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SLES 12 SP2 Beta and openQA: status of QA Automation



By: Marita Werner

May 27, 2016 7:01 am

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In Mid May we have reached the Beta phase of SLES 12 SP2 so I would like to look back a little bit and see what we have achieved in SUSE QA Automation with openQA. In 2014 the SUSE QA department has jumped on the openQA train, started with openSUSE much earlier, to fullfill the …

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

Solar storms and how SUSE High Performance Computing can save us

Jeff Reser

By: Jeff Reser

May 26, 2016 1:07 pm

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Yes, I guess that is a rather ominous sounding title for my first post as a SUSE employee.  But, let me explain – this is not only true, but fascinating (to me, anyway).  Solar activity intensifies on a cycle of 11 years (don’t ask me why) and at the moment we are in a slow …

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Categories: Expert Views, Technical Solutions

Availability of SAP HANA important to you?



By: joanneharris

May 19, 2016 11:26 am

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How would zero planned downtime for SAP sound to you? Well now that could actually be attainable. SUSE just introduced SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching to help customers running workloads on the SAP HANA platform, SAP NetWeaver technology platform and other SAP applications reduce the business disruption caused by planned downtime, while maintaining a highly secure IT environment. …

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications

SUSE Connects SAP Partners and Customers



By: joanneharris

May 19, 2016 10:37 am

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Do you sell software or services that supports SAP solutions? In case you haven’t heard, we have just launched an ingenious program SUSE Connect that provides a discovery zone for software, web services and special services like consulting from within SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications. The idea is to make it really easy …

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Categories: Announcements, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications

SUSE and SAP highlights from SAPPHIRE NOW

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

May 18, 2016 9:30 am

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This has been a rather exciting week in the world of SUSE and SAP. With SAP’s annual SAPPHIRE NOW conference in full swing, accompanied by oodles of announcements, now seems like a good time for a quick re-cap on all of the SUSE & SAP goodness. SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP now available on …

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Categories: Announcements, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications

SAP HANA, running on SUSE Linux Enterprise, coming to Azure

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

May 17, 2016 7:46 am

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Score:5

SUSE and Microsoft today announce that SAP HANA is coming to Microsoft Azure running on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server. Looking to spin up SAP HANA instances on Azure? You’ll now be able to, using the same pricing as for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications. “We’re excited that our partnership with SAP is delivering powerful, new …

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Categories: Announcements, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, SLES on Azure, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP now available on AWS

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

May 17, 2016 5:45 am

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Score:5

Ever want to deploy SAP HANA in a pay-per-usage cloud? Well, it just so happens that now you can do exactly that. SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications is now available, on demand, via Amazon Web Services (AWS) and the AWS Marketplace; With no minimum fee and you pay only for the compute hours …

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Categories: Announcements, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications

How HPC Impacts Our Lives

chabowski

By: chabowski

May 13, 2016 1:42 pm

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Score:5

Some weeks ago I was trying to explain to a friend what kind of work I am doing. When I started to explain “… and High Performance Computing is another area … ” he immediately interrupted me and said “Oh but that is only for geeks or super-smart people”. Well thanks buddy for the “super-smart” …

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32-bit applications on SLES 12? Yes!

KTate

By: KTate

May 10, 2016 1:15 pm

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Score:5

SUSE’s ISV team has received several questions from partners in the past few months about whether they can deliver and support their 32-bit applications on SLES 12. Our response to them is “Yes, you can!” The process may be a little unexpected, but it works. Our long-standing partner, Scalix, a provider of innovative email and …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Desktop, Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z, Technical Solutions

Things I Wish My Mother Had Told Me About OpenStack…..



By: frego

May 10, 2016 10:47 am

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Score:5

Another OpenStack Summit is in the books, and wow, was this one busy! 7500 people in Austin – 100x growth from the first summit held there only 5 years ago. And if you still have questions about whether OpenStack is ready for mission critical workloads, check out these keynotes by SAP, AT&T, Volkswagen, Time Warner Cable and others. …

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