Jay Kruemcke
By: Jay Kruemcke

February 15, 2019 5:43 pm

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The ibmvnic driver with SR-IOV is now supported by SLES 12 and SLES 15 on IBM POWER9 processor-based systems

SUSE has worked with IBM to enable support for the ibmvnic driver with PowerVM on POWER9 systems. The ibmvnic driver enables PowerVM Single Root I/O Virtualizations (SR-IOV) for improved network capabilities including reduced systems processor utilization, decreased network latency, and enforcement of network Quality of Service. Supported SLES Levels: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Service […]

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Christian Holsing
By: Christian Holsing

January 21, 2019 12:24 pm

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications support update

SUSE has announced effective December 1, 2018, two changes to its SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) for SAP Applications product. SLES for SAP Applications now includes support for a given service pack for 4.5 years with the regular subscription while the basic codestream is general available and itself fully maintained. This change reflects the […]

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By: uschairer

December 21, 2018 9:43 am

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SUSE CaaS Platform 3 validated for SAP Data Hub 2.4

We are happy to share the news that SUSE CaaS Platform 3 on premise is validated for SAP Data Hub 2.4 with SUSE Enterprise Storage as storage backend. See SAP Note 2686169. https://launchpad.support.sap.com/#/notes/2686169 SUSE CaaS Platform 3 SUSE CaaS Platform is SUSE's product for a Container as a Service Platform. SAP […]

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eportefaix
By: eportefaix

October 17, 2018 6:58 am

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Visit SUSE @ SAP TechEd Barcelona 2018

If you are attending SAP TechEd in Barcelona next week, you don’t want to miss the SUSE booth #7. Check out what does the SAP IT infrastructure of the future look like! And how you build a future-proof SAP IT infrastructure with all the flexibility and agility to quickly deliver new products and services. […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

October 8, 2018 8:55 am

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Countdown to IBM Systems Technical University in Hollywood, Florida

In SEVEN short days there will be another IBM Systems Technical University featuring IBM Power Systems in Hollywood, Florida from October 15 – 19, 2018. Over the last few years, the SUSE team has delivered presentations at SIX different “Tech U” events around the world. This FIVE-day conference is a great opportunity for you […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

October 3, 2018 9:08 am

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Transitioning to SAP S/4HANA Part 3: On-Premise? Cloud? Or Both?

Our new white paper “Migration to SAP S/4HANA – Master the Way into the Future with SUSE.” addresses the decision made by SAP to run its in-memory database exclusively on the Linux operating system as of 2025. But you have some flexibility in deciding where to deploy your systems. In my first two […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

September 25, 2018 7:17 pm

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Transitioning to SAP S/4HANA Part 2: The Future Belongs to Linux

In Part 1 of this blog series, I introduced our new white paper “Migration to SAP S/4HANA – Master the Way into the Future with SUSE.” It strongly points out that the planning that is necessary for the migration to SAP HANA (and therefore to Linux) as well as to SAP S/4HANA should […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

September 19, 2018 6:15 pm

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Transitioning to SAP S/4HANA Part 1: SAP HANA and Linux Herald a New Era

It’s the dawn of a new era: SAP has announced that maintenance for its standard ERP systems (which typically run on Windows and UNIX) and for SAP Business Suite will end in 2025. And what’s arguably more important is that also the support for relational databases, such as Oracle, DB2, and MS SQL […]

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Stefan Weiberg
By: Stefan Weiberg

September 3, 2018 5:00 am

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SUSE Public Beta Program now includes SLES for SAP Applications

We are happy to announce that SLES for SAP Applications 12 SP4 is now part of the SUSE Public Beta Program. For the first time our SAP optimized solution is available as a Public Beta. Click here to download SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 Beta 4. Selection of new features In […]

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dakechi
By: dakechi

August 29, 2018 4:35 pm

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How to upgrade your SUSE SAP HANA cluster in an easy way

Upgrading your SAP HANA Cluster is too complex? Not anymore! Check out the new yast2-hana-update. Installing a Mission Critical Application environment is always complex, time-consuming and, as the description states, critical! This kind of environment always expects a high-available solution, and therefore, a cluster setup usually takes place, and it involves many different layers of […]

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