By: Jeff Reser

September 19, 2017 9:28 am

Building the Case for ARM HPC

Applications like artificial intelligence, machine learning, and advanced analytics are driving demands for massive improvements in capacity, capability, and efficiency to achieve exascale computing.  We see more and more interest in running high performance applications like these on ARM processor-based servers – as customers across many industries start running and managing HPC workloads in-house.  The […]

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By: Jay Kruemcke

September 9, 2017 8:00 am

When they build it, SUSE will be ready

SLES 12 Service Pack 3 for ARM is done. Now what? SUSE has finished up SLES 12 Service Pack 3 and it is available to our customers. Inside SUSE, Service Pack 3 was labeled a “Consolidation” release. This type of release is intended to focus more on stability than on new features. This gives the […]

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By: Raj Meel

September 7, 2017 2:07 pm

Announcing Service Pack 3 for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12

SUSE is pleased to announce worldwide availability of the SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Service Pack 3 product family. This new service pack release enables customers to optimize their infrastructure with support for the latest environments for ARM (AArch64), Intel, AMD, SAP HANA, z Systems, POWER-based servers and NVM (Non-Volatile Memory) Express over Fabrics. As always, […]

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By: jlove

April 26, 2017 8:19 am

You Could Find Your Inner Geek All Over Again!

Let me take you back in time…………first there where Dinosaurs (Hold up not that far back!) Let me take you back to “when I were a lad” (well I was in Yorkshire!). It was 1983. A time of hope, a small nation recovering from a terrible recession, with British pop music and art popular around […]

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By: chabowski

April 7, 2017 5:44 am

Revolutionizing ARM Technology: x86_64 Option ROM on AArch64

The following article has been contributed by Alexander Graf, Principal Software Engineer at SUSE.       Every piece of hardware, every electronic device comes with so-called firmware–software that is deeply embedded in the piece of hardware, that provides the low-level control program for the device, and that is necessary to get the “machine to […]

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By: jlove

April 3, 2017 6:59 am

Is your datacenter futureproof?

Blame mobile devices. All of them. Smartphones, tablets, smart watches, fitness trackers – anything that provides gives you data. As consumers, we are spoiled by personalized instant access to news, weather and sports, answers to random questions, information about products and services, calories we’ve consumed and burned, and constant contact with friends and family. It’s […]

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By: jlove

March 15, 2017 8:33 am

SLES 12 High Performance Computing Module for ARM based systems is now available

The High-Performance Computing Module (HPC Module) for SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLES) is now available for 64-bit ARM (AArch64) systems. My colleague, Kai Dupke, stated in his blog Making HPC Adoption Easier that the goal of providing a select set of packages in the HPC Module instead of in the base SLES operating system is to […]

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By: jlove

November 14, 2016 6:03 am

SUSE partners with ARM, Cavium and OpenHPC to deliver OpenHPC High Performance Computing Infrastructure for ARM

SUSE has partnered with Cavium Inc., OpenHPC, and ARM Ltd., a SoftBank company, to cultivate the High Performance Computing system software stack for systems based on the 64-bit ARM AArch64 processors. Together, these partners have established an OpenHPC build, integration, and developer access service built on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server running on Cavium ThunderX© 64-bit […]

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By: jlove

November 8, 2016 5:22 am

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server – on the Raspberry Pi?

Every once in a while, you get the opportunity to work on something that is as improbable as it is fun-that’s exactly the case for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for the Raspberry Pi. Yes, we actually took the enterprise grade, 64-bit, Linux operating system that is used around the world to support mission critical workloads […]

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By: jlove

October 25, 2016 10:10 am

Introducing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for ARM

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for ARM brings the proven capabilities of SUSE Linux to the ARM AArch64 hardware platform. SLES for ARM is designed to speed implementation of server solutions based on the 64-bit ARM AArch64 architecture. ARM Ltd., a subsidiary of SoftBank Corporation, has been tremendously successful at providing the computing infrastructure that underlies […]

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