Technical Solutions

Vincent Moutoussamy, chef de projet chez SUSE


By: eportefaix

May 30, 2017 12:35 pm



Dans cet article, j’ai choisi d’interviewer un collègue travaillant à la R&D SUSE pour faire mieux connaître son rôle et ses motivations. Parle-nous de toi : Je m’appelle Vincent Moutoussamy, j’ai 30 ans. Je suis originaire de l’ile de la Réunion ou j’ai, à ce jour, passé la majorité de ma vie (sic). Je suis en France …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, French, Technical Solutions

openQA at osc17 – talks, discussions, trainings

By: Marita Werner

May 26, 2017 10:52 am



What a great first day at the openSUSE Conference 2017 (osc17) for openQA – SUSE and openSUSE’s test automation framework! Right after the keynote Stefan Kulow (aka Coolo) started with „How openQA works – technical details about testing openSUSE“ (see video). As he told me before the talk his main goal was to squash some wrong …

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Categories: openSUSE, Technical Solutions

No beta blockers for SUSE Manager 3.1. So let’s get ready for containers!

By: joachimwerner

May 25, 2017 5:37 am



Managing content and compliance in hybrid cloud and container infrastructures is our main design goal for the upcoming SUSE Manager 3.1 release. This is in line with our strategy for the Container as a Service Platform. With Beta 3 and its further improved support for building container images we reached a critical milestone towards that …

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Categories: Containers, Containers as a Service, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, IT Infrastructure Management, openSUSE, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Manager, Technical Solutions

Webinar: Automated Deployment of SUSE on Bare Metal with Stacki

By: frego

May 24, 2017 12:29 pm



This blog was authored by Colleen Harig from SUSE partner StackIQ The Challenge of Utilizing the Power of Bare Metal at Scale Operations needs to keep up with requirements of business, which means they need to deliver stable platforms every time with no delays or downtime.  This is why many organizations are switching to bare …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

How Low Can You Go?

J. S. Evans

By: J. S. Evans

May 24, 2017 9:09 am



Every since my days on dial-up internet and telnet MUD’s, I’ve always been interested in low-bandwidth utilities. After all, not every user get’s to live in an area that provides unlimited high-speed broadband. Some, like those who depend on cellular or satellite internet, have to choose between work and watching a few YouTube videos. This …

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Categories: IT Infrastructure Management, openSUSE, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, Technical Solutions, Virtualization

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

Michael Tabron

By: Michael Tabron

May 24, 2017 9:09 am



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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Categories: Technical Solutions

SAP-as-a-Service on Microsoft Azure [Webinar]

By: ecolman

May 23, 2017 2:04 pm



A rapidly growing number of companies are considering and evaluating public cloud infrastructure for their mission critical enterprise workloads like SAP. While the promise of public cloud for outsource data center infrastructure, built for global availability, elasticity, and cloud economics is significant – so is the required skill and engineering effort to take full advantage of it. …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Cloud Solutions, Technical Solutions

Here we GROW! Welcome our 1,000 employee Valentin Rothberg!

Ruby Nicholson

By: Ruby Nicholson

May 23, 2017 9:23 am



Time flies when you’re having fun, right? In the same year that we celebrate being 25 years old, we are also completely stoked to celebrate our growth in such a small amount of time. We are rolling out the “green carpet” for our 1,000 employee, Valentin Rothberg. I had a moment to chat with him on his …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

10 years ago! expanding support options to SAP customers

Naji Almahmoud

By: Naji Almahmoud

May 19, 2017 12:23 am



Ten years ago, specifically May 15, 2007, SUSE and SAP announced expanded Linux support options for customers (Press Release). Mike Schmidt-Holzmann, my alliance counterpart at SAP, and I started the discussion of joint customer support options early 2006 until we captured management attention. Back then and for several months the SUSE team led by me …

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

No Tears(WannaCry) on Linux Unless you Wine


By: chamilton

May 16, 2017 6:00 pm



The big question we’re seeing in the Linux Support department right now, “Do I need to worry about the WannaCry malware on my SUSE Linux Enterprise box?” The short answer, most likely not. This is not a Linux vulnerability. There is one exception though, if you use WINE (Windows Emulator), and use it in an …

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Categories: Technical Solutions