Jay Kruemcke
By: Jay Kruemcke

March 19, 2018 6:39 pm


SUSE Linux now available on Nutanix Hyperconverged Infrastructure for IBM Power

  IBM® Hyperconverged Systems powered by Nutanix are now SUSE YES Certified for SUSE Linux. These certifications are for the 1U CS821 and 2U CS822 models. These systems will combine the performance of the IBM POWER8 chip architecture and the simplicity of Nutanix management software. These systems are certified for the little endian SLES 12 […]

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Jay Kruemcke
By: Jay Kruemcke

March 12, 2018 2:17 am


SUSE Linux Live Patching for Power – A key tool for availability

All system outages are bad. They result in lost revenue, reputation damage, lost productivity and other impacts to the business. Outages of enterprise applications such as SAP HANA can have an even greater impact on a business due to the pervasive nature of those applications.  One reason you choose the IBM Power platform is the […]

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By: carolinapereira

March 6, 2018 8:26 pm


Calling all Presales & SA`s to visit SUSE at HPE Technology and Solutions Summit

Yes, we will be there again. This time in The Hague from March 19 to 23, 2018 and we can`t wait. Every year we gladly meet with Presales Consultants and Solution Architects from both HPE and Partners to discuss how we are working with HPE to help customers capitalize on today’s digital transformation and the […]

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By: ronaldnu

March 1, 2018 5:34 pm


Meltdown / Spectre – a PM view

Now that some time has passed and we are through another round of patches / updates, here is a perspective on how handling the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities looked. As of now, Meltdown and Spectre are mostly behind us. Well maybe not from a chip manufacturer perspective, but it is from a SUSE update perspective. Times […]

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By: scanova1

February 21, 2018 3:15 am


Dynatrace: Digital Performance Management for SUSE OpenStack Cloud

I recently had the opportunity to attend Dynatrace Perform in Las Vegas, which was billed as the event for those who view digital performance management as critical to their business. So, what’s digital performance management all about, how is Dynatrace meeting customer needs, and what can they do for you if you’re using SUSE platform […]

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Jay Kruemcke
By: Jay Kruemcke

February 15, 2018 9:34 pm


POWER9 is here. SUSE is ready!

They are here! IBM announced the POWER9 servers for small enterprises, which will be available later this quarter. IBM announced six new servers but the IBM POWER Systems H922 and H924 are of particular interest to SAP HANA customers. These two systems were designed and optimized for Linux running demanding applications like SAP HANA. The […]

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By: Drew

February 15, 2018 5:46 pm


SR-IOV – The way to share real virtualized host devices with a virtual machine

Single Root I/O Virtualization or SR-IOV is a specification that allows the isolation of PCI Express (PCIe) resources. It allows a physical PCIe device or adapter to appear as one or more separate physical/virtual PCIe devices. These virtualized devices are also known as Virtual Function (VF) devices. Two main reasons or purposes for SR-IOV are: […]

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By: berndschubert

February 2, 2018 3:07 pm


SAP NetWeaver High Availability Cluster 7.40 for IBM Power

All good things come in threes! Over the last three months, SUSE has enhanced the IBM Power architecture for SLES with three new features. 1) SUSE Manager Server now Supported on IBM Power Systems 2) Launch of SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching for IBM Power and now brand-new: 3) SAP NetWeaver High Availability Cluster 7.40 […]

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Vera Schneider
By: Vera Schneider

January 31, 2018 9:29 am


Aptronics is SUSE’s First Solution Partner in South Africa

by Matthew Lee, SUSE South Africa   SUSE, has named Aptronics as its first Solution Partner in South Africa for the solution areas of SUSE Enterprise Linux and Storage. Solution Partner is the highest tier in the SUSE Partner Program and is awarded to partners that demonstrate an acute understanding of the market plus the […]

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By: s_schmidt

January 30, 2018 9:02 am


Operating System Security Hardening Guide for SAP HANA for SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server 12 available

IT security is an essential topic for any organization. Both SUSE and SAP take security very seriously. For SAP HANA a comprehensive security guide is available, that describes in detail how to protect HANA from a database perspective. To complement this on operating system level our Hardening Guide for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 is […]

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