Naji Almahmoud
By: Naji Almahmoud

July 4, 2018 9:49 am

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Migrating to SAP S/4HANA and Why a Linux Platform is Integral to Success

Savings, new business models, and competitive advantage are a few of the benefits offered by SAP S/4HANA. See why SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications is a leading platform for SAP solutions on Linux technology, which is required for harnessing SAP S/4HANA. According to a recent survey, two-thirds of SAP customers are planning their […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

July 2, 2018 11:33 am

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That’s your LOT RH – Polish Airlines Flying high, budgeting low with SLES and SUSE Manager!!

With passenger numbers growing by almost 30 percent annually, LOT Polish Airlines needed to ensure its systems could support rapidly expanding business. To gain flexibility and break the linear relationship between business growth and IT costs, LOT migrated from Red Hat Enterprise Support to SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server with Expanded Support, reducing OS subscription fees […]

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By: Peter Schinagl

June 11, 2018 11:10 am

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Accelerate your SAP on Azure project …

… with SUSE Microsoft Solution Templates Following the launch of M-SERIES/SAP HANA certified Virtual Machines (VMs) on Azure, we had announced our new marketplace offering. At the SAP Sapphire in Orlando 2018 last week we presented it at the SUSE and the Microsoft booth. This Azure Marketplace offering leverages Azure Resource Manager (ARM) Templates to automate […]

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By: s_schmidt

June 8, 2018 2:25 pm

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sapconf – A way to prepare a SLES system for SAP workload – Part 5

This is the fifth and last article about sapconf and it will tie up lose ends. NOTE: For further documentation check SAP note 1275776 and the man pages shipped with sapconf. Summary of important things If you install the reworked sapconf version for the first time: After installation, sapconf is enabled and started immediately with […]

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By: s_schmidt

June 8, 2018 12:57 pm

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sapconf – A way to prepare a SLES system for SAP workload – Part 4

This is the forth article about sapconf and it will cover the deinstallation NOTE: For further documentation check SAP note 1275776 and the man pages shipped with sapconf. Deinstallation Really? You want to get rid of it? Well… If you really want: sles12-sp3:~ # rpm -e sapconf Removed symlink /etc/systemd/system/multi-user.target.wants/sapconf.service. Easy, wasn’t it? But what […]

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By: s_schmidt

June 8, 2018 12:04 pm

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sapconf – A way to prepare a SLES system for SAP workload – Part 3

This is the third article about sapconf and it will cover the update from a previous (not reworked) version to a reworked one. NOTE: For further documentation check SAP note 1275776 and the man pages shipped with sapconf. Updating Normally updating a package is quiet simple. Non-configuration files are exchanged silently, configuration files only if […]

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By: s_schmidt

June 8, 2018 10:33 am

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sapconf – A way to prepare a SLES system for SAP workload – Part 2

This is the second article about sapconf and it will cover the configuration. NOTE: For further documentation check SAP note 1275776 and the man pages shipped with sapconf. Configuration Before I show you some details, I have to talk about the make-up of sapconf. In the past, sapconf was a simple shell script. With SLES […]

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By: s_schmidt

June 5, 2018 12:26 pm

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sapconf – A way to prepare a SLES system for SAP workload – Part 1

As promised in the post “A new sapconf is available” this is the first article about sapconf. This series will cover the installation, update and configuration of sapconf, as well as giving a few tips what you should take care of and how to achieve certain things. To do so, I have set up a […]

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By: s_schmidt

June 4, 2018 3:14 pm

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A new sapconf is available

Those who administrate systems running SAP applications on SLES may be already familiar with the configuration and tuning tool “sapconf”. For those who don’t, now is an excellent time to do so! A new improved version of sapconf has been released for SLES 12 SP1 onwards. Some key improvements are: one central configuration file (besides […]

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Vincent Moutoussamy
By: Vincent Moutoussamy

May 22, 2018 10:03 am

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SUSE CaaS Platform 3 Beta 2

We are proud to announce SUSE CaaS Platform 3 Beta 2! SUSE commits to rapidly advance the platform, adding powerful tools to simplify large scale application deployment, incorporating an updated release of Kubernetes, a disconnected registry for offline deployments, and a smooth integration with other SUSE Products (e.g. SUSE OpenStack Cloud). Users of SUSE CaaS […]

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