System x3400 (7973-22z)
Network Server
IBM
29 Nov 2006
87080

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 iFolder® 2.1 
  Novell® iManager 2.5    Novell iPrint 5.0 
  Apache2 Web Server 2.0 


Product Description
For small organizations with big plans, the x3400 can grow with you. Deploy an infrastructure with less hardware that supports the same—or more—applications. Start with a basic configuration and add features and capacity to accommodate your growing business. For branch offices with demanding, complex data transactions, the x3400 offers dual-socket computing power and support for up to eight-core processor performance, making the x3400 an affordable yet robust system. Optional redundant features help maintain business-critical availability and uptime. Select configurations of the x3400 are part of the IBM Express Portfolio™ designed and priced to meet the needs of mid-sized businesses. Reliable and easy to manage, Express models/configurations vary by country.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Tower
Mother Board Revision:3
BIOS:1.40
CPU:Intel®  Dual-Core Xeon® Processor 5040 2.83 GHz
RAM:1024 MB
Bus Type:2 PCI Express X8
2 64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 6321ESB ICH , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:IBM  80GB SATA (7.2k) simple-swap HDD , Serial ATA (SATA)
CD/DVD:IBM  HL-DT-ST CD-ROM GCR-8482B , IDE
Floppy Type:USB 1.44
USB Floppy:IBM FlashBuster
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16


Config Notes
SLES9-SP3 (x86): SATA controller was set to enhanced operation mode in BIOS.


Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Intergrated BCM 5721Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 13-Dec-2005File Size: 111375
Checksum: 9e5e0e1fed93b95261f48ef61445225e

Intel®  Integrated 6321ESB ICH
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 13-Dec-2005File Size: 17168
Checksum: d362359dc7c1b3eeb740966897f86c38

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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