System Storage DS8000 Turbo
Storage Area Network (SAN) Device
20 Dec 2006

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  NetWare® 6.5     Support Pack 5 for NetWare® 6.5

Product Description
The IBM System Storage™ DS8000™ Turbo models of the DS8000 series offer high-performance, high-capacity storage systems that are designed to deliver scalability, resiliency and total value for medium and large enterprises. * Capacity : 1.1 up to 320TB physical capacity with options for both Fibre Channel and Fibre Channel ATA drives to enable tiered storage implementations * Performance : Built for outstanding performance with an IBM POWER5+TM processor complex and 4Gbps Fibre Channel/IBM FICON® connectivity * Functionality : IBM Virtualization Engine™ technology featuring storage system logical partitions (LPARs) * Total cost of ownership (TCO) : Enterprise Choice warranty and model upgradeability offers dramatic opportunities to help organizations reduce the TCO of their storage systems.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: QL2X00.HAMFile Version: 6.90i
File Date: 17-Mar-2006File Size: 530179
File URL:

Driver Support File(s)
File Name: QL2X00.DDIFile Version: 2.09
File Date: 23-Mar-2006File Size: 29855
Checksum: -1
File URL:

Storage Area Network
Product NameSystem Storage DS8000 Turbo

Tested Configuration:
Hard Disk Drive:6 IBM  Logical Drive , Interface: FibreChannel , Firmware: .327
Host Bus Adapter:QLogic  QLA2342 Dual Channel 2Gb Fibre Channel to 133 MHz PCI-X HBA , Interface: FibreChannel , Version: 1.47 , BIOS: 1.47
Test Kit:Diskkit 4.05.01 - 02-17-2006

Config Notes

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