Numerous practical examples demonstrate that SAP solutions with partners are continuing to make great strides in the IT market. This is especially true for SAP customers who migrate their business-critical applications to save costs and increase availability and system performance, including companies that rely on the in-memory database SAP HANA or want to make their […]
September 22, 2014 12:12 am3,548 views
January 20, 2014 2:17 pm4,250 views
Whether it is Business Suite®, NetWeaver®, ERP®, or CRM®, when it comes to the reliability of business-critical SAP systems, I have noticed that most companies are no longer willing to compromise and now demand a high availability rate up to 99.999 percent. In other words, an application must never be down for longer than 5 minutes […]
April 9, 2013 10:52 am2,715 views
On Monday, SUSE big data partner WANdisco announced the latest release of their Hadoop distribution, WANdisco Distro (WDD) version 3.1.1, powered by Apache Hadoop 2, which includes an enhanced, more intuitive user interface that simplifies Hadoop cluster deployment. WDD 3.1.1 is supported on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Service Pack 2. WANdisco holds a unique […]
November 12, 2012 9:35 pm6,696 views
SUSE, SAP and other partners have created best practice guides covering different aspects of setting up and configuring SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications together with mission-critical software solutions and we have just added another very important guide to the collection: Best practices for running SAP NetWeaver on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server with High […]
June 1, 2012 1:02 pm5,450 views
For those IT shops wanting to enjoy the advantages of Novell clustering in their VMware environments, Victor Gehring pulls together information from various sources, along with personal experience, for what is intended be a complete configuration guide for this platform. The article assumes a working knowledge of SLES/OES, SAN’s and VMware.
November 3, 2011 8:47 pm4,826 views
OCFS2 Remains the Cluster File System Choice for All SUSE Certified Hardware Platforms Guest post – Kai Dupke, Senior Product Manager, SUSE Oracle’s decision (Oracle Doc ID 1253272.1) to limit its support for OCFS2 to Oracle Unbreakable Linux on Intel hardware has no impact on SUSE customers and you may continue to run OCFS2 on […]
November 2, 2011 8:54 am2,342 views
Did you know you can run the SUSE Linux High Availability Extension on IBM zEnterprise System?
June 8, 2011 5:54 pm6,232 views
This article provides the guidelines for the implementation of a High Availability (HA) cluster for Sentinel Log Manager (SLM) with SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension (SLE_HAE).
March 11, 2011 11:26 am5,202 views
My setup is 3 servers running in VMware Workstation, using an iSCSI backed disk for the shared storage. At the end of following this guide, you should have a 3-node HAE cluster, with 2 of the nodes running SMT and the 3rd node load balancing client requests between the 2 nodes.
February 27, 2009 10:49 am2,268 views
Before starting I must state that this article is conceptual rather than a technical document. Having worked on a number of clustering and virtualisation projects I often hear people say “now we have high availability for our virtual machines we no longer need Novell clustering”. I would disagree…