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System YES Certification and your network adapter(s)

Drew

By: Drew

August 11, 2014 10:36 am

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Score:5

How important are those network adapters in your SUSE® Linux Enterprise servers and desktops? Should you care if your server or desktop network adapters and drivers have been SUSE YES Certified in your system with the current version of the OS? The correct answers are it’s critical (what’s the point without the network right!) and …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Desktop, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Integrated Systems, Open Enterprise Server on SLES, 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

Build, Deploy and Maintain MongoDB on OpenStack



By: frego

August 6, 2014 2:17 pm

Reads:2,500

Score:5

OpenStack continues to create a lot of buzz in the industry. Deployments are increasing as the technology improves with each release and as our customers get a better handle on the kinds of business challenges an OpenStack cloud can address. In a recent article, Jeremiah Dooley, Cloud Architect at SolidFire presents four ways that OpenStack …

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Categories: Expert Views, OpenStack

SUSECon 2014 – What’s in It for You?

Jo Eames

By: Jo Eames

August 6, 2014 12:51 pm

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Every year you get lots of invites to attend annual conferences.  Deciding which ones to attend can be a minefield so here are some simple ways to make sure you get the most out of them. 1. Get an education Particularly in IT, no matter how experienced you are, keeping up with the market trends, …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Events, Expert Views

SUSE: The Failed Products (A Visual Tour)

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

August 1, 2014 3:22 pm

Reads:2,038

Score:5

SUSE Linux Enterprise powers an almost astronomical number of the worlds super-computers — and the rest of SUSE’s product line-up, from SUSE Cloud to SUSE Studio, are pretty doggone fancy too. But not every product can be a rousing success.  Let’s take a visual tour of SUSE’s most noteworthy failed products.

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Ella and the lost Chameleon.

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

July 30, 2014 10:41 am

Reads:1,112

Score:5

This isn’t a story about Linux.  Or Open Source.  Or anything even remotely enterprise-y. No, sir.  This is a story about a little girl and a small chameleon. In the far away land of Scotland (at least it’s far away from me), there is a young girl named Ella.  Two years ago, Ella got her …

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Categories: Expert Views

SGI Achieves Top 4 out of 5 Most Efficient Supercomputers on TOP500 List with SUSE Linux

Mark Longwell

By: Mark Longwell

July 28, 2014 7:16 am

Reads:1,074

Score:3.5

SGI recently announced that their ICE X supercomputer platform garnered 4 of the top 5 most efficient supercomputer rankings for standard x86-based systems, including the #1 position. The systems are at the Irish Centre for High-End Computing, T-Systems, and the Atomic Weapons Establishment- Spruce A and Spruce B. All of these systems are running SUSE Linux …

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Categories: Expert Views, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Happy Fourth Birthday OpenStack

Douglas Jarvis

By: Douglas Jarvis

July 24, 2014 11:13 am

Reads:1,048

Score:5

The OpenStack project turned four this past week.  While birthdays are always a time to celebrate they are also a time to reflect on past accomplishments and anticipate the excitement of future endeavors.  And, since OpenStack has been maturing in dog years, some contemplation of where it has been and where it’s headed seems in …

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

Why SUSE is the right OEM partner for you!



By: SaSoe

July 24, 2014 7:39 am

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Score:Unrated

For over 20 years now, SUSE’s OEM Partners have been critical to our Integrated Systems strategy. It all started with some partners with unique requirements, so we helped them to integrate SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as component of their overall software, hardware or appliance design. Today we enable OEM Partners in a variety of industries, …

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

Even in a commodity hardware world certification is crucial

Drew

By: Drew

July 7, 2014 9:47 am

Reads:1,335

Score:5

Is hardware certification important in the world of evolving “commodity” servers and desktops?  Should you care if your SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server or SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop installation is on SUSE YES Certified hardware? The correct answers are YES and definitely YES! The YES Certification program has been validating hardware platforms for more than 20 …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Desktop, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Integrated Systems, Open Enterprise Server on SLES, 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

Show Us Your Downtime Face

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

June 18, 2014 9:19 am

Reads:3,305

Score:5

It’s 10:30pm.  You’re sipping a mug of hot cocoa, watching a little TV before nodding off to sleep.  Suddenly, the phone rings.  It’s your boss.  One of the servers just went down… and he’s not happy. Sound familiar?  (If so, SUSE can help.) Now.  Let me ask you this question: The moment that you found …

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