Lightning 9900™ V-Series Enterprise Storage Systems
Storage Area Network (SAN) Device
Hitachi Data Systems Corporation
27 Mar 2007

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  NetWare® 6.5     Support Pack 6 for NetWare® 6.5

Other Products:
  Novell Cluster Services™ 1.8 

Product Description
As part of our Application Optimized Storage™ solutions, the Hitachi Lightning 9900 V Series offers a storage platform that enables customers to simplify their infrastructures through massive consolidation. Combined with Hitachi storage software and the HiCommand® Storage Area Management Suite, these systems meet business application requirements for the highest levels of availability, scalability, and performance while supporting “set and forget” management, protecting data assets, and optimizing resources. The Lightning 9900 V Series is powered by our Hi-Star™ crossbar switched architecture. That means no single point of failure and instant data access, around the clock. We're so confident about the reliability of the Lightning 9900 V Series storage systems, we back it up with a 100 percent data availability guarantee.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: QL2X00.HAMFile Version: 6.90o
File Date: 08-Dec-2006File Size: 537315
Checksum: -1
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 NameLightning 9900™ V-Series Enterprise Storage Systems

Tested Configuration:
Host Bus Adapter:QLogic  QLA2462 4-Gbps Fibre Channel to PCI-X HBA
QLogic  QLA2340 64-Bit PCI-X to 2-Gigabit Fibre Channel Adapter
Intel®  Integrated 82801ER (ICH5)
QLogic  QLA2310 64-Bit Fibre Channel Adapter.
Test Kit:Diskkit 4.05.08 - 02-07-2007

Config Notes

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