Lawrence Kearney
By: Lawrence Kearney

July 16, 2018 3:22 am

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Deploying SLURM using SLE HPC patterns

The expansion of High Performance Computing (HPC) beyond the niches of higher education and government realms to corporate and business computing use cases has been on the rise. One catalyst of this trend is increasing innovation in hardware platforms and software development. Both respectively drive down the cost of deploying supercomputing services with each iteration […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

July 11, 2018 1:00 pm

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10 Top Tech Trends: Why Open Source is Center Stage – Part 1

The image of open source software has changed. No longer seen as the geeky, slightly awkward alternative to mainstream software, it’s now trendy, fashionable and super-cool. Well, OK, it still has the geeky edge and it’s still all about innovation. However, it has grown and matured to the point where everyone from small businesses to […]

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Mike Dilio
By: Mike Dilio

June 26, 2018 6:33 pm

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Artful Tiering – Extending the reach of HPC with SES

Artful Tiering – Extending the reach of HPC with SUSE Enterprise Storage. Have you noticed that everything about the high-performance computing environment is big: hundreds, even thousands of processors generating millions of CPU cycles. And it generates a lot of data. It doesn’t take long to realize that data storage is an important component in […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

June 25, 2018 11:59 am

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Launching SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 – the Ennead of Advantages

Welcome the arrival of SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15! SUSE’s new product is launching today and will be generally available in mid-July. SUSE has had a long and successful history of supporting High-Performance Computing, with 40% of the Top 100 HPC systems running on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) technology. SUSE is a […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

June 24, 2018 9:13 am

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Asteroid Day is June 30 – Do you know where your NEOs are?

Asteroid Day is a UN-sanctioned global awareness campaign supporting thousands of independently organized events on June 30th and providing online educational asteroid resources. In support of Asteroid Day, I would like to share a story about an ongoing project at NASA that addresses the asteroid threat to our planet. Oh, by the way, the threat […]

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carolinapereira
By: carolinapereira

June 21, 2018 7:17 pm

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SUSE at HP-CAST: Arm Solution & HPC Storage with Hewlett Packard Enterprise

SUSE will, for another year, present at the High Performance Consortium for Advanced Scientific and Technical (HP-CAST) computing users group. This group works to increase the capabilities of Hewlett Packard Enterprise solutions for large-scale scientific and technical computing. HP-CAST meetings typically include corporate briefings and presentations by HPE executives, technical staff, HPE partners, and discussions […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

June 18, 2018 6:10 pm

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More Powerful AI and Machine Learning Requires More Powerful Infrastructure with SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing

As I’ve been discussing in recent posts, artificial intelligence (AI) is changing the world as we speak, in part because of its ability to humanize technology. Another reason AI is having such an impact is that it’s becoming more natural and powerful. Interacting with AI has become so natural to us that we no longer […]

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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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Daryl Stokes
By: Daryl Stokes

June 15, 2018 7:57 pm

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Meet the first SUSE YES Certified Arm-Based System: HPE Apollo 70!

Partnering with SUSE enables vendors to build and deliver solutions that help their customers reduce costs, manage complexity and mitigate risk. The SUSE YES Certification program brings this assurance by providing easily identifiable products that are certified compatible with SUSE technologies. This lets end- users know that both SUSE and participating SUSE partners will work […]

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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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