Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

July 24, 2018 1:56 pm

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What IBM Power Systems users should know about SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15

I hope by now you’ve heard that SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 is generally available. This newest version is designed to bridge traditional IT infrastructure operations with software-defined infrastructure operations. If you missed the June 25th announcement, you should check out this blog “SUSE Introduces Multimodal OS to Bridge Traditional and Software-Defined Infrastructure”. Two of […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

June 4, 2018 1:16 pm

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EARLY ANNOUNCEMENT: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 is coming!

If you’ve participated in the SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 beta program then you know there are big changes coming with this newest release. You’ll hear more about that in a few weeks but TODAY I’m going to give you a sneak peek at feature enhancements you’ll see in SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

April 25, 2018 3:08 pm

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SUSE Sponsors IBM Systems Technical University in Orlando

For the nearly three years that I’ve been at SUSE, I’ve had the privilege of participating in five different IBM Systems Technical University events in Europe and the US. It’s always been a great opportunity not only to highlight the latest SUSE innovations available for the IBM Power platform but also to talk to IBMers, […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

February 22, 2018 2:55 pm

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SUSE Linux: 1st on IBM Power Systems and Still the Best for SAP Digital Transformation

As you move to SAP HANA and ultimately to SAP S/4HANA, you need an end-to-end solution that helps you share data across business units in real-time for faster and better decision-making. If you’re running your SAP applications on IBM Power Systems, then you already have a high performance and resilient platform to support your digital […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

December 8, 2017 11:30 am

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SAP HANA customer adoption at supersonic speed

Back in August I wrote a blog about important updates for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, and I gave a shout out to SUSE alliance partner IBM for two years delivering SAP HANA solutions on the Power Systems platform. Well a few months later they achieved a significant milestone. There are now 1000 […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

October 11, 2017 10:34 am

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SUSE Sponsors IBM Conference in the Big Easy

Once again SUSE is a proud sponsor of the IBM Power Systems and IBM Storage Technical University this time in New Orleans, also known as “The Big Easy”, the week of October 16th. And with SUSE open source solutions it doesn’t get any “Easy-er” (I’m sorry … that was bad) to deploy and maintain SAP […]

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By: SUSE

May 24, 2017 9:09 am

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PRODUCT UPDATE: Extending feature availability of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications

At SUSECON 2016 we announced SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for SAP Applications with many new features to accelerate deployment of SAP applications and create a more resilient and secure SAP environment.  These features are now available for IBM Power Systems, and for a prior release of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 for SAP […]

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By: SUSE

May 15, 2017 8:41 am

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SUSE at IBM Systems Technical University – Orlando, Florida May 22 – 26

This time the IBM Systems Technical University is in Orlando the week of May 22nd, and once again my colleagues and I will be there showcasing SUSE solutions for IBM Power Systems. Power Systems servers are designed for Big Data and analytics, and there are a lot of mission-critical SAP ERP and BPM systems deployed […]

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Michael Friesenegger
By: Michael Friesenegger

December 8, 2016 9:38 am

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Installing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP® Applications 12 Service Pack 1 for POWER

I would like to expand on what Jay Kruemcke mentioned in his blog concerning the release of SAP HANA 2 and its support for little-endian on IBM POWER Systems. You would expect to download the SLES for SAP Applications 12 SP1 for POWER installation media and then start the installation. Actually you will download SUSE […]

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By: SUSE

December 6, 2016 12:18 pm

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PRODUCT UPDATES: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server running on IBM Power Systems

In November we’ve had two exciting product updates for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server solutions running on IBM Power Systems. The first update in early November at SUSECON we announced SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for POWER 12 Service Pack 2. This enterprise-grade Linux distribution is optimized for POWER8 processor-based systems, enabling you to maintain business continuity […]

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