Rania Mohamed
By: Rania Mohamed

December 9, 2019 1:16 pm

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Cloud Native Applications in Azure supporting Hybrid Cloud

In my previous blogs I have talked a lot about MSA (Microservices) and CNA (Cloud Native Application). Let me recap the main differences to both before going further. MSA is the ability to break an application into a set of fine-grained components from a business perspective. The main architecture principles of MSAs are: Autonomous Highly […]

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fmherschel
By: fmherschel

December 6, 2019 4:28 pm

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Yes! SAP Web Dispatcher High Availability on Premise and Cloud!

More and more customers are asking SUSE how to integrate the SAP Web Dispatcher into the SUSE's cluster solution. This blog describes step-by-step how to integrate this important SAP software component into pacemaker. The base of the solution is SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications. You can use the solution for any currently supported […]

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Lawrence Kearney
By: Lawrence Kearney

December 4, 2019 11:08 am

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PDSH, SLE, and SLURM

Managing many systems from one is a basic need for system administrators. A need which has obvious development commonality judging from the myriad tools available that delegate work to other systems. Often the criteria used to target systems for management is understandably inflexible. Directory service management consoles and configuration management systems are good examples of […]

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chabowski
By: chabowski

December 3, 2019 9:34 am

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Epic Performance with New Tuning Guide – SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on AMD EPYC* 7002 Series Processors

EPYC is AMD's flagship mainstream server microprocessors and supports 1-way and 2-way multiprocessing. The first generation was originally announced back in May 2017 and replaced the previous Opteron server family with the introduction of the Zen microarchitecture for the mainstream market.   2nd Generation AMD EPYC™ Processors With the second iteration of the EPYC […]

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Rania Mohamed
By: Rania Mohamed

December 2, 2019 12:50 pm

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Software Development, Microservices & Container Management – Part III – Why Kubernetes? A Deep Dive into Kubernetes world

In the past years, Kubernetes has been a leader in the software development world in facilitating and enabling Cloud native development and supporting the implementation of DevOps. Many of the developers like Kubernetes, or how we are used to nick name it k8s 😊, as it really makes development easier for them but on the […]

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Carla Schroder
By: Carla Schroder

November 11, 2019 6:34 pm

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If You Think Producing Good Product Documentation is Expensive, try Calculating the Cost of Not Having It

When last we met (How to Keep Customers Happy and Liking Us a Lot, part 1), I discussed the importance of product documentation, and how merely flinging code out the door is not adequate for a fabulous enterprise open source company. Today I talk a bit about the cost of not having good product documentation. […]

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Carla Schroder
By: Carla Schroder

October 31, 2019 4:45 pm

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How to Keep Customers Happy and Liking Us a Lot, part 1

See part 2: If You Think Producing Good Product Documentation is Expensive, try Calculating the Cost of Not Having It Greetings, dear SUSE friends! Today I reveal to you the Great Secret for keeping customers happy. We're all here for various reasons, such as paychecks, a love of great open source software, creativity, wanting to […]

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Abdelrahman Mohamed
By: Abdelrahman Mohamed

October 31, 2019 8:40 am

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SUSE High Availability Cluster Services – How to stop, start or view the status

This blog post aims to summarize the starting and stopping options available for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) High Availability (HA) cluster stack operations. I will offer brief answers to a few questions that have been commonly asked by our customers and partners. Before We Start: First, some background information, SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLE) High […]

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fmherschel
By: fmherschel

October 23, 2019 3:28 pm

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A “Silly Season Blog” – Have Fun with Sapstartsrv and Pacemaker

This blog is about a funny integration of a plain Linux service into the SAP start framework sapstartsrv and SUSEs High Availability solution based on pacemaker. This solution is not intended to run in productive environments but should demonstrate how to integrate special services. At first we have decided which Linux server process could we […]

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joro
By: joro

October 14, 2019 11:50 am

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Maintaining Enterprise Linux Kernels

Forking the Linux kernel and using it as the basis of an Enterprise product is a challenging task. The pace of development in the upstream Linux kernel makes it hard to keep up with all the fixes that need to be backported. This article describes the process we use at SUSE to find and backport […]

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