Ubuntu on HP ProLiant DL380 G7 and ProLiant DL360 G7

The HP ProLiant DL380 G7 and ProLiant DL360 G7 server with the components described below have been awarded the status of Certified for Ubuntu.

Releases

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64-bit

Testing details

This system was tested with 12.04 LTS, running the 3.2.0-20.33 kernel.

Certification notes

HP Dynamic Smart Array
System is certified with Dynamic Smart Array disabled. To disable Dynamic Smart Array: * Press F9 to boot into RBSU * Navigate to System Options -> HP Dynamic Smart Array B320i and select disable * Go to System options -> SATA Controller options and select Legacy SATA or AHCI * Reboot the machine and now you will be able to install the OS.
BIOS
HP: P67 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
Intel Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU X5660 @ 2.80GHz
Video
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI ES1000
Network
Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM5709 Gigabit Ethernet
Network
Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM57712 10 Gigabit Ethernet
Storage
HP LOGICAL VOLUME
Storage
Intel 82801JI (ICH10 Family) 4 port SATA IDE Controller #1
Storage
Hewlett-Packard Company Smart Array G6 controllers