By: Michael Miller

March 9, 2017 3:02 am

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It’s official – SUSE completes acquisition of HPE OpenStack and Cloud Foundry assets

Just three months ago, when we announced the SUSE acquisition of OpenStack IaaS and Cloud Foundry PaaS assets from Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), the excitement on both sides was palpable, and the industry response was fantastic. We’ve made that official today by completing the transaction, and now it gets even more exciting for all of […]

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By: Michael Miller

November 30, 2016 3:21 am

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Watch your PaaS (and IaaS) – SUSE acquires OpenStack and Cloud Foundry technology from HPE

If you follow SUSE, you know we recently made our first technology acquisition—openATTIC—and announced it at our annual customer conference, SUSECON. At the time, I said there would likely be similar acquisitions when it makes sense for our growth strategy, as well as our open source development and business model. Well, that time has come. […]

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By: Michael Miller

November 8, 2016 5:30 am

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Acquisition News: SUSE making all the right moves

SUSE has had a long and interesting 24-year history since being founded in 1992, and our growth has been mainly organic. For years, our success was driven by the increasing adoption of SUSE Linux Enterprise as the preferred platform for mission-critical enterprise workloads and by SUSE’s open approach to partnering. In recent years, our growth […]

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By: Michael Miller

September 13, 2016 2:24 pm

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Has HPE bought SUSE? No. But here’s what did happen…

There are a number of articles, blogs and social media posts out with headlines like ‘SUSE’s been bought by HPE.’ Clearly, this is a misunderstanding of what was announced last week but once a meme is out there, others often follow and echo without checking out the source information carefully. So, lets clear things up […]

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By: Michael Miller

August 9, 2016 11:05 am

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SUSE + OpenStack + Mirantis = Openness and Choice

Today we announced that SUSE is now Mirantis’ strategic partner for enterprise Linux — giving Mirantis customers access to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as well as SUSE’s expanded support offerings, all integrated seamlessly with their Mirantis OpenStack cloud. Together, Mirantis and SUSE will make SUSE Linux Enterprise Server a fully integrated development platform for Mirantis OpenStack […]

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By: Michael Miller

June 20, 2016 10:11 am

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SUSE Aligns with Intel for High Performance Computing Stack

I’m here at the iSC conference in Frankfurt, Germany where today Intel announced their new HPC Orchestrator solution which is a combination of technology, support and services aimed at providing the software infrastructure framework and glue needed for vendors and researchers to rapidly develop next-generation HPC systems. In this unique commercial offering, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server […]

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By: Michael Miller

June 16, 2016 9:37 am

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High Performance Computing, OpenHPC & SUSE

Not long ago, High Performance Computing technology was really only viable in highly specialized research labs and universities running special projects. Picture mysterious room-sized machines and technicians in white lab coats… But today, use of HPC has spread rapidly across all sectors and addresses a wide variety of computing challenges. The once far-fetched goal of […]

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By: Michael Miller

October 27, 2014 7:22 am

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SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 is now available.

The newest major release of SUSE Linux Enterprise, version 12, is now available — and includes the latest technological innovations from upstream to provide our customers with increased uptime, improved operational efficiency and accelerated innovation. SUSE is no stranger to innovation in enterprise Linux.  We were the first to include Xen, the first to include […]

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By: Michael Miller

April 29, 2014 1:11 pm

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SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 and IBM POWER8

Once again SUSE and IBM are jointly developing the next generation of Linux for IBM hardware because, as the SUSE motto says, “We adapt, you succeed.” In 1999, SUSE worked with IBM to bring System z into a new era, bringing Linux to the mainframe. Now, we are applying our deep software engineering experience to […]

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By: Michael Miller

April 28, 2014 4:07 pm

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The Big Data Channel is Open for Crossing

Yes, we’re all talking about big data, but with the big numbers associated with that market it is really no surprise, is it? IDC is forecasting a 27 percent compound growth rate resulting in $32 billion spent on big data technology and services through 2017. When I think about a market of that size, I […]

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