Ubuntu on Dell PowerEdge R905

Ubuntu Certified hardware

The Ubuntu Ready programme has been discontinued. You can view the archive of hardware currently certified as Ubuntu Ready here, or you can learn about Ubuntu Certified hardware instead.

The Dell PowerEdge R905 server with the components described below has been awarded the status of Ubuntu Ready for Ubuntu.

Releases

Ubuntu 10.04.4 64-bit

Testing details

This system was tested with 10.04 LTS, running the 2.6.32-24.39 kernel.

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.
BIOS
Dell: 4.2.1 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
AMD Quad-Core AMD Opteron(tm) Processor 8356
Video
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI ES1000
Network
Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM5708 Gigabit Ethernet
Storage
Dell Virtual Floppy
Storage
Broadcom HT1100 SATA Controller (PATA / IDE Mode)
Storage
LSI Logic / Symbios Logic MegaRAID SAS 1078
Storage
Dell Computer Corporation DRAC 5 Virtual Media