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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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

December 11, 2018 5:50 pm

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Welcome etcd to CNCF

Etcd is a distributed data store that is used for example by Kubernetes to store the state of a running cluster. The data stores key-value pairs across multiple machines so that failures of a single machine are handled. Etcd has been written for distributed systems like Kubernetes as a fault-tolerant and reliable data base. Clients […]

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Chris Lentricchia
By: Chris Lentricchia

December 7, 2018 2:16 pm

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You want some SUSE socks? We know you do; SUSE x KubeCon.

Looking for socks? How about a nice, juicy, SUSE chameleon? If you’re going to KubeCon, you can get them. Stop by the SUSE booth, G17, and we’ll hook you up. After you’ve got yourself some socks and your very own SUSE chameleon, head on over to see Rob De Canha-Knight, EMEA Technical […]

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Nino Kodabande
By: Nino Kodabande

November 26, 2018 9:18 pm

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Istio: A New Routing Tier for Cloud Foundry

If you are an active user of Cloud Foundry, you may be familiar with gorouter which handles all the http requests in your deployment. You also may have heard of TCP router which is a wrapper around HAProxy. Today in any standard Cloud Foundry deployment if you want to have both deployed, you would just […]

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Martin Zikmund
By: Martin Zikmund

November 6, 2018 10:29 am

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SUSE CaaS Platform on rails

Containers are trendy and everybody is talking about them, yet not so many people saw them in the real life. We have also struggled in how to explain containers to business users so they can understand the value of container based applications and see the future of IT. In past, we had built LEGO Excavators […]

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Brent Smithurst
By: Brent Smithurst

October 26, 2018 8:29 pm

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Cloud Foundry Performance: Containerized vs. VM

At the recent Cloud Foundry Summit EU, Jeff Hobbs (Director of Engineering) and Vlad Iovanov (Senior Engineer) of SUSE demonstrated the performance differences between Cloud Foundry running in containers on Kubernetes (our SUSE Cloud Application Platform) and Cloud Foundry running in virtual machines (via BOSH). Both comparisons are done on Google Cloud (GKE for containerized […]

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Brent Smithurst
By: Brent Smithurst

October 25, 2018 5:12 pm

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Stratos: A Cloud Foundry UI – Past, Present and Future

Neil MacDougall and Richard Cox of SUSE gave a talk (and demo) at the recent Cloud Foundry Summit EU, detailing the past, present, and future of Stratos--an open source UI for Cloud Foundry. Like everything SUSE works on, Stratos is open source. Although SUSE remains the project lead on it, Stratos is now part of […]

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Brent Smithurst
By: Brent Smithurst

October 24, 2018 8:28 pm

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Symbiosis: Cloud Foundry, Kubernetes, and How SUSE Brings Them Together

Jeff Hobbs (Director of Engineering) gave a lightning talk at the recent Cloud Foundry Summit EU, describing how SUSE is working with the community to bring Kubernetes and Cloud Foundry closer together. The goal is to let organizations using Kubernetes take advantage of the developer productivity increases enabled by Cloud Foundry, while making it easier […]

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Roger Klorese
By: Roger Klorese

October 17, 2018 11:51 pm

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Authenticating to SUSE CaaS Platform Using External LDAP

External Authentication: Secure and Simpler Most of us access multiple systems and applications in the average day. For DevOps or systems management staff, the number may run into the dozens. (If every username and password was a key on a physical keychain, some of us wouldn't even be able to stand up!) You can […]

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Brent Smithurst
By: Brent Smithurst

October 17, 2018 3:05 am

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SUSE News Wrap-up from the Cloud Foundry Summit EU

When I wrote two weeks ago that SUSE will be busy at the Cloud Foundry Summit EU, I didn't fully grasp exactly how busy we'd actually be. The Cloud Foundry Summit just seems to get bigger and better every year. With that comes more scheduled and impromptu meetings, discussions, and opportunities to learn and share. […]

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