— New Updated — VMware ESX Server and ESX Server 3i Hardware Compatibility Guides

Systems Compatibility Guide For ESX Server 3.5 and ESX Server 3i.


What’s New

Changes since the last edition of this guide include:

* Modified support information for ASUSTeK RS160‐E5, RS162‐E4. See “ASUSTeK Server Support,” on page 5.
* Modified support information for FSC RX600 S4. See “Fujitsu Siemens Server Support,” on page 13.
* Added support for Hitachi HA8000 RS440. See “Hitachi Server Support,” on page 18.
* Added support for Lenovo RD120. See “Lenovo Server Support,” on page 36.
* Added support for NEC R140a‐4, B140a‐T. Modified support information for ECOCENTER. See “NEC Server Support,” on page 38.
* Added support for Sun Netra CP3220 ATCA Blade Server. See “Sun Server Support,” on page 43.

I/O Compatibility Guide For ESX Server 3.5 and ESX Server 3i


What’s New

Changes since the last edition of this guide include:

* Added support for Intel Gigabit CT Desktop Adapter, Intel 82574L Gigabit Network Connection, Intel 10 Gigabit XF LR Server Adapter, Intel 10 Gigabit CX4 Dual Port Server Adapter, Intel 10 Gigabit AT Server Adapter, Intel 82598EB 10 Gigabit AT CX4 Network Connection. Modified support information for Intel 10 Gigabit XF SR Dual Port Server Adapter, Intel 10 Gigabit XF SR Server Adapter. See “Intel Networking Devices,” on page 33.
* Modified support information for NetXen NXB‐10GCX4. See “NetXen Networking Devices,” on page 35.


Storage / SAN Compatibility Guide For ESX Server 3.5 and ESX Server 3i


What’s New

Changes since the last edition of this guide include:

* Modified support information for Fujitsu Siemens FibreCAT SX60, SX80, SX88. See “Fujitsu Siemens,” on page 13.
* Modified support information for Sun 2540, 6140, 6540. See “Sun,” on page 25.
* Modified support information for Xiotech Emprise 7000. See “Xiotech,” on page 27.
* Modified support information for NetApp V6000 Series. See “NetApp,” on page 33.
* Modified support information for NetApp FAS6000 Series. See “NetApp,” on page 39.
* Modified support information for DataCore SMY‐VS5‐2970. See “DataCore,” on page 47.
* Modified support information for EMC Invista‐Cisco. See “SAN Array Model Reference,” on page 70.