Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

December 12, 2019 1:54 pm

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The total cost of software-defined storage

In the current economic climate, the cost of everything is often closely examined to be sure we’re not paying too much. However, many focus on just the cost of acquisition – the capital expenditure – as opposed to looking at the bigger picture - the total cost of ownership, or TCO. In the world […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

December 10, 2019 6:34 pm

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Wrapping Up a Decade of Synergistic Technology

What a decade! Thinking back to 2009, it’s obvious that so much has changed - and so fast! Not surprisingly, technology is at the forefront of everything. But it’s not confined to just one branch or field of advancement. The 2010s can rightly be characterized as a decade of technological synergy. An era […]

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Larry Morris
By: Larry Morris

December 10, 2019 4:17 pm

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How the Internet of Things (IoT) will drive adoption of Software Defined Storage

Real world IoT use cases are everywhere. There are those we are familiar with as consumers: the app-controlled central heating system that sends household fuel consumption data to gas and electricity providers; the telemetry devices in the cars of inexperienced drivers, which report speed, location and journey duration data to the insurer; and the smart […]

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John S. Tonello
By: John S. Tonello

December 9, 2019 6:11 pm

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Automation: The key to modern software-defined infrastructure

The heart of any good modern IT infrastructure is code that makes the software-defined systems in your data center, public clouds and edge devices consistent, repeatable and faster to deploy and recover. But modern automation is more than just a few bash scripts. At its best, it’s a layered approach to managing systems that’[…]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

December 6, 2019 5:04 pm

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Change is the new normal

Last week SUSE were at the Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations and Cloud Strategies Conference in London’s historic Docklands. In addition to exhibiting, talking about how SUSE can make open source solutions easier and giving out hundreds of cuddly chameleons to eager attendees, my colleague Imogen Ashcroft and I gave a presentation that looked at […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

November 25, 2019 10:44 am

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Cephalocon Gangnam Style

The most eagerly awaited event in the open source software-defined storage calendar is without a doubt Cephalocon. In 2019, the Ceph community came to Barcelona, but it was recently announced that in March 2020, Cephalocon is coming to Seoul, South Korea! All about Seoul Seoul is the capital and largest metropolis of South Korea, and […]

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David Byte
By: David Byte

November 19, 2019 8:17 pm

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SUSE and the IO500 @ SC19

Back in June we announced our first set of IO500 benchmarks.  Since then, we’ve upgraded SUSE Enterprise Storage to version 6, which is based on Ceph Nautilus.  This alone brought some performance improvements over the prior release, especially in terms of metadata and small I/O performance.  Add to this the change […]

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Larry Morris
By: Larry Morris

November 19, 2019 5:06 pm

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How AI and ML will drive increased use of software defined storage

Few technologies have been as hyped as artificial intelligence and machine learning in recent years, but then few technologies have the same potential for transformative change. You won’t find a CMO anywhere on the planet unmoved by the possibility of increasing sales and customer loyalty through personalisation at scale: the right offer to the […]

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jbetancourt69
By: jbetancourt69

November 19, 2019 7:32 am

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SC19: Empowering SUSE HPC customers with expanded options

SC19, the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis is just around the corner.  For SUSE, it's a great opportunity to reconnect with customers and partners working in one of the sectors of our industry driving significant innovation in all aspects of computing. If I tried to succinctly define SUSE's message […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

November 1, 2019 3:54 pm

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Review SUSE Enterprise Storage and get a $25 visa gift card

With a plethora of holidays and festivals like Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Saint Nicholas Day and Christmas looming ever larger on the horizon, it is inevitable that our thoughts of a software-defined nirvana may start to turn instead towards shopping. These holidays can become quite expensive, so wouldn't it be nice to find a way of […]

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