Stephen Mogg
By: Stephen Mogg

September 9, 2021 10:30 am

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Accessing SUSE Updates in AWS. When do you need a private repository?

This article applies to customers running on-demand/PAYG instances in AWS deployed from AMIs published by SUSE.   The need to patch. Patching is an important part of managing any OS infrastructure with updates providing security related enhancements along with stability improvements.  SUSE recommend patching your systems as soon as updates are available.  […]

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Wendie Cheung
By: Wendie Cheung

August 31, 2021 11:57 am

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SUSE Rancher 2.6 delivers interoperability across multi-cloud environments with redesigned user experience, hosted cluster support, and improved security posture

It has been an eventful twelve months for the SUSE Rancher team. We have worked through a global pandemic, navigated a company acquisition, and successfully settled into our new home at SUSE. Today we are excited to announce the first SUSE release of Rancher, SUSE Rancher 2.6. This latest release is a testimony to […]

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By: Bill Maxwell

August 31, 2021 11:54 am

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Full Lifecycle Management of AKS and GKE clusters now available on SUSE Rancher 2.6

Users have multiple choices for production-ready Kubernetes clusters when they move to the cloud, including Microsoft Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE), and Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS). With the launch of SUSE Rancher 2.6, users now have full lifecycle management support for clusters hosted across the three major cloud providers. Teams […]

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Helen Tang
By: Helen Tang

July 7, 2021 6:01 pm

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SUSE Manager Now Supports Amazon Linux!

This is a guest blog from Benjamin Landorff - our esteemed PM for SUSE Manager! SUSE Manager 4.2, released two weeks ago, now supports Amazon Linux 2. While that alone is good news already, allow me use this opportunity to give a bit of context: I believe that, in a sense, Open Source Software […]

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Robert Schweikert
By: Robert Schweikert

June 1, 2021 8:28 pm

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as ECS Anywhere Host

On May 27, 2021 AWS announced  the availability of ECS Anywhere . There is also a home lab setup guide. ECS is a container orchestration service and with the addition of "Anywhere" the service can now reach into your Data Center to orchestrate your containerized applications. The important pieces to make this work are […]

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Helen Tang
By: Helen Tang

May 10, 2021 11:25 pm

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Women in SAP – It’s a Celebration

Working at SUSE, I come across a lot of wonderful women. They are my co-workers, my partners, and my customers. They each bring tremendous intellect and work ethic to the table and it's been a joy getting to know each of them .  They are - Women in Tech. Each year, International Women's Month celebrates […]

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Stephen Mogg
By: Stephen Mogg

May 7, 2021 6:51 am

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SUSE HA Automation Project – Fast Start Documentation for AWS.

Anyone following SUSE's HA automation project over on Github will be aware that recently, a new major release was made available, v.7. For those, not familiar with the project goal, the aim is to reduce the complexity of deploying an SAP High Availability solution by using  Terraform and Salt to perform and automated deployment […]

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Helen Tang
By: Helen Tang

April 7, 2021 11:12 pm

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Where Are We Now? State of SAP Migrations to the Cloud.

We had a fun event in March in celebration of St. Patrick's Day. During the event, we did a poll of our audience. Depending on which survey you read, you'll see that in the beginning of 2020, either 95% or 99% of all SAP practitioners say they have begun moving their SAP Estate to the […]

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Stephen Mogg
By: Stephen Mogg

March 19, 2021 3:42 pm

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Connecting SUSE Manager’s Virtual Host Manager to AWS

One of the newer features of SUSE Manager is the Virtual Host Manager. This allows the SUSE Manager server to connect to the AWS Cloud and gather information about instances running there. This detail can then be displayed in the SUSE Manager Web UI. For customers managing their own subscription on AWS, this data can […]

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Paul Fox
By: Paul Fox

March 8, 2021 2:40 pm

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Phillips 66 reduces costs and increases agility with SUSE

“What we have done is not just a digital transformation, it’s a business transformation.” Shawn Behounek General Manager, Digital Strategy, Architecture and Analytics Phillips 66. How does one of the largest oil producers in the world mitigate a global pandemic that completely wipes out global demand? That was precisely the situation American […]

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