Operating System Compatibility for the Intel® Server Board S1200SP Family

Last Reviewed: 19-Oct-2017
Article ID: 000017643

The table lists tested operating systems for the Intel® Server Board S1200SP Family. Operating systems not listed are not supported.

Operating systems Type of testing
Windows* Server 2016 Standard/Datacenter Compatibility and stress
Intel supports customers who have issues with the operating systems, involving installation or functionality of the Intel® Server Board. Support is provided, regardless if adapters and peripherals were tested under the operating system.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 7.2* with KVM (x64 and UEFI)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12* SP1 with Xen (x64)
Windows* Server 2012 R2 Basic installation and compatibility
Intel provides and tests operating system drivers for each of the Intel® Server Board–integrated controllers, provided the controller vendor has a driver available on request. Intel does not require vendors to develop drivers for operating systems they do not already support. Functionality of certain Intel® Server Board–integrated controllers can be limited.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 6* Update 8 with KVM (x64 and UEFI)
VMware ESXi* 6.0 U1b1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11* SP4 with Xen (x64)
Windows® 10 Pro/Enterprise (Redstone 2 - Build 1703)
Ubuntu 14.04.1-LTS*
FreeBSD 11 Basic installation
Intel does not provide technical support for the open-source operating systems listed. Contact the related open-source community for support.
CentOS 7.2
Note 1 VMware* ESXi* requires a hardware Intel® RAID Controller for its installation. Installation on an Intel® Embedded Server RAID Technology 2 or Intel® Rapid Storage Technology enterprise is not supported.
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