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Make Windows green again – Part 1

Hannes Kühnemund

By: Hannes Kühnemund

January 12, 2017 11:34 am

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Score:4.86

It was November 28, 2016 when I came across an article on TechRepublic which talked about Microsoft’s plans for the future of Linux and Bash on Windows 10. The first read made me feel uncomfortable (I can’t really say why) but after the second read I started believing that this is in fact a great …

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

Meet SUSE at HPE Technology and Solutions Summit in Cannes

carolinapereira

By: carolinapereira

January 12, 2017 11:23 am

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Score:Unrated

Yes, 2017 is here and we should get to February in the blink of an eye. 😉 We will then gladly meet with Presales Consultants and Solution Architects from both HPE and Partners for another year as a sponsor of HPE TSS in Cannes from Feb 6 to 10. The Summit will provide the community …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Events, Software-Defined Storage, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, Technical Solutions

Data center issues? What you need is an expert!

Jacob Perry

By: Jacob Perry

January 11, 2017 2:41 pm

Reads:523

Score:Unrated

In case you haven’t heard, SUSE Expert Days are making their way across the globe. As the person in charge of the tour in North America, I can personally vouch for the amount of effort that goes into every aspect of these popular events, from the creation of presentations, all the way down to the …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

A Frugal Solution for Large Data

Jason Phippen

By: Jason Phippen

January 10, 2017 5:43 am

Reads:775

Score:Unrated

SUSE Enterprise Storage Big files and big storage capacities pose big challenges for IT departments. If you work in a Large Data storage environment, you can cut your total storage deployment cost by a factor of three if you use a solution tailored for the Large Data environment: SUSE Enterprise Storage. Large Data is the …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Cloud Solutions, Enterprise Linux, Software-Defined Storage, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE in the Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Storage, Technical Solutions

Four signs your storage needs to move to Open Source Software from SUSE

Jason Phippen

By: Jason Phippen

January 9, 2017 3:40 am

Reads:786

Score:5

When it comes to data storage volumes, as soul singer Otis Clay said in 1980, ‘the only way is up’. A few years back enterprises were grappling with more and more transactional data, pretty much all of it structured RDBMS, you had growth, but it was steady and relatively simple. Not so today, as we …

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Categories: Software-Defined Storage, SUSE Enterprise Storage, Technical Solutions

Riding the Cloud Wave: Why Strategy Matters to Solution Providers

FHemminga

By: FHemminga

January 6, 2017 1:24 pm

Reads:719

Score:Unrated

Why Strategy Matters? Besides a Solution Provider’s financial health, one needs to formulate a sound cloud strategy. Not in the first place for the sake of having one, but to ensure that it supports the transition from a project based to a recurring business model, and to be fully equipped and ready once transitioned. Still …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Cloud Computing, Cloud Solutions, SUSE Cloud

Running for the OpenStack Board: (Still) “All In” on OpenStack

Joseph George

By: Joseph George

January 5, 2017 12:59 pm

Reads:1,649

Score:5

UPDATE JAN 17, 2017: The results are in and we in the OpenStack community have elected our Individual Representatives to the Board of Directors – congratulations to our newly elected Directors! And while I am disappointed that I personally am not able to serve this year, my support for the OpenStack project remains unwavering: I …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, OpenStack, SUSE Cloud, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE in the Cloud, SUSE OpenStack Cloud, Technical Solutions

Is it possible to innovate too fast?

Michael Tabron

By: Michael Tabron

January 5, 2017 9:22 am

Reads:549

Score:5

One of my colleagues, Hannes Kuehnemund, was talking to someone at SAP about all of the enhancements we announced at SUSECON for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 Service Pack 2. The gentleman’s response was that SUSE is “innovating too fast.” “Innovating too fast?” Is that even possible in a perfect storm of …

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

New Years Resolution…? Become a SUSE Expert!!

jbakrude

By: jbakrude

January 4, 2017 5:33 pm

Reads:855

Score:Unrated

2017, still fresh and new! Happy New Year, best wishes and new years resolutions go hand in hand. Yes, you can obviously choose one of the standard (and often boring) resolutions. But, wouldn’t it be so much more fun, beneficial and productive to just take it up one notch and set your goal to become …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, OpenStack, SUSE Linux Enterprise, Technical Solutions

Eliminating the storage forklift upgrade challenge

Jason Phippen

By: Jason Phippen

January 4, 2017 1:30 pm

Reads:726

Score:Unrated

Modernising storage infrastructure is generally expensive, time consuming, difficult, and all too frequently unavoidable. It’s expensive because the systems don’t come cheap (particularly purpose built appliances for backup and dedupe), time consuming because you have endless engineering dependencies to work out on apps and data, difficult because of the wide variety of choice, legacy complexity …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

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