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SUSE + OpenStack + Mirantis = Openness and Choice



By: Michael Miller

August 9, 2016 11:05 am

Reads:2,495

Score:5

Today we announced that SUSE is now Mirantis’ strategic partner for enterprise Linux — giving Mirantis customers access to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as well as SUSE’s expanded support offerings, all integrated seamlessly with their Mirantis OpenStack cloud. Together, Mirantis and SUSE will make SUSE Linux Enterprise Server a fully integrated development platform for Mirantis OpenStack …

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Categories: Announcements, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, OpenStack

The Agile Penguinz – Unfurling OpenStack Sails

Jeff Reser

By: Jeff Reser

August 8, 2016 11:05 am

Reads:936

Score:Unrated

When IBM introduced two “Linux-your-way” LinuxONE mainframes a year ago this month, as part of the z Systems family, there was a keen focus on solving DevOps challenges and smoothing over different mindsets within Development and IT Operations.  In particular, OpenStack has gained momentum as the de facto standard in provisioning and managing z/VM virtual …

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Categories: OpenStack, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z, SUSE OpenStack Cloud, Technical Solutions

The Agile Penguinz – Blending DevOps

Jeff Reser

By: Jeff Reser

August 8, 2016 9:46 am

Reads:654

Score:Unrated

A lifetime ago, I was a VM developer anxious to make my mark on the programming world by producing leading-edge applications that I thought surely everyone would scramble to use and share.  At the time, it was imperative to establish a good rapport with IT in order to complete the deployment cycle and get anyone’s …

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z, Technical Solutions

Recycling with “Green” OpenStack

Raj Meel

By: Raj Meel

August 5, 2016 10:08 am

Reads:950

Score:5

After the Great East Japan Earthquake, a project was launched to collect surplus servers and personal computers from all over the country and refurbish them with new parts. These were provided free of charge to institutions in the Miyagi Prefecture as part of the regeneration project. While the initial objective was to recycle personal computers, …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, OpenStack, SUSE Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE OpenStack Cloud, Technical Solutions

A Back to School Special for SUSE OpenStack



By: ecolman

August 4, 2016 7:32 am

Reads:1,884

Score:5

In order to compete with elite French universities, Epitech, the leading French specialist institution for computer science, must remain at the forefront of technology adoption and education. To date, they are delivering innovative curriculum that has granted their graduates employment rates equal or greater to prestigious French institutions like the Grandes Écoles. They know how to adapt and succeed, …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Expert Views, OpenStack, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE OpenStack Cloud, Technical Solutions

iSCSI on Ceph with SUSE: the breakthrough software defined technology bringing widespread cost savings to enterprise storage

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By: jphippen

August 3, 2016 1:15 pm

Reads:883

Score:5

Enterprise data storage: complex, expensive and mission critical Since former Meta Group analyst Doug Laney (now Gartner) famously defined the three ‘V’s of big data in 2001, we’ve all been seeing increases in the volume of data stored. Analyst firms might make varying projections of total market growth and value, but they are all agreed …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, SUSE Enterprise Storage

SUSE Linux Enterprise and OpenStack: Have it All and Have it Now

Mark_Smith

By: Mark_Smith

August 3, 2016 9:48 am

Reads:1,840

Score:5

I want it all and I want it now! Not only is that a great rock anthem from the 1980s, but it also reflects the demands of the modern consumer.  Living in today’s mobile-centric, social media driven, internet enabled age, consumers expect fast and convenient access to services and products on their terms.  The business …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Expert Views, OpenStack, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE OpenStack Cloud

Think big, start small and grow fast with OpenStack

Mark_Smith

By: Mark_Smith

August 2, 2016 10:38 am

Reads:2,813

Score:5

Think big, start small and grow fast. This often quoted mantra fits perfectly with how to be successful with any new business venture or project. It’s also a great formula for how to get the best results from an OpenStack private cloud. Thinking big is important. In today’s fast moving business climate, everyone is looking …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, OpenStack, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE OpenStack Cloud

Three reasons why your video footage should be stored on Ceph Open Source Software Defined Storage

jphippen

By: jphippen

August 2, 2016 10:10 am

Reads:910

Score:Unrated

In recent years the use of video surveillance has seen staggering growth. Everyone is familiar with the original use cases – the local government organisations that have fitted cameras in the town centre to monitor drunken revellers in late night hot spots, and the filming of retail outlets and other premises to catch thieves red …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, SUSE Enterprise Storage, Technical Solutions

Uptime Matters, for Cars and Data Centers

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By: scsmith

August 2, 2016 6:53 am

Reads:708

Score:Unrated

I have a 2003 Subaru Outback. I love the car. My wife loves the car. Living in Utah, we’ve used it to hit up the national parks, camping in the mountains, deserts and forests. This car has fostered many happy memories for our family. But do you know what I really hate? Car downtime. My wife …

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