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HPE + SUSE = Enterprise Software Defined Storage Solutions

davidbyte

By: davidbyte

February 1, 2016 9:47 am

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I’ve said repeatedly that SUSE is dedicated to making open source consumable by the enterprise. SUSE Enterprise Storage is no exception. A prerequisite to increasing the ability for enterprises to consume SUSE Enterprise Storage is to provide validated architectures on equipment that end users will buy. With this in mind, I would like to point …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Announcements, Expert Views, SUSE Cloud, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE Storage, Technical Solutions

Building Your Home Lab

davidbyte

By: davidbyte

January 22, 2016 7:39 am

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Ok, I admit it, I am a geek.  I have enough hardware in my home lab to run a fairly good sized business if I so desired.  I thought others might appreciate having some of the information and ideas on how to build a lab on the cheap (or relatively so). First, we’ll start with …

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Categories: SUSE Cloud, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Storage, Technical Solutions

Video: Better disaster recovery for SAP HANA



By: SaSoe

January 21, 2016 8:03 am

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SUSE for SAP HANA – what benefits does this combination offer to customers? Concise answers to this question were provided by a panel discussion at TechEd 2015 in Barcelona between Sid Siper, Senior Director of Go to Market at SAP, and Dirk Oppenkowski, Global Alliance Director SAP at SUSE. The discussion focused on the functions …

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

Three New Features and Modules in SLES 12 Service Pack 1 Which Will Make You Run to the Download Site

Dobrin

By: Dobrin

January 19, 2016 12:59 pm

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That’s right! SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Service Pack 1 is out and about! As a matter of fact, we released it on December 15, 2015! This blog is a reminder of three of its cool features in case some of you were too busy planning for, stressing about or enjoying the Christmas holiday cheer! …

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

OpenSSH Security Vulnerability information and patch details.

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

January 14, 2016 10:24 am

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Score:5

There’s a new security vulnerability in town that goes by the name of CVE-2016-0777 (and CVE-2016-0778). Catchy, I know. In a nutshell, this is a leak in the OpenSSH client that can allow malicious servers to get the private key of a roaming client. Obviously that is not a good thing. This vulnerability works by exploiting an undocumented …

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SAP HANA on SUSE Linux Enterprise for SAP Applications: Design and Setup



By: SaSoe

January 14, 2016 7:44 am

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Posted by Friedrich Krey in SAP on Linux (SCN) – View the full blog post Until some time ago, SAP HANA was only available as a preconfigured and preinstalled tested appliance. Those days are now over: The SAP HANA Tailored Datacenter Integration (TDI) approach gives customers the opportunity to design and run their own HANA …

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SAP HANA on Power with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications



By: SaSoe

January 14, 2016 7:39 am

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Posted by Friedrich Krey in SAP on Linux (SCN) – View the full blog post SAP HANA is available on IBM-Power8-based servers combined with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) for SAP Applications. This was SUSE’s message in August of last year, when it announced an important enhancement for IBM Power Systems for SAP HANA. The …

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Upgrading your running on demand instances in the Public Cloud



By: rjschwei

January 13, 2016 2:45 pm

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On December 15, 2015 was First Customer Ship (FCS) date for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 and images were published in AWS EC2, Google Compute Engine and Microsoft Azure. With this release the transition phase for SLES 12 images/instances has started. One of the features of SLES 12 SP1 is that it provides an upgrade path from …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Server, SLES on Azure, SUSE in the Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

Getting Ready for the Software-Defined Data Center

Michael Tabron

By: Michael Tabron

January 13, 2016 10:17 am

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There is a lot of talk about the coming of the Software-Defined Data Center. Much of it reminds me of the early cloud computing days, where no one is really quite sure what it is but every vendor has one. Still, the idea of a hybrid cloud environment where an application’s specific requirements for compute, …

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Open Source Software Defined Storage: why Ceph development is now, and always will be, a team sport.



By: jphippen

January 11, 2016 7:13 pm

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‘‘East is East, and West is West and never the twain shall meet’. Rudyard Kipling Here’s a statement of the obvious: proprietary software, and open source software have diametrically opposed business models. The former is the traditional business model of software companies: the vendor writes the code exclusively in-house, defines the roadmap, and then sells …

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