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The 2015 Leap Second: What You Should Know

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

March 4, 2015 2:57 pm

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Keeping time is a tricky business — especially when we’re talking about keeping time at a high precision level. Every so often our clocks, which tend to follow Coordinated Universal Time, get a little out of sync with the Mean Solar Time.  When this happens, we Earthlings utilize a rather ingenious concept we call a …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Machinery 1.4 released with Red Hat inspection



By: Andreas Jaeger

February 19, 2015 5:46 am

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Score:5

Modern data centers – like the one our sysadmin Alfred is working in – have many different opterating systems on different architectures to administrate. With the release of Machinery 1.4.0, Alfred is now able to inspect many more systems in his data center. The Machinery team is happy to announce the release of Machinery 1.4.0. Machinery is a systems management toolkit for Linux: http://machinery-project.org This release introduces inspection of Red Hat Enterprise Linux …

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SUSE YES Certification bulletin exposed – part 4

Drew

By: Drew

February 12, 2015 11:23 am

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This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series SUSE YES Certification bulletin exposed

This is the fourth and final blog in the series “SUSE YES Certification bulletin exposed” – designed to help SUSE Linux Enterprise customers and partners better understand what they can learn from a SUSE YES Certification bulletin. The goal is to lessen the stress of future server and workstation hardware purchases. Last time, we covered …

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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

Modules: Bridging the gap between Turtle and Hare



By: rjschwei

February 9, 2015 12:11 pm

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Score:5

In the IT industry we collectively suffer from a severe case of bipolar disorder. On the one hand “we want stability and no changes” on the other hand “we want new features and innovation now.” These extremes provide ample ground for debate, models for distribution life cycles, and last but not least opportunities to come …

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SUSE YES Certification bulletin exposed – part 3

Drew

By: Drew

February 3, 2015 3:33 pm

Reads:315

Score:5

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series SUSE YES Certification bulletin exposed

This is the third blog in the series “SUSE YES Certification bulletin exposed” – designed to help SUSE Linux Enterprise customers and partners better understand what they can learn from a SUSE YES Certification bulletin. The goal is to lessen the stress of future hardware purchases. Last time, we covered the following information in the …

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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

The GHOST Vulnerability : What to know

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

January 29, 2015 9:47 pm

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Score:5

On January 27th, security researchers announced the discovery of a potential security vulnerability that has been nicknamed “GHOST“.  In short, GHOST takes advantage of an earlier version of glibc that could allow an attacker to cause a buffer overflow, allowing the execution of arbitrary code. This vulnerability is not present in SUSE Linux Enterprise Server …

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SUSE YES Certification bulletin exposed – part 2

Drew

By: Drew

January 29, 2015 9:17 am

Reads:524

Score:5

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series SUSE YES Certification bulletin exposed

This is the second blog in the series “SUSE YES Certification bulletin exposed” – designed to help SUSE Linux Enterprise customers and partners better understand what they can learn from an online published SUSE YES Certification bulletin. The goal is to lessen the stress of future hardware purchases. Last time, we covered the following information …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Cloud Computing, Desktop, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Integrated Systems, Server, SUSE in the Cloud, 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

Join SUSE at the Southern California Linux Expo

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

January 25, 2015 3:42 pm

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SUSE is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of the Southern California Linux Expo (aka “SCALE”) — taking place February 19th through 22nd in Los Angeles, California. Swing by the SUSE booth to say “hi”, in between sessions from members of the SUSE team, including as Peter Linnell (who is also a member of the openSUSE Community board) …

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SUSE YES Certification bulletin exposed – part 1

Drew

By: Drew

January 21, 2015 9:52 am

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Score:5

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series SUSE YES Certification bulletin exposed

What information is important for you to have documented on a SUSE YES Certification bulletin? Can the information documented on a bulletin help you with your hardware purchasing decisions, reduce future stress and eliminate a number of future pesky headaches? The correct answers are a “great deal of information that you may not have been …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Cloud Computing, Desktop, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Integrated Systems, Open Enterprise Server on SLES, Server, SUSE in the Cloud, 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

OpenStack Meetup in Nürnberg



By: Andreas Jaeger

January 15, 2015 7:20 am

Reads:519

Score:5

Monday next week – on the 19th of January -, there will be two OpenStack community events hosted at SUSE’s offices in Nürnberg, Germany: The OpenStack Bootcamp starts at 14:30 and is followed by the OpenStack Meetup at 19:00. If you like to join, please use the links for details and register! Anybody interested in …

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