Ubuntu on Dell PowerEdge 2970

The Dell PowerEdge 2970 server with the components described below has been awarded the status of Certified for Ubuntu.

Releases

Ubuntu 10.04.4 32-bit

Testing details

This system was tested with 10.04 LTS, running the 2.6.32-21.32 kernel.

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
AMD Dual-Core AMD Opteron(tm) Processor 2210
BIOS
Dell 1.3.4
Video
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI ES1000
Network
Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM5708 Gigabit Ethernet
Storage
Dell Virtual Floppy
Storage
Broadcom BCM5785 [HT1000] IDE
Storage
Broadcom BCM5785 [HT1000] SATA (PATA/IDE Mode)
Storage
LSI Logic / Symbios Logic SAS1068 PCI-X Fusion-MPT SAS
Storage
Dell Computer Corporation DRAC 5 Virtual Media