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By: k2sherman

October 23, 2017 6:00 am

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Balance risk against updating your mission critical systems

Any company running a mission critical system is always faced with this dilemma – how to balance the benefits of applying the latest software updates against the risk and expense of changing elements of mission-critical system. One can’t help but think about the security breach that occurred at Equifax where one of the reasons for […]

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By: k2sherman

September 18, 2017 2:11 pm

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Getting down to digital business at Hitachi NEXT

Where can you go to learn about better outcomes, better business, and a better society that is enhanced by solutions SUSE helps to power? Why at Hitachi NEXT! It’s the premier event for the digital revolution and the place where you can hear from speakers like: Future Technologies: AI and Robotics with Hitach R&D executives […]

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By: k2sherman

June 13, 2017 6:00 am

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You have just added SAP HANA to enable digitization – Now what?

According to a survey that Hitachi conducted with CIOs, 51% said that their top strategic priority is to invest “in new technologies to enable digitization.” SAP HANA, BW for HANA and S/4HANA are solutions from SAP that can help organizations achieve this priority. So, you and your company have deployed SAP HANA and now you […]

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By: k2sherman

May 16, 2017 12:28 pm

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Fujitsu and SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching = one solid solution for your SAP Landscapes

Are you exposing your systems to security breaches by delaying a security patch waiting for shutdown opportunity? Are you running mission critical workloads, in-memory databases, or low-latency applications such as transactional databases? Are you spending 10% or more of your time updating systems and rebooting? These are the questions that can keep you up at […]

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By: k2sherman

May 8, 2017 5:30 am

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How to solve the challenge of proactively managing your OpenStack private cloud

You already know this – an application must be reliable and performant otherwise IT departments get flooded with quality of service complaints. This holds true for your OpenStack cloud applications – whether they are true cloud or traditional business-critical applications, or on-premise or off-premise. You also probably know this if you have been deploying and […]

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By: k2sherman

February 21, 2017 7:43 am

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The next step in the expanded Fujitsu | SUSE Relationship

Digital transformation is a journey that can be daunting given that an organization will be reworking business functions, processes, activities, assets, models, and activities, so they are interconnected. Most companies will need trusted technology partners to help realize this vision since technology is one of the key drivers towards digital transformation. A key technology used […]

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By: k2sherman

November 22, 2016 8:53 am

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Fujitsu Forum wrap up – one amazing event

Last week, I was at Fujitsu Forum, the premier event in EMEA for Fujitsu. As mentioned in an earlier blog post, we recently announced an expansion in our relationship and you can literally feel the momentum building with Fujitsu, especially at this event. Our own Alan Clark was invited to participate in a Fujitsu media […]

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By: k2sherman

November 16, 2016 9:23 am

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Promoting Dynamic, Flexible and Secure Open Source Solutions with our Partner, Fujitsu

First official day at Fujitsu Forum and it’s been a blast of energizing keynotes, expert talks, demonstrations, and keen demonstrations of exciting technologies. And the traffic at the booth has been crazy – check out our booth in the photo! Last week, it was exciting to hear Katsue Tanaka talk about our significantly expanded partnership […]

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By: k2sherman

November 9, 2016 7:32 am

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Fujitsu expands their relationship with SUSE

It’s an exciting time to be at SUSECON 2016, our annual global end-user conference. Of course everyone is learning about the latest developments in building software-defined data centers on leading Linux, OpenStack and Ceph-based solutions and attending the in-depth sessions on other key technology topics such as Platform-as-a-Service, Docker and containers, NFV, and software-defined networking. […]

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By: k2sherman

November 8, 2016 8:37 am

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SAP, SUSE and Hitachi – A high performance SAP HANA engine with zero downtime

Such a busy week at SUSE. We have SUSECON underway and we are participating in the 20th anniversary of TechEd with a stop in Barcelona. Our partner, Hitachi, is at TechEd Barcelona as well. They are featuring “The Excavator” to demonstrate how you can experience the exhilaration and resiliency of a finely tuned SAP HANA […]

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