By: Naji Almahmoud

June 22, 2018 6:04 pm

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Linux Eases the Migration Path to SAP S/4HANA

Capture the Benefits Before the 2025 Deadline SAP managers can’t afford to ignore SAP S/4HANA projects for two key reasons. First, the maintenance window for SAP Business Suite will close in 2025. Second, SAP’s new generation of products offers companies a huge potential for developing their business processes. To take advantage of SAP S/4HANA, you […]

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jkotzen
By: jkotzen

June 18, 2018 10:50 pm

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More Kubernetes for the Enterprise! Announcing SUSE CaaS Platform 3

Every enterprise needs Kubernetes today, including yours.  But with the platform evolving so rapidly, it can be difficult to keep up.  Not to worry, SUSE can take care of that for you: SUSE CaaS Platform delivers Kubernetes advancements to you in an enterprise-grade solution. SUSE today announced SUSE CaaS Platform 3, introducing support for a […]

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Lawrence Kearney
By: Lawrence Kearney

June 17, 2018 2:20 am

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The SSSD, Active Directory, and growing SLES integration

From both feature and security perspectives, integrating Linux systems with Active Directory environments has been a challenge for their respective system administrators and organisations. However, modern Linux distributions include the System Security Services Daemon (SSSD) which addresses many of the legacy shortcomings handily. The daemon uses identity and authentication providers (and other service providers) to […]

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Lawrence Kearney
By: Lawrence Kearney

June 14, 2018 2:37 am

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SLES, PAM, SSSD, and MFA Soup

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) solutions are becoming the standard for many user facing IT services. Most visibly with web applications, corporate VPNs, self-service portals and online banking platforms to name but a few. Extending MFA to the realm of system administration to harden access to the Linux operating system itself is becoming an established best practice […]

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By: carolinapereira

June 12, 2018 3:06 pm

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Accelerating next with Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Join us in Vegas!

Here we are preparing for another week in Vegas along with our HPE colleagues, customers and partners. At HPE Discover 2018 (Jun 19-21) you have the opportunity to see hundreds of sessions, training, demos, tours and also connect with peers, sponsors, partners and HPE experts to build career-boosting relationships. You will be able to explore […]

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By: mkang

June 12, 2018 9:22 am

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What’s the Value of Open Source to Global System Integrators (GSIs)?

This is one of the topics that we will be addressing at the first ever SUSE GSI Partner Forum, a targeted event specifically for our Global System Integrator partners, which takes place in Bangalore, on the 4th of July. We have a strong agenda lined up for the attendees from Accenture, CapGemini, Cognizant, DXC, HCL, […]

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By: Peter Schinagl

June 11, 2018 11:10 am

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Accelerate your SAP on Azure project …

… with SUSE Microsoft Solution Templates Following the launch of M-SERIES/SAP HANA certified Virtual Machines (VMs) on Azure, we had announced our new marketplace offering. At the SAP Sapphire in Orlando 2018 last week we presented it at the SUSE and the Microsoft booth. This Azure Marketplace offering leverages Azure Resource Manager (ARM) Templates to automate […]

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By: s_schmidt

June 8, 2018 2:25 pm

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sapconf – A way to prepare a SLES system for SAP workload – Part 5

This is the fifth and last article about sapconf and it will tie up lose ends. NOTE: For further documentation check SAP note 1275776 and the man pages shipped with sapconf. Summary of important things If you install the reworked sapconf version for the first time: After installation, sapconf is enabled and started immediately with […]

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By: s_schmidt

June 8, 2018 12:57 pm

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sapconf – A way to prepare a SLES system for SAP workload – Part 4

This is the forth article about sapconf and it will cover the deinstallation NOTE: For further documentation check SAP note 1275776 and the man pages shipped with sapconf. Deinstallation Really? You want to get rid of it? Well… If you really want: sles12-sp3:~ # rpm -e sapconf Removed symlink /etc/systemd/system/multi-user.target.wants/sapconf.service. Easy, wasn’t it? But what […]

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By: s_schmidt

June 8, 2018 12:04 pm

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sapconf – A way to prepare a SLES system for SAP workload – Part 3

This is the third article about sapconf and it will cover the update from a previous (not reworked) version to a reworked one. NOTE: For further documentation check SAP note 1275776 and the man pages shipped with sapconf. Updating Normally updating a package is quiet simple. Non-configuration files are exchanged silently, configuration files only if […]

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