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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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The New Buzzword: Intelligence

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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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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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It Can Be Love: Developers and Documentation!

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By: chabowski

September 30, 2016 3:53 pm

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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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My first Hackweek project: openDoc

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By: chabowski

July 4, 2016 4:01 am

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This is a guest blog written by Markus Feilner, Teamlead Documentation SUSE.  When I arrived at SUSE more than a year ago, with a background of journalism, Enterprise Linux, Consulting and thousands of pages of writings about other people’s work in open source, I found a company almost 25 years old adjacent to a thriving community, …

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Hack Week #14 – Time for Innovation, Collaboration, and Education!

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By: chabowski

June 30, 2016 2:27 pm

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What is an intelligent and motivating way to foster open source contribution AND innovation? A really good option is offering a Hack Week. Don´t know what this is? Hack Week – at least at SUSE – is a week-long kind of development `sprint´ permitting our developers to dedicate their time on special projects. No matter …

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Azure – Control from the command line



By: James Mason

June 24, 2016 3:18 pm

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Azurectl v2.0.7 has been released for SUSE Linux Enterprise via the Public Cloud module, and openSUSE via OBS. For azurectl 2.0, we focused on a few specific areas, based on lessons we’ve learned using azurectl 1.x: more robust configuration reorganized commands and more consistent arguments a more maintainable codebase more comprehensive VM lifecycle tools complete …

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New Features for AWS Image Uploading

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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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Comparing 2 Systems Using Machinery

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By: rjschwei

January 11, 2016 11:26 am

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Recently I was faced with a bit of a predicament where the ability of comparing two systems had the potential of providing needed insights into a problem I was encountering. Well, what better way to do this than to dig into the SUSE toolbox and reach for the machinery tool, read the documentation, get my …

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