eServer xSeries 226 (8648-60x)
Network Server
IBM
01 May 2007
88923

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


Product Description
The IBM eServer xSeries 226 provides superb availability at a price that small and midsize businesses can afford. New support for 64-bit extensions through Intel Extended Memory 64 Technology helps protect investments for future growth. PCI-Express provides high-speed I/O enhancements to support 64-bit applications you may implement now or in the future.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Tower
Mother Board Revision:1.0
BIOS:PME168CUS - 1.68
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon® 3.40 GHz
RAM:4096 MB
Bus Type:4 USB Ports
Serial
PCI Express X16
2 32-bit/33MHz PCI
64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
2 64-bit/100MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  Integrated RADEON 7000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801ER (ICH5) , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:2 IBM  80GB SATA (7.2k) simple-swap HDD , Serial ATA (SATA)
CD/DVD:IBM  HL-DT-ST CD-ROM GCR-8482B , IDE
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16


Config Notes
#1. Drives are in a RAID 1 configuration.
#2. SLES10, x86_64, installation and testing were done using an updated HostRAID driver. Please see the following URL for the latest version - http://www-304.ibm.com/jct01004c/systems/support/supportsite.wss/docdisplay?lndocid=SERV-RAID&brandind=5000008


Adapters and Drivers
ATI®  Integrated RADEON 7000
Broadcom®  Intergrated BCM 5721Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 140448
Checksum: f0884725d1e5609c21a1bf16848ff2e0

Broadcom®  Integrated BCM 5701 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 140448
Checksum: f0884725d1e5609c21a1bf16848ff2e0

Intel®  Integrated 82801ER (ICH5)
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aarich.ko
File Date: 05-Dec-2006File Size: 434229
Checksum: a96f3f4d39fee3ac0decb48b49db5b97

Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: piix.ko
File Date: 03-Jul-2006File Size: 34336
Checksum: ea91034cbd6a119d9c3419b61a5deb53


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
Your local Authorized IBM dealer