eServer xSeries 346 (8840-36x)
Network Server
IBM
06 Dec 2006
87217

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


Product Description
The IBM eServer® xSeries® 346 delivers mission-critical performance and reliability for data-dense environments. New support for dual-core Intel Xeon Processors helps provide investment protection, outstanding performance and reliability through: Improved front-side bus speed with 800 MHz Intel Xeon Processors, Up to 16GB DDR II memory improves performance, Faster I/O speed with optional support for PCI-Express, a new standard for PCI adapters.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:1.0
BIOS:KPE137CUS - 1.12
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon® 3.40 GHz
RAM:4096 MB
Bus Type:2 64-bit/100MHz PCI-X
2 64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  Integrated Radeon VE QY
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801EB (ICH5) , IDE
IBM  ServeRaid 7k , SCSI
Hard Disk Drive:3 IBM  26k5654 36.4GB 10K 2.5" SAS Hot-swap HDD , SCSI
CD/DVD:IBM  HL-DT-STDVD-ROM GDR8082N , IDE
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16


Config Notes
Drives are in a RAID 5 configuration.

Referenced Bulletins
87136

Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Intergrated BCM 5721Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 119376
Checksum: ac78713bae64a254e97415bb6b9383a7

Intel®  Integrated 82801EB (ICH5)
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: piix.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 29816
Checksum: 23d4be235a64acbdb83bdaff3977a635

IBM  ServeRaid 7k
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ips.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 62932
Checksum: e808fae25317047842ff8538e59b3609

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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