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New Features for AWS Image Uploading



By: rjschwei

May 4, 2016 7:13 am

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A while back we introduced utilities to help with image management in AWS EC2. Especially uploading a custom image is not necessarily something you’d do in a minute on the spur of the moment and thus the ec2uploadimg can come in handy. Some people agree and have picked up the tool only to find that a …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Expert Views, Free Tools, SUSE in the Cloud

Back to normal – Azure US East



By: rjschwei

April 27, 2016 3:22 pm

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Well, I am happy to report that we are back to normal operation in the Azure US East region as of Wednesday April 27 1:46 A.M. EST. Late last week Azure had network issues and a storage service outage in the US East region…

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SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6 on Dell PowerEdge

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By: Bryan Lunduke

April 24, 2016 8:33 pm

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By Jim Riley, Global Alliance Director at SUSE SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6, the latest and greatest, is now available on Dell PowerEdge systems. We’ve worked with Dell to develop and release a reference architecture that outlines everything that goes in to this joint offering. This new solution brings together the versatility of OpenStack, the improvements …

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Focus on SDN: SUSE and Midokura



By: frego

April 11, 2016 4:01 pm

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SUSE and Midokura, a global leader in software defined networking, have formed a partnership around OpenStack that’s already paying dividends in the form of customer adoption. For a quick overview of how we work together, check out this new SUSE-Midokura solution brief. The software-defined movement is transforming the way that enterprises think about their IT operation. …

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Azure Stack



By: rjschwei

April 7, 2016 8:23 am

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Azure Stack is the Private Cloud implementation of Azure. Azure Stack includes hybrid cloud functionality and enables the delivery of Cloud services based on Microsoft technology in a private data center. As of today a pre-built SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 image is available for download.

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

We are ready for Mitaka!



By: psalunke

April 6, 2016 11:30 am

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As we are eagerly waiting for OpenStack Mitaka release our developers from SUSE have some exciting news! Every six months, there is an OpenStack release, this time it’s Mitaka as the entire OpenStack community prepares for Newton (next release), the rest of the developers are wrapping up for Mitaka. So are we at SUSE! Our …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, OpenStack, openSUSE, SUSE Cloud, SUSE in the Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, Technical Solutions

SUSE Openstack Cloud 6 on Ravello Systems

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By: tchong

March 29, 2016 12:30 pm

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SUSE announced the general availability of SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6 earlier this month, based on the Liberty release of Openstack.  With the release, our team hustled to deliver SOC6 on a publicly available platform for demoing, dev, and test.  Some of the new features include: Docker support (technology preview) All nodes now run on SLES …

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2 Months Warning: Amazon EC2 Old Update Infrastructure Is Approaching EOL



By: rjschwei

March 17, 2016 7:57 am

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If grep -l smt-ec2.susecloud.net /etc/zypp/repos.d/* on all your running on demand instances in Amazon EC2 returns something you can be done reading, thanks for visiting. The information that follows does not effect you in any way. However, if you still have on demand instances that produce no output when the above grep is used then …

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SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6? It´s a Breeze With Our Documentation!

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By: chabowski

March 9, 2016 6:39 am

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Last week on Thursday SUSE announced the general availability of SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6. This version is based on the OpenStack release Liberty. It provides the latest enterprise-ready technology for building Infrastructure-as-a-Service private clouds with less stress on your IT staff and resources. SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6 not only delivers high availability enhancements and non-disruptive upgrades for future releases, but also provides …

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SAP HANA on vSphere? VMware recommends SLES.



By: frego

March 2, 2016 3:55 pm

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VMware recommends deploying SAP HANA on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications in their best practices guide for SAP HANA on vSphere. Let’s take a quick step back and talk about what’s driving this. The “software-defined” movement has taken over IT. In a software defined data center (SDDC), all the infrastructure is virtualized and delivered “as-a-service.” …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, Virtualization

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