Raj Meel
By: Raj Meel

January 16, 2019 6:04 pm

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SUSE Partners with Intel and SAP to Accelerate IT Transformation with Persistent Memory in the Data Center

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications is the FIRST enterprise Linux optimized for Intel® Optane™ DC persistent memory with SAP HANA® workloads. SAP HANA offers businesses of all sizes a high-performance database solution for their SAP applications. Taking advantage of this performance traditionally requires significant infrastructure investment to support the in-memory nature of SAP […]

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By: Marcus Meissner

January 10, 2019 3:25 pm

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Stack clashing systemd aka “System Down”

One and a half year ago the security research company Qualys reported a new attack class against common operating systems called "Stack Clash". We documented this in our TID 7020973. The core security problem is that variable sized stack allocations could be used to overwrite heap memory as stack and heap grow towards each […]

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By: s_schmidt

January 9, 2019 9:29 am

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New Operating System Security Hardening Guides for SAP HANA for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Happy New Year! A few weeks ago we released the new OS Hardening guides for SAP HANA. Starting fresh into a new year it is time to have a closer look at the security of your HANA systems. The guide for SLES 12 has been updated to v1.2. Besides some corrections, the part of […]

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Roger Klorese
By: Roger Klorese

December 7, 2018 8:38 pm

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SUSE CaaS Platform Updated to Address Kubernetes Vulnerability

For an open source project of its size (both in terms of code and of prevalence of adoption), Kubernetes has been surprisingly free of security vulnerabilities. Its perfect record has come to an end, though, with the project's disclosure on December 3, 2018 of a security vulnerability in all previous versions of Kubernetes, and therefore, […]

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By: Erico Mendonca

December 7, 2018 1:59 pm

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KVM networking: a simple way to manage port forwards and configuration

QEMU/KVM offers powerful networking features, including the ability to create many kinds of networks for your VMs. These can be either an isolated network, a NAT network, or a bridge. There are built-in services that can be configured to serve DNS and DHCP (including PXE support), so you do not need to bother maintaining these […]

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By: Marcus Meissner

November 26, 2018 2:29 pm

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Overview of Meltdown and Spectre CPU issues

Meltdown and Spectre - current overview The out-of-order execution features of processors, together with speculated execution and lacking permission checking recently lead to new two major classes of side channel attacks that could leak privileged information. The core issue is that some side effects of out-of-order execution are not being rolled back fully when the […]

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Roger Klorese
By: Roger Klorese

November 16, 2018 11:46 pm

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Excited About Application Modernization? Contain Yourself…

Introduction For those of us who work with technologies every day, it's important to remember one key thing: every topic is new to someone somewhere every day. With that in mind, we are starting a series of posts here that will start from basics to help you build your knowledge of modern application delivery. Think […]

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Raj Meel
By: Raj Meel

November 14, 2018 8:44 pm

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Banking reimagined with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

One of the big challenges to the banking sector is coming from outside, as start-ups offer innovative services. As an incumbent how do you defend your competitive position? Do you innovate with financial products? Do you revamp your IT? Let’s take a look at one of the banks to see how it responded to […]

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Jay Kruemcke
By: Jay Kruemcke

November 12, 2018 2:04 pm

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Success Story: Using SUSE Linux for Arm with the Raspberry Pi to transform manufacturing

Knorr-Bremse, a long time SUSE customer, is deploying SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Arm (SLES for Arm) to transform their manufacturing operations with a goal of improving productivity, reducing downtime, and improving factory floor operations. The solution success story can be found here: https://www.suse.com/c/success/knorr-bremse-ag/ Knorr-Bremse is a German manufacturer of a variety of […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

November 8, 2018 10:40 am

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The SUSE Flight Crew are coming to Berlin

This week, all around the world the SUSE Flight Crew are packing their bags and getting ready to converge on CityCube, Berlin for the OpenStack Summit. We’re all very excited as it feels like we’re coming home – SUSE were founded in Germany back in 1992, and our head office remains there in […]

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