By: Sabine Soellheim

January 11, 2023 3:30 pm

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SAP Security: 5 Critical Considerations to Protect Your Infrastructure

Your SAP infrastructure hosts applications and processes that are critically important to your business operations. If it goes down, or your data is compromised in a cyberattack, you’ll experience unexpected costs and real operational risks. Cybercriminals know SAP is business-critical, which makes it a prime target for cyberthreats of all kinds. Zero-day attacks that […]

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By: Fabian Herschel

October 20, 2022 3:14 pm

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Emergency Braking for SAP HANA Dying Indexserver

In some cases the SAP HANA indexserver is crashing and it takes very long for the service to fail completely. This is the reason why SAP HANA delays to report this failure towards the HA cluster. Obviously in such cases it is extremely helpful to have an emergency braking. This blog article describes why the […]

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By: Tobias Kutning

October 14, 2022 3:42 pm

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 Successfully Validated for SAP HANA

In my second week at SUSE as the new manager of the SUSE Product Management Team for SAP Solutions I am delighted to announce that SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 is now validated for SAP HANA.  SAP HANA users can now benefit from the latest enhancements introduced in the latest […]

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By: Sabine Soellheim

October 7, 2022 6:58 am

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Understanding the Benefits and Cost Savings of the SUSE and Intel Server Platform for SAP Environments

Many enterprises rearchitect their infrastructure and processes for SAP S/4HANA, seeking opportunities to reduce costs, eliminate downtime and realize faster time-to-value. A study was conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of SUSE and Intel®, and published in August 2022. “The Total Economic ImpactTM Of SUSE Solutions For SAP Environments Powered by Intel Technology” presents […]

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By: lpinne

June 8, 2022 9:20 am

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SUSE HA for SAP HANA scale-up cost-optimized improved

Starting with version 0.160.1 the SAPHanaSR package ships an HADR provider hook script for automating changes in memory limits and table preload on fail-over. This simplifies the SAP HANA scale-up cost-optimized scenario. [caption id="attachment_92256" align="alignnone" width="300"] Picture: SAP HANA scale-up cost-optimized[/caption] In this blog article you will learn what […]

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By: Sabine Soellheim

April 11, 2022 3:10 pm

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Accelerate Your Cloud Vision. JOIN SUSE at SAP Sapphire Orlando

SUSE is a proud platinum sponsor of SAP Sapphire & ASUG Accelerate Orlando: May 10–12, 2022 (Booth PA215) For over 20 years, SAP and SUSE have delivered innovative business-critical solutions on open source platforms, enabling organizations to improve operations, anticipate requirements, and become industry leaders. Our ability to deliver both innovation and stability […]

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By: Sabine Soellheim

March 4, 2022 1:49 pm

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By: Fabian Herschel

March 1, 2022 5:05 pm

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Handover for the Next Round – SAP on SUSE Cluster and systemd Native Integration

SAP will enable the SAP Startup Framework for systemd. In short words the updated startup framework will be available for the SAP Host Agent, the SAP NetWeaver application server platform, the SAP S/4HANA ERP platform, and potentially later for the SAP HANA database as well. Here we discuss the benefits and the consequences for the […]

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By: Fabian Herschel

December 9, 2021 2:44 pm

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First certified simple-mount cluster ever!

End of January 2019 we have achieved a new milestone for our SLES for SAP Applications cluster solutions. We passed the SAP certification named “SAP S/4-HA-CLU 1.0” as the first cluster vendor. Now, end of November 2021, we are again the first vendor with a certification using the simple-mount cluster architecture. We have […]

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