Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

June 24, 2019 11:15 pm

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Asteroids, SUSE and Protecting the Planet

“I don’t want to be the embarrassment of the galaxy to have had the power to deflect an asteroid, and then not and end up going extinct. We’d be the laughingstock of the aliens of the cosmos if that were the case.”  - Neil deGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist Asteroid Day is […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

June 24, 2019 7:03 pm

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Building Nonstop Data Access

The traditional way we think of data is as something that’s stored and then used later, like electricity in batteries. But today, data is always flowing, and constantly in use, much more like the electricity you pull from a grid than the energy you store in a battery. In the old days, you could […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

June 16, 2019 5:33 pm

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Enabling Discoveries with AI and HPC (and the Rise of Helium)

This week I am attending the International Supercomputing conference in Frankfurt, and I am in awe of the scientists and researchers that are here and their ability to dig in and understand super complex problems in very specialized areas.  While I am humbled by the world-changing work represented at a conference like this, I […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

March 26, 2019 2:04 pm

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Aurora – A New Dawn in Exascale Computing

Recently, Argonne National Laboratory and DOE announced the first exascale Cray supercomputer to be built in the U.S.  It will run Cray Linux Environment, a derivative of SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing. According to Argonne’s Director Paul Kearns “Imagine a computer so powerful that it can predict future climate patterns, […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

February 25, 2019 9:28 pm

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My Kind of Open: SUSECON 2019 Gets Flexible

SUSECON 2019 is all about open done your way and why wouldn’t it be? We’re the “open” open source company after all!  In today’s business environment, every company is a digital company. IT infrastructure needs to not only keep pace but also move fast enough to accommodate strategic business and […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

November 12, 2018 5:00 pm

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Seeing Further – SUSE Joins OpenACC

“With their HPC on Linux knowledge and long history of engagement with the HPC community, we welcome SUSE as one of the newest OpenACC members,” says Duncan Poole, President of OpenACC-Standard.org. “SUSE engineers are already collaborating with other OpenACC members on the GNU Compiler Collection (GCC), the most common compiler used […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

November 8, 2018 12:00 pm

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Cowboy up! Announcing the SUSE Partner Theater at SC18 in Dallas

SUSE will have a strong presence at the SuperComputing18 conference in Dallas, November 12-15. The theme this year is “HPC Inspires” – bringing together computing systems and brilliant minds in the continuous pursuit of improving our world as never before, allowing us to analyze many points of data to make groundbreaking discoveries in all […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

November 5, 2018 8:50 pm

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Seeing Further – HPC Inspires LRZ

One of our most recent success stories combines the efforts of SUSE, Lenovo and Intel at the Leibniz Supercomputing Center (Leibniz Rechenzentrum, or LRZ). The new SuperMUC-NG installation provides LRZ with 26.7 petaflop computing capacity in a smaller data center footprint with drastically reduced energy usage and cost. What’s more interesting to me […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

October 30, 2018 3:51 pm

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Seeing Further – 5 Things to Know About SUSE HPC

High performance computing (HPC) – the use of supercomputers and parallel processing techniques for solving complex computational problems – has traditionally been limited to the world of large research institutions, academia, governments and massive enterprises. But now, advanced analytics applications using artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), deep learning and cognitive computing are increasingly being […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

October 11, 2018 5:13 pm

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The Always-On App: Fighting Application Downtime to Keep Your Business Moving

Nine to five may be the hours you spend in your office (if you’re lucky), but it no longer describes a business workday. That’s because today’s organizations don’t close at night. Applications that power actions as diverse and common as mobile banking, ride sharing, flight booking, online shopping and invoice inquiries […]

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