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SAP HANA on vSphere? VMware recommends SLES.



By: frego

March 2, 2016 3:55 pm

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VMware recommends deploying SAP HANA on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications in their best practices guide for SAP HANA on vSphere. Let’s take a quick step back and talk about what’s driving this. The “software-defined” movement has taken over IT. In a software defined data center (SDDC), all the infrastructure is virtualized and delivered “as-a-service.” …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, Virtualization

Creating Linux Test Environments using Docker



By: rarun

March 1, 2016 2:46 pm

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Score:5

Assume you need to deploy 10 SLES 11 SP3 machines. The most common run of the mill way we use is to deploy 10 Linux servers in an ESX host machine or Virtual Box or XEN server. The only drawback is we need to clone and install these Linux …

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

DROWN patches available for SUSE Linux Enterprise

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

March 1, 2016 10:24 am

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Score:5

Earlier today a security vulnerability known as “DROWN” was announced.  SUSE was on top of it and already has patches available for SUSE Linux Enterprise. What is “DROWN”? “DROWN” is an acronym that stands for “Decrypting RSA using Obsolete and Weakened eNcryption”.  Also known as CVE-2016-0800. It allows an attacker to decrypt a TLS connection …

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

YES Search: The way to all information…well, about certified hardware anyway

Drew

By: Drew

February 25, 2016 2:15 pm

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Score:5

Where can you find the certification bulletins for more than 47,200 servers, workstations and other hardware components? How can you determine whether your company’s specific hardware is YES Certified with the latest SUSE Linux Enterprise release? Where can you find the specific hardware configuration for the certified server you are planning to buy and deploy …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Desktop, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Integrated Systems, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z, SUSE Linux Enterprise Virtual Machine Driver Pack, Technical Solutions, Virtualization

How I stumbled on unbootable OS thanks to the symlink

gozora

By: gozora

February 25, 2016 12:33 pm

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Score:5

Hello World, Today I was asked by my colleague to help him with an unbootable SLES11 which was just recently upgraded to SP3 … Well, first I thought that this problem will be simple to solve as common initrd problems are quite easy to break, but I’ve learned a lesson … First I quickly checked …

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

SUSE joins Global OpenStack Bug Smash Mitaka, March 7-9, 2016



By: rsimai

February 19, 2016 7:14 am

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There surely are quite some interesting projects when it comes to (private) Clouds, here’s a message in particular to the ones that are already into the Open Source project OpenStack as well as the ones interested to contribute on a development level. As most of you surely know and as the name already says, OpenStack is …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, OpenStack, SUSE Cloud

Oracle Database 12c Certified on SLES 12 Service Pack 1

rlinnell

By: rlinnell

February 16, 2016 8:53 am

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Oracle has completed certification of the Oracle Database 12c on the recently released SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Service Pack 1 (SLES 12 SP1). Customers can achieve higher levels of efficiency, performance, security, and availability with Oracle Database 12c running on SLES 12 SP1. Using the newest version of SUSE’s reliable, scalable and secure platform; …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Integrated Systems, News, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

It’s Election Season… Vote for SUSE at the OpenStack Summit!



By: frego

February 11, 2016 11:23 am

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The campaign trail can be a hot and dusty place, but that has not deterred the SUSE Team from pulling out all the stops and coming up with some superb content for the upcoming OpenStack Summit in Austin at the end of April. The sessions have been submitted – over 30 in all – but that’s just …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

Fujitsu’s Commitment to OpenStack Open Source



By: EST

February 9, 2016 2:34 pm

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At the SUSECon 2015 conference, Dr. Wolfgang Ries from Fujitsu talked about why and how Fujitsu is contributing to Open Source software projects in his break-out session. First of all, he emphasized the fact that Fujitsu now is not only involved in the open source world, but is seriously committed to be part of it …

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

HPE + SUSE = Enterprise Software Defined Storage Solutions

davidbyte

By: davidbyte

February 1, 2016 9:47 am

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I’ve said repeatedly that SUSE is dedicated to making open source consumable by the enterprise. SUSE Enterprise Storage is no exception. A prerequisite to increasing the ability for enterprises to consume SUSE Enterprise Storage is to provide validated architectures on equipment that end users will buy. With this in mind, I would like to point …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Announcements, Expert Views, SUSE Cloud, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE Storage, Technical Solutions

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