By: jdrosenberg

December 22, 2010 12:08 pm

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SUSE Appliance Program Spells Success for Third-Party Software Vendor

Guest Post by Brett Waldman, Analyst, IDC Recently, IDC completed a Customer Spotlight for Novell highlighting GroundWork Open Source, Inc., a leading U.S. commercial open source based IT management and network monitoring software firm. GroundWork wanted to expand its market and customer base, as well as grow market share in an segment that it […]

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By: jdrosenberg

October 1, 2010 2:53 pm

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Want to get to the cloud – here's a simple recipe

In this guest blog post from Novell Partner, Purposeful Clouds, Chander Khanna, CEO, we learn about the recipe for getting to the clouds. Key ingredients: Measure the amount of cloud you need Add a dose of intelligent workload management Sprinkle a dash of discipline. With some mixing help from Purposeful Clouds, you will be on […]

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By: jdrosenberg

September 27, 2010 3:05 pm

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Building a Community with SUSE Gallery from Novell

Guest Post by Brett Waldman, Analyst, IDC This summer Novell officially launched SUSE Gallery, an online showcase designed to share and promote software built with SUSE Studio. The first thing visitors notice is that anyone can share an appliance that they made with SUSE Studio. This is a good strategy for Novell to take, as […]

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By: jdrosenberg

August 2, 2010 10:28 am

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Moose, Matadors, and Wildebeests: the OS Gets Rebranded

Posted by Joanna D. Rosenberg, Solution & Product Marketing for the SUSE Appliance Program As a marketer, I tend to focus on people's creativity in building and branding the appliances. Earlier this week, we officially launched SUSE Gallery - an online venue within SUSE Studio that allows users to build and publish their appliances. Once […]

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By: jdrosenberg

June 9, 2010 11:26 am

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Novell and VMware Moving on up to the Cloud!

Guest post: by Mona Chada, Alliances Product Marketing, Novell Today, Novell and VMware announced the expansion of their partnership to include a new offer of VMware vSphere bundled with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server from Novell. What does this mean to cloud service providers? Service providers, specifically IaaS (Infrastructure as a service) providers, now have the […]

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By: jdrosenberg

April 22, 2010 1:13 pm

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Talking Heads in the Cloud

Four weeks have passed since the Salt Lake City leg of the BrainShare tour and I'm finally sitting down to reflect on our shared experiences with our SUSE Appliance Program ISV partners. One of our BrainShare firsts was hosting the SUSE Appliance Pavilion which featured nine of our ISV partners who demonstrated their SUSE-based software […]

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