By: Marijn

July 18, 2017 12:28 pm


Open-source and water. Same or different?

Quite frequently I get questions from people around me about how open-source software differs from proprietary software. The formal answer is that with open-source the source code is owned by no one and available to everyone, while proprietary software vendors keep the code of the program secret. However, I have found this answer does not […]

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By: GwenPeray

July 17, 2017 8:58 am


Celebrating our cultural diversity because at SUSE “You Matter” !

Last June 30th 2017, SUSE celebrated its cultural diversity during the “International Day” at our offices in Nuremberg, Germany. The event was composed of: A “lunch & learn” workshop about intercultural competence, in which we learnt how to approach and work with various and different cultures. The numerous stories shared by the participants made it […]

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By: SaSoe

July 14, 2017 1:57 am


Sharing insights: The Secret of Successful SAP Customers

SAP is a world leader in enterprise applications in terms of software and software-related service revenue. Over 350,000 customers run SAP software in more than 180 countries. Many of those customers are running their SAP applications on SAP Netweaver or SAP HANA. But did they succeed?   How did they manage to get the levels […]

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Kent Wimmer
By: Kent Wimmer

July 11, 2017 12:46 pm


Get Ready to Paint the City of Prague Green!

We are officially 12 weeks from SUSECON 2017 in the beautiful, historic city of Prague and here at SUSE, we’re all busy ensuring it’s an event to remember.  This year’s theme is “Open. Redefined.” and our mission?  To show all SUSECON goers that there’s more to “open” than just the code!  If SUSECON is not […]

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Raj Meel
By: Raj Meel

July 11, 2017 11:51 am


Live Patching superhero doesn’t reboot from Stack Clash

If you were staying up late to patch your servers when the Stack Clash vulnerability recently showed up then you are not alone. However, you could join the select club of super savvy admin superheroes who didn’t have to shut down systems to patch Stack Clash. Stack Clash can be patched without bringing down your […]

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By: Mark_Smith

July 11, 2017 8:36 am


Is a Cloud-First Strategy Right for Your Business?

Gartner predicts that more than half of global enterprises that already use cloud today will adopt an all-in, or cloud-first, strategy by 2021. Should you do the same, and if so, where should you begin? First, it’s important to understand that a cloud-first strategy is a business strategy that aims to reduce IT costs by transitioning […]

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Matthew Lee
By: Matthew Lee

July 5, 2017 7:00 am


Rolling Out the Red Carpet for our Partners in Sub-Saharan Africa

On Tuesday 11 July partners from all over Sub-Saharan Africa will be converging at our Rivonia office to kick-off the first Partner Day of our financial year. Our partners are some of the most passionate and enthusiastic anywhere in the world, and finally, we are bringing all the partners together to collaborate and learn. To […]

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J. S. Evans
By: J. S. Evans

July 5, 2017 6:54 am


Why should I patch my server?

Wait, what? Why should I patch my server? Because you won’t get bug fixes. But my server works just fine, if it’s not broken don’t fix it, right? What about security fixes? My server isn’t accessible from the internet. I’m not worried about it getting hacked. But it’s still possible, right? Do you really want […]

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By: carolinapereira

June 14, 2017 9:05 pm


HPE Discover (Las Vegas, 2017): Simple hybrid IT and the intelligent edge

One more year and one more Discover under our belts. 🙂 The conference offers our SUSE team the opportunity to chat with customers, partners and HPE employees who work with us on a daily basis, and we simply love it. If you were there or if you are reading about the conference, watching videos etc. […]

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By: Mark_Smith

June 13, 2017 7:37 am


What Customers Really Think about OpenStack Cloud

According to the French philosopher René Descartes, to know what people really think, pay attention to what they do, rather than what they say. In the light of that wisdom, if you want to know what customers really think about OpenStack cloud software, you should pay attention to what they are doing with it.  Or […]

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