Storageworks Enterprise Virtual Array 5000
Storage Area Network (SAN) Device
Hewlett Packard Company
12 Jun 2007

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 1 for SUSE® SLES 10

Other Products:
  Novell® Open Enterprise Server 2 

Product Description
The HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array 5000 (EVA5000) is a high performance, high capacity and high availability "virtual" RAID storage solution for the high-end enterprise class marketplace that removes the time, space and cost boundaries of traditionally architected storage. The EVA5000 is designed for the data center where there is a critical need for improved storage utilization and scalability while meeting application specific demands for consistently high transaction I/O and MB data rate performance, seamless capacity expansion, instantaneous replication, and simplified storage administration.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: qla2400.koFile Version:
File Date: 27-Apr-2007File Size: 223708
File URL:
File Name: qla2xxx.koFile Version:
File Date: 27-Apr-2007File Size: 472962
File URL:

Driver Support File(s)

Storage Area Network
Product NameStorageworks Enterprise Virtual Array 5000

Tested Configuration:
Host Bus Adapter:QLogic  QLA2462 64-Bit PCI-X to 4-Gigabit Fibre Channel
Test Kit:November 2006 online cert (1.00.000)

The term YES CERTIFIED applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

Hewlett Packard Company
StorageWorks Division
20555 SH249
Houston , TX   77070