Ubuntu on HP ProLiant SL230s Gen8

The HP ProLiant SL230s Gen8 multi-system 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
HP P75 (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS 64-bit

Testing details

This system was tested with 12.04 LTS, running the 3.8.0-29.42~precise1 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 P75 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
Intel Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2670 0 @ 2.60GHz
Processor
Intel Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2695 v2 @ 2.40GHz
Video
Matrox Electronics Systems Ltd. MGA G200EH
Network
Intel I350 Gigabit Network Connection
Storage
HP LOGICAL VOLUME
Storage
HP USB FLASH DRIVE
Storage
HP USB Flash Drive
Storage
Advanced Silicon S.A. VB0250EAVER