Dirk Oppenkowski
By: Dirk Oppenkowski

February 20, 2018 9:08 pm

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SAP Migration: Assessing the Need to Change

Everyone’s talking about digital transformation these days. You’ve likely thought about its implications for your enterprise by now, and well you should—it’s hard to overstate how significantly it’s changing the face of business. But digital transformation isn’t simply about new technology. It’s about how you use that technology to become more competitive. As their way […]

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By: uschairer

February 20, 2018 9:15 am

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SAP VORA 2.1 released for SUSE CaaS Platform 2.0

SAP announced that SAP Vora 2.1 is released on SUSE CaaS Platform 2.0 on 22/12/2017. SUSE CaaS Platform 2.0 is SUSE’s product for a Container as a Service Platform. SAP Vora 2.1 is deployed to and runs in Kubernetes clusters. All SAP Vora 2.1 services are containerized using Docker. Based on a cluster description specification […]

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Jay Kruemcke
By: Jay Kruemcke

February 15, 2018 9:34 pm

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POWER9 is here. SUSE is ready!

They are here! IBM announced the POWER9 servers for small enterprises, which will be available later this quarter. IBM announced six new servers but the IBM POWER Systems H922 and H924 are of particular interest to SAP HANA customers. These two systems were designed and optimized for Linux running demanding applications like SAP HANA. The […]

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Jay Kruemcke
By: Jay Kruemcke

February 6, 2018 9:23 pm

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SAP HANA on Power feeling a little cramped? 128TB support for SLES 11 SP4 can help

Memory fragmentation can happen in any operating system, but if you are running a memory intensive workload like SAP HANA, fragmentation can put an upper limit on how long the application can be available before needing to be restarted. Increasing the amount of virtual address space can mitigate this problem by providing more memory to […]

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berndschubert
By: berndschubert

February 2, 2018 3:07 pm

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SAP NetWeaver High Availability Cluster 7.40 for IBM Power

All good things come in threes! Over the last three months, SUSE has enhanced the IBM Power architecture for SLES with three new features. 1) SUSE Manager Server now Supported on IBM Power Systems 2) Launch of SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching for IBM Power and now brand-new: 3) SAP NetWeaver High Availability Cluster 7.40 […]

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By: s_schmidt

January 30, 2018 9:02 am

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Operating System Security Hardening Guide for SAP HANA for SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server 12 available

IT security is an essential topic for any organization. Both SUSE and SAP take security very seriously. For SAP HANA a comprehensive security guide is available, that describes in detail how to protect HANA from a database perspective. To complement this on operating system level our Hardening Guide for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 is […]

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Michael Tabron
By: Michael Tabron

January 19, 2018 5:04 pm

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Don’t miss these SAP HANA on IBM Power Systems webinars

If you’re one of over a thousand customers who’ve implemented SAP HANA on IBM Power Systems over the last couple of years, then you’ve taken a major step toward transforming your business. Maybe you didn’t realize it, but SAP’s strategy going forward is open source and it’s built exclusively on Linux. So when SAP talks […]

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SaSoe
By: SaSoe

December 14, 2017 1:39 pm

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Customer proof and partner alignment are key to our SAP strategy

The opportunities in the digital economy are tremendous, so are the risks. SAP is helping its customers achieve their digital transformations by basing the future of SAP solutions on SAP S/4HANA and SAP Cloud Platform. This would not be possible without strong partners on the software and hardware side. The partnership between SAP and SUSE […]

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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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SaSoe
By: SaSoe

November 28, 2017 9:23 am

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Microsoft and SAP join forces for SAP HANA customers on Linux

On Monday, Microsoft and SAP announced integrated offerings to provide enterprise customers better options in the cloud (press release). According to Microsoft around 100.000 companies are using solutions from Microsoft as well as from SAP. The expanded partnership offers SAP customers a trusted part to the public cloud and provide a commitment to offer joint […]

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