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Joachim "Joe" Werner is the Senior Product Manager for Systems Management at SUSE, working out of the SUSE headquarters in Nuremberg, Germany. He is an Open Source early adopter with well over ten years of experience with developing and managing Open Source software for the enterprise.

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Eight easy steps to SUSE Manager 3: With JeOS!

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April 22, 2016 3:53 pm

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In the title of my post about what’s new in SUSE Manager 3 I implied that the new release was “sweet and salty”. Now, the “salty” part is easy, because SUSE Manager 3 comes with Salt included. But why “sweet”? Because I suggest taking some JeOS (pronounce “juice”) with your Manager 3. 😉 You may …

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SUSE Manager 3: Sweet and Salty!

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April 21, 2016 1:49 pm

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SUSE Manager 3 empowers your IT, now with “a touch of Salt” Duncan Mac-Vicar Prett has already told the story of how we ended up integrating Salt into SUSE Manager. Now let me explain some of the highlights. Integrating Salt into SUSE Manager is by far the most important change. Using Salt-based configuration management, customers …

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SUSE makes the right technology choices. And we can do the math!

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May 15, 2014 3:12 am

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SUSE is a technology leader. And the cool thing about it is that we don’t have to make the point ourselves. Our competitors are doing it for us over and over again: We announced at SUSECon 2013 that we are planning to release a distributed storage product based on Ceph. The announcement of one of …

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When one is better than many: for SUSE, security is not an afterthought

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May 27, 2013 6:47 am

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A couple of weeks ago I ran into an article on Heise Security (German) quoting the newest Security Report for Germany from Secunia. An English version that links to the report for the UK can be found on The H Open. One of the key findings of those reports is that the average computer user …

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With SUSE Manager, a new Service Pack is now just a few clicks away!

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February 8, 2013 2:09 pm

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For quite a while SUSE Manager has been supporting Service Pack upgrades via AutoYaST and the SUSE Manager remote provisioning feature. Now there is an even easier way of migrating a SUSE Linux Enterprise Server to a new Service Pack, built right into the SUSE Manager Web UI! As usual I wanted to provide screenshots …

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SUSE and UPW team up to help you stay compliant

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August 11, 2012 3:33 pm

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SUSE Linux Enterprise has a nice track record of being the secure operating system platform that you can trust for your most mission-critical applications. Our engineers and our security team ensure that the presets we chose are secure by default, and our “Security Center and Hardening” module in the YaST configuration management tool offers a …

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Small improvements can have a large impact: We are making remote reboots easier!

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May 9, 2012 2:47 pm

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SUSE Manager makes patching large numbers of Linux servers so much easier. And because a picture is worth a thousand words, we’ve made a video for you. Now, there’s one little thing that SUSE Manager leaves as an exercise to the system administrator – some updates, usually kernel patches, require a system reboot. Fortunately, compared …

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SUSE Manager Goes Mobile!

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May 4, 2012 8:39 am

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SUSE Manager makes it easy to manage thousands of Linux servers remotely using just a web browser. Now with SUSE Manager Mobile you have the freedom to manage your servers with an Android phone or tablet, anytime, anywhere. If you watched the Brainshare 2011 SUSE keynote live or on Youtube or have seen the IT …

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Deploying Linux images can be fun!

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April 20, 2012 9:12 pm

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In my first post on integration between SUSE Manager and SUSE Studio, I promised to post more screenshots as soon as the image deployment feature was available. That time has come so here we go. This is a guest contribution by Johannes Renner, one of the developers in our SUSE Manager team: “You already know …

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SUSE Manager and Point of Service: A Dream Team

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March 16, 2012 1:44 pm

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Blue sky with no clouds over Nuremberg today. So let’s go with a “brick-and-mortar” topic for a change. I’ll get back to the Cloud soon: Some of you may know that my former role at SUSE was to take care of the Retail and Point of Service business. As the only Linux vendor in the …

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