By: chabowski

April 24, 2017 6:49 am


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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By: Phillip Cockrell

April 20, 2017 7:18 am


SUSE and the Software-Defined Ecosystem

Agility. That’s the ultimate goal for today’s IT infrastructure. If it can be achieved cost-effectively and with minimal risk, then all the better. The challenge is making it happen. That’s where we at SUSE come in. SUSE is uniquely positioned at the nexus of the software-defined infrastructure ecosystem. We work with and bring together hardware, […]

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By: chabowski

March 27, 2017 7:18 am


KVM and IBM z Systems: No Need to Niggle Thanks to New SUSE Best Practices

Innovation is a key driver for SUSE, and our goal is to provide you with choice and flexibility. One technology where SUSE steadily invests – as a critical area of innovation – is virtualization. Over the past decade, SUSE has been a pioneer in helping to develop and commercialize enterprise virtualization technologies—especially the hypervisor. In […]

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March 1, 2017 12:18 pm


SUSE Enterprise Storage – Virtual Machine Use Case

Everyone is talking about how Software Defined Storage, powered by open source Ceph technology is redefining the storage market. It allows corporations to create a highly scalable storage infrastructure with commodity, off-the-shelf (COTS) servers and disk drives. SUSE Enterprise Storage (SES) allows you to add, remove or replace OSD nodes on the fly, without bringing […]

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By: Michael Friesenegger

March 1, 2017 12:01 am


Virtualization and SUSE KVM support on IBM z Systems and LinuxONE

SUSE has been contributing to KVM development and has included and supported KVM in SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) for many years. This is true for SLES for Intel based systems while KVM for IBM z Systems and LinuxONE has been an evolution to fully supported. SUSE has included a technical preview of KVM since […]

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By: Drew

February 13, 2017 2:30 pm



November 21, 2016 8:33 am


What happened to kernel-xen?

Those of you in a Xen environment may have noticed a change with recent versions of openSUSE Tumbleweed, or the newly released SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 and openSUSE Leap 42.2. Whether you are looking at a Xen host (dom0), or a paravitual Xen guest (domU), the running kernel is now kernel-default. What happened […]

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October 10, 2016 11:57 am


Why Open Source is key to Software-Defined-Infrastructure

IDC defines Software-Defined-Infrastructure as the concept to build and run an open and agile IT infrastructure environment in an automated manner. It is key to this concept that virtualized workloads can be automated, configured, consumed, migrated, scaled, and replicated independent of the underlying infrastructure (server, storage, and network). Very important is that the transformation to […]

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August 11, 2016 10:25 am


Tame IT with SUSE Manager and a Touch of Salt

As customers look to transform their approach to infrastructure in order to capitalize on new innovations and data, they also face the challenges of increased complexity, costs and compliance.  SUSE Manager 3, the best-in-class open source infrastructure management solution, can help you to tame IT to reduce complexity, cost and ensure compliance.     Reserve your spot now to join Joachim […]

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June 22, 2016 5:50 am


On our way to digital transformation

One of many aspects and drivers of digital transformation is the Internet of Things. Cisco claims that in 2020 there will be 3.4 connected devices per human being or 26.3 billion connected devices in total. For many years the Internet of Things has been a hype, but now we are seeing it maturing and with […]

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