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Appcara + SUSE: A Partnership that Works

By: frego

July 20, 2017 7:52 am



I met John Yung – CEO and Founder of Appcara – one year ago. I work with lots of new software partners, and was prepared to give John the SUSE overview, but he beat me to the punch. Not only did he know all about SUSE, but he had already been working with our team …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

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

Jason Phippen

By: Jason Phippen

July 20, 2017 3:46 am



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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Categories: SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE Storage, Technical Solutions

It may be SUSE’s birthday, but you’re getting the presents!

Ruby Nicholson

By: Ruby Nicholson

July 19, 2017 2:41 pm



Guess who’s turning 25? In September, SUSE will reach another milestone: turning 25 years old on the heels of Linux’s 25th birthday.  We’ve come a long way in 25 short years, from SUSE Linux 4.2, to the launch of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (for IBM S/390), to SLES for x86 architecture, SAP Linux Lab with …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

Welcome CSIRO’s Bracewell to the HPC Family – Australia’s Newest Supercomputer Runs SLES!


By: chabowski

July 19, 2017 2:24 pm



Looking at bare numbers, SUSE might be known as the # 2 Linux distribution worldwide. But in many fundamentally important market segments, we provide the leading Linux operating system. Among these areas are mainframe computing, SAP on Linux, Linux in Retail, and: High Performance Computing. You might not always see us in the front raw here, …

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Categories: Expert Views

Uudet SUSE-sertifikaatit

By: ykim612

July 19, 2017 1:54 pm



11.04.2017 Petteri Hakkarainen Finceptum SUSEn uusi sertifiointiohjelma on jaettu neljään ratkaisualueeseen, jotka pohjautuvat: palvelinkäyttöjärjestelmään SUSE Linux Enterprise ohjelmistopohjaiseen levyjärjestelmään SUSE Enterprise Storage pilvipalveluun SUSE OpenStack Cloud keskitettyyn palvelinhallintaan SUSE Manager. Jokaisessa ratkaisualueessa on kaksi testitasoa, administrator (SCA) ja engineer (SCE). Administrator-tason testit koostuvat pääasiallisesti monivalintakysymyksistä. Pilvipalveluiden administrator-testi sekä kaikki engineer-testit ovat hands on -toteutuksia, joissa …

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Categories: Finnish

Open-source and water. Same or different?


By: Marijn

July 18, 2017 12:28 pm



Quite frequently I get questions from people around me about how open-source software differs from proprietary software. The formal answer is that with open-source the source code is owned by no one and available to everyone, while proprietary software vendors keep the code of the program secret. However, I have found this answer does not …

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Categories: Benelux, SUSE News

Transform Your SAP Infrastructure like a Chameleon: Part 2

Michael Tabron

By: Michael Tabron

July 17, 2017 8:58 am



In my last blog I talked about how the chameleon has a natural ability to change the structure of its skin to change colors in just seconds. It’s not doing this to blend in but to adapt to changes in its environment, attract a mate, react to a rival, or just to express emotions. Similarly …

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension, SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, SUSE Manager, Technical Solutions

Celebrating our cultural diversity because at SUSE “You Matter” !


By: GwenPeray

July 17, 2017 8:58 am



Last June 30th 2017, SUSE celebrated its cultural diversity during the “International Day” at our offices in Nuremberg, Germany. The event was composed of: A “lunch & learn” workshop about intercultural competence, in which we learnt how to approach and work with various and different cultures. The numerous stories shared by the participants made it …

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Sharing insights: The Secret of Successful SAP Customers


By: SaSoe

July 14, 2017 1:57 am



SAP is a world leader in enterprise applications in terms of software and software-related service revenue. Over 350,000 customers run SAP software in more than 180 countries. Many of those customers are running their SAP applications on SAP Netweaver or SAP HANA. But did they succeed?   How did they manage to get the levels …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Expert Views, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, SUSE News, Technical Solutions

The holy cluster. Part 2 HAE Setup

Chris Mertens

By: Chris Mertens

July 13, 2017 12:05 pm



Welcome to part 2! Still not braindead after part one (Holy Cluster Part 1 ISCSI Setup)? Fantastic! So here we go. In part 1 I showed you how to setup ISCSI shared storage for the cluster. In this second part I will show you how to set up the HAE server, including creating the STONITH …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions