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SUSE Expert Days – Coming to a city near you

Carrie McInelly

By: Carrie McInelly

December 14, 2016 9:06 am

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It’s that time of year again… winter, the holidays, and SUSE Expert Days! The next SUSE Expert Days series officially kicks off in early 2017 and will visit over 75 cities worldwide. What is a SUSE Expert Day? These days are free, one-day events full of technical conversations and demos, providing IT professionals with the …

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Categories: Events, Technical Solutions

IT Brand Pulse Awards Industry First Award to SUSE for CephFS support

Jason Phippen

By: Jason Phippen

December 14, 2016 2:31 am

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CephFS Unlocks Universal Software Defined Storage In In 2016 the Ceph development team released Jewel, the tenth major version of Ceph. The Jewel release of Ceph provides significant new functionality, including support for CephFS. The availability of CephFS is the last building block needed for Ceph to fulfill the promise of delivering a universal solution …

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YEP – That’s Another Win for SUSE OpenStack Cloud!

Mark_Smith

By: Mark_Smith

December 13, 2016 6:02 am

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The SVC Awards are always a great way to round out the year.  At an event hosted at the Royal Garden Hotel, Kensington in London, the SVC Awards recognize and reward the outstanding products, companies and teams involved in the Storage, Virtualization and Cloud sectors. We are delighted to say that SUSE won the Cloud …

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

SUSE Loses Their Mind and Hires Me

chabowski

By: chabowski

December 13, 2016 5:01 am

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The following article has been contributed by Carla Schroder, who joined the SUSE documentation team as a Technical Writer in early November. If you want to read more from Carla, just see her personal blog at http://carlaschroder.com/. This has been one weird year, oh yes it has. At the beginning of the year I was working …

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A Move to HANA Means a Move to Linux — But Not All Linux Is Created Equal

SaSoe

By: SaSoe

December 13, 2016 12:40 am

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The market for HANA is evolving rapidly as customers are presented with multiple choices for an SAP HANA deployment, including multiple platform selections, deployment choices, and Linux distribution choices. SAP claims strong momentum with HANA and S/4HANA adoption. Estimates for the number of SAP customers on HANA range from fewer than 10,000 to 12,000. To …

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

Drive Digital Transformation with SUSE and S/4HANA

SaSoe

By: SaSoe

December 13, 2016 12:33 am

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The digital transformation has long since begun. It is transforming entire industries, by opening up unimaginable ways for companies to increase their productivity: for example, by creating more efficient business processes, more innovative business models, and customer relationships characterized by constant, seamless, and individual service experiences. Important indicators are: Shorter innovation cycles Solutions replacing products …

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

Making HPC Adoption Easier



By: Kai Dupke

December 12, 2016 5:39 pm

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SUSE is entering the third decade of supporting HPC by releasing the HPC module – now part of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for HPC 12 SP2.  The High Performance Computing market has grown and evolved around the globe – in supercomputing centers and beyond for banking and finance, medical research, energy, and much more.  At …

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When it comes to mass storage TCO, SUSE shows Red Hat the red card

Jason Phippen

By: Jason Phippen

December 12, 2016 8:45 am

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IT pros have long known that the upfront cost of storage systems can bear little relation to the total cost of running them over an extended period, and that an attractive entry price is all too often something of a ‘Trojan Horse’ sell – at first glance it looks like a gift. . . . …

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2016 Leap Second in SUSE Linux Enterprise



By: LPechacek

December 9, 2016 1:01 pm

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The next positive leap second, announced in July, is just a few weeks away. On that occasion SUSE Labs reviewed the readiness status for this event. There is nothing new since June 2015, with the notable exception of SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Service Pack 2 release, which is unaffected by all known defects in this area. Technical …

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

Installing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP® Applications 12 Service Pack 1 for POWER



By: mfriesenegger

December 8, 2016 9:38 am

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I would like to expand on what Jay Kruemcke mentioned in his blog concerning the release of SAP HANA 2 and its support for little-endian on IBM POWER Systems. You would expect to download the SLES for SAP Applications 12 SP1 for POWER installation media and then start the installation. Actually you will download SUSE …

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