Ubuntu on Cisco UCS B200 M3

The Cisco UCS B200 M3 expansion chassis 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

MAAS Updates Required
To fully utilize this system in a MAAS environment, you will need to update your MAAS server to the latest update version available. This will update your MAAS environment with the latest code that allows MAAS to control this hardware automatically through enlistment, commissioning and deployment.
BIOS
Cisco Systems: B200M3.2.2.2.0.042820141643 (Legacy)

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

There are no notes for this release.
BIOS
Cisco Systems: B200M3.2.2.1a.0.111220131105 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
Intel Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2620 0 @ 2.00GHz
Processor
Intel Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2640 0 @ 2.50GHz
Video
Matrox Electronics Systems Ltd. MGA G200e [Pilot] ServerEngines (SEP1)
Network
Cisco Systems VIC Ethernet NIC
Storage
Toshiba MBF2600RC
Storage
Unigen Corporation PSE4000S3
Storage
ATA ST9500620NS