patton
By: patton

March 13, 2018 9:00 pm

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Building Custom SLES Images

During the the last couple of years, I have needed to build and rebuild many virtual machines. As a SUSE Sales Engineer, I demonstrate SUSE solutions to customers and need to be able to rebuild demonstration VMs quickly using a repeatable method. Machinery and KIWI are tools that have helped me build customized SUSE Linux […]

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Ruben Crazzolara
By: Ruben Crazzolara

March 1, 2018 11:03 am

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Survey Says: Container Benefits Resonate with SUSE ISVs

As fortune 500 organizations across all industries are transforming into software businesses to compete in quickly changing markets, we were interested in understanding what our ISVs were planning to do to leverage containers to support their customers’ transformation.   Most of the research surveying container solutions thus far is focused on how organizations transform their IT […]

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Drew
By: Drew

February 15, 2018 5:46 pm

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SR-IOV – The way to share real virtualized host devices with a virtual machine

Single Root I/O Virtualization or SR-IOV is a specification that allows the isolation of PCI Express (PCIe) resources. It allows a physical PCIe device or adapter to appear as one or more separate physical/virtual PCIe devices. These virtualized devices are also known as Virtual Function (VF) devices. Two main reasons or purposes for SR-IOV are: […]

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Drew
By: Drew

December 4, 2017 11:24 am

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System YES Certification with a PTF or another maintenance update

During a typical YES Certification of a server or workstation, the Gold Master (GM) release of SUSE Linux Enterprise with the latest Service Pack (SP) is installed on the hardware during certification tests. Sometimes, the GM release needs specific fixes or updates in order to be compatible with a particular hardware platform. As hardware systems […]

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By: fcrozat

October 27, 2017 8:11 am

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SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 Beta 1 is available!

We are happy to announce our first beta release for SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 for: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES), SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop (SLED), SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension (SLE-WE), SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availablility (SLE-HA) SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 Beta will be our new major release designed for IT Transformation! SLE 15 is […]

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Rob de Canha-Knight
By: Rob de Canha-Knight

August 1, 2017 7:37 am

2,432 views

SUSE CaaS Platform Setup – From Nothing to Everything in 1 Hour

Hello fellow Pioneers! I recently did a 30 minute Webinar on the soon-to-be-released SUSE CaaS Platform. During this Webinar I set myself a little challenge: For anyone with experience with Kubernetes they’ll know that this is no small ask! – Kubernetes is known for being a complex infrastructure tool to set up and this is […]

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Drew
By: Drew

June 21, 2017 4:05 pm

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Hardware YES Certification with an installation kit or driver kit (also known as kISO)

An installation or driver kit from SUSE is simply a method to deliver the latest SUSE Linux Enterprise related drivers or other software in a packaged and supported bootable image. Installation kits can be used for any of the following reasons: To update storage drivers, which require very early loading in the installation and boot […]

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By: SUSE

June 5, 2017 10:20 am

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Running time-sensitive mission-critical applications using SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time (SLERT)

As we know that operating system (OS) is the system software that manages computer hardware and software resources and provides common services for computer programs.  Basically, all computer programs, excluding firmware, require an operating system to function. Nowadays, there are many types of OS such as General Purpose operating system, Time Sharing operating system, Distributed […]

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By: SUSE

May 24, 2017 9:09 am

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How Low Can You Go?

Every since my days on dial-up internet and telnet MUD’s, I’ve always been interested in low-bandwidth utilities. After all, not every user get’s to live in an area that provides unlimited high-speed broadband. Some, like those who depend on cellular or satellite internet, have to choose between work and watching a few YouTube videos. This […]

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chabowski
By: chabowski

April 24, 2017 6:49 am

5,422 views

The Mainframe versus the Server Farm – A Comparison

The following article has been contributed by Carla Schroder, Technical Writer at the SUSE Documentation Team. The original article has been published in German at DataCenter Insider. A big “Thank You” to chief editor Ulrike Ostler for the permission to publish the article in English at the SUSE blog.     Google, Facebook, and Twitter own giant […]

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