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SUSE will move to CVSS v3.0



By: Alexander Bergmann

January 16, 2017 9:17 am

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One aspect of IT security is risk assessment and risk management. Newly announced or discovered vulnerabilities need to be evaluated and put into context to understand the impact they have. A widely-used framework to measure such issues is the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS). In practice currently two versions – CVSS v2 released in 2007 …

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Categories: SUSE Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Pi Aims for Large Slice of the Cloud Market with OpenStack

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By: Mark_Smith

January 12, 2017 11:54 am

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Just in case anyone thinks there’s a typo in the title, I’m referring to “Pi” as in the 16th letter of Greek alphabet or the mathematical constant. Not “Pie” as in apple pie. More specifically, this is about Pi DATACENTERS, a cloud service provider in India who is aiming to capture a large slice of …

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

Make Windows green again – Part 1

Hannes Kühnemund

By: Hannes Kühnemund

January 12, 2017 11:34 am

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Score:4.75

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

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By: carolinapereira

January 12, 2017 11:23 am

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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

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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: Events, Technical Solutions

A Frugal Solution for Large Data

Jason Phippen

By: Jason Phippen

January 10, 2017 5:43 am

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Score:3

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:1,149

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

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By: FHemminga

January 6, 2017 1:24 pm

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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

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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

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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

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