Matthias G. Eckermann
By: Matthias G. Eckermann

January 4, 2018 7:58 am


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. SUSE engineers have been collaborating with our partners and the Linux community on upstream Linux kernel patches. […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

December 11, 2017 7:26 am


The Storage Admin’s Survival Guide to GDPR

Essential facts you need to know for preparation and compliance On May 25, 2018 the EU’s new rules covering data protection will come into force, bringing in sweeping changes in the law which directly affect what personal data can be stored, what consent is needed from users, the legal basis on which ‘personal’ data can […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

December 8, 2017 11:30 am


SAP HANA customer adoption at supersonic speed

Back in August I wrote a blog about important updates for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, and I gave a shout out to SUSE alliance partner IBM for two years delivering SAP HANA solutions on the Power Systems platform. Well a few months later they achieved a significant milestone. There are now 1000 […]

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December 8, 2017 10:48 am


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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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

December 7, 2017 5:59 am


How enterprises hedge their (storage) bets in an uncertain world.

  Lock down is a perennial fear for enterprises: nobody wants to find having bet the farm that they at the mercy of a vendor who knows the customer cannot operate without them. So how do you get your storage strategy right? Storage strategy has to follow the main enterprise strategy – and for the […]

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By: seanrickerd

December 5, 2017 11:19 am


Managing Salt Minions on Microsoft Azure with SUSE Manager

Public cloud is a major player in Enterprise IT. With many companies looking to downsize their on-prem environments to cut down on DC rental costs, solutions like Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS, and Google Compute Engine are helping these companies cut those costs without lowering their ability to run their workloads. But not everything lives on […]

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By: scanova1

November 13, 2017 10:34 am


Nutanix now Ready certified for SUSE OpenStack Cloud

Last week we met with partners, customers, and cloud aficionados at the Nutanix .NEXT Conference in beautiful Nice, France. This year, .NEXT was held appropriately at the Acropolis Conference Center, designed as tribute to the ancient citadel perched high above the city of Athens, and also the name given to Nutanix’s hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) solution […]

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By: Dobrin

November 13, 2017 10:27 am


Two Fast and Needed Actions to Get the Best Value from Long Term Service Pack Support

Long Term Service Pack Support (LTSS) is our offering designed to increase customer service pack and core server support period for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server. Its dates are set per service pack/code base and can be seen in our Lifecycle Pages. In a nutshell, LTSS allows customers to remain on a certain code base past […]

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

November 13, 2017 9:41 am


SUSE CaaS Platform 2 certified under Kubernetes Conformance Software Certification

Kubernetes wide adoption brought with it the need for consistency and portability. The common goal of all Kubernetes providers is to allow the move of workloads from one environment to another. This year in June, we announced the availability of SUSE CaaS Platform. SUSE CaaS Platform is an enterprise class container management solution that enables […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

November 13, 2017 5:52 am


The Future of Storage: four reasons why open source storage should be part of your strategy.

The comfortable world of storage appliance vendors of ten years ago is under assault from a wave of technical and market changes that are rewriting how storage and data protection processes are managed and governed. Enterprises need to plan now to deal with those changes – or face a future where data is locked into […]

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