Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

October 23, 2017 1:45 pm


The SUSE team Zooms “Down Under” for OpenStack Summit 2017

The world runs on open infrastructure and twice annually, over 1,000 companies from  60 different countries come together to run live demos, share OpenStack use cases, host free workshops and trainings and most importantly…network and meet new people.  What event is this?  OpenStack Summit…and if you are developing your open source strategy—or considering how it […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

September 12, 2017 7:41 am


Hybrid Cloud vs. Multi-Cloud vs. Mixed-Cloud: What’s the Difference?

Albert Einstein reportedly said, “if you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.” When it comes to hybrid cloud, it appears many of us would struggle to meet that lofty standard.   According to a recent research study 1, 4 out of 5 IT professionals believe hybrid cloud is misunderstood by customers and […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

August 6, 2017 12:48 pm


Achieve faster time to value with Agile IT at SUSECON 2017

In today’s fast paced environment, your business must quickly respond and adapt to constantly fluctuating customer demands and capitalize immediately on market opportunities. Whether it is the launch of a new product, the roll-out of a new internal service, or just responding to a spike in user demand, the business needs things to happen faster […]

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Kent Wimmer
By: Kent Wimmer

July 21, 2017 9:00 am


It's What You Can Prove: Free Certifications at SUSECON 2017!

In the 2001 film “Training Day”, Denzel Washington gave an incredible performance as Alonzo Harris, a corrupt police officer in Los Angeles. One of his most memorable quotes from the movie is this; “It’s not what you know; it’s what you can prove.” Well, that’s about as far as the analogy goes, but at SUSECON […]

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By: jlove

October 27, 2016 1:32 pm


SAP-as-a-Service with OpenStack Cloud – Part 3: S/4HANA HEAT Template

In the previous blog entry, we looked into building a HEAT template for HANA Instances. In this part of the series SAP-as-a-Service with OpenStack Cloud, we will build-up on the previous HEAT template to create a S/4HANA Instance (S/4HANA 1511 SR1) The S/4HANA HEAT Template should automate the following: Use a SUSE for SAP Image […]

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By: jlove

October 19, 2016 8:38 am


SAP-as-a-Service with OpenStack Cloud – Part 2: HEAT Template for HANA Deployment

In the previous blog entry, we looked into building a HEAT template for SAP instances. In part 2 of the series SAP-as-a-Server with OpenStack Cloud, we will build-up on the previous HEAT template to create a HANA instance…

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By: jlove

October 18, 2016 3:30 pm


Get an Early Start: Pre-SUSECON Training Workshops

Ever wondered how to install and configure a Ceph cluster with SUSE Enterprise Storage 3? Or how to deploy a highly available SUSE OpenStack Cloud? Or maybe you’re just curious about the new features of SUSE Manager 3.  Either way…we’ve got you covered.  If you thought you’d have to wait until Tuesday to join the […]

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By: jlove

October 14, 2016 7:16 am


By: jlove

October 10, 2016 11:57 am


Why Open Source is key to Software-Defined-Infrastructure

IDC defines Software-Defined-Infrastructure as the concept to build and run an open and agile IT infrastructure environment in an automated manner. It is key to this concept that virtualized workloads can be automated, configured, consumed, migrated, scaled, and replicated independent of the underlying infrastructure (server, storage, and network). Very important is that the transformation to […]

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By: Mark_Smith

September 28, 2016 9:24 am


OpenStack Past, Present and Future

According to the famous quote-master Yogi Berra, “nostalgia ain’t what it used to be”.  While that may be true, the open source community couldn’t resist indulging in some well-earned nostalgia recently.  Having just passed major milestones of 25 years for Linux and 6 years of OpenStack, we’ve had the chance to look back at the […]

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