System x3755 (8877-6RY)
Network Server
IBM
24 Apr 2007
88814

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T® with XEN

Virtual Machines (Guests OS):
2   SLES 10 for AMD64 & EM64T
    Arch:  64     Mode:  Paravirtualized

Product Description
* 4U rack-optimized system * Up to four AMD® Dual-Core Opteron™ processors Model 8222 (up to 3.00 GHz) * Integrated RAID-0, -1, -10 standard, (RAID-5 optional) * Features optional redundant power and redundant cooling * Seven I/O slots: 4 PCI-Express, 2-PCI-X and 1 HTx

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:1
BIOS:1.08
CPU:4 AMD  Dual-Core Opteron™ Model 8222 SE 3.0 GHz
RAM:63596 MB
Bus Type:PCI Express X4
64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
PCI Express X16
2 PCI Express X8
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:IBM  ServeRAID 8k , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:4 IBM  146 GB 10K HS 3.5" SAS HDD , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:LG  GCC-4244N , IDE
Floppy Type:USB 1.44
USB Floppy:IBM FlashBuster
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16


Config Notes
SLES-10 (x86_64): bnx2 driver version 1.5.1c is required for Xen. Available at the following url: http://forgeftp.novell.com/driver-process/pub/update/Broadcom/sle10/ptf/common/x86_64/

Referenced Bulletins
87608

Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Integrated BCM5708C NetXtreme II GbE controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 04-Dec-2006File Size: 150253
Checksum: 8eb870d59144f3b2cdd7bf4b10fc93cc

IBM  ServeRAID 8k
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aacraid.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 96408

ATI®  ES1000

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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