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Make Windows green again – Part 4

Hannes Kühnemund

By: Hannes Kühnemund

February 20, 2017 1:16 pm

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While we discovered in part 3 of this blog series how to run graphical openSUSE Linux programs within WSL, a lot of readers including myself started exploring this new opportunity. Given the feedback we received (either through comments or direct emails/chats), it seems that many of us (and by that I have to count myself …

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Categories: Chameleon, Free Tools, openSUSE, Technical Solutions

New Desktop Selection Screen in openSUSE Installer

chabowski

By: chabowski

February 20, 2017 5:42 am

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Score:5

The following article has been contributed by the SUSE YaST Team and edited by Ancor González Sosa, Software Engineer and member of the YaST team.     The world of Linux desktop environments changes relatively quick, with new options popping up and some projects being abandoned. Thanks to the openSUSE’s community of packagers we have a …

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How HPC Impacts Our Lives II: HPC (and Linux) in the Movies

chabowski

By: chabowski

November 17, 2016 6:17 am

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A while ago, I published a first article about how HPC impacts our lives, and I talked about space research, weather forecast, and oil and gas.  Another area where HPC has become crucial – and which definitely affects our modern life every single day – is Entertainment: online gaming, Hollywood special effects and animated/3D movies. Special …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Free Tools, openSUSE, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for High Performance Computing, Technical Solutions

openDOC: Automating Documentation – A New Approach

chabowski

By: chabowski

November 8, 2016 9:16 am

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I don’t have to tell you that SUSECon 2016 started today in Washington D.C. – I am sure you are already more than aware of it. One of the first sessions – in about 30 minutes – will be done by the SUSE documentation team lead Markus Feilner. This session could become something very special, …

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One Month at SUSE – Retrospective of a Newbie

chabowski

By: chabowski

November 8, 2016 2:47 am

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This is a guest blog written by Dmitri Popov, Technical Writer at the SUSE Documentation Team.  At the end of July 2016 I accepted a job as technical writer at SUSE. The prospect of moving to Germany and working for one of the biggest Linux companies made the decision easy for me. And once my wife’s …

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Salting Spacewalk and SenseHat …



By: joachimwerner

November 2, 2016 10:13 am

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Most pull requests on GitHub aren’t that newsworthy, but there are two that were accepted into the Salt project recently that I think you should be aware of. Both of them started as part of a SUSE Hack Week effort. Let’s begin with the “fun one”: With the inclusion of the execution module and beacon …

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Categories: Expert Views, Free Tools, openSUSE, SUSE Manager

The New Buzzword: Intelligence

Kristin Kinan

By: Kristin Kinan

October 7, 2016 1:52 pm

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You are likely working with many people involved in data analysis. But, the new trend  revolves around Intelligence. Business Intelligence, Data Intelligence, Threat Intelligence. In short — these are the people that glean value out of data. They use data-driven decisions to improve their business, and to generate revenue. Talk to your Chief Data Officer or a Chief Analytics Officer about a new, open …

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

SAP Announces Cloud Foundry Dojo



By: dmbuitrago

October 4, 2016 7:57 am

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SUSE Collaborating with SAP and Cloud Foundry Dojo Training Opening in Walldorf, Germany. SUSE engineering will be a key contributor to the Cloud Foundry BOSH project and will continue to have qualified SUSE engineers participate in the peer-to-peer Dojo program.

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Free Tools, SUSE Cloud, Technical Solutions

The Case for Commercial Open Source Software



By: jspeirs

October 3, 2016 10:53 am

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There does not seem to be much organised crime in Newbury, (away from the racecourse). The closest to this is the mass gaming of the “free” coffee offer, by the elderly generation, in the Waitrose next to the Micro Focus HQ. Officially this curious Business Plan allows a loyalty card holder one hot beverage per …

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Categories: Chameleon, Enterprise Linux, Events, Expert Views, Free Tools, SUSECON

It Can Be Love: Developers and Documentation!

chabowski

By: chabowski

September 30, 2016 3:53 pm

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Score:5

After working 22+ years in the IT industry, and more than 16 years at SUSE, it’s amazing to see that – still – you live and learn. In spring, when I was just fresh and new in the documentation team, I wrote a blog about my first weeks in engineering. One comment I made was „Developers normally …

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