System x3400 (7976-14x)
Network Server
IBM
15 Nov 2007
92328

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 10 for x86     Service Pack 1 for SUSE® SLES 10

Other Products:
  Novell® Open Enterprise Server 2 


Product Description
The IBM System x3400 is an excellent low-cost solution for growing businesses or branch offices that rely on 24x7 availability and mission-critical applications. Optional features let you configure a server customized for your needs—from basic file-and-print to a robust, mission-critical application server—saving you time and money. For small organizations with big plans, the x3400 can grow with you. Deploy an infrastructure with less hardware that supports the same—or more—applications. Start with a basic configuration and add features and capacity to accommodate your growing business. For branch offices with demanding, complex data transactions, the x3400 offers dual-socket computing power and support for up to eight-core processor performance, making the x3400 an affordable yet robust system. Optional redundant features help maintain business-critical availability and uptime. Select configurations of the x3400 are part of the IBM Express Portfolio™ designed and priced to meet the needs of mid-sized businesses. Reliable and easy to manage, Express models/configurations vary by country.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Tower
Mother Board Revision:1.0
BIOS:SPE159AUS v1.59
CPU:2 Intel®  Dual-Core Xeon® Processor 5050 3.00 GHz
RAM:8 GB
Bus Type:32-bit/33MHz PCI
2 64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
3 PCI Express X8
Parallel Port
2 Serial
4 USB Ports
Video Adapter:ATI®  ES1000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 6321ESB ICH , IDE
IBM  ServeRAID 8k-L , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Hard Disk Drive:3 IBM  146GB 15K 3.5" SAS Hot-Swap HDD , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:HLDS  GSA-H10N , IDE
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.1.0-0.28


Config Notes
Drives are in a RAID 0 configuration.

Referenced Bulletins
92308

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Intergrated BCM 5721Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: tg3.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 130252
Checksum: 741031df5d4e493187bd7b99d290bc74

Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 MT Server Adapter
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: e1000.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 150588
Checksum: 9a99c7c5e9255a646f888687e5e5735b

Intel®  Integrated 6321ESB ICH
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: piix.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 30352
Checksum: 54be11a2a220a3b5aef713532d7db3e1

IBM  ServeRAID 8k-L
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: aacraid.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 84632
Checksum: 3d1f2e08cc5fd5cf4c8e93f6c9d8e09a

ATI®  ES1000
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: radeon_dri.so
File Date: 20-Sep-2006File Size: 2178256
Checksum: a4ebe7953fef8787e8a02230fd963802


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:

IBM
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