Sun Fire X4450
Network Server
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
31 Oct 2007
92163

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 Sun Fire X4450 is a 4-socket 2U x64 rackmount server based on the Intel Xeon processor. This server is fast, energy efficient, scalable in half the footprint. Customers can choose to run Solaris, Linux, Windows or VMware operating systems. The Sun Fire X4450 supports both Dual-Core and Quad-Core processors. With twice the memory capacity and integrated networking connectivity, and half the size as other similar systems, this system can satisfy the customer's computing requirements today and scale to meet their computing needs in the future. The server has enterprise class RAS features and embedded Lights Out Manager standard on all systems. This maximizes system uptime and simplifies system management, thus resulting in lower system administration cost. This system is ideal for virtualization and consolidation, as well as database and business processing applications.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:P1.0
BIOS:3B01
CPU:4 Intel®  Quad-Core Xeon® Processor X7350 2.93 GHz
RAM:128 GB
Bus Type:4 USB Ports
2 PCI Express X8
4 PCI Express X4
Video Adapter:ASPEED  AST2000
Host Bus Adapter:Sun  STK RAID REM , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Intel®  Integrated 6311 ESB ICH , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:8 Seagate®  ST914602SSUN146G , Serial SCSI (SAS)
USB Keyboard:Sun Type 7
USB Mouse:Sun Type 7
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.1.0-0.28


Config Notes


Adapters and Drivers
ASPEED  AST2000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: ast_drv.so
File Date: 20-Apr-2007File Size: 48848
Checksum: 961da68dd77aec00e7fbb8d59559f136

Intel®  Intel(R) PRO/1000 EB Network Connection with I/O Acceleration
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 23-Apr-2007File Size: 187976
Checksum: 6b31f52c50b1a8a55e033500075ae581

Intel®  Intel(R) PRO/1000 PT Dual Port Server Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 23-Apr-2007File Size: 187976
Checksum: 6b31f52c50b1a8a55e033500075ae581

Sun  STK RAID REM
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aacraid.ko
File Date: 23-Apr-2007File Size: 110144
Checksum: 45b5757b79df9bf4f2211a9e895177bb

Intel®  Integrated 6311 ESB ICH
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ahci.ko
File Date: 23-Apr-2007File Size: 53792
Checksum: a5a5463d81f9897e8db9ea4a1518b921

Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: piix.ko
File Date: 23-Apr-2007File Size: 35072
Checksum: 8376b58cb75c73adcdb3742fb262bb50


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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Santa Clara , CA   95054
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