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Update released that fixes potential vulnerability: CVE-2016-2776

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

September 27, 2016 11:39 am

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A new vulnerability was discovered (CVE-2016-2776) which could possibly allow a remote denial of service attack.  SUSE already has patches available to fix this issue. Some details on CVE-2016-2776: Testing by ISC has uncovered a critical error condition which can occur when a nameserver is constructing a response. A defect in the rendering of messages into …

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Categories: Expert Views, SUSE Linux Enterprise, Technical Solutions

Survival of the Fittest: Keep Your Business in the Game with DevOps

Terri Schlosser

By: Terri Schlosser

September 21, 2016 10:30 am

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In today’s fast paced world, if you’re not first—you’re last.  Companies must be able to respond quickly to changes in both their internal and external environments, so adopting the latest and greatest technologies to enable them to do so is crucial to their survival.  Having the right culture and the right processes and tools for …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, OpenStack, openSUSE, SUSE Cloud, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE in the Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Manager, SUSE OpenStack Cloud, SUSE Storage, SUSE Studio, Technical Solutions

SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Toolchain Update



By: Andreas Jaeger

September 19, 2016 2:06 am

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Do you want to have better diagnostics when developing your C, C++, or Fortran code? Want to have applications that run faster and take advantage of new CPUs? Do you have code that benefits from vectorizing? Install the updated GNU toolchain, a collection of programming tools from the GNU project, on your SUSE Linux Enterprise …

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Categories: Announcements, Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

Cause for Celebrations, Constant Change and the Future



By: jspeirs

September 16, 2016 10:03 am

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Tomorrow marks the 25 year anniversary since the first version of the Linux kernel (0.01) was released to the internet. It is also, almost to the day, 25 years since I started university at Cambridge. This weekend we have our reunion at Girton College. I have been a passionate racket sport player since my teens …

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When it’s Business Critical, Make the Smart Move!

Terri Schlosser

By: Terri Schlosser

September 14, 2016 5:59 am

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Score:5

As IT and business leaders are continually driven to “transform the business”, they are often asked to do this with the same or even smaller budgets.  This challenge means that they must find a way to reduce costs for their existing infrastructure so that they can free up resources to invest in new technology – …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Promotions, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Courage is Accepting Being “Alone”

Naji Almahmoud

By: Naji Almahmoud

September 14, 2016 1:17 am

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10 Years Ago Go to Nov. 2, 2006 when by then Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer and Novell (SUSE) CEO Ron Hovsepian jointly broke the news around broad collaboration on Windows and Linux. The market and community reactions were very mixed and to some extreme level calling for boycott. Today, the famous motto is Microsoft loves …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

HPC Update for Azure…Finally

rjschwei

By: rjschwei

September 12, 2016 3:06 pm

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A long time ago …. in Upgrading your running on demand instances in the Public Cloud I promised an upgrade process for SLES 12 HPC instances. This, to a certain extent has been obsoleted by changes within Azure and by the fact that any instances that are running and have not been changed, i.e. a newer …

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

HPE @ SUSECON: Modernize with HANA, Storage and HPC



By: nbarney

September 7, 2016 8:39 am

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As you know SUSECON 2016 is right around the corner. Over the next few weeks I’ll be writing about some of the SUSE partners who have signed up to sponsor the event. Today I am excited to talk about the first partner to sign up several months ago as a cornerstone sponsor, HPE. I’m also excited that …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Announcements, Enterprise Linux, Events, Server, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for High Performance Computing, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, SUSE Storage, SUSECON

The Innovation Journey – 25 years of Linux – the future is here



By: Vera Schneider

August 29, 2016 8:04 am

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By Danny Rowark, SUSE Unless you’re Matt Damon in “The Martian” stranded on Mars, you will have noticed that the Olympics has just finished in Rio!  You will also note that TeamGB collected their greatest medal haul for nearly 100 years, and once again celebrated in the velodrome for the cycling.  At the Barcelona Olympics …

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Categories: Chameleon, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications

Using SLES and the SLE SDK to Build a Kernel Module Package (KMP)

Ann Davis

By: Ann Davis

August 22, 2016 1:09 pm

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As discussed in the previous “SUSE SolidDriver Program” blog, using external kernel modules (kernel modules that were built separately from the kernel) can introduce some reliability and updatability problems. Providing external modules via specially-formatted kernel module packages (KMPs) can reduce these problems. This article will explain how to use SLES 12 SP1 to build …

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