Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

October 30, 2017 8:55 am

SUSE retains its placement in the Gartner Magic Quadrant Distributed File Systems and Object Storage

On the 17th October 2017 Gartner published the final results of its 2017 Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage*. And while there are over 100 Software Defined Storage vendors in the market, only 15 were recognized in the report, including SUSE. We believe this once again, shows that SUSE has established itself […]

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By: Vera Schneider

October 17, 2017 6:35 am

Hattrick for SUSE at Readers’ Choice IT-Awards 2017

Blog by Michael Jores, SUSE Readers vote for SUSE as best DevOps solution, Gold and Silver Awards for Software Defined Infrastructure and Software Defined Storage Third year in a row, about 32.000 readers of the seven Insider-portals BigData-Insider, CloudComputing-Insider, DataCenter-Insider, Dev-Insider, IP-Insider, Security-Insider and Storage-Insider have voted for the best IT solutions in Germany.   […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

October 6, 2017 5:41 am

Does your storage need a re-think

IDC’s Digital Universe Study predicts a staggering 10x growth from now by 2020. If you are struggling with volumes now, think ahead to what it is going to be like in a few years’ time, and ask yourself this question: Is your current storage strategy going to cope? It likely you are going to say […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

October 4, 2017 1:28 am

SUSE is First to Deliver BlueStore – IT Brand Pulse Industry 1st Award for SUSE Enterprise Storage

BlueStore Boosts the Performance of Ceph Storage BlueStore is a major enhancement to Ceph storage because it eliminates the longstanding performance penalties of kernel file systems, with a whole new OSD backend which utilizes block devices directly. SUSE is First to Deliver BlueStore SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 Beta is now available and includes the industry’s […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

September 12, 2017 6:17 am

Experian is Prepared to Meet Evolving Client Demands Thanks to SUSE Enterprise Storage

For over 125 years, Experian has supported communities and businesses with a range of trusted financial services. The company provides credit score, credit report and credit matching services for the consumer market and marketing services, business information services and fraud and payments tracking solutions for small and medium sized businesses. With 16,000 employees stationed in […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

August 18, 2017 3:59 am

IT Brand Pulse Evaluates the Cost of Disk Backup Solutions: SUSE Software Defined Storage Rises to the Top

There’s a concept in marketing known as ‘slippage’. It’s the difference between the price you pay for something upfront, and the cost of running it or continuing to use it. The price of a car vs the price per mile you drive – what it costs to fill the tank, tax, service and maintain. The […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

July 28, 2017 9:26 am

Let’s talk blue and double up performance

Credit to  Lars Marowsky-Bree and Sven Seeberg for their input here The Ceph storage system is a highly efficient and cost-effective tool for safely storing large amounts of data. Ceph has been called “valet parking for data.” A storage client saves the data to the cluster and is then free to turn to other tasks, while, […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

July 20, 2017 3:46 am

University of the Arts Utrecht, HKU gain a robust, high-performance backbone for file and block storage with SUSE Enterprise Storage

As resolutions and frame rates rise, HKU’s students needed to store and share increasing quantities of multimedia data. The university’s existing fragmented, multi-site storage infrastructure could no longer meet these growing demands. By deploying a four-node SUSE Enterprise Storage™ cluster—which will soon stretch across two locations for added resilience— HKU has gained a robust, high-performance […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

June 20, 2017 7:00 am

SUSE Enterprise Storage helping IT provider Phact to seamlessly keep pace with data growth

  With soaring data volumes pushing existing storage systems to their limits, IT provider Phact decided to transform its storage infrastructure with SUSE Enterprise Storage. With this highly scalable and efficient software-defined storage solution in place, Phact has broken down the barriers to growth—minimising time spent managing storage, reacting faster to changing business demands, and […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

June 19, 2017 5:52 am

Case Study: University Hospital Essen supports soaring volumes of patient data with SUSE Enterprise Storage and Thomas-Krenn

University Hospital Essen is a public teaching hospital that offers comprehensive medical care, and state-of-the art diagnostics and therapies that live up to the highest international standards. Located in Essen, Germany, the hospital serves the wider Ruhr metropolitan area, treating approximately 195,000 outpatients and 53,000 inpatients every year. With many modern clinics and building complexes, […]

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