h_patel
By: h_patel

October 8, 2017 7:50 pm

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Are you part of a community……or an Open community?

This article is a continuation of my first article focusing on “Open” as a concept. Is there a distinction between a community and an open community? Let me illustrate the difference via my first visit to SUSECON. One of my Global Systems Integrator (GSI) partners was flying in for the day. I bumped into our CTO randomly, introduced myself and chatted […]

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h_patel
By: h_patel

October 3, 2017 10:43 am

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Open, Open…….is that a typo?

Despite only being at SUSE for the past 3 months I am of course aware that the SUSE philosophical approach is being an Open, Open Source company and the above is not a typo. The question is, why is it so important to emphasise being open? There are 3 distinct areas where being open is a good thing. Open […]

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rjschwei
By: rjschwei

September 21, 2017 4:27 pm

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And it just works … On-Demand instances behind a NAT In GCE

Well, the headline says it all, but that would make for a very short blog, thus let me expand a little bit. Way back when, when GCE was very young and Google and SUSE worked together to bring SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as an on-demand image to GCE a verification mechanism was needed to verify […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

September 12, 2017 7:41 am

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Hybrid Cloud vs. Multi-Cloud vs. Mixed-Cloud: What’s the Difference?

Albert Einstein reportedly said, “if you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.” When it comes to hybrid cloud, it appears many of us would struggle to meet that lofty standard.   According to a recent research study 1, 4 out of 5 IT professionals believe hybrid cloud is misunderstood by customers and […]

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SaSoe
By: SaSoe

August 24, 2017 10:22 am

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Examine Public Cloud: SAP HANA on SUSE runs on AWS, MS Azure, and Google Cloud Engine!

The conversation around public cloud adoption has significantly matured in recent years. More and more enterprise customers are realizing the benefits of moving their core business applications to the cloud. Companies that move further into the cloud are finding new ways – both inwards- and outward-facing – to innovate, such as by producing better user […]

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Dirk Oppenkowski
By: Dirk Oppenkowski

August 23, 2017 2:43 pm

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Pacific Drilling digs SAP HANA with SUSE Linux on AWS

With one of the newest and most technologically advanced fleets in the world, Pacific Drilling has grown into a successful, premium drilling contractor. Its stateof-the-art, high-specification drillships benefit from a proven design and highly developed construction technologies. The company currently has nearly 1000 employees at locations that range from the corporate offices in Houston, TX, […]

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SaSoe
By: SaSoe

August 14, 2017 8:10 am

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Move to the cloud and upgrade to SAP HANA in as little as 48 hours

Learn how AWS (Amazon Web Services) and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications enable customers to move to the cloud and upgrade to SAP HANA in as little as 48 hours and for as little as $1,000 in infrastructure costs. Register for the webinar on August 30, 2017 now! Leverage AWS FAST (SAP Rapid […]

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By: jspeirs

August 10, 2017 1:34 pm

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Variety is the spice of life – especially with food and Linux

While you could prepare a family meal on an open fire, it is likely you use an oven and not a microwave. Classic IT is like the oven, suitable for most workloads, and is here to stay and be optimised. The Cloud is like the microwave, suitable for particular tasks, but not a universal replacement […]

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Rob de Canha-Knight
By: Rob de Canha-Knight

August 1, 2017 7:37 am

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SUSE CaaS Platform Setup – From Nothing to Everything in 1 Hour

Hello fellow Pioneers! I recently did a 30 minute Webinar on the soon-to-be-released SUSE CaaS Platform. During this Webinar I set myself a little challenge: For anyone with experience with Kubernetes they’ll know that this is no small ask! – Kubernetes is known for being a complex infrastructure tool to set up and this is […]

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Mark_Smith
By: Mark_Smith

July 31, 2017 1:48 am

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OpenStack Emerges as Top Choice for Private Cloud

To fully appreciate the emergence of OpenStack as the de facto choice for private cloud deployments, it helps to go back to the beginning—back to 2010, when Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched the open source cloud-software initiative. Two years later, the OpenStack Foundation was formed to promote OpenStack and its community. Back then, a […]

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