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SUSE Update Infrastructure Changes for Microsoft Azure

By: rjschwei

December 3, 2014 1:11 pm



SUSE has made it easier and faster for Azure users to keep their Linux workloads up-to-date. In conjunction with the recent release of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 images in Microsoft Azure, SUSE enabled a new update infrastructure in the Microsoft Azure cloud. Both SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 and the SUSE Linux Enterprise Server …

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Categories: Announcements, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, News, SLES on Azure, SUSE in the Cloud

SCA Pattern Development

By: jrecord

November 20, 2014 11:46 am



The Supportconfig Analysis (SCA) Tools are support features that analyze supportconfig archives for known issues with the purpose of reducing problem resolution time. The SCA Tools require patterns and comes with a wide variety of existing patterns. However, you may want to include your own troubleshooting patterns for your specific environment, or to contribute back …

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise, Technical Solutions

Advanced Systems Management: Introducing Machinery as tool for System Analysis

By: cschum

November 20, 2014 8:04 am



System Analysis is part of many use cases you face as administrator in the data center. You need it for documenting system setups, for validating correct operation of systems management tools, as part of compliance requirements, or as a way to consolidate grown infrastructures. You also need it as part of more complex work flows, …

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Categories: openSUSE, SUSE Linux Enterprise, Technical Solutions

Micro Focus Completes Merger with the Attachmate Group

Kerry Kim

By: Kerry Kim

November 20, 2014 6:58 am



NEWBURY, UK – November 20, 2014 – Micro Focus International (LON: MCRO) today announced the completion of its merger with the Attachmate Group under the terms of the definitive agreement disclosed on 15 September, 2014. Micro Focus International is a global leader in infrastructure software that understands the technology needs and challenges of the world’s …

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching is launched!

George Shi

By: George Shi

November 18, 2014 3:26 pm



It’s always be fun at SUSECon.  And this year at SUSECon, we’re happy to announce a long-anticipated new offering: SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching. This offering is based on the kGraft project — and can perform critical kernel patches without rebooting your server, maximizing your up-time and service availability.  Now you have one more tool to go Towards Zero …

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Categories: Announcements, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, SUSE Linux Enterprise

Win a copy of a brand new SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 book at SUSECon.

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

November 18, 2014 9:02 am



Want to win a copy of the new book “The Definitive Guide to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12“? At SUSECon 2014 this week? Well, it just so happens that the author (Sander van Vugt) is here at SUSECon.  And he’s got 5 signed copies to give away. Here’s how you can win: 1) Attend one of …

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

SLES 12 HPC Cluster on Minnowboard Max

By: davidbyte

November 14, 2014 9:08 pm



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



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



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



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