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

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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Is Open Source in your DNA? It’s definitely in ours…

joanneharris

July 14, 2016 5:02 am

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As a manager at SUSE, I’m constantly hiring to keep up with our growth and one of the questions I frequently get asked is ‘how would you describe your company culture?’ Now I compare that question to being asked ‘how long is a piece of string’ so I thought I’d write about what I like …

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The Storage Revolution… another?

joanneharris

June 7, 2016 9:00 pm

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So as I was sitting in our partner port at SAP in Waldorf the other day talking with other SUSE folk about our new, exciting partnership that we have with HPE around Storage, my mind started whirring back to my days at Veritas. I remember going to a storage event in London, and being fascinated …

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Live Patching is cool – especially for SAP customers!

joanneharris

May 31, 2016 2:50 pm

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The one thing I constantly hear is that SAP is one of those applications that nobody wants to bring down – ever! We run it internally and it’s constantly in use. If it ever went down, I know it would cause quite a bit of pain for many people on my team. But if you …

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Availability of SAP HANA important to you?

joanneharris

May 19, 2016 11:26 am

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How would zero planned downtime for SAP sound to you? Well now that could actually be attainable. SUSE just introduced SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching to help customers running workloads on the SAP HANA platform, SAP NetWeaver technology platform and other SAP applications reduce the business disruption caused by planned downtime, while maintaining a highly secure IT environment. …

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SUSE Connects SAP Partners and Customers

joanneharris

May 19, 2016 10:37 am

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Do you sell software or services that supports SAP solutions? In case you haven’t heard, we have just launched an ingenious program SUSE Connect that provides a discovery zone for software, web services and special services like consulting from within SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications. The idea is to make it really easy …

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SUSE visits Azure

joanneharris

January 11, 2013 6:06 am

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So today, me and a small group from the Microsoft and SUSE alliance team set off at 5am to visit Microsoft’s data-center at Quincy in Washington State, US. We wanted to see for ourselves, one of the places where SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on Azure may now reside. Situated across the mountains from Seattle and …

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Important update to Windows Azure that requires Immediate Action

joanneharris

December 20, 2012 7:26 pm

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Microsoft is making updates to Windows Azure to further increase performance and stability of Virtual Machines, currently in preview. These updates require an immediate action – by January 15, 2013 – for custom Linux virtual machine images that fit the definition below: Any gallery Linux images you have captured into your storage account from a …

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SUSE goes to SAP SAPPHIRE in Madrid

joanneharris

November 14, 2012 12:07 am

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If you happen to be at SAPPHIRE NOW + SAP TechEd Madrid, be sure to make it over to the SUSE stand (1080) where our SAP experts would love to talk to you about running SAP on Linux – and why, of course, SUSE is the best choice! We’ve also got some of our lovely …

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New Best Practice Guide – SAP Enqueue Replication Server

joanneharris

November 12, 2012 9:35 pm

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SUSE, SAP and other partners have created best practice guides covering different aspects of setting up and configuring SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications together with mission-critical software solutions and we have just added another very important guide to the collection: Best practices for running SAP NetWeaver on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server with High …

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