Nov. 8, 2010
Express5800/R120b-2
Distribution FreeBSD 7.3-RELEASE (i386/amd64)
Meanings of letters
A ---Function without third party drivers
B ---Function with third party drivers
C ---Not function
D ---Not supported
blank---Not tested
Model / OS Installation / Basic operation / Hardware addition

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Code Model

N8100-1644
N8100-1645
N8100-1646
N8100-1647
N8100-1648
N8100-1649
Express5800/R120b-2 (2.5-inch drive)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5506 (2.13GHz,4C/4T )
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5620 (2.40GHz,4C/8T )
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5640 (2.66GHz,4C/8T )
Intel® Xeon® Processor L5640 (2.26GHz,6C/12T)
Intel® Xeon® Processor X5670 (2.93GHz,6C/12T)
Intel® Xeon® Processor X5680 (3.33GHz,6C/12T)

N8100-1650
N8100-1651
N8100-1652
N8100-1653
Express5800/R120b-2 (3.5-inch drive)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5503 (2GHz ,2C/2T )
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5506 (2.13GHz,4C/4T )
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5620 (2.40GHz,4C/8T )
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5640 (2.66GHz,4C/8T )

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-Hardware configuration

Configuration Drive Outline qty
1 2.5inch SATA/SAS
RAID1
N8103-129 RAID Controller(256MB, RAID0/1/10) 1
Additional HDD (RAID1) 2
2 2.5inch SATA/SAS
RAID5
N8103-130 RAID Controller(256MB, RAID0/1/5/6/10/50) 1
Additional HDD (RAID5) 3
3 2.5inch SATA/SAS
RAID6
N8103-130 RAID Controller(256MB, RAID0/1/5/6/10/50) 1
Additional HDD (RAID6) 4
4 3.5inch SATA
RAID1
N8103-129 RAID Controller(256MB, RAID0/1/10) 1
Additional HDD (RAID1) 2
5 3.5inch SATA
RAID5
N8103-130 RAID Controller(256MB, RAID0/1/5/6/10/50) 1
Additional HDD (RAID5) 3
6 3.5inch SATA
RAID6
N8103-130 RAID Controller(256MB, RAID0/1/5/6/10/50) 1
Additional HDD (RAID6) 4
7 2.5/3.5inch SATA Additional HDD 3

-Evaluation

Checklist Result Comment
Conf1,2,3 Conf4,5,6 Conf7
OS installation A A A Boot from distribution's CD/DVD media.
Making partitions 28 28 28 Using the whole drive
Hard Drives A A A Copy and compare data files.
Availability of Degraded RAID A A D Remove one HDD from the running system when corresponding to hotplug.
Rebuild of Degraded RAID A A D Rebuild automatically.
I/O access running 12h 12h 12h I/O access running
Reboot 10 10 10 The number of times.

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Checklist Result Comment
X Window System A 1024x768, thousands colors.
Mouse/keyboard A Test on X Window System.
Built-in LAN ports A ssh and ftp
CPU information (*1) check dmesg
Memory information A check dmesg
Physical CPUs. 2 Physical CPUs.
Main memory size 64
(*2,3)
Main memory size. (GB)
Optical disk drive A Copy and compare data files.
Floppy drive C
(*4)
Serial port A Configure to login.
(*1)
L5640, X5670, X5680 is not properly function on this system.

(*2)
i386 GENERIC kernel can recognize up to 4GB memory.

(*3)
Supported maximum memory is 192GB

(*4)
Connecting [N8160-81]External FDD(USB), [N8160-86]Flash FDD, the system will be unstable.

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Model/Device Result
Hard drive (HDD) 2.5inch SATA/SAS/SSD A
3.5inch SATA A

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