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You Could Find Your Inner Geek All Over Again!



By: SimonBriggsy_UK

April 26, 2017 8:19 am

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Let me take you back in time…………first there where Dinosaurs (Hold up not that far back!) Let me take you back to “when I were a lad” (well I was in Yorkshire!). It was 1983. A time of hope, a small nation recovering from a terrible recession, with British pop music and art popular around …

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SAPPHIRE NOW: 5 Reasons to Visit Global IT Outsourcing Leader Protera at Booth 477 and SUSE Booth 559

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By: SaSoe

April 26, 2017 4:29 am

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The following article has been contributed by Kristin Taner, Global Marketing Strategist – Protera Technologies: With the SAPPHIRE NOW + ASUG Annual Conference just around the corner, here are 5 great reasons to include SUSE partner – certified global managed services and hosting SAP partner Protera Technologies as a “must have” on your conference agenda this year! …

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

Deploying SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 in a lab environment

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By: pedrivo

April 25, 2017 2:20 pm

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Interested in SUSE Openstack Cloud but you’re not very sure about how to get started? Nothing better than to set up your own lab and start poking around. This is a short guide about how to do so.

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Categories: Cloud Solutions, OpenStack, Technical Solutions

Join the Results Webinar of this Year’s Embedded Market Study

Jared Matkin

By: Jared Matkin

April 25, 2017 2:07 pm

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There are few things that consistently serve as an accurate barometer of an industry, but openly polling the people who are in the trenches day after day is one of them. In keeping true with this philosophy, EETimes and Embedded.com have been surveying engineers and embedded system experts for more than 20 years—gathering perspective and delivering …

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Holy Supportconfig File

Matteo Limardo

By: Matteo Limardo

April 25, 2017 12:26 pm

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Let’s talk about Supportutils tool? Sure thing, why not! As a Technical Support Engineer in SUSE, I rely heavily on Supportutils tool which generates a file with all the configurations and logs of the system, the Holy Supportconfig File. Frankly, my job would be much more difficult without…

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Free Tools, Server and Application Virtualization, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

There’s Life in the Old Dog Yet: Mainframes Are Gaining Ground — Also Thanks to Linux

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By: chabowski

April 24, 2017 1:25 pm

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This article has originally been published in German at DataCenter Insider with the title “Wie wunderbar sind Mainframes – dank Linux“. A huge “Thank You” to chief editor Ulrike Ostler for the permission to publish the article in English at the SUSE blog. Despite all the prophecies of doom, mainframes have never really “gone out of fashion”, and their …

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Categories: Expert Views, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z, Technical Solutions

Encrypting Supportconfig for Added Security

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By: chamilton

April 24, 2017 6:56 am

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There are cases where the data on your server is extremely sensitive. In these cases sending information, like the supportconfig, to us using standard methods like email and FTP aren’t secure enough. So what can be done? We can use GPG keys to encrypt the data before it is sent. I’ll give the steps of the …

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The Mainframe versus the Server Farm – A Comparison

chabowski

By: chabowski

April 24, 2017 6:49 am

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The following article has been contributed by Carla Schroder, Technical Writer at the SUSE Documentation Team. The original article has been published in German at DataCenter Insider. A big “Thank You” to chief editor Ulrike Ostler for the permission to publish the article in English at the SUSE blog.     Google, Facebook, and Twitter own giant …

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Categories: Expert Views, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z, Technical Solutions, Virtualization

Revving up for the OpenStack Summit in Boston

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By: Mark_Smith

April 24, 2017 12:54 am

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The Boston OpenStack Summit is just around the corner and it’s time to accelerate your journey to an open source cloud infrastructure. Every organization is looking for the agility, innovation and faster time to value to deal with today’s rapidly changing business challenges. Why not plan a pit stop at booth B6 and talk to …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

SUSE and the Software-Defined Ecosystem



By: Phillip Cockrell

April 20, 2017 7:18 am

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Agility. That’s the ultimate goal for today’s IT infrastructure. If it can be achieved cost-effectively and with minimal risk, then all the better. The challenge is making it happen. That’s where we at SUSE come in. SUSE is uniquely positioned at the nexus of the software-defined infrastructure ecosystem. We work with and bring together hardware, …

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