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Operating System Compatibility

The table lists tested operating systems for the Intel® Server Board S1200RP Family. Operating systems not listed are not supported.

Operating systems Type of testing
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2* with Hyper-V, x64 and EFI Compatibility and stress
Intel provides support for customers that have issues with the operating systems involving installation or functionality of the server board. Support is provided, regardless if adapters and peripherals were tested under the operating system.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 6* Update 5 with KVM (x64, x32, and EFI)2
Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11* SP3 with XEN (x64 and x32)2

VMware* ESXi 5.1 U11

Basic testing
Intel provides and tests operating system drivers for each of the server board-integrated controllers, provided the controller vendor has a driver available upon request. Intel does not require vendors to develop drivers for operating systems they do not already support. Functionality of certain server board-integrated controllers can be limited.
VMware* ESXi 5.51
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2* SP1 with Hyper-V (x64 and EFI) 3
Microsoft Windows 7*
Microsoft Windows 8.1*
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 5* Update 9 with XEN and KVM (x64 and x32)2
Suse Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4* with XEN and KVM (x64 and x32)2
FreeBSD* 9.x Basic installation
Intel does not provide technical support for the open source operating systems listed. Contact the related open source community for support.
CentOS* 6.5
Ubuntu* 12.4

1 Only supported in AHCI mode

2 Only supported in AHCI or ESRT2 RAID mode

3 The Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2* testing and certification extends support to the following editions:

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2* for Embedded systems (Standard).
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2* for Embedded systems (Enterprise).
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Foundation*.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard*.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise*.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter*.
Microsoft Windows Web Server 2008 R2*.
Microsoft Windows HPC Server 2008* R2.
Microsoft Windows Essential Business Server 2008*.
Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011* (uses Windows Server 2008 R2 drivers).

Related topic
Server Test Submission (STS) reports for S4600/S2600/S2400/S1600/S1400/S1200 Servers

This applies to:

Intel® Server Board S1200RP
Intel® Server System P4000RP Family
Intel® Server System R1000RP Family

Solution ID: CS-034301
Last Modified: 04-Nov-2014
Date Created: 15-May-2013
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