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Open Build Service ready for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12



By: Andreas Jaeger

October 29, 2014 12:40 am

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With the release of SUSE Linux Enterprise 12, the Open Build Service team has made the packages  available for building of additional software in the public openSUSE Build Service instance. This allows you to easily build and package software packages that are not part of SUSE Linux Enterprise, it’s AddOns and Modules. Note that for …

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Training Now Available

George Shi

By: George Shi

October 28, 2014 10:10 am

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Now that SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 has been released, you may be wondering how to learn more about it. Why not participate the new SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 trainings? There are three courses available today: What’s New in SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 — Course 3126 This course gives students early access to …

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SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 is now available.



By: michael_w_miller

October 27, 2014 7:22 am

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The newest major release of SUSE Linux Enterprise, version 12, is now available — and includes the latest technological innovations from upstream to provide our customers with increased uptime, improved operational efficiency and accelerated innovation. SUSE is no stranger to innovation in enterprise Linux.  We were the first to include Xen, the first to include …

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HDS Shows How to Save Hours Patching SAP HANA



By: davidbyte

October 24, 2014 12:23 pm

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We’ve been working with HDS for some time now in regards to SAP HANA solutions.  As a company, HDS understands how to efficiently deliver SAP and SAP HANA to clients around the globe.  At this week’s TechEd & d-Code show, they stepped it up a notch by adding SUSE Manager to the mix.  This addition of …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Enterprise Linux, Events, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, SUSE Manager

The POODLE weakness in the SSL protocol (CVE-2014-3566)

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By: mge1512

October 15, 2014 9:17 am

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Your immediate action is required In short: The POODLE attack to the SSL 3.0 protocol, published last night (https://www.openssl.org/~bodo/ssl-poodle.pdf) requires server and desktop administrators and desktop users to carefully review their security protocol settings in packages such as HTTP Servers (such as Apache, Tomcat), SMTP Servers (such as Postfix), IMAP Servers, … as well as …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, openSUSE, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

ShellShock, SUSE and You

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

September 29, 2014 10:51 am

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This last week, a security vulnerability in the Bash shell — known as the “Bash Bug” or “ShellShock” — was reported.  This vulnerability could allow for executing code on a remote machine and, as such, fixing this security issue was a top priority. Luckily, patches to resolve this vulnerability were created, tested and made available …

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Microsoft’s Linux on Azure Test Automation benefits the SUSE ISV



By: Darren Davis

September 24, 2014 8:59 am

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SUSE has collaborated with Microsoft for years now to make SUSE Linux Enterprise interoperate in a Microsoft environment.  Some examples are: Linux Integration components which enable SUSE Linux Enterprise to run seamlessly as a guest on Microsoft Hyper-V Support for Microsoft Hyper-V as a supported hypervisor for SUSE Cloud SUSE Manager Management Pack for Microsoft …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Free Tools, SLES on Azure, SUSE in the Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

New type of Workshop – Open Forum – at SUSECon 2014

Jo Eames

By: Jo Eames

September 19, 2014 7:47 am

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Building on the SUSECon tradition of outstanding technical content, this year we are adding another type of workshop – the Open Forum. These workshops provide an opportunity to have an open discussion with SUSE’s product teams. You will have the chance to provide input and suggestions that will help determine new product features and future …

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SLES: Avoiding automatic restart of services when installing updates

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By: jmozdzen

September 10, 2014 9:46 am

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To my experience, only very rarely a SLES or openSUSE update RPM will try to restart the service it is updating. But if it does, and you were preparing a production server for the maintenance window by installing updated files prior to the actual scheduled time (which you shouldn’t, but does work most of the …

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Categories: openSUSE, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, Technical Solutions

Introducing the SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 Security Module

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By: mge1512

August 22, 2014 2:47 pm

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More on TLS and SSL SUSE has released the “SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 Security Module”, providing enhancements to SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 SP3, which allow customers and partners to build TLS 1.2 compliant infrastructures beyond the https protocol. Looking back … As discussed in my former blog about TLS 1.2, we do not provide OpenSSL …

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