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OS Compatibility Chart
  C7X58 C7SIM-Q  
           
32 bit Window OS (There are CPU/Memory limitations, please see legend below)
Windows XP Pro YesE YesN                
Windows 7 RTM YesN                  
Windows 7[4]   YesM                
Windows 7 SP1[4]   YesN                
Windows Server 2003 EE YesDE YesN                
Windows Vista Ultimate YesDE YesDN                
Windows Server 2008 YesE YesN                
32 bit Linux OS
RedHat Linux EL 4.0
(Update-6)
YesD                  
RedHat Linux EL 4.0
(Update-7)
YesDE                  
RedHat Linux EL 4.0
(Update-8)
  YesE                
RedHat Linux EL 5.0 YesD                  
RedHat Linux EL 5.1 YesD                  
RedHat Linux EL 5.2 YesDE                  
RedHat Linux EL 5.4   YesM                
Fedora Core 7 YesD                  
Fedora Core 8 YesD                  
Fedora Core 9 YesD                  
Fedora Core 11   YesM                
Fedora Core 12   YesD                
SuSE Linux 11 YesD                  
SuSE SLES10 SP2 YesD                  
SuSE SLES10 SP3   YesD                
SuSE SLES11   YesM                
Ubuntu 8.0.4 YesD                  
Ubuntu 9.10   YesM                
FreeBSD 7.0 YesD                  
FreeBSD 8.0   YesM                
CentOS 5.2 YesD                  
CentOS 5.4   YesD                
64 bit Window OS (There are CPU/Memory limitations, please see legend below)
Windows XP Pro YesDE YesM                
Windows 7 RTM YesDM                  
Windows 7[4]   YesN                
Windows 7 SP1[4]   YesM                
Windows Server 2003 EE YesDE YesM                
Windows Vista Ultimate YesDE YesM                
Windows Server 2008 YesDE YesM                
Windows Server 2008 R2[1]   YesD                
Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1[1]   YesN                
64 bit Linux OS
RedHat Linux EL 3
(Update-9)
YesD                  
RedHat Linux EL 4.0
(Update-6)
YesD                  
RedHat Linux EL 4.0
(Update-7)
YesD YesE                
RedHat Linux EL 4.0
(Update-8)
  YesM                
RedHat Linux EL 5.0 YesD                  
RedHat Linux EL 5.1 YesD                  
RedHat Linux EL 5.2 YesDE                  
RedHat Linux EL 5.4   YesD                
Fedora Core 7 YesD                  
Fedora Core 8 YesD                  
Fedora Core 9 YesD                  
Fedora Core 11   YesD                
Fedora Core 12   YesM                
SuSE Linux 11 YesD                  
SuSE SLES 10 SP2 YesD                  
SuSE SLES 10 SP3   YesM                
SuSE SLES 11   YesM                
Ubuntu 8.0.4 YesD                  
Solaris 10 (Update-5) YesD                  
FreeBSD 7.0 YesD                  
FreeBSD 8.0   YesM                
CentOS 5.2 YesD                  
CentOS 5.4   YesM                

** Minimum OS tested with basic system configuration


LEGEND:

  A. IDE Drive
  B. SCSI Drive (without HostRAID)
  C. SCSI Drive (with HostRAID)
  D. SATA (without RAID, IDE enhance mode)
  E. SATA (w/ RAID, Adaptec / LSI code base /
       MCP55 / Marvell / Dothill)
  F. SAS/SAS2 (IT mode)
  G. SAS/SAS2 (SR/IMR mode)
  H. ZCR
  I. SAS/SAS2 (IR mode)
  J. UIO (Controller: LSI 1068E(SR Mode))
  K. UIO (Controller: LSI 1078)
  L. UIO (Controller:Intel IOP348)
  M. SATA (without RAID, AHCI mode)
  N. SATA (with RAID, Intel code base)
  O. UIO (Controller: LSI 2008(IR Mode))
  P. UIO (Controller: LSI 2008(IMR Mode)
  Q. UIO (Controller LSI 2108(SR Mode))
  R. SAS (w/ RAID, Intel code base)
LEGEND (applies to Windows OS only):

[1]. Windows Server 2008 R2 x64
     SFT-MS-WS08R2FDN: Windows Server 2008 R2 Foundation 64bit,limit to 1 CPU/8GB Memory
     SFT-MS-WS08R2STD: Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard 64bit,limit to 4 CPUs/32GB Memory
     SFT-MS-WS08R2ENT: Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise 64bit,limit to 8 CPUs/2TB Memory
     SFT-MS-WSS08R2STD: Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Standard, limit to 4 CPUs/32GB Memory

[2]. Windows Server 2012 x64
     SFT-MS-WS12FDN: Windows Server 2012 Foundation 64bit,limit to 1 CPU/32GB Memory
     SFT-MS-WS12ESS: Windows Server 2012 Essentials 64bit,limit to 2 CPUs/64GB Memory
     SFT-MS-WS12STD: Windows Server 2012 Standard 64bit(2CPU/2VMs Per LIC),limit to 64 CPUs/4TB Memory
     SFT-MS-WS12DCT: Windows Server 2012 Datacenter 64bit(2CPU Per LIC),limit to 64 CPUs/4TB Memory

[3]. Windows Server 2012 R2 x64
     SFT-MS-WS12R2FDN: Windows Server 2012 R2 Foundation 64bit, limit to 1 CPU/32GB Memory
     SFT-MS-WS12R2ESS: Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials 64bit, limit to 2 CPUs/64GB Memory
     SFT-MS-WS12R2STD: Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard 64bit (2CPU/2VMs Per LIC),Limit to 64 CPUs/4TB Memory
     SFT-MS-WS12R2DCT: Win Server 2012 R2 Datacenter 64bit (2CPU Per LIC),limit to 64 CPUs/4TB Memory

[4]. Windows 7 Professional/Ultimate
     SFT-MS-W7PRO32: Windows 7 Professional 32bit,limit to 2 CPUs/4GB Memory
     SFT-MS-W7PRO64: Windows 7 Professional 64bit,limit to 2 CPUs/192GB Memory
     SFT-WS-W7UT64: Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit,limit to 2 CPUs/192GB Memory

[5]. Windows 8 Professional
     SFT-MS-W8PRO32: Windows 8 Professional 32bit,limit to 2 CPUs/4GB Memory
     SFT-MS-W8PRO64: Windows 8 Professional 64bit,limit to 2 CPUs/512GB Memory


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