Storageworks Modular Smart Array 1500
Storage Area Network (SAN) Device
Hewlett Packard Company
12 Jun 2007
89935

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 Modular Smart Array (MSA) 1500 cs is a Fibre Channel storage area network (SAN) attached 2U controller shelf that connects to HP StorageWorks Serial ATA (SATA) and/or SCSI disk enclosures providing customers with a flexible low-cost, high capacity storage solution. The MSA1500 cs has been designed as a hardware foundation for future solutions to ensure maximum investment protection. The MSA1500 cs is perfect for those customers looking for less expensive storage solutions using HP SATA enclosures to store data that doesn't require a high degree of I/O performance and/or is viewed as non-mission critical to business operations. The MSA1500 cs with up to eight attached SATA enclosures can provide the customer with up to 24 TB (96 - 250 GB SATA disk drives) of native capacity. If the business needs enterprise class SCSI reliability then attach up to four SCSI enclosures for a native capacity of 16.8 TB (using 56 - 300 GB SCSI disks).

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: qla2400.koFile Version: 8.01.06.01
File Date: 27-Apr-2007File Size: 223708
File URL:
File Name: qla2xxx.koFile Version: 8.01.06.01
File Date: 27-Apr-2007File Size: 472962
File URL:

Driver Support File(s)

Storage Area Network
Product NameStorageworks Modular Smart Array 1500
Interface:FibreChannel
Firmware:7.00

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
Website: http://www.hp.com