rjschwei
By: rjschwei

January 10, 2018 10:49 pm

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A day long to be remembered 2018-01-03

When I wrote this it was Janurary 9, 2018 which was supposed to be the day of a major earthquake in the computing world. However, due to various circumstances this all happened on January 3rd, 2018 at 2 PM PST and the aftershocks as well as the queasy feelings that come along with such an […]

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Matthias G. Eckermann
By: Matthias G. Eckermann

January 4, 2018 7:58 am

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SUSE Addresses Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities

Yesterday the security community and a number of IT vendors announced the existence of several hardware security vulnerabilities that allow potential exploits across a range of hardware architectures and operating systems including but not limited to Linux. https://meltdownattack.com/ SUSE engineers have been collaborating with our partners and the Linux community on upstream Linux kernel patches. […]

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Alexander Bergmann
By: Alexander Bergmann

December 22, 2017 3:37 am

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We will switch to CVSS v3.0 starting in 2018

After our announcement back in January this year, and a transition phase where we scored both version 2 and version 3, we will finally switch entirely to the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) version 3.0 for vulnerability assessment with the beginning of 2018. Customers who automatically check our v2 scoring will no longer see any […]

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BJM
By: BJM

December 8, 2017 10:48 am

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Just the Right Amount of Linux for Embedded Operating Systems

To optimize the performance and reliability of embedded applications in servers, devices and hardware, an operating system must be easy to configure and customize. Developers need to streamline the development processes and enable modifications and updates for their applications to align with business and project requirements. The selection of an embedded operating system is a […]

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Drew
By: Drew

December 4, 2017 11:24 am

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System YES Certification with a PTF or another maintenance update

During a typical YES Certification of a server or workstation, the Gold Master (GM) release of SUSE Linux Enterprise with the latest Service Pack (SP) is installed on the hardware during certification tests. Sometimes, the GM release needs specific fixes or updates in order to be compatible with a particular hardware platform. As hardware systems […]

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chabowski
By: chabowski

November 22, 2017 11:01 am

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Backing up Your Data on Your Linux System

The following article is part of a series of articles that provide tips and tricks for Linux newbies – or Desktop users that are not yet experienced with regard to certain topics. This series intends to complement the special edition #30 “Getting Started with Linux” based on openSUSE Leap, recently published by the Linux Magazine, with valuable additional information. This […]

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By: aksingh

November 22, 2017 9:45 am

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Oracle ASMlib update for SLES12 SP3

This information applies to Oracle ASMLib setup in Oracle Grid Infrastructure on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 (SLES12 SP3). If you have updated SUSE Enterprise Linux Server 12 SP1/SP2 to SLES12 SP3, you must have noticed oracleasm kernel module failed to load. We looked at this issue in SUSE Bug 1059062 and worked with Oracle […]

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chabowski
By: chabowski

November 20, 2017 3:23 am

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Working with the Command Line: Basic Linux Commands

The following article is part of a series of articles that provide tips and tricks for Linux newbies – or Desktop users that are not yet experienced with regard to certain topics. This series intends to complement the special edition #30 “Getting Started with Linux” based on openSUSE Leap, recently published by the Linux Magazine, with valuable additional information. […]

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chabowski
By: chabowski

November 8, 2017 10:20 am

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New SUSE Best Practices: Performance Analysis, Tuning and Tools on SUSE Linux Enterprise Products

In general, at SUSE, we are very careful about giving any “universal” recommendations regarding performance tuning. Usually, we shy away from providing generic tuning instructions, and instead, where applicable, we try to establish a performance baseline and metrics for a given workload. The reason is that any kind of performance tuning and analysis very much depends […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

November 7, 2017 1:41 pm

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May The Force of Our HPC Partners Be With You

SUSE will have a strong presence at the SuperComputing17 (#SC17) conference in Denver, November 13-16.  One of the main attractions in our SUSE booth (1681) this year is a Partner Theater – and we’ve lined up some great content that many of our High Performance Computing partners will be sharing with you. Here is the […]

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