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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Thomas Schlosser
By: Thomas Schlosser

September 8, 2021 9:26 am

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Discover your cluster logfiles – A journey into the past.

Log files are very useful when it comes to situations where the root cause of an event has to be investigated. But analyzing logs does not only mean looking for errors in the system. There are also a lot of other informations in most of the log files. The pacemaker log file is a perfect […]

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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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Rich Paredes
By: Rich Paredes

February 10, 2021 4:02 am

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Patching Options In Public Cloud – PART 1

How do I patch or upgrade my SUSE instances in the public cloud? How do I keep all my instances at the same patch level in the public cloud? What options are available in the public cloud? Part 1 of this post will try to address some of these questions. Additional options available will be […]

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Rich Paredes
By: Rich Paredes

January 29, 2021 6:43 am

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Upgrading SUSE Linux Enterprise in the Public Cloud

A common question customers ask is how to upgrade SUSE Linux Enterprise instances in the public cloud properly.  There are two different scenarios to take into consideration.  The first scenario is when you want to perform a service pack upgrade of a SLES or SLES for SAP instance. For example, you want to […]

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Rich Paredes
By: Rich Paredes

January 21, 2021 12:09 am

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Accessing the Public Cloud Update Infrastructure via a Proxy

SUSE provides public cloud customers with PAYG (Pay-As-You-Go) images on AWS, Azure, and GCP. Instances created from these images connect to a managed update infrastructure. So if you need to update your instances with the latest software updates or install that needed package using zypper, usually you can be assured that the underlying repositories […]

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Angela Ashton
By: Angela Ashton

January 20, 2021 12:32 am

3,453 views

Andrew Rabin
By: Andrew Rabin

November 23, 2020 9:35 pm

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SUSE Achieves AWS Outposts Ready Designation

SUSE today announced it has achieved AWS Outposts Ready designation, as part of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Service Ready Program. This designation recognizes that SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications have demonstrated successful integration with AWS Outposts deployments. AWS Outposts is a fully managed service that extends AWS […]

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Andrew Rabin
By: Andrew Rabin

October 31, 2020 4:17 am

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SUSE and AWS – 10 Years of Collaboration and Innovation

This year marks 10 years since Amazon Web Services (AWS) and SUSE first collaborated to bring SUSE’s open source technologies to AWS customers looking for elastic, scalable and cost-effective cloud solutions. Over the past decade, SUSE has been a leader in driving innovation for Linux solutions on AWS, accumulating an ever-growing list of milestones […]

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Robert Schweikert
By: Robert Schweikert

September 25, 2020 8:05 pm

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Update Infrastructure Access – Adios http

Earlier this year we enabled access to the update infrastructure through the data center. This was made possible by a refresh of the update infrastructure last year. Also earlier this year SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 reached EOL w.r.t on-demand image maintenance and this allowed us to switch all our traffic […]

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