Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

February 23, 2018 3:16 pm


May OpenStack Summit Vancouver Session Voting Closing Soon!

The next OpenStack Summit will be here before we know it and as a long-standing member of and contributor to the OpenStack community, we have proposed a number of sessions that we believe will be of interest to the community.  Covering topics from specific OpenStack project insights to broader integration topics of using OpenStack with Ceph, […]

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By: chabowski

January 29, 2018 5:48 pm


FOSDEM Ahoy – SUSE Documentation Team Shows Its Colors!

No matter whom you talk to from the Linux and Open Source community – ask them about FOSDEM, and you most likely will look into sparkling eyes and get answers just like “FOSDEM is probably the best community-driven FOSS event in Europe. It’s massive, chaotic and fun.” FOSDEM Ante Portas FOSDEM  stands for “Free and Open Source […]

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By: sanjeet777

November 13, 2017 10:37 am


The Data Deluge

We keep hearing everywhere about the growth that the storage industry is seeing.  But where is this growth coming from?  Are the drivers of this growth still what they were a few years ago?  And what’s how’s the industry responding to that?  Over the course of next few weeks, I will examine the data growth […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

October 31, 2017 9:44 am


SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 released

SUSE Enterprise Storage 5: Faster, more efficient and simpler to manage Today we are very pleased to announce the general availability of SUSE Enterprise Storage 5,  the latest major release of the multi award winning SUSE software define storage solution. Grab the version 5 trial download here What’s New with SUSE Enterprise Storage 5: SUSE Enterprise Storage […]

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By: sanjeet777

October 22, 2017 3:08 pm


Open Source Software Defined Storage in Academic Environments

Academic IT environments are often the most advanced users of technology.  Given the research nature of those environments, they often have to push the boundaries of technology to the edge.  Hence open source technologies fit really well in those environments.   They can customize such solutions to fit their exact needs.  Open source solutions are also […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

October 4, 2017 1:28 am


SUSE is First to Deliver BlueStore – IT Brand Pulse Industry 1st Award for SUSE Enterprise Storage

BlueStore Boosts the Performance of Ceph Storage BlueStore is a major enhancement to Ceph storage because it eliminates the longstanding performance penalties of kernel file systems, with a whole new OSD backend which utilizes block devices directly. SUSE is First to Deliver BlueStore SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 Beta is now available and includes the industry’s […]

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Vincent Moutoussamy
By: Vincent Moutoussamy

September 19, 2017 9:27 am


State of the Beta – SUSE Enterprise Storage 5

Hi folks! We are close to the finalization of our SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 release, but our Public Beta Program is still opened! So you can always watch the following “An Introduction to SUSE Enterprise Storage 5” video or checkout our Public Beta web page for more technical details, but you can also try it […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

August 18, 2017 3:59 am


IT Brand Pulse Evaluates the Cost of Disk Backup Solutions: SUSE Software Defined Storage Rises to the Top

There’s a concept in marketing known as ‘slippage’. It’s the difference between the price you pay for something upfront, and the cost of running it or continuing to use it. The price of a car vs the price per mile you drive – what it costs to fill the tank, tax, service and maintain. The […]

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By: jlove

May 10, 2017 10:34 am


Troubleshooting Calamari

SUSE Enterprise Storage versions 1 through 4 include the Calamari web GUI for monitoring and some basic management tasks. As mentioned in the SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 release notes, Calamari is being deprecated in favor of openATTIC, but right now people are still using Calamari, and every so often run into some kinks getting it […]

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By: davidbyte

May 2, 2017 12:36 pm


Lenovo says "Make it so" to HANA + SUSE Enterprise Storage

Quietly, and without fanfare, SUSE partner Lenovo went where nobody has gone before. They asked a question, and after investigating for a period of time said, “Make it so!”  What exactly did Lenovo do?  They certified a Ceph based storage solution with SAP for HANA TDI deployments! I know, you are probably saying, “Don’t you always […]

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