HP xw9300 Workstation
Network Server
Hewlett Packard Company
12 Mar 2007

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

Product Description
Intelligently engineered in close collaboration with hardware and software partners, the HP xw9300 delivers the ultimate 64-bit personal workstation performance and visualization for compute intensive environments. Supporting for the first time, dual PCI Express x 16 graphics and dual AMD Opteron processors, the HP xw9300 meets the combined needs for computational and visualization power and I/O performance while helping to lower total cost of ownership. Part of a compete portfolio of reliable, high quality, easy-to-manage workstations, the HP xw9300 is ideal for scientists, engineers, designers, and digital artists who have extremely complex analyses and/or advanced visualization requirements.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Mini Tower
Mother Board Revision:374254-001
CPU:2 AMD  Dual-Core Opteron™ model 285
RAM:4096 MB
Bus Type:2 PCI Express X16
3 64-bit PCI-X
32-Bit PCI
Video Adapter:NVIDIA®  Quadro® FX 1400
Host Bus Adapter:NVIDIA®  nForce™ Professional 2200 , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:Maxtor®  MaXLine Plus II 250GB SATA , Serial ATA (SATA)
Floppy Type:1.44
USB Keyboard:HP keyboard
USB Mouse:HP mouse
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
NVIDIA®  nForce Professional 2200 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: forcedeth.ko
File Date: 13-Dec-2005File Size: 43618
Checksum: 1f598a67bae06c7311f57087472465c8

Intel®  Intel® PRO1000 Gigabit Server Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 144057
Checksum: e12197d5d38ba08a501583315174026b

NVIDIA®  nForce™ Professional 2200
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: sata_nv.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 28767

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:


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