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How to create user administrator in SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11

dlugohernandez

By: dlugohernandez

April 10, 2014 10:22 am

Reads: 96

This document describes how to configure the /etc/sudoers file in order to create users with root privileges.

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Using sapconf to prepare a SUSE Linux Enterprise Server to run SAP systems



By: uschairer

April 8, 2014 10:55 am

Reads: 156

Need to prepare your SUSE Linux Enterprise Server installation to run SAP products like SAP Netweaver, SAP BW, etc.? Come learn how the sapconf package can automate a lot of the parameter configuration tasks outlined in the SAP installation guides. From calculating and setting Linux kernel parameters, to setting process resource limits, sapconf can save you considerable time, and help you avoid the errors that come from manual entry.

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Slideshow: Live Kernel Patching with kGraft



By: ssalgy

March 28, 2014 10:55 am

Reads: 102

Check out this slideshow about live patching of the Linux kernel using kGraft.  Vojtech Pavlik, the Director of SUSE labs, lays out some important info such as: Why live patching is so much better than rebooting — especially for mission-critical servers How kGraft works Limitations of kGraft He also includes excellent details about: Exactly where …

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kGraft Live Kernel Patching now available for download



By: ssalgy

March 28, 2014 10:35 am

Reads: 246

SUSE has released kGraft to the public, the technology it developed to deliver live, run-time patching of the Linux kernel. Unlike other technologies, kGraft doesn’t require stopping the kernel even for short periods, making it easier for IT staff to install critical security and other patches without system downtime. “Originally a research project from SUSE …

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Technical Training Series from SAP and SUSE

Naji Almahmoud

By: Naji Almahmoud

March 28, 2014 8:56 am

Reads: 191

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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ClamSAP – SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Integrates Virus Protection for SAP

Peter Schinagl

By: Peter Schinagl

March 24, 2014 11:15 am

Reads: 308

Daily press reports show that increased networking and digitalization of the business world are subjecting companies’ IT systems to ever more serious security risks. The latest Cybercrime study undertaken by PwC – the largest of its kind – comes to the conclusion that the number of global security incidents has risen by 25% over the …

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

Practical XFS for SUSE Linux Enterprise

mattehle

By: mattehle

March 20, 2014 11:23 am

Reads: 430

As discussed in this excellent Conversations article posted a few months ago, XFS has a lot to offer as an enterprise grade file system.  SUSE has held to this position for years, and with XFS chosen as the default file system on RHEL 7 Beta, it appears that the engineers at Red Hat now agree. …

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SUSE continues to achieve key Big Data ISV Partner certifications



By: Darren Davis

March 14, 2014 10:27 am

Reads: 249

Big Data is one of the primary growth areas for Linux in the Enterprise, and SUSE has been the cornerstone operating system of several large Big Data solutions such as SAP HANA and Teradata.  With our 22-year legacy in Enterprise Linux and leadership in performance-intensive environments such as High Performance Computing and Linux on the …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Announcements, Expert Views, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

SAP Cloud Appliance Library and SUSE Linux Enterprise on Amazon AWS

psechser

By: psechser

March 7, 2014 3:44 am

Reads: 133

SAP and SUSE share along history of successful partnership. SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) has exclusively been the base operating system for SAP HANA for quite some time and the market values this. It is just a logical step, that what works for the data center also works for the cloud. In order to accelerate …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions, Virtualization

Forensic analysis of patchlevel in a supportconfig

ataschner

By: ataschner

February 18, 2014 10:44 am

Reads: 918

Updated: Do you ever get exposed to supportconfig files from servers that do not have access to update repositories? Or do you find it difficult to relate to patch numbers of updates (not) installed in updates.txt of a supportconfig?

If so, how do you easily find out if there are pending updates available from SUSE/Novell to be installed on the system to make it up to date?

Exactly – you don’t.
Until now…

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