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SLES 12 HPC Cluster on Minnowboard Max



By: davidbyte

November 14, 2014 9:08 pm

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If you know what a Minnowboard Max is you’re already asking yourself why?  “Why would anyone want to build an HPC cluster from these things?”  Quite frankly, the answer is “Because I can”. In preparing for the Super Computing 2014 show in New Orleans, I received 6 of these lovely units as giveaways.  Being that …

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

Customizing the appearance of GDM in SLED 12



By: mikewillis

November 14, 2014 4:24 pm

Reads:1,685

Score:5

SLED 12 ships with GNOME 3.10 which means GDM 3. GDM 3 provides very little scope for customising how it looks. In this article I’ll describe some pros and cons of the officially provided ways of customising GDM 3 and how you can go further customising by hacking. Testing changes will require you to repeatedly …

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, Technical Solutions

SUSE Showcasing Public Cloud Solutions at AWS re:Invent

Douglas Jarvis

By: Douglas Jarvis

November 11, 2014 7:41 pm

Reads:900

Score:Unrated

As the world of Amazon Web Services (AWS) collides with Las Vegas for AWS re:Invent, SUSE has touched down to demonstrate how to put the “Enterprise” in Enterprise Linux on the public cloud. For SUSE, that starts with showcasing how the recently released SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 let’s you balance innovation and stability like …

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

SUSE at Super Compute 2014 in New Orleans



By: davidbyte

November 8, 2014 9:31 am

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Once again, SUSE will be present at the Super Computing event of the year.  This year we are focused on innovation and what SUSE is doing that provides a positive impact in the HPC community. We will have SUSE Labs personnel around all week to discuss some of the great new features and kernel internals …

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

SUSE Manager Management Pack 2.1 for Microsoft System Center Operations Manager

Dobrin

By: Dobrin

November 7, 2014 10:03 am

Reads:669

Score:Unrated

Introducing the latest SUSE Manager’s Management Pack for Microsoft System Center. It features: Seamless integration with SUSE Manager 2.1 Improved GUI look and feel Improved patch and server information export to comma separated values Five ways to lower data center complexity with the Management Pack The Management Pack is SUSE’s solution for driving down datacenter …

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Categories: SUSE Manager, SUSE Manager Management Pack for Microsoft System Center, Technical Solutions

SUSE Rules the Stack. Again.

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

November 6, 2014 9:02 pm

Reads:1,286

Score:5

This last May, at OpenStack Summit Atlanta, Intel held a “Rule The Stack” competition to see who could build a complete OpenStack infrastructure the fastest. SUSE won.  By a mile. Then this week at OpenStack Summit Paris, Intel upped the ante.  This time around the deployed OpenStack infrastructure would need to be able to withstand a series …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Events, Expert Views, OpenStack, SUSE Cloud

New WSO2 SLES12-based Appliances in SUSE Studio



By: frego

November 6, 2014 6:06 pm

Reads:642

Score:Unrated

Last week I attended WSO2Con 2014 in San Francisco. This year’s conference was noticeably bigger than in 2013, with more customers and partners attending. WSO2 puts on a great conference with lots of technical sessions, great keynotes from industry experts and some impressive customer presentations, including from Boeing, Fidelity, Cisco and Trimble. The theme of …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

Additional multimedia codec support for SLED 12



By: mikewillis

November 3, 2014 3:35 pm

Reads:898

Score:5

As with most Linux distributions, SLED’s out of the box multimedia capability is somewhat limited in terms of codec support. It has support for MP3, the OGG family and some others, but it doesn’t have support for commonly used codecs such as H264 and AAC and those required for DVD playback. There are packages available …

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Categories: Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, Technical Solutions

SUSE Studio ready for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12



By: Andreas Jaeger

November 3, 2014 3:07 pm

Reads:474

Score:Unrated

Today the SUSE Studio team has added support for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 to our publicly hosted SUSE Studio instance as a technology preview. You can start with a SLE 12 version or upgrade your existing SLES 11 SP 3 templates. Studio supports all features of SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 including the new modules which …

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Are you heading to SUSECon this year as one of our many partners?

Jo Eames

By: Jo Eames

November 3, 2014 7:31 am

Reads:354

Score:Unrated

If so then you must make sure you register to attend this years Partner Summit! Taking place this year on the Monday before SUSECon this is your opportunity to network with your specific peers as well as enjoy specialist updates tailored just for you. This year you’ll also get some fantastic inside news on the …

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