PRIMERGY® RX300 S4
Network Server
Fujitsu Siemens Computers
25 Jan 2008
95616

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 Workgroup Suite SBE 2.0    Novell® Open Enterprise Server 2 


Product Description
PRIMERGY RX300 S4 rack server packs the capacity of a fully-featured departmental server into a rack design only 2 U in height. It is offering the breakthrough performance feature of leading edge Dual- or Quad-Core Intel® Xeon® 5200/540 series CPUs embedded in a powerful design with an 8-port SAS controller and fast PCIe links and PCI-X busses. Expandability is covering for nearly any workload: 48 GB FBD667 memory, up to 6 SAS / SATA or up to 12x 2.5 inch SAS hard disk drives, and 6 free PCIe and PCI-X slots for heavy I/O requirements. To guarantee its high availability level, PRIMERGY RX300 S delivers: redundant hot-plug power supply and fans option, Hot-pluggable hard disk drives and a modular RAID. Special attention is given to secure memory data, with SDDC hot- spare and memory mirroring option. The „Cool-safe™“ technology secures optimal temperatures even at peak workloads, such ensuring longevity and extended Mean Tim Between Failures. With this built-in failsafe functionality PRIMERGY RX300 S4 is suited ideally to meet demands for continuous operation in business critical environments, running data bases, terminal services, business applications or consolidation and virtual machine tasks. For more information please refer to the data sheet at: http://extranet.fujitsu-siemens.com/VIL/dmsp/29/68/ds_prim-rx300_s4.pdf

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Rack Mount
Mother Board Revision:D2519
BIOS:4.06 Rev. 1.00.2519
CPU:2 Intel®  Quad-Core Xeon® Processor X5460 3.16 GHz
RAM:8 GB
Bus Type:4 PCI Express X4
64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Serial
2 PCI Express X8
4 USB Ports
Video Adapter:Matrox®  MGA G200e
Host Bus Adapter:LSI Logic®  LSISAS1078E 8-port SAS Controller , Serial SCSI (SAS)
Intel®  Integrated 6321ESB ICH , Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Disk Drive:3 Seagate®  ST373454SS Cheetah 15.4-SAS , Serial SCSI (SAS)
CD/DVD:LG  GSA-T30N , Serial ATA (SATA)
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Certification Kit 6.1.0-0.28


Config Notes


Adapters and Drivers
2 Broadcom®  Integrated BCM5708C NetXtreme II GbE controller
Driver Type: LAN DriverFile Name: bnx2.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 149760
Checksum: e90a2296e3a1edb2a0d9a7bc65555dbe

LSI Logic®  LSISAS1078E 8-port SAS Controller
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: megaraid_sas.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 44280
Checksum: aabb062e553d0e15d8b9aec42d6e94b3

Intel®  Integrated 6321ESB ICH
Driver Type: HBA DriverFile Name: ata_piix.ko
File Date: 18-May-2007File Size: 36840
Checksum: b83231d7349b915e094ac309fd885c5b

Matrox®  MGA G200e
Driver Type: Video DriverFile Name: mga_dri.so
File Date: 21-Sep-2006File Size: 2225396
Checksum: f7cfd4651f6df6f658d7af87cd89120d


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:

Fujitsu Siemens Computers
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