Ubuntu on HPE ProLiant XL250a Gen9
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The HPE ProLiant XL250a Gen9 server with the components described below has been awarded the status of certified for Ubuntu.
Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS 64-bit
Available from ubuntu.com
This system was tested with 14.04 LTS, running the 3.13.0-35-generic kernel.
- HPDSA Driver Installation (MAAS)
This system requires the HPDSA driver for "smart array mode". In order to use systems with Dynamic Smart Array controllers in "smart array mode" with MAAS, you will need to modify drivers.yaml to include the hpdsa driver. Instructions for this can be found here: https://downloads.linux.hpe.com/SDR/project/ubuntu-hpdsa/
- HP ILO and MAAS
ILO firmware version 2.30 will not work with MAAS. To use this system in a MAAS environment you will need to update to the latest ILO firmware (greater than version 2.30).
If you are using ILO 2.20 or older, you are not affected by this issue. Please refer to HP for more information on updating ILO firmware.
- HP: U13 (UEFI)
This system was tested with these key components: