Ubuntu on Cisco UCS C220 M3

The Cisco UCS C220 M3 rack mount chassis with the components described below has been awarded the status of Certified for Ubuntu.

Releases

Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS 64-bit

Testing details

This system was tested with 12.04 LTS, running the 3.11.0-15.25~precise1 kernel.

Certification notes

Network Performance
Users may see unexpected performance issues using the stock kernel in Ubuntu Server 12.04.4. To fix this issue and ensure full network performance, users should update to at least kernel version 3.11.0-17. This kernel or the latest update kernel should contain the fix for this issue.
Issuer
Jeff Lane

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
Intel Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2690 v2 @ 3.00GHz
BIOS
Cisco Systems C220M3.1.5.4f.0.111320130449
Video
Matrox Electronics Systems Ltd. MGA G200e [Pilot] ServerEngines (SEP1)
Network
Intel I350 Gigabit Network Connection
Storage
LSI MR9266-8i
Storage
JetFlash Mass Storage Device
Storage
JetFlash Transcend 8GB
Storage
LSI Logic / Symbios Logic MegaRAID SAS 2208 [Thunderbolt] MegaRAID SAS 9266-8i