Dirk Oppenkowski
By: Dirk Oppenkowski

February 20, 2018 9:08 pm


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: s_schmidt

January 30, 2018 9:02 am


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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By: tdig

November 19, 2017 5:05 pm


SUSE: The Smart Choice for SAP

The year 2025 might seem far away today, unless you’re back from “Blade Runner 2049” or you’re in enterprise IT. In those cases, it’s just around the corner. That’s when SAP will end mainstream support for its traditional enterprise resource planning solutions and move solely to SAP S/4HANA, the platform that integrates core and cloud-based […]

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By: SaSoe

November 9, 2017 7:38 am


Visit SUSE @ SAP TechEd Barcelona to talk about transition to SAP S/4HANA

Moving to SAP S/4HANA offers exciting possibilities, but it also means transitioning your SAP infrastructure. Because your SAP systems are the heart of your business, we know what a big deal this move can be. Whether you’re a loyal SUSE customer or looking for information about transitioning to SAP S/4HANA, SAP TechEd is a great […]

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By: berndschubert

September 21, 2017 4:20 pm


SUSE Linux Enterprise for SAP Applications 12 for x86-64 has achieved SAP Certification NW-HA-CLU 7.40

Real-time world Up-time is often taken for granted: It doesn’t become important until  something bad happens. Unplanned downtime: What does it cost your business? The amount of financial resources lost due to downtime continues to grow exponentially each year. Today, more and more IT services are required to achieve extremely high levels of up time […]

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By: SaSoe

June 27, 2017 2:51 am


Discover the business benefits Hillarys achieved with S/4HANA on SUSE

Headquartered in Nottingham, Hillarys is the UK’s leading retailer, manufacturer and distributor of made-to-measure window coverings, with a market share of 26 per cent and annual turnover of £200 million. Hillary has led the way in using enterprise mobility to help achieve this since 2005, when sales advisors started using mobile applications to assist in […]

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December 30, 2016 11:03 am


Do you want to cut your response time for mission-critical SAP applications by around 40 percent like dm-drogerie markt did?

To innovate faster than its rivals, dm-drogerie markt migrated its SAP environment to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications—a huge advantage, because SUSE Linux Enterprise Server is typically the first supported platform for new SAP offerings. For those who do not know them, dm-drogerie markt is Germany’s most-loved pharmaceutical retailer, offering a selection of […]

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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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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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October 14, 2016 7:16 am