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By: chabowski

June 30, 2017 7:21 am

Open Source Software is Eating the World

  The following article has been contributed by Jia Wei Sun, QA Engineer, SUSE China.         Ten years ago I was a Computer Science freshman in college. When I heard there the following sentence for the first time: “open source software is eating the world”, I immediately thought that this would be truly unbelievable. […]

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By: chabowski

April 24, 2017 1:25 pm

There's Life in the Old Dog Yet: Mainframes Are Gaining Ground — Also Thanks to Linux

This article has originally been published in German at DataCenter Insider with the title “Wie wunderbar sind Mainframes – dank Linux“. A huge “Thank You” to chief editor Ulrike Ostler for the permission to publish the article in English at the SUSE blog. Despite all the prophecies of doom, mainframes have never really “gone out of fashion”, and their […]

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By: jlove

November 14, 2016 6:01 am

HPC: Enabling Fraud Detection, Keeping Drivers Safe, Helping Cure Disease, and So Much More

. Ask kids what they want to be when they grow up, and you will often hear aspirations like: “I want to be an astronaut, and go to outer space!” “I want to be a policeman / policewoman, and keep people safe!” “I want to be a doctor – I could find a cure for […]

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By: jlove

October 26, 2016 11:19 am

Eye-opening exchanges at SAP TechEd / Las Vegas

Despite the oddly low ceiling in the exhibits hall this year, SAP TechEd rose to new heights for this attendee & sponsor. The range of topics covered by the presenters, from HANA implementation strategies and success stories to product roadmaps to tools for developers was extensive and impressive.  And apparently some of SAP’s new tools […]

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