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SAP® HANA 2 platform is now available for SLES 12 Service Pack 1 for POWER



By: jayk

December 5, 2016 7:40 am

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The SAP HANA 2 platform, announced on November 8, 2016, is now available for deployment on the 64-bit little-endian variant of IBM POWER8 systems running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12 Service Pack 1. This announcement enables SAP HANA 2 customers to exploit the capabilities of SLES 12 including features such as the systemd service …

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

Get ready for SAP HANA! Innovate your SAP BWA server platform

SaSoe

By: SaSoe

December 5, 2016 6:27 am

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SAP BW Accelerator (SAP BWA) was the first step in bringing the innovation of in-memory to data warehousing. A portion of SAP NetWeaver BW data was replicated to a separate ‘accelerator’ server in order to improve query performance in SAP NetWeaver BW. Although many customers have already started implementing SAP HANA, there is still a …

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

4 is a go!!! – SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 goes GA

Jason Phippen

By: Jason Phippen

December 2, 2016 7:17 am

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At SUSECON 2016 we announced SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 to the world and today I am pleased to say that the latest and greatest version of the product is generally available. Version 4 highlights: Reduced capital and operational spending for storage infrastructure via a truly unified block, object and files solution with the production-ready Ceph …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

How can DevOps support business agility?



By: Thomas Di Giacomo

December 1, 2016 1:35 pm

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Today, most companies’ success relies on software and applications, directly or indirectly, but in all cases with a significant impact on their overall performance. From that perspective, having the right culture and the right processes and tools for software and application development, as well as their delivery and maintenance, is not only necessary but essential …

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7 Reasons the OS matters for Digital Transformation with SAP S/4HANA

Michael Tabron

By: Michael Tabron

December 1, 2016 11:33 am

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There’s a digital transformation going on in the industry to meet consumer demands for instant access to data and services. Change is often disruptive and uncomfortable, but SAP is doing their part to help organizations simplify the business data and analytics landscape. And as usual we at SUSE are working right alongside SAP to drive …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, Technical Solutions

Lucky me – today is one year at SUSE!

JRahbany

By: JRahbany

November 30, 2016 5:17 pm

Reads:380

Score:5

I woke up today and pinched myself, not because it’s St. Patrick’s and I’m not wearing green – but because it’s my one year Anniversary as a marketer at SUSE and I am wearing green! Lucky indeed, why? The top ten reasons why I joined SUSE – and here’s the punch line first – these …

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They Like Us, And It’s Not Just Me Saying That



By: Nathan Barney

November 30, 2016 11:13 am

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In my work with our partners here at SUSE I get to interact with partners of all types. I get to talk with them about how we work together and hear not only about the marketing, which is my field, but also hear about the other engagements we work on in areas like sales, engineering …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Cloud Computing, Server, SUSE Cloud, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE in the Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Storage, SUSECON

Watch your PaaS (and IaaS) – SUSE acquires OpenStack and Cloud Foundry technology from HPE



By: Michael Miller

November 30, 2016 3:21 am

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If you follow SUSE, you know we recently made our first technology acquisition—openATTIC—and announced it at our annual customer conference, SUSECON. At the time, I said there would likely be similar acquisitions when it makes sense for our growth strategy, as well as our open source development and business model. Well, that time has come. …

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Test, Test and more Test!

Jo Eames

By: Jo Eames

November 29, 2016 9:13 am

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In today’s fast pace lifestyle we seem to be permanently getting new products, new software in our lives.  At times it seems like magic that these things work, but behind the scenes are huge numbers of people who are making sure that the product or software you are getting has passed certain standards and to …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

Shift and Lift; Light or Heavy Duty?

FHemminga

By: FHemminga

November 28, 2016 9:42 am

Reads:387

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Datacenter Transformation – The markets you or your customer operate in are demanding you to stretch your data center capabilities to the max. You have to be able to respond faster than ever before. You need to assure high quality levels. And you are required to flex instantly when required. Who said life was going …

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Categories: SUSE OpenStack Cloud, SUSE Storage, Technical Solutions

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