Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

October 30, 2017 8:55 am

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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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sanjeet777
By: sanjeet777

October 22, 2017 3:08 pm

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Open Source Software Defined Storage in Academic Environments

Academic IT environments are often the most advanced users of technology.  Given the research nature of those environments, they often have to push the boundaries of technology to the edge.  Hence open source technologies fit really well in those environments.   They can customize such solutions to fit their exact needs.  Open source solutions are also […]

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Vincent Moutoussamy
By: Vincent Moutoussamy

September 19, 2017 9:27 am

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State of the Beta – SUSE Enterprise Storage 5

Hi folks! We are close to the finalization of our SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 release, but our Public Beta Program is still opened! So you can always watch the following “An Introduction to SUSE Enterprise Storage 5” video or checkout our Public Beta web page for more technical details, but you can also try it […]

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Jason Phippen
By: Jason Phippen

September 12, 2017 6:17 am

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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

July 28, 2017 9:26 am

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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

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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

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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

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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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Jo Eames
By: Jo Eames

June 5, 2017 10:16 am

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University Hospital Essen Lowers Expenditures by More Than 70% with SUSE Enterprise Storage

As more departments go digital, University Hospital Essen must store ever-increasing volumes of medical data such as radiology scans, pathology slides and surgery videos. With SUSE Enterprise Storage running on systems from technology partner Thomas-Krenn, the hospital gained a flexible, super-scalable, software-defined storage solution that enables the IT team to provide new services and expand […]

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By: jlove

May 14, 2017 4:08 am

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Ceph vs Swift for OpenStack object storage, why the ‘pros vs cons’ approach to evaluation is a flawed analysis

For a casual outside observer there’s a lot in common between Ceph and Swift: they are both open source projects, they have both enjoyed major and ongoing increases in the number of developers actively engaged in improving them, they are both mature, and they both have a legion of fans with serious engineering skills and […]

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