Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

August 15, 2019 8:56 pm

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Oops! Our mistake can be your gain.

A couple of weeks ago, I posted a blog announcing that there were 100 SAP HANA benchmarks run on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server. A couple of hours later, I learned that due to a technical glitch in the counter there were only 97 benchmarks so I immediately removed the blog. Today there are 98 benchmarks […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

July 15, 2019 7:22 pm

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Join the Best for your SAP Digital Core on IBM Power Systems

To win a relay race, you not only need top performing runners but also teammates who work well together. No matter how fast the runners are for their respective legs in the race, working together for well-executed hand-offs is critical to the win. Similarly, you need a strong team that works together seamlessly for your […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

June 26, 2019 9:33 am

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Your Next Steps for Migrating to SAP S/4HANA

Technical Architects look at migration projects from a rather particular perspective, as they are those who drive innovative ideas and projects to shape a company’s future. Technical Architects align with the CIO’s strategy and vision, follow the relevant business directory, consider the realities of a business’s capabilities, and maintain a deep expertise […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

June 24, 2019 10:02 am

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What’s New for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Arm 15 SP1

Happy Birthday! It’s been 1 year since we introduced the world’s first multimodal OS supporting 64-bit Arm systems (AArch64 architecture), SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Arm 15. Enterprise early adopters and developers of Ceph-based storage and industrial automation systems can gain faster time to market for innovative Arm-based server and Internet of Things […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

June 10, 2019 9:13 am

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How Are Organizations Approaching SAP S/4HANA Migration?

If you’re an engineer, the thought of making a major migration might give you pause. Because your primary job is to manage the design and workload for system maintenance and system updates, you tend to hold off on the adoption of new technology. Why? Support. Because you are an integral part of supporting the […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

May 29, 2019 12:39 pm

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The SAP Technical Architect as a Super Hero

I’ve always been a fan of the action movie genre and, more recently, the series of movies about heroes in the comic books I enjoyed when I was a kid. For me, back then, it was all about each character’s special powers. I just wanted to understand, first, how they got their abilities […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

May 7, 2019 9:05 am

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Early Announcement: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1

There’s been a “tradition” of a sort to deliver new features at General Availability (GA) of a new release and Service Packs 2 and 4 but focus on just maintenance updates for Service Packs 1 and 3. However, it seems that the SUSE engineers just can’t stop coming up with creative new […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

April 26, 2019 2:02 pm

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Trusted, open innovation that matters for SAP HANA on IBM Power Systems

It’s been about 5 years since SUSE started collaborating with IBM to deliver SAP HANA on IBM Power Systems. I remember because I was the Product Manager for analytics solutions in the IBM Power organization at the time who was responsible for getting it to market. We had a growing number of customers who […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

April 17, 2019 9:00 am

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A Special Offer for SAP HANA on IBM Power Systems Early Adopters

In my blog, “Is time running out for your SAP Linux support?”, I talked about SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4 soon reaching its March 31, 2019 end date for General Support. This date has passed. To maintain support you have a choice of either upgrading to a currently supported […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

March 27, 2019 7:39 pm

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YOUR Kind of Open Solutions for SAP Environments at SUSECON

SAP has fully embraced open source technology and innovation with solutions like SAP Cloud Platform and SAP Data Hub, which they developed on SUSE solutions. So, what better place to highlight all that SAP and SUSE are doing together than SUSECON 2019 in Nashville, TN next week. You’ll get many opportunities to learn more […]

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