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Groups + States == Awesome!



By: joachimwerner

July 5, 2016 12:31 pm

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Score:5

In my last post I promised to write more about what I’m calling the Groups & States Pattern. We discovered it more or less by accident when we prepared for the SUSE keynote at SaltConf, as we tried to come up with a simple, yet powerful, demo of what you can do with plain Salt …

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Categories: Expert Views, SUSE Manager, Technical Solutions

SUSE SolidDriver Program

Ann Davis

By: Ann Davis

July 5, 2016 8:59 am

Reads:356

Score:5

The SUSE SolidDriver Program is a key SUSE offering… in fact, the SUSE Linux Enterprise roadmap presentation includes a “SolidDriver Program” slide.  But what exactly is the SolidDriver Program?  How does it benefit customers?  How do partners join it?  This SUSE Conversation will try to provide some high-level answers to these questions.  More in-depth information …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

SUSE: Winning awards left and right

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

July 5, 2016 8:42 am

Reads:2,233

Score:5

As a kid we were all told that winning isn’t everything.  “It doesn’t matter if you win or lose, it’s how you play the game.”  That’s absolutely true.  But, I’ve gotta say, winning feels pretty darn good. At the 2016 Storage Awards, SUSE took home “Cloud Enabler of the Year” for SUSE OpenStack Cloud and …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Expert Views, OpenStack, SUSE Enterprise Storage

Is my OpenStack ready for Cloud Foundry?



By: cschum

July 5, 2016 12:26 am

Reads:1,937

Score:4.67

This year’s first Cloud Foundry Summit took place in Santa Clara at the end of May. Beyhan Veli from SAP and I gave a presentation about the Cloud Foundry OpenStack Validator, a new tool we developed as one of the results of our collaboration with SAP on the BOSH OpenStack Cloud Provider Interface project. Watch …

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My first Hackweek project: openDoc

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By: chabowski

July 4, 2016 4:01 am

Reads:337

Score:5

This is a guest blog written by Markus Feilner, Teamlead Documentation SUSE.  When I arrived at SUSE more than a year ago, with a background of journalism, Enterprise Linux, Consulting and thousands of pages of writings about other people’s work in open source, I found a company almost 25 years old adjacent to a thriving community, …

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Categories: Expert Views, Free Tools, openSUSE, Technical Solutions

SUSE to unlock technical opportunities within your business

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By: jenniferbakrude

June 30, 2016 4:25 pm

Reads:341

Score:5

Getting your skills up to date or becoming an expert even, is something we all fancy. The challenge however is that our time is often limited in this fast pacing world. Because I know what it’s like to have limited time available while trying to keep my skills up high, I like to point out our …

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Categories: Desktop, Enterprise Linux, Geo Clustering for SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension, SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z, SUSE Manager Management Pack for Microsoft System Center, Technical Solutions

Hack Week #14 – Time for Innovation, Collaboration, and Education!

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By: chabowski

June 30, 2016 2:27 pm

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Score:5

What is an intelligent and motivating way to foster open source contribution AND innovation? A really good option is offering a Hack Week. Don´t know what this is? Hack Week – at least at SUSE – is a week-long kind of development `sprint´ permitting our developers to dedicate their time on special projects. No matter …

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Categories: Chameleon, Events, Expert Views, Free Tools, Technical Solutions

I’ve looked into your soul…

Jacob Perry

By: Jacob Perry

June 30, 2016 10:12 am

Reads:261

Score:3

So much of what any of us do is through a computer screen, which is why we love our SUSE Expert Days tour–these events are lively and noisy and interactive. Obviously, we want to make these events better for our guests, which is what I was looking to find out how to do from a ton …

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Don’t miss SUSE on SAP’S Community Network (SCN)

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By: SaSoe

June 30, 2016 6:04 am

Reads:312

Score:4

The SAP Community Network (SCN) is the quickest way for SAP users to solve problems, learn more about SAP solutions, and invent new ways to get things done. SAP software users, developers, consultants, mentors and students use the SAP Community Network to get help, share ideas, learn, innovate and connect with others. There are an …

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

How to Set Up a Performance-Optimized SAP HANA Total Infrastructure

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By: SaSoe

June 30, 2016 5:52 am

Reads:633

Score:4.5

Modern SAP systems running critical workloads need to meet the highest standards for availability for their SAP services. Achieving the ideal goal of zero downtime may be a physical impossibility for some organizations. Business continuity architectures based on SAP HANA System Replication rely on the system administrator to determine that a failure has occurred and …

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

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