Ubuntu on Cisco UCS C24 M3

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The Cisco UCS C24 M3 expansion chassis with the components described below has been awarded the status of certified for Ubuntu.

Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS 64-bit

Available from ubuntu.com

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.
BIOS
Cisco Systems: C22M3.1.5.5.0.121120130114 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

BIOS

Cisco Systems C22M3.1.5.5.0.121120130114

Board

Cisco Systems UCSC-C24-M3L

Chassis

Cisco Systems Expansion Chassis

Disk

LSI MR9240-8i

JetFlash Mass Storage Device

JetFlash Transcend 8GB

Mouse

Advanced Silicon S.A. Cisco Virtual Keyboard and Mouse

Network

Intel I350 Gigabit Network Connection

Other

Unknown Power Button

Intel Xeon E5 v2/Core i7 Unicast Registers

Intel Xeon E5 v2/Core i7 Unicast Registers

Intel Xeon E5 v2/Core i7 Unicast Registers

Intel Xeon E5 v2/Core i7 Unicast Registers

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Intel Integrated Rate Matching Hub

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2470 v2 @ 2.40GHz

Raid

LSI Logic / Symbios Logic MegaRAID SAS 2008 [Falcon]

Usb

Intel C600/X79 series chipset USB2 Enhanced Host Controller #1

Intel C600/X79 series chipset USB2 Enhanced Host Controller #2

Advanced Silicon S.A. Bridge/PCI bridge

Video

Matrox Electronics Systems Ltd. MGA G200e [Pilot] ServerEngines (SEP1)