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Choosing a Ceph Solution: One phenomenal Open technology with two great contenders

jphippen

By: jphippen

August 23, 2016 11:34 am

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SUSE and Red Hat: Enterprise contenders in the Ceph space You have considered all the distributed storage options and have decided on a solution: Ceph—the powerful, open-source, self-healing, clustered solution with support for block, object, and filesystem storage environments. You are ready to set up your efficient and highly reliable Ceph cluster. Your next step? …

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Categories: SUSE Enterprise Storage, Technical Solutions

Using SLES and the SLE SDK to Build a Kernel Module Package (KMP)

Ann Davis

By: Ann Davis

August 22, 2016 1:09 pm

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As discussed in the previous “SUSE SolidDriver Program” blog, using external kernel modules (kernel modules that were built separately from the kernel) can introduce some reliability and updatability problems. Providing external modules via specially-formatted kernel module packages (KMPs) can reduce these problems. This article will explain how to use SLES 12 SP1 to build …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

Stacking the Deck in Your Favor

Michael Tabron

By: Michael Tabron

August 22, 2016 9:31 am

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No cheating. From a very young age we’re taught to play games fairly by following the rules, but as adults in the business world it seems we’re always looking for ways to “cheat” … ethically, of course. For example, the Open Source community didn’t follow the rules that say you can’t innovate and be profitable …

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, Technical Solutions

Did you know – SUSE has been supporting RHEL for years?



By: joanneharris

August 19, 2016 5:47 pm

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I know that sounds odd but it’s true. Following our partnership announcement with Mirantis last week, I noticed several quotes in the press from Red Hat saying (SUSE and Mirantis providing support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)) ‘would be confusing and potentially dangerous for customers…’. Well – I’m glad to say that our customers …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Band-Aids fix everything

Carrie McInelly

By: Carrie McInelly

August 17, 2016 7:35 am

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At least that’s what my five year old daughter thinks. She’s taken up the role of resident doctor in our household and takes her job very seriously. Bump or bruise – she’s waiting in the wings with an ice pack. Scratch or cut – she has a Band-Aid ready (usually before you). In her opinion, …

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Towards Zero Downtime for Your Digital Architecture at SAP TechEd

SaSoe

By: SaSoe

August 17, 2016 2:28 am

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In the digital age, downtime isn’t an option. Whether planned downtime for SAP HANA or the unpredictable downtime from failures, your business is incurring loss. In either case, you are under pressure to supply more uptime in the data center to stay competitive and meet customer demands. For SAP HANA there are two questions to …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Events, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, Technical Solutions

I want to be an OpenStacker!

eportefaix

By: eportefaix

August 12, 2016 8:18 am

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I bet you have heard about OpenStack, especially if you have any interest in IT Infrastructure. If you have, and especially if you have not, there is a place to be this year: your local OpenStack Day. You can’t miss those events: they are almost everywhere, they are fun, they are interesting and you will …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Events, OpenStack

Tame IT with SUSE Manager and a Touch of Salt

Terri Schlosser

By: Terri Schlosser

August 11, 2016 10:25 am

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As customers look to transform their approach to infrastructure in order to capitalize on new innovations and data, they also face the challenges of increased complexity, costs and compliance.  SUSE Manager 3, the best-in-class open source infrastructure management solution, can help you to tame IT to reduce complexity, cost and ensure compliance.     Reserve your spot now to join Joachim …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Manager, Technical Solutions, Virtualization

What do French Fries and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server have in common?



By: joachimwerner

August 10, 2016 7:00 am

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Did the headline catch your attention? 🙂 The answer is: Both are now coming pre-salted! And with the newest SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Service Pack 1 “Second Edition” Just enough Operating System images (that’s quite a mouthful) you don’t even have to worry about your health: There are no known side effects! Salt is …

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Categories: Appliances, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Manager, Technical Solutions

SUSE + OpenStack + Mirantis = Openness and Choice



By: Michael Miller

August 9, 2016 11:05 am

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Today we announced that SUSE is now Mirantis’ strategic partner for enterprise Linux — giving Mirantis customers access to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as well as SUSE’s expanded support offerings, all integrated seamlessly with their Mirantis OpenStack cloud. Together, Mirantis and SUSE will make SUSE Linux Enterprise Server a fully integrated development platform for Mirantis OpenStack …

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Categories: Announcements, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, OpenStack

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