Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

July 16, 2018 11:48 am


Are private clouds just too complicated?

Having previously looked at whether private clouds are cost prohibitive or not (hint: they generally aren’t, above a certain size), let’s have a look at whether setting up a private cloud is a complicated matter, and too much like hard work. Firstly, a definition of private cloud. In this instance, I’m referring specifically to an […]

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By: jacobperry

July 11, 2018 8:43 pm


Michael Friesenegger
By: Michael Friesenegger

July 6, 2018 9:58 pm


Test drive managing z/VM with SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7

          SUSE is introducing a technology preview for managing IBM z/VM with SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7. Historically, SUSE OpenStack Cloud has focused on Intel based hypervisors like XEN, KVM, VMWare and Hyper-V.  We are looking to improve SUSE OpenStack’s support of IBM Z and LinuxONE but we need your feedback. What’s new about this? You are now […]

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By: frego

July 3, 2018 9:42 pm


Calling All SUSE ISVs! Don’t Miss SUSECON in April 2019.

Attention ISVs! There’s a reason the Chameleon and his buddies are smiling: SUSE is on a roll. In just the last 60 days: SUSE announced plans to partner with EQT, a development-focused growth investor with extensive experience in the software industry, in order to launch SUSE as a fully independent company (to be completed by […]

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Thomas(T. R.) Bosworth
By: Thomas(T. R.) Bosworth

June 29, 2018 5:25 pm


New Certification Testing for SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8

SUSE has added new OpenStack certification testing into both the SUSE Ready program and to the SUSE YES program.  These new additions allow hardware and software partners  to validate that SUSE OpenStack is operating properly when combined with their solution. Customers can be assured that a particular partner solution works with SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8. Certification […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

June 26, 2018 4:40 pm


Private Cloud – cost effective, or cost prohibitive?

One of the most common misconceptions around private clouds is that they are very expensive to build and run, and that most organisations would be better off using public cloud as it’s far cheaper. When you look at what’s involved in building a private cloud, it’s easy to see how people might jump to this […]

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Nefi Munoz
By: Nefi Munoz

June 18, 2018 8:55 pm


Say “YES” to SUSE OpenStack Cloud Certification

With the release of SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 (SOC), a new YES Certified Test Suite for SOC has been created. This new test suite will allow SUSE’s hardware partners to validate, ensure compatibility, and certify their entire hardware offering with SOC. Hardware partners who complete this new certification will obtain a YES bulletin for SOC […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

June 15, 2018 4:30 pm


Poland OpenStack Day

Recently, I was in the beautiful city of Cracow at the Poland OpenStack Day. My colleagues from the Warsaw office had sponsored the event, and had asked me to come along to give one of the keynote talks. It was great to get to meet some more of my own colleagues, but to get to […]

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By: carolinapereira

June 12, 2018 3:06 pm


Accelerating next with Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Join us in Vegas!

Here we are preparing for another week in Vegas along with our HPE colleagues, customers and partners. At HPE Discover 2018 (Jun 19-21) you have the opportunity to see hundreds of sessions, training, demos, tours and also connect with peers, sponsors, partners and HPE experts to build career-boosting relationships. You will be able to explore […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

June 4, 2018 9:11 am


OpenStack Community Contributor Awards, Vancouver Summit

The always excellent Superuser blog has already covered the OpenStack Community Contributor Awards from the recent Vancouver Summit, which are run by Kendall Nelson. However, as one of SUSE’s own team was given the “Bonsai Caretaker” award, I thought that we should dig into this in a little more detail. Adam Spiers – Bonsai Caretaker […]

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