Ubuntu on HP ProLiant DL980 G7

The HP ProLiant DL980 G7 rack mount chassis with the components described below has been awarded the status of Certified for Ubuntu.

Releases

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

Testing details

This system was tested with 12.04 LTS, running the 3.5.0-23.35~precise1 kernel.

Certification notes

Notes
USB and Optical drive not tested, but presumed to work due to being used on other HP models
BIOS
HP P66 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
Intel Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E7- 2860 @ 2.27GHz
Video
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI ES1000
Network
Broadcom NetXtreme BCM5719 Gigabit Ethernet PCIe
Storage
HP LOGICAL VOLUME
Storage
Intel 82801JI (ICH10 Family) 4 port SATA IDE Controller #1
Storage
Hewlett-Packard Company Smart Array G6 controllers Smart Array P410i
Storage
Hewlett-Packard Company Smart Array G6 controllers Smart Array P411
Storage
Hewlett-Packard Company Smart Array Gen8 Controllers P421