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SUSE makes the right technology choices. And we can do the math!



By: joachimwerner

May 15, 2014 3:12 am

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Score:5

SUSE is a technology leader. And the cool thing about it is that we don’t have to make the point ourselves. Our competitors are doing it for us over and over again: We announced at SUSECon 2013 that we are planning to release a distributed storage product based on Ceph. The announcement of one of …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Expert Views

How to know what ESX version is running on your VM

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By: debianized

May 8, 2014 2:12 pm

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This article describes how to discover the ESX version when we have only access to the VM guest. When troubleshooting issues, I sometimes need to know the ESX version when my VM’s are running, but in the classic scenario where we don’t have any type of privileges, it is pretty hard to get that information. …

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

Go Forward! with Mission Critical Consolidation



By: davidbyte

May 2, 2014 8:08 am

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Unisys has been releasing some information around beta test participants using their Forward! platform with SUSE Linux Enterprise for SAP.  The testing showed a clear distinction between the performance variability of a regular hypervisor and the Unisys s-Par™ technology.  I know this may not sound like something to get excited about, but in reality, it is. …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Enterprise Linux, Integrated Systems, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, Technical Solutions, Virtualization

SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 and IBM POWER8



By: michael_w_miller

April 29, 2014 1:11 pm

Reads:3,389

Score:5

Once again SUSE and IBM are jointly developing the next generation of Linux for IBM hardware because, as the SUSE motto says, “We adapt, you succeed.” In 1999, SUSE worked with IBM to bring System z into a new era, bringing Linux to the mainframe. Now, we are applying our deep software engineering experience to …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z

The Big Data Channel is Open for Crossing



By: michael_w_miller

April 28, 2014 4:07 pm

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Yes, we’re all talking about big data, but with the big numbers associated with that market it is really no surprise, is it? IDC is forecasting a 27 percent compound growth rate resulting in $32 billion spent on big data technology and services through 2017. When I think about a market of that size, I …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, SUSE Linux Enterprise

Troubleshooting SLES VM Memory Issues

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By: debianized

April 23, 2014 8:40 am

Reads:1,818

Score:5

This document describes how to troubleshoot SLES Virtual Machine’s memory issues quickly to get ahead of problems and avoid bigger issues. When we use a lot of VM’s it’s pretty hard to monitor their health in the ESX level. If we are lucky maybe we have access to vSphere to see the status. Yes I …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Appliances, Enterprise Linux, Open Enterprise Server on SLES, SUSE Cloud, Technical Solutions

Best Practices for Deploying Hadoop on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server



By: frego

April 23, 2014 7:13 am

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The number of data sources available to a typical organization that can be mined for business benefit has exploded. At the same time, declining server and storage costs and the emergence of software such as Hadoop and NoSQL have made it relatively inexpensive for organizations to store and analyze this data. Businesses are looking to …

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

SUSE® Manager 2.1―Preview and Release Date



By: SaSoe

April 16, 2014 8:06 am

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SUSE is updating its Linux systems management platform SUSE® Manager. The next version, SUSE Manager 2.1, is based on the open source project Spacewalk 2.1 and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3. SUSE Manager 2.1 will be available as an appliance for x86-64 hardware and IBM System z. The launch is expected at beginning of …

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Categories: Announcements, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, SUSE Manager

Scale up to 256 sockets and 64TB memory with SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server



By: SaSoe

April 2, 2014 8:13 am

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Widely used in science, engineering and industry, High Performance Computing (HPC) is no longer a niche market in the IT world. Now enterprises are interested in leveraging HPC for data-intensive analysis. So it’s  no wonder that, according to IDC, the HPC market will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CARG) of 6.8 to 7.8 …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Integrated Systems, SUSE Linux Enterprise

Technical Training Series from SAP and SUSE

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By: Naji Almahmoud

March 28, 2014 8:56 am

Reads:1,083

Score:5

Join SAP along with SUSE: Get Enabled to Build and Monetize Industry-Leading Solutions Together with SAP we are creating a series of Webcasts showing how SAP and SUSE enables partners to innovate on SAP HANA and using SUSE Linux Enterprise Server. Jump-Start Technical Training Series These Webcasts will provide in-depth product overviews describing how to …

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