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64-bit ARM in openSUSE Build Service

davidbyte

By: davidbyte

March 23, 2016 12:22 pm

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Score:5

If you’re not familiar with the openSUSE Build Service and you work with Linux, you probably should take the time to do so.  The service helps developers rapidly build their software packages for deployments across multiple distributions and platforms including Fedora, Debian, Ubuntu, SUSE Linux Enterprise in addition to supporting builds for multiple hardware architectures. …

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Categories: openSUSE, Technical Solutions

How IT Impacts the Energy Industry

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

March 22, 2016 10:01 am

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Score:5

by Magnus Källkvist, Territory Manager Norway, SUSE Since the 70s Oil and gas industry is a backbone for Norwegian economy. I’m just back from Stavanger where SUSE participated in the annual Computerworld event for energy companies Energyworld – IT in Oil & Gas . Talking to a lot of IT Managers there, main topic in …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Expert Views

SUSE Embedded Team to Attend Major Boston BIOMEDevice Conference April 13th-14th 2016

DennisVetrano

By: DennisVetrano

March 22, 2016 7:50 am

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SUSE has entered the Supplier Innovation Challenge with SLES 12 SP1. The SUSE embedded team will have a booth (405) at this major Biomedical Device conference in Boston, MA that will have medical device companies including supply and manufacturing companies for medical devices. The medical device industry has been going through many changes recently, including …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Announcements, Enterprise Linux, Events, News, Technical Solutions

Potential update interruptions for SLES instances in Azure between March 25 and March 27, 2016



By: rjschwei

March 18, 2016 2:27 pm

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Score:Unrated

Starting Friday March 25, 2016 Azure will enter a 2 day rolling maintenance period that might effect the availability of updates, i.e. “zypper up” may fail, for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 and 11 (and all service packs) on demand running instances and may effect the automatic registration of newly launched on demand instances to the …

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Categories: Announcements, Expert Views, SLES on Azure, Technical Solutions

2 Months Warning: Amazon EC2 Old Update Infrastructure Is Approaching EOL



By: rjschwei

March 17, 2016 7:57 am

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If grep -l smt-ec2.susecloud.net /etc/zypp/repos.d/* on all your running on demand instances in Amazon EC2 returns something you can be done reading, thanks for visiting. The information that follows does not effect you in any way. However, if you still have on demand instances that produce no output when the above grep is used then …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, SUSE in the Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise, Technical Solutions

Ceph and storage management on SUSE with openATTIC

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

March 16, 2016 1:14 pm

Reads:1,108

Score:5

The following is a guest post from Lenz Grimmer from IT Novum. About a month ago, SUSE and it-novum announced a joint collaboration project around openATTIC, the open source storage management system sponsored by it-novum. I joined it-novum last July as product manager for openATTIC and I feel honored to lead this project from the it-novum …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Expert Views

Has Ceph reached a LINUX style tipping point?



By: jphippen

March 14, 2016 12:03 pm

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Score:5

Everyone loves the underdog. The ‘David and Goliath’ story of how the little guys beat the huge corporations – the heroic, epic undertaking against the odds, seemingly impossible from the outset. We’re culturally hardwired for it across the generations, from the 60s generation who watched cowboys defeating Indians, to the 70s when Luke Skywalker defeated …

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Categories: Expert Views, SUSE Storage

Three astonishing things I learned during my first eight weeks in the amazing and _Sensational SUSE Documentation Team_

chabowski

By: chabowski

March 14, 2016 6:21 am

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Score:5

You might or might not have heard it yet: I just moved from Marketing to R&D because I was offered an appealing new role in the _Sensational SUSE Documentation team_ (this is how our team lead Markus Feilner calls the team since his first day at SUSE). I started my new journey about eight weeks …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, OpenStack, Server, SUSE Cloud, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, SUSE Manager, SUSE Storage, Technical Solutions

SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6? It´s a Breeze With Our Documentation!

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By: chabowski

March 9, 2016 6:39 am

Reads:2,685

Score:5

Last week on Thursday SUSE announced the general availability of SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6. This version is based on the OpenStack release Liberty. It provides the latest enterprise-ready technology for building Infrastructure-as-a-Service private clouds with less stress on your IT staff and resources. SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6 not only delivers high availability enhancements and non-disruptive upgrades for future releases, but also provides …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Expert Views, OpenStack, SUSE Cloud, SUSE in the Cloud, Technical Solutions

SLES 12 SP1 for SAP Applications (BYOS) has landed in Amazon EC2



By: rjschwei

March 8, 2016 11:31 am

Reads:800

Score:5

A little while ago, on February 23rd to be exact, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications based on SLES 12 SP1 was announced. Unfortunately due to a packaging snafu that only effected the release on AWS we were not able to release updated Bring Your Own Subscription (BYOS) images in AWS EC2 at that time. This has …

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

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