By: frego

December 14, 2017 7:56 am

Turnkey Cloud with OrionVM and SUSE

At SUSE, we are committed to giving our customers the choice to run their SUSE solutions where they want to, on a physical server, virtual machine or container platform, in their own private cloud, or in the cloud of a third party Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider. That’s why we are happy to announce […]

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By: Jeff Reser

December 13, 2017 10:06 am

Generation Y Meets the Mainframe

IBM Systems Magazine recently published an article showcasing Connor Krukosky’s unusual journey to a wonderful IBM career working with Linux and the IBM Z platform.  As a young teenage mainframe enthusiast, Connor started collecting vintage computers about 4 years ago.  Here is an earlier rather funny video about what happens when 18-year-old Connor buys an […]

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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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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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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

December 1, 2017 8:04 am

SUSE Wins Software Defined Infrastructure Product of the Year!

Every year the SVC Awards celebrate excellence in storage, cloud and digitilization, recognizing the achievements of end-users, channel partners and vendors.  The annual event was held last week and SUSE was proud to win the Software Defined Infrastructure Product of the year for SUSE OpenStack Cloud. SUSE OpenStack Cloud was recognized for delivering improved agility, […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

November 30, 2017 5:45 am

University of Valencia cuts costs and scales with SUSE Enterprise Storage

  Founded in Valencia, Spain, in 1499, the University of Valencia is one of Spain’s oldest and most prestigious higher education institutions. Offering a wide array of undergraduate and postgraduate courses that span from sciences to humanities, the university is also a leader in research – both nationally and internationally. The university has approximately 50,000 […]

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By: drdwinter

November 28, 2017 11:05 am

From Kilimanjaro to Containers

  Who would have thought that I would be drawn to similarities I found between my recent successful ascent of Mount Kilimanjaro, and the innovative technology deployment of Containers as a Service (CaaS). A platform which is fast becoming an important technology to the successful development of a digital transformation strategy. You may think this […]

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jvonvoros
By: jvonvoros

November 28, 2017 6:00 am

OpenStack Adoption on a Torrid Pace

What’s Driving Hybrid Cloud Adoption? Over the next 2 years respondents predicted hybrid cloud growth would be the fastest (66%), followed by private cloud (55%) and public cloud (36%).  The use case driving hybrid cloud adoption is the desire, of 89% of those surveyed, to do development in the public cloud while hosting production workloads […]

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By: jkirkpatrick

November 26, 2017 2:52 pm

Catch the Open Source wave

“Software Defined” is a current industry hot topic or annoying buzz phrase, depending on your point of view. If it means anything (and often these buzz words mean absolutely nothing at all), then it articulates the trend to de-couple hardware and software and invest the latter with all the Intellectual Property. At this point, the […]

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