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You’re Having Problems with a SUSE Product? Oh No!



By: kgroneman

September 14, 2017 2:02 pm

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When you are having problems with one or more of our products, you come to our site for one thing:  Help resolving your problem and getting your systems purring contently ASAP.   It’s up to us to provide you with all the tools you need to do that and to make them easy to find and access Folks in need …

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SAP HANA 2.0 now certified for SLES 12 Service Pack 2 on IBM POWER8



By: Jay Kruemcke

September 6, 2017 2:13 pm

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Service Pack 2 (SLES 12 SP2) for IBM POWER is now certified by SAP for SAP HANA 2.0 SLES 12 SP2 runs on IBM POWER8 hardware in little-endian mode (ppc64le). Currently supported SAP HANA releases available for IBM POWER platform: SAP HANA 1.0 on IBM POWER Servers (ppc64) big-endian SUSE …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on IBM Power Systems

Coop Group Improves Customer Satisfaction with SAP HANA on SUSE Linux and IBM Power

Michael Tabron

By: Michael Tabron

August 14, 2017 3:40 pm

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Coop Group is an international retailer who needed to be more agile and responsive to customer requirements for a more flexible shopping experience. To accomplish this, Coop Group wanted near real-time access to important business data. They were already collecting business data in SAP HANA Business Warehouse appliances, but chose to migrate these systems to …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on IBM Power Systems, Technical Solutions

Hardware YES Certification with an installation kit or driver kit (also known as kISO)

Drew

By: Drew

June 21, 2017 4:05 pm

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An installation or driver kit from SUSE is simply a method to deliver the latest SUSE Linux Enterprise related drivers or other software in a packaged and supported bootable image. Installation kits can be used for any of the following reasons: To update storage drivers, which require very early loading in the installation and boot …

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PRODUCT UPDATE: Extending feature availability of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications

Michael Tabron

By: Michael Tabron

May 24, 2017 9:09 am

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At SUSECON 2016 we announced SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for SAP Applications with many new features to accelerate deployment of SAP applications and create a more resilient and secure SAP environment.  These features are now available for IBM Power Systems, and for a prior release of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 for SAP …

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SUSE at IBM Systems Technical University – Orlando, Florida May 22 – 26

Michael Tabron

By: Michael Tabron

May 15, 2017 8:41 am

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This time the IBM Systems Technical University is in Orlando the week of May 22nd, and once again my colleagues and I will be there showcasing SUSE solutions for IBM Power Systems. Power Systems servers are designed for Big Data and analytics, and there are a lot of mission-critical SAP ERP and BPM systems deployed …

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SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Service Pack 3 Beta 1 is available!

Vincent Moutoussamy

By: Vincent Moutoussamy

April 6, 2017 7:39 am

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As a quick recap, SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Service Pack 2 (SLE 12 SP2) was built to be an innovative Service Pack, and we took the opportunity to bring new shiny features like the jump to Linux kernel 4.4, GNOME 3.20, support for 64-bit ARMv8, and more. For more information please check out our Press release, and our Release notes for …

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Are YES CERTIFICATION bulletin Config Notes from “the Dark Side” of hardware compatibility?

Drew

By: Drew

February 13, 2017 2:30 pm

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The easy answer is nope—no way! That comes from a person with years of YES CERTIFICATION experience, not some Rogue person who suddenly has their Force Awaken one day! Please read on, because “Fear is the path to the dark side” and “Hard to see, the Dark Side is!” In a previous, multi-part set of …

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More memory for SAP HANA on SLES 11 for POWER



By: Jay Kruemcke

February 13, 2017 12:41 pm

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Many companies are now running their businesses with SAP HANA on IBM POWER servers. SUSE has seen huge customer demand for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4 since it became available in August 2015. SAP HANA is an ideal workload for IBM POWER server due to the performance, reliability and scalability features …

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Installing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP® Applications 12 Service Pack 1 for POWER



By: Michael Friesenegger

December 8, 2016 9:38 am

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I would like to expand on what Jay Kruemcke mentioned in his blog concerning the release of SAP HANA 2 and its support for little-endian on IBM POWER Systems. You would expect to download the SLES for SAP Applications 12 SP1 for POWER installation media and then start the installation. Actually you will download SUSE …

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