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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

SUSE Cloud 4 OpenStack Admin Appliance; Updated

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By: cseader

October 23, 2014 12:08 pm

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I hope all who have been using the appliance are enjoying it and finding it useful. I felt it time to update the appliance to include patches to the latest known threats and critical updates to OpenStack. Latest version 4.0.3 Changes from Github Project Refreshed the Update Repositories to contain latest patches Applied latest Updates …

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Categories: Expert Views, OpenStack, SUSE Cloud

openSUSE 13.x / Factory processor P-States and Performance

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By: cseader

October 23, 2014 12:07 pm

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Since the introduction of P-States in the Intel SandyBridge and newer processors and the introduction of the P-States driver in the kernel since 3.9 there have been some changes to the power management on systems in regards to userspace tools. It has moved from cpufreq to cpupower and you may have written a script in …

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SUSECon Session Scheduler is now available!

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By: Jo Eames

October 20, 2014 2:41 pm

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Great news! The session scheduler is now available! We know from last year how much you loved our technology sessions – there’s so many to choose from so this way you don’t have to rush to decide on which sessions you want to attend in advance.  And you won’t miss your favorite sessions. So why …

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BIG News for SAP HANA with SGI UV



By: davidbyte

October 20, 2014 6:48 am

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Last week SGI, a longtime SUSE partner, announced availability of the UV300H for SAP HANA.  While there are many systems on the market that support HANA, the list is quite small, even exclusive, when it comes to those that support HANA in a scale up fashion the way that the UV300H does. So what makes …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Announcements, Appliances, Enterprise Linux, Integrated Systems, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications

Understanding POODLE



By: Olaf Kirch

October 18, 2014 2:04 am

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Score:5

Let’s take a closer look at the POODLE vulnerability that has been causing quite a stir during the last few days. To begin with, it’s important to understand that POODLE is not a code vulnerability. It is a vulnerability of the SSL (Secure Socket Layer) protocol as specified. Consequently, there is little that can be …

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Categories: Technical Solutions

Juno what just happened to OpenStack?

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By: pete_chadwick

October 16, 2014 1:53 pm

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Today marks the next milestone in the evolution of OpenStack – the 10th project release – Juno. Juno provides enhancements to all of the OpenStack sub-projects and introduces an new capability to integrate Hadoop clusters to deliver big data analytics as a service. An overview of the enhancements can be found here: (http://www.openstack.org/software/juno/). How is …

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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

3 quick steps to promoting your session at SUSECon 2014

Jo Eames

By: Jo Eames

October 9, 2014 10:14 pm

Reads:591

Score:5

Hurrah!  You’ve just had your session picked for SUSECon 2014 — you’re excited but, perhaps, a little apprehensive as you now need to focus on the content and educating the audience.  Plus… how do you make sure that people attend your session at the show? Here’s 3 quick steps to promoting your session at SUSECon …

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SUSECon 2014 – Full Session agenda now available

Jo Eames

By: Jo Eames

October 3, 2014 10:07 am

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The time is finally here – we have reviewed over 200 session proposals for SUSECon 2014 and the best have now been approved and put into the agenda. If you’ve been waiting to see all the goodies that you can get at SUSECon then now’s the time to go and review. Each session has a …

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