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Data is Customers’ Gold!

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By: mge1512

August 10, 2010 8:20 am

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Data is Customers’ Gold, the Operating System the Bank, the Filesystem the Vault. Discussing “Choice” last year, I already mentioned that we are proud to have certified all primary local filesystems in SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 (ext3, xfs, reiserfs) with major storage systems, and provide the best scaling choice for storage from desktop to datacenter (SUSE …

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Simplifying Data Backup and Storage Management with Software Appliances

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By: c-gutierrez

July 7, 2010 4:08 pm

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SEP delivers enterprise-ready appliances faster than ever by leveraging the SUSE® Appliance Program from Novell. SEP has packaged their backup software with SUSE Linux in a compact, self-contained appliance to simplify maintenance and accelerate the development cycle. Now, SEP can expand into new markets quickly with a variety of appliances. Novell Business Partners:

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Using NPIV for Storage Access with XEN Virtualization

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By: mrlinux

August 11, 2009 3:24 pm

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Ever wanted to attach a Fiber Channel LUN directly to a XEN guest? Find out how in this article…

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LJDT: iSCSI for Shared Storage



By: ab

June 23, 2009 4:18 pm

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This entry is part 2 of 11 in the series LJDT - Linux Just Does That

Every day it seems I find something new that Linux Just Does. Last week I finally decided I needed to learn about “shared storage” and started asking the resident experts here, who all pointed me to YaST. Much to my surprise iSCSI is built into YaST and works out of the box with SLES without much more than ten minutes and an understanding of the technology. For the quickest understanding of shared storage I can muster this article is now being created. Hopefully it will be as enlightening to others as this topic was to me.

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, Technical Solutions

SLES 10 – Stop The Process of Mapping SAN Attached Storage LUNs First Over Local Storage



By: kryptikos

August 27, 2008 4:23 pm

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There she goes again…scanning and assigning SAN attached storage as my first devices causing my mounting to “hork” and my partitions to be wrongly assigned….Will it ever end?

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Fibre Channel Multipathing using SLES 10 SP1 w/XEN and IBM Storage Systems



By: samprior

June 19, 2008 11:24 am

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An indepth look at using multipathing technology with XEN virtualisation and IBM storage systems.

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Linux Disk Quotas



By: DamianMyerscough

April 3, 2008 7:01 am

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Damian Myerschough explains how to set up disk quotas for individual users and a group of users.

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Linux LVM (Logical Volume Management)



By: DamianMyerscough

March 7, 2008 3:17 pm

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In this article we will cover some of the basics of LVM (Logical Volume Management). We will look at configuring LVM from the command line and we will also look at resizing volumes.

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Create, Manage, Mount iSCSI Volumes at Boot on SLES 10 SP1

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By: variia

December 21, 2007 6:56 pm

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Ivan Vari shows you how to create and manage iSCSI volumes (including LVM managed) on SLES 10 SP1 then mount them automatically at reboot.

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SAN Storage Design for Xen Virtualization Based on Block Devices

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By: variia

September 28, 2007 11:25 am

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This article by Ivan Vari focuses on a design where virtual machines are manually managed/migrated by the administrator and running on block devices.

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