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PRODUCT UPDATES: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server running on IBM Power Systems

Michael Tabron

By: Michael Tabron

December 6, 2016 12:18 pm

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In November we’ve had two exciting product updates for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server solutions running on IBM Power Systems. The first update in early November at SUSECON we announced SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for POWER 12 Service Pack 2. This enterprise-grade Linux distribution is optimized for POWER8 processor-based systems, enabling you to maintain business continuity …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on IBM Power Systems, Technical Solutions

PRODUCT UPDATE: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications

Michael Tabron

By: Michael Tabron

December 6, 2016 12:14 pm

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications extended its leadership as the premier operating environment for SAP landscapes with the availability of version 12 Service Pack 2 in early November. This release includes new and updated features that ease the transition to the all Linux environment of SAP S/4HANA, accelerate deployment of SAP applications, tune …

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NVDIMM Enabling – Part 2 by Intel

Raj Meel

By: Raj Meel

December 5, 2016 1:04 pm

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Guest Blog post by Ross Zwisler Linux Kernel Developer, Intel Part 2: Software Configuration SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12, Service Pack 2 (SLES 12 SP 2) includes early support for NVDIMMs. This support includes kernel enabling as well as userspace libraries and configuration utilities available in the standard SUSE Linux Enterprise package repositories. This is …

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

Why SUSE displaced Red Hat at SAGAFLOR

Sabine Seitz

By: Sabine Seitz

December 5, 2016 1:00 pm

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SAGAFLOR AG has embraced in-memory computing to give its staff instant insight into business performance and to streamline operations. Deploying SAP HANA on SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications enabled the company to take advantage of a tailor-made distribution with a range of optimisations, paving the way for a wider move away from Red …

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

SAP® HANA 2 platform is now available for SLES 12 Service Pack 1 for POWER



By: jayk

December 5, 2016 7:40 am

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The SAP HANA 2 platform, announced on November 8, 2016, is now available for deployment on the 64-bit little-endian variant of IBM POWER8 systems running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12 Service Pack 1. This announcement enables SAP HANA 2 customers to exploit the capabilities of SLES 12 including features such as the systemd service …

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

Get ready for SAP HANA! Innovate your SAP BWA server platform

SaSoe

By: SaSoe

December 5, 2016 6:27 am

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SAP BW Accelerator (SAP BWA) was the first step in bringing the innovation of in-memory to data warehousing. A portion of SAP NetWeaver BW data was replicated to a separate ‘accelerator’ server in order to improve query performance in SAP NetWeaver BW. Although many customers have already started implementing SAP HANA, there is still a …

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

4 is a go!!! – SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 goes GA

Jason Phippen

By: Jason Phippen

December 2, 2016 7:17 am

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At SUSECON 2016 we announced SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 to the world and today I am pleased to say that the latest and greatest version of the product is generally available. Version 4 highlights: Reduced capital and operational spending for storage infrastructure via a truly unified block, object and files solution with the production-ready Ceph …

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How can DevOps support business agility?



By: Thomas Di Giacomo

December 1, 2016 1:35 pm

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Today, most companies’ success relies on software and applications, directly or indirectly, but in all cases with a significant impact on their overall performance. From that perspective, having the right culture and the right processes and tools for software and application development, as well as their delivery and maintenance, is not only necessary but essential …

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7 Reasons the OS matters for Digital Transformation with SAP S/4HANA

Michael Tabron

By: Michael Tabron

December 1, 2016 11:33 am

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There’s a digital transformation going on in the industry to meet consumer demands for instant access to data and services. Change is often disruptive and uncomfortable, but SAP is doing their part to help organizations simplify the business data and analytics landscape. And as usual we at SUSE are working right alongside SAP to drive …

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

Lucky me – today is one year at SUSE!

JRahbany

By: JRahbany

November 30, 2016 5:17 pm

Reads:372

Score:5

I woke up today and pinched myself, not because it’s St. Patrick’s and I’m not wearing green – but because it’s my one year Anniversary as a marketer at SUSE and I am wearing green! Lucky indeed, why? The top ten reasons why I joined SUSE – and here’s the punch line first – these …

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