Arm SystemReady ES certified

SystemReady ES - Embedded Server, is a band of system certification in the Arm SystemReady program that ensures interoperability with standard operating systems and hypervisors.

SystemReady ES-certified platforms implement a minimum set of hardware and firmware features that an operating system can depend on to deploy the operating system image. Compliant systems must conform to the:

The SystemReady ES certification and testing requirements are specified in the Arm SystemReady Requirements Specification (SRS).

SystemReady ES Certification List (SCL)

Note that this list does not indicate that the OS is officially supported on this device. Please consult the device and OS vendors for official support.

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Company NXP
System
Layerscape LX2160A Reference Design Board (RDB)
SoC family
NXP LX2160A
Firmware version
LX2RDB_SYS_READY_TAG_01
ACS version
Enterprise ACS v2.5 
BSA details
BSA v1.0 (currently tested with ACS for SBSA Level 3)
BBR details
SBBR (BBR 1.0)
Arm SystemReady certification
SystemReady ES V1.0 (Level 1)
Tested operating systems
  • VMware ESXi-Arm Fling v1.1
  • Ubuntu Server 20.04
  • Fedora Server 32
  • Debian 10.4.0
  • CentOS 8.2
  • OpenSUSE Leap 15.2
  • Windows PE (from Windows ADK for Windows 10, version 2004)

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Company Raspberry Pi
System Raspberry Pi 4 Model B
SoC family Broadcom BCM2711
Firmware version
UEFI: v1.19
Additional information
Firmware by Pi Firmware Taskforce (PFTF) Project
ACS version
Enterprise ACS v2.5
BSA details
BSA 1.0 (currently tested with ACS for SBSA Level 3)
BBR details SBBR (BBR 1.0)
Arm SystemReady certification
SystemReady ES V1.0 (Level 1)
Tested operating systems
  • VMware ESXi-Arm
  • Windows 10 IoT Enterprise (Version 2004)
  • Fedora Workstation 32
  • CentOS 8.1
  • Ubuntu Server 20.04
  • OpenSUSE Leap 15.2
  • OpenBSD 6.7

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Company SolidRun
System HoneyComb LX2 Workstation
SoC family NXP LX2160A
Firmware version
202102 (3/17/2021, commit Id 2466e62)
Additional information
Certification Errata
ACS version
Enterprise ACS v2.5
BSA details
BSA 1.0 (currently tested with ACS for SBSA Level 3)
BBR details SBBR (BBR 1.0)
Arm SystemReady certification
SystemReady ES V1.0 (Level 1)
Tested operating systems
  • ESXI-Arm 7.0.0 Fling v1.0
  • Windows PE (build 21286)
  • Fedora Workstation 33
  • Fedora Server 33
  • CentOS 8.1
  • SLES 15 SP2
  • OpenSUSE Leap 15.2
  • Debian 10.4.1
  • Ubuntu Server 20.04
  • Ubuntu Desktop 21.4