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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: 192

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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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, Technical Solutions

SUSE Cloud 3 Admin Appliance

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By: cseader

April 3, 2014 10:25 am

Reads: 261

This is version 1.0.1 of the SUSE Cloud 3 Admin Appliance and we have reached a stable version. :-)

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Categories: SUSE Cloud, Technical Solutions

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



By: SaSoe

April 2, 2014 8:13 am

Reads: 140

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

Join SUSE in Atlanta for May’s OpenStack Summit

Douglas Jarvis

By: Douglas Jarvis

March 31, 2014 1:12 pm

Reads: 221

From May 12th-16th the world of OpenStack comes to Atlanta for the OpenStack Summit. The Summit is a unique combination of tradeshow, training, and developer planning for this fall’s release of OpenStack Juno. So, whether you are a long-time OpenStack user or a novice just trying to learn what OpenStack is all about this is …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

Slideshow: Live Kernel Patching with kGraft



By: ssalgy

March 28, 2014 10:55 am

Reads: 120

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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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

kGraft Live Kernel Patching now available for download



By: ssalgy

March 28, 2014 10:35 am

Reads: 283

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: 216

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

ClamSAP – SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Integrates Virus Protection for SAP

Peter Schinagl

By: Peter Schinagl

March 24, 2014 11:15 am

Reads: 338

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

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By: mattehle

March 20, 2014 11:23 am

Reads: 467

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

What do connected businesses have in common?



By: frego

March 20, 2014 8:18 am

Reads: 266

2014 appears to be another inflection point in the evolution of IT. Today’s connected business will leverage mobile-first and API-first designs, big data analytics, improved online store experiences, agile development and operations, open source technologies, and IaaS and PaaS cloud-based services. For those businesses that can effectively take advantage of these new IT strategies the …

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

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