Ubuntu on Dell PowerEdge R715

The Dell PowerEdge R715 server with the components described below has been awarded the status of Certified for Ubuntu.

Releases

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit

Testing details

This system was tested with 14.04 LTS, running the 3.13.0-24.46 kernel.

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.
BIOS
Dell 1.3.1 (Legacy)
BIOS
Dell 2.8.2 (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit

Testing details

This system was tested with 12.04 LTS, running the 3.2.0-23.36 kernel.

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.

Ubuntu 10.04.4 64-bit

Testing details

This system was tested with 10.04 LTS, running the 2.6.32-28.55 kernel.

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
AMD AMD Opteron(tm) Processor 6128
Video
Matrox Electronics Systems Ltd. MGA G200eW WPCM450
Network
Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM5709 Gigabit Ethernet
Storage
ATA FUJITSU MHZ2160B
Storage
None FUJITSU MHZ2160BK G2
Storage
Patriot Memory IS916
Storage
Patriot Memory Patriot Memory
Storage
SEAGATE ST9500620SS
Storage
LSI Logic / Symbios Logic SAS1068E PCI-Express Fusion-MPT SAS SAS 6/iR Integrated RAID Controller