By: kgroneman

September 14, 2017 2:02 pm


You’re Having Problems with a SUSE Product? Oh No!

When you are having problems with one or more of our products, you come to our site for one thing:  Help resolving your problem and getting your systems purring contently ASAP.   It’s up to us to provide you with all the tools you need to do that and to make them easy to find and access Folks in need […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

July 17, 2017 8:58 am


Transform Your SAP Infrastructure like a Chameleon: Part 2

In my last blog I talked about how the chameleon has a natural ability to change the structure of its skin to change colors in just seconds. It’s not doing this to blend in but to adapt to changes in its environment, attract a mate, react to a rival, or just to express emotions. Similarly […]

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By: jgleissner

July 5, 2017 6:58 am


SUSE Manager 3.1 available in the Public Cloud

SUSE Manager 3.1 Server and SUSE Manager 3.1 Proxy images are now available in Amazon EC2, Google Compute Engine, and Microsoft Azure. SUSE Manager 3.1 is based on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 and comes with a bunch of new features and usability improvements. See the Release Notes for details. As with previous SUSE […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

June 27, 2017 5:35 am


Containers Adding Complexity? SUSE Manager 3.1 Can Help.

Are you adopting or looking to adopt container technology?  Have you thought about the additional management capabilities you will need to manage container-based deployments? Today, we announced SUSE Manager 3.1, with new features focused on setting up and managing container infrastructures, ensuring container and cloud VM compliance and improving the visibility of systems and infrastructure […]

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By: SaSoe

June 27, 2017 2:51 am


Discover the business benefits Hillarys achieved with S/4HANA on SUSE

Headquartered in Nottingham, Hillarys is the UK’s leading retailer, manufacturer and distributor of made-to-measure window coverings, with a market share of 26 per cent and annual turnover of £200 million. Hillary has led the way in using enterprise mobility to help achieve this since 2005, when sales advisors started using mobile applications to assist in […]

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By: carolinapereira

June 14, 2017 9:05 pm


HPE Discover (Las Vegas, 2017): Simple hybrid IT and the intelligent edge

One more year and one more Discover under our belts. 🙂 The conference offers our SUSE team the opportunity to chat with customers, partners and HPE employees who work with us on a daily basis, and we simply love it. If you were there or if you are reading about the conference, watching videos etc. […]

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Joachim Werner
By: Joachim Werner

June 9, 2017 9:48 am


Let me tell you a secret!

Let me tell you a well-kept secret: With one of the recent maintenance updates for SUSE Manager 3.0 we silently released the first officially supported Formula with Forms! In my last blog post on Formulas with Forms last November I explained the basic ideas and concepts behind this new powerful feature and gave you some […]

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Joachim Werner
By: Joachim Werner

May 31, 2017 2:53 am


Sticky action buttons for SUSE Manager

If you are a frequent user of the SUSE Manager web UI, you may be familiar with this: On many UI pages that display long lists of systems, packages, patches, etc., the “action buttons” (Save, Apply, …)  are at the bottom of the page. That leads to a somewhat time-consuming workflow: For example, if you […]

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Joachim Werner
By: Joachim Werner

May 29, 2017 2:13 am


Put your systems into a high state!

The highstate is what Salt, the systems management framework that has become so core to  SUSE Manager,  calls it when an admin applies all the configuration states to a system that are meant to be applied on that system. Salt can also apply individual state changes, but the highstate comes closest to a truly idempotent […]

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Joachim Werner
By: Joachim Werner

May 25, 2017 5:37 am


No beta blockers for SUSE Manager 3.1. So let’s get ready for containers!

Managing content and compliance in hybrid cloud and container infrastructures is our main design goal for the upcoming SUSE Manager 3.1 release. This is in line with our strategy for the Container as a Service Platform. With Beta 3 and its further improved support for building container images we reached a critical milestone towards that […]

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