eServer BladeCenter HS21 (8853-A1x)
Network Server
IBM
30 Jul 2007
90974

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 3 for SUSE® SLES 9


Product Description
Revolutionary blade form factor delivers flexibility and simplicity for the data center · Integrated System Management Processor, light path diagnostics, and Predictive Failure Analysis® combine to provide powerful management capabilities · IBM Director provides remote management from a single graphical console-helping simplify and automate IT and networking tasks · Easily add or change blades without disrupting the operation of other blades installed in the chassis

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:1
BIOS:1.02
CPU:2 Intel®  Quad-Core Xeon® Processor E5310 1.60 GHz
RAM:1024 MB
Bus Type:PCI Express X1
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  SAS1064E PCI-Express Fusion-MPT , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:2 IBM  36GB Non Hot-Swap 2.5" SFF SAS HDD , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:IBM  BladeCenter USB CD-ROM , USB
Floppy Type:USB 1.44
USB Floppy:IBM FlashBuster
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.0.16


Config Notes

Referenced Bulletins
87498

Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Integrated BCM5708C NetXtreme II GbE controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 167589
Checksum: 7b5ff40132c0e922a05292b034608bc5

LSI Logic®  SAS1064E PCI-Express Fusion-MPT
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 12-Dec-2005File Size: 31973
Checksum: 4abcc0826e15d84604789a75dcdc9434

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

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IBM
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