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To ARM! To ARM!



By: davidbyte

July 14, 2015 5:37 am

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Score:4

Here at SUSE we have a very long history of innovation.  You can see some of those in the booth background we used for the super compute show last year. This history of innovation and leadership is extended today as we announce the expansion of our partner program to include SUSE Linux Enterprise for 64-bit …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Announcements, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Integrated Systems, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

Up to 400 Use Cases for SAP HANA on SUSE



By: SaSoe

July 14, 2015 5:19 am

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Score:Unrated

SAP HANA is by far the most in-demand in-memory platform on the market. Browsing through the SAP website, I came across SAP’s list of public SAP HANA Use Cases. With up to 400 public use cases this document is a clear indicator how successful SAP HANA has been. For us at SUSE this also a …

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

Number ONE, Number ONE, and Number ONE …



By: chabowski

July 13, 2015 1:07 pm

Reads:569

Score:5

Have you ever heard about the TOP500 supercomputer list? This project ranks and details the 500 most powerful computer systems in the world. The project was started in 1993 and publishes an updated list of the supercomputers twice a year. The first of these updates happens in summer during the International Supercomputing Conference (ISC) in Germany, …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Server, Technical Solutions

SUSECon 2015 – Session Highlight

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

July 12, 2015 11:21 pm

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SUSECon 2015 arrives in Amsterdam (The Netherlands) this November — and, with it, a smorgasbord of sessions across a wide array of Open Source, Enterprise and Linux related topics.  Here are just three of them. Control: Deploy OpenStack; The SUSE Cloud Experience Come join in on this awesome hands on deployment experience utilizing SUSE OpenStack …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Events, OpenStack, SUSECon

OpenSSL vulnerability — not a problem for SUSE

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

July 9, 2015 11:47 am

Reads:786

Score:5

A new vulnerability in OpenSSL has been discovered — specifically only if you are running OpenSSL versions 1.0.2c, 1.0.2b, 1.0.1n and 1.0.1o.  This vulnerability relates to certificate validation, and could allow an attacker to bypass that validation. That’s the bad news. The good news is that no releases of SUSE Linux Enterprise (or openSUSE) are affected by …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise

How Linux Affects Asteroids



By: chabowski

June 30, 2015 11:56 am

Reads:1,582

Score:5

Today – June 30th – is Asteroid Day, a day aimed at bringing the world together to learn about asteroids and what we can do to protect our planet, our families, communities and future generations. Asteroid Day is held on the anniversary of the 1908 Siberian Tunguska event, the largest asteroid impact on Earth in recent …

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Categories: Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, Technical Solutions

SLES 11/12: Network, CPU Tuning and Optimization – Part 2

Austin Joseph

By: Austin Joseph

June 30, 2015 9:28 am

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Score:Unrated

This document is a basic SLES tuning guide for Network and CPU tuning and optimization. Many of the parameters and settings discussed are Linux generic and can be applied. Refer to IHV/ISV Application tuning guides or documentation before you implement the tuning parameters.

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

SUSE Enterprise Storage continues its winning streak

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

June 29, 2015 2:01 pm

Reads:346

Score:Unrated

Earlier this year, SUSE Enterprise Storage took home the “Product of the Year” crown at the Network Computing Awards. Now, just a few months later, we are taking home two more trophies from the 12th annual  Storage Awards (aka “The Storries”) presented by Storage Magazine The “Editors Choice” award for SUSE Enterprise Storage as well …

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Categories: Announcements, Cloud Computing, Expert Views, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE Storage

Why Free May Hurt Your Appliance or Cloud Business



By: davidbyte

June 29, 2015 11:53 am

Reads:388

Score:5

In my role, I work with a lot of prospective partners who ask the question “Why should I pay for Linux when I can get XYZ distro for free?”  My answer to this involves several facets. Security – When a major security issue comes along, the commercial distributions are on the embargo list and working …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Appliances, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Integrated Systems, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

Hybrid cloud, OpenStack and open source storage: three essential jigsaw pieces for the enterprise of the future.



By: jphippen

June 18, 2015 8:58 am

Reads:1,652

Score:5

Many―if not most―major enterprises are experiencing enormous increases in the demand for storage and computing power. Few―if any―will have the budget to meet rising requirements that continue to outpace the growth in their budgets. This raises a difficult question for IT teams everywhere: how long is the usual approach of managing the install, upgrade, retire …

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