Michael Friesenegger
By: Michael Friesenegger

July 6, 2018 9:58 pm

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Test drive managing z/VM with SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7

          SUSE is introducing a technology preview for managing IBM z/VM with SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7. Historically, SUSE OpenStack Cloud has focused on Intel based hypervisors like XEN, KVM, VMWare and Hyper-V.  We are looking to improve SUSE OpenStack’s support of IBM […]

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Michael Friesenegger
By: Michael Friesenegger

March 1, 2017 12:01 am

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Virtualization and SUSE KVM support on IBM z Systems and LinuxONE

SUSE has been contributing to KVM development and has included and supported KVM in SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) for many years. This is true for SLES for Intel based systems while KVM for IBM z Systems and LinuxONE has been an evolution to fully supported. SUSE has included a technical preview of KVM since […]

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Michael Friesenegger
By: Michael Friesenegger

December 8, 2016 9:38 am

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Installing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP® Applications 12 Service Pack 1 for POWER

I would like to expand on what Jay Kruemcke mentioned in his blog concerning the release of SAP HANA 2 and its support for little-endian on IBM POWER Systems. You would expect to download the SLES for SAP Applications 12 SP1 for POWER installation media and then start the installation. Actually you will download SUSE […]

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Michael Friesenegger
By: Michael Friesenegger

July 11, 2016 7:50 am

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Enabling Cisco ACI with SUSE OpenStack Cloud

Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches operating in Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) mode have opened the door to software defined networking (SDN) using Cisco networking hardware. What this means is a network configuration which used to be done manually within the switches can now be programmitically created and deleted. A customer could write their own code […]

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Michael Friesenegger
By: Michael Friesenegger

March 28, 2016 7:05 am

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SUSE Linux Support in Lenovo XClarity Drives Data Center Efficiency

If you're like most companies, you have standards. In the data center, these standards translate to consistency for your servers, networking, storage and operating system images, and help enable the use of value-added tools for deployment, monitoring and management of the infrastructure. For this reason, it's important that the tools you use support your standards […]

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Michael Friesenegger
By: Michael Friesenegger

October 31, 2008 2:17 pm

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Sneakernetting SLES10 SP2 Updates using the Subscription Management Tool (SMT)

An installation server can be added if there are a number of servers in the secured location that can be updated over the secured network. Look at the “Using an Installation server in the secured location” section. Otherwise, the updates will need to be local to each SLES server that is updated. Here is […]

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