frego
By: frego

January 9, 2020 3:48 am

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Transformation – Simplify First

When I hear the term digital transformation, I’m reminded of my own mixed-mode nightmare involving photos and videos. Being an individual of extensive life experience, I have a bunch of photos from the era when we used to print them out on actual paper and organize them into things called “photo albums” or […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

December 12, 2019 1:54 pm

1,670 views

The total cost of software-defined storage

In the current economic climate, the cost of everything is often closely examined to be sure we’re not paying too much. However, many focus on just the cost of acquisition – the capital expenditure – as opposed to looking at the bigger picture - the total cost of ownership, or TCO. In the world […]

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Larry Morris
By: Larry Morris

December 10, 2019 4:17 pm

1,818 views

How the Internet of Things (IoT) will drive adoption of Software Defined Storage

Real world IoT use cases are everywhere. There are those we are familiar with as consumers: the app-controlled central heating system that sends household fuel consumption data to gas and electricity providers; the telemetry devices in the cars of inexperienced drivers, which report speed, location and journey duration data to the insurer; and the smart […]

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John S. Tonello
By: John S. Tonello

December 9, 2019 6:11 pm

1,459 views

Automation: The key to modern software-defined infrastructure

The heart of any good modern IT infrastructure is code that makes the software-defined systems in your data center, public clouds and edge devices consistent, repeatable and faster to deploy and recover. But modern automation is more than just a few bash scripts. At its best, it’s a layered approach to managing systems that’[…]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

November 25, 2019 10:44 am

1,046 views

Cephalocon Gangnam Style

The most eagerly awaited event in the open source software-defined storage calendar is without a doubt Cephalocon. In 2019, the Ceph community came to Barcelona, but it was recently announced that in March 2020, Cephalocon is coming to Seoul, South Korea! All about Seoul Seoul is the capital and largest metropolis of South Korea, and […]

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David Byte
By: David Byte

November 19, 2019 8:17 pm

1,494 views

SUSE and the IO500 @ SC19

Back in June we announced our first set of IO500 benchmarks.  Since then, we’ve upgraded SUSE Enterprise Storage to version 6, which is based on Ceph Nautilus.  This alone brought some performance improvements over the prior release, especially in terms of metadata and small I/O performance.  Add to this the change […]

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Larry Morris
By: Larry Morris

November 19, 2019 5:06 pm

1,690 views

How AI and ML will drive increased use of software defined storage

Few technologies have been as hyped as artificial intelligence and machine learning in recent years, but then few technologies have the same potential for transformative change. You won’t find a CMO anywhere on the planet unmoved by the possibility of increasing sales and customer loyalty through personalisation at scale: the right offer to the […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

November 11, 2019 6:39 pm

1,498 views

Rise of the Chameleon – SUSE at SC19

The impact of High-Performance Computing (HPC) goes beyond traditional research boundaries to enhance our daily lives.  SC19 is the international conference for High Performance Computing, networking, storage and analysis taking place in Denver November 17-22.  SUSE will once again have a strong presence at SC19 – and if you are attending we would […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

November 1, 2019 3:54 pm

2,408 views

Review SUSE Enterprise Storage and get a $25 visa gift card

With a plethora of holidays and festivals like Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Saint Nicholas Day and Christmas looming ever larger on the horizon, it is inevitable that our thoughts of a software-defined nirvana may start to turn instead towards shopping. These holidays can become quite expensive, so wouldn't it be nice to find a way of […]

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John S. Tonello
By: John S. Tonello

October 31, 2019 5:19 pm

1,898 views

Deploy SUSE Enterprise Storage on Kubernetes in just 7 easy steps

The technical preview for running SUSE Enterprise Storage on Rook using SUSE CaaSP Platform has been out for about a month now, but if you haven't had time to give it a try, here's how to do it quickly and easily. One of the goals of the tech preview is to show the path forward […]

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