System x3850 (8864-3Rx)
Network Server
IBM
14 Dec 2006
87322

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 3 for SUSE® SLES 9


Product Description
The IBM System x3850 delivers outstanding performance, extremely low latency and high availability and manageability along with advanced, integrated technologies that help protect your IT investment. The x3850 is designed with IBM X3 Architecture, the third generation of mainframe-inspired IBM Enterprise X-Architecture Technology, and 64-bit Intel Xeon Processors MP. Driving mission-critical applications including Enterprise Resource Planning, database serving or custom-developed, Java™ technology-based applications like IBM WebSphere® software, the x3850 excels at performing transaction-intensive, back-office functions.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:1.0
BIOS:ZSE106AUS - 1.01
CPU:4 Intel®  Dual-Core Xeon® Processor 7140N 3.33 GHz
RAM:8192 MB
Bus Type:2 64-bit/266Mhz PCI-X V2
4 PCI Express X8
Video Adapter:ATI®  Integrated Radeon VE QY
Host Bus Adapter:IBM  ServeRAID 8i , Serial SCSI (SAS)
ServerWorks  CSB6 Ultra ATA-100 Integrated IDE RAID Controller , IDE
Hard Disk Drive:6 IBM  26k5654 36.4GB 10K 2.5" SAS Hot-swap HDD , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:LG  GCC-4244N , IDE
USB Floppy:IBM
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16


Config Notes
Drives are in a RAID 5 configuration.


Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5704 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 138567
Checksum: fbeb76ab08929d9e115218e5e8859a02

IBM  ServeRAID 8i
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aacraid.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 109480
Checksum: ac19c4a8bb0a87ea07a082926fce95ed

ServerWorks  CSB6 Ultra ATA-100 Integrated IDE RAID Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: Serverworks IDE
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 1743905
Checksum: 15f089aa1f30cb1989ba2773e31794be

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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