By: rholder

March 8, 2011 1:09 pm

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Pfortner of South Africa Develops Products with SUSE Appliance Toolkit

“The demand for customization is enormous in the financial sector, so the ability SUSE Studio gives us to deploy completely new appliances in one or two days is a huge competitive advantage." Aubrey Swanepoel, Managing Director of Pfortner Overview Based in Centurion, South Africa, Novell Partner, Pfortner provides network perimeter security solutions as […]

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By: rholder

July 13, 2010 2:55 pm

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Appliance Partner Spotlight: Lymeware Corporation

EDI messaging solution from Lymeware Software demonstrates how security, management and monitoring tools are evolving and adapting to new virtual environments Software appliances can help simplify a business's IT infrastructure, helping our customers leverage Lymeware products without major hardware and operating system investment. We think easy-to-use and deploy software appliances such as our new IAgent3 […]

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By: rholder

June 5, 2010 11:19 am

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Appliance Partner Spotlight: Black Diamond Software

“The SUSE-powered Presto Appliance has been transformative for our clients. They love having these incredible agile management tools.” Richard Duncan, President and CTO, Black Diamond Software As an IBM Premier Business Partner, Black Diamond Software is a recognized leader in software development best practices. Black Diamond is participating in the SUSE Appliance Program […]

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By: rholder

April 13, 2010 10:44 am

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Partner Spotlight – SUSE Studio Appliance Template for Ingres Database

SUSE Studio Appliance Template for Ingres Database now available to help ISVs and System Integrators simplify software appliance creation “We’ve long been believers in the value of software appliances and our early users reported dramatic reductions in effort and increases in speed to market. We are pleased to be a part of the […]

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By: rholder

May 21, 2009 1:51 pm

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LinuxPlanet Review: SUSE Studio Builds Customized Linux Appliances in a Flash

According to Paul Ferril of LinuxPlanet, "Novell's SUSE Studio brings a slick automation process to the world of Linux appliances. All that's needed on your part is a few mouse clicks and fifteen to twenty minutes of your time. Once the process is complete you'll have a fully bootable image to download in one […]

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By: rholder

November 9, 2006 12:00 am

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How to Automatically Update Your System Time

Problem: The time displayed on my laptop has started to drift, getting out of sync by almost 30 minutes. I want something to automatically update my system time by checking with available time servers on the internet. Solution: SLED 10 includes the Network Time Protocol (NTP) network service but is not enabled by default. Example: […]

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By: rholder

September 14, 2006 12:00 am

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Adding a Menu Item to the Application Menu

Problem: You've installed a new application to SUSE Linux Enterprise 10 but it did not use "Install Software", how do you add it to the application menu? Solution: Create a .desktop file and place it in /usr/share/applications directory. How it's done: I used the following to create a new menu item for Eclipse, an […]

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