Sun Blade X8440 Server Module
Network Server
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
21 Aug 2007
91235

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
Sun's Sun Blade™ X8440 Server Module: A fast, reliable, and expandable two or four-way x64 server that runs SUSE LINUX Enterprise Server for x86_64. The Sun Blade X8440 Server Module is a key component in standardizing your infrastructure, helping to lower total cost of ownership (TCO) and simplifying data center management, all without compromise. Powered by either two or four (multi-core) AMD Opteron processors, 6 (x8) PCIe interfaces, and up to 128GB of DDR-2 system memory the Sun Blade X8440 Server Module provides the compute power and I/O expandability required to meet your needs now and into the future.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Blade Module
Mother Board Revision:P1.0B
BIOS:04012100
CPU:4 AMD  Dual-Core Opteron™ Model 8222 3.0 GHz
RAM:128 GB
Bus Type:2 USB Ports
6 PCI Express X8
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  SAS1064E PCI-Express Fusion-MPT , Serial SCSI (SAS)
QLogic  QLE2462 4-Gbps Fibre Channel to PCI Express HBA , FibreChannel
Emulex Corporation  LPE11002 , FibreChannel
Hard Disk Drive:Seagate®  ST3120026A , USB
LSI Logic®  Logical Drive RAID 0 , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Storage Area Network (SAN) Device:Sun  StorEdge 3510
Floppy Type:Diskless
USB Keyboard:ACER KB2971
USB Mouse:ACER MS.SBJ01
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.1.0-0.28


Config Notes


Adapters and Drivers
ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_dri.so
File Date: 02-Dec-2005File Size: 1744093

6 Intel®  Integrated 82571 EB
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 01-Dec-2006File Size: 173512
Checksum: 193d3920e981b160b916ef10a7028382

LSI Logic®  SAS1064E PCI-Express Fusion-MPT
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: mptsas.ko
File Date: 01-Dec-2006File Size: 32080
Checksum: 19aa4ee91a4640acf3e4064b04b28649

QLogic  QLE2462 4-Gbps Fibre Channel to PCI Express HBA
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: qla2400.ko
File Date: 01-Dec-2006File Size: 213280
Checksum: 0aaf6e5dc41effa979c40232a25675f8

Emulex Corporation  LPE11002
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: lpfc.ko
File Date: 03-Jan-2007File Size: 319477
Checksum: 8377d8ea06a24d0b3b46b13485a361a8


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:

Sun Microsystems, Inc.
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