2.0 


Product Description
* Features up to four high-performance, AMD Dual-Core Opteron processors * Up to two internal SAS hard disk drives * 2GB standard/64GB maximum memory per blade * Two TOE-enabled Gigabit Ethernet controllers standard, with load-balancing and failover features * Expansion capabilities for Fibre Channel, Ethernet, Myrinet and InfiniBand

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:1
BIOS:1.01
CPU:4 AMD  Dual-Core Opteron™ Model 8214 HE 2.2 GHz
RAM:8192 MB
Bus Type:PCI Express X1
64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  SAS1064E PCI-Express Fusion-MPT , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:IBM  36GB Non Hot-Swap 2.5" SFF SAS HDD , Serial SCSI (SAS)
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


Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Broadcom NetXtreme II Gigabit Ethernet Adapter (5706c)
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 155456
Checksum: a5ad3d3b6af0b33c76da4129e97fb915

LSI Logic®  SAS1064E PCI-Express Fusion-MPT
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 28698

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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