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A Turning Point for OpenStack in the Enterprise

Peter Lees

By: Peter Lees

May 14, 2015 2:50 pm

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Recently I attended the CONNECT Expo in Melbourne, which included an OpenStack conference, where I participated as a speaker & panelist. The focus of that conference was about whether OpenStack is ready for the enterprise, and included contributions from Dave Medbury from Time Warner Cable, Mike Dorman from GoDaddy, and Rik Harris from Telstra, who presented …

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

Three Reasons Why the Future of Storage is Open Source and Cloud – Part 1

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

April 20, 2015 2:39 pm

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While the growth of software defined storage isn’t good news for traditional vendors, it is very good news for IT teams, who stand to gain unlimited scale, reduced costs and non-proprietary management. Open source means the end of vendor lock-in and true cloud portability. The future of storage is open source and cloud.  Here (is …

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

OpenStack Meetup in Nürnberg



By: Andreas Jaeger

January 15, 2015 7:20 am

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Score:5

Monday next week – on the 19th of January -, there will be two OpenStack community events hosted at SUSE’s offices in Nürnberg, Germany: The OpenStack Bootcamp starts at 14:30 and is followed by the OpenStack Meetup at 19:00. If you like to join, please use the links for details and register! Anybody interested in …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Events, OpenStack

SUSE OpenStack Summit Partner Theater

Douglas Jarvis

By: Douglas Jarvis

October 29, 2014 1:14 pm

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By delivering unique solutions that make it easier to deploy, manage and get more value out of running an OpenStack cloud, the collaborative OpenStack partner ecosystem is driving enterprise adoption.  In recognition of the importance of the ecosystem in extending the capabilities of OpenStack for enterprise deployments, SUSE is hosting a Partner Theater in our …

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

Happy Fourth Birthday OpenStack

Douglas Jarvis

By: Douglas Jarvis

July 24, 2014 11:13 am

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Score:5

The OpenStack project turned four this past week.  While birthdays are always a time to celebrate they are also a time to reflect on past accomplishments and anticipate the excitement of future endeavors.  And, since OpenStack has been maturing in dog years, some contemplation of where it has been and where it’s headed seems in …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, OpenStack, SUSE Cloud

Welcome Docker to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Michal Svec

By: Michal Svec

June 16, 2014 8:52 am

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Score:5

Lightweight virtualization is a hot topic these days. Also called “operating system-level virtualization,” it allows you to run multiple applications or systems on one host without a hypervisor. The advantages are obvious: not having a hypervisor, the layer between the host hardware and the operating system and its applications, is eliminated, allowing a much more …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Server, SUSE Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Manager, SUSE Studio, Virtualization

SUSE Rules the Stack. By a mile.

Bryan Lunduke

By: Bryan Lunduke

May 15, 2014 10:17 am

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Score:5

Last night, as the expo floor closed on the third day of OpenStack Summit, Intel announced the results of their “Rule the Stack” competition. This competition, in a nutshell: “build a complete OpenStack infrastructure with compute, storage, and networking and launch some virtual machines. You will be competing on speed, in TopGear style we will …

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Categories: Expert Views, SUSE in the Cloud

OpenStack Summit Recap Day 3: No Halftime When Changing Enterprise Computing

Douglas Jarvis

By: Douglas Jarvis

May 15, 2014 9:31 am

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As we reached the midpoint of the OpenStack Summit the focus of presentations, meetings, and conversations remained fixed on delivering valuable solutions to the enterprise. The OpenStack Foundation kicked off a “Win the Enterprise” working group. This working group was started to identify key gaps and will work with the technical to address them. However, …

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Leveraging SUSE’s Cloud Partner ecosystem with the SUSE OpenStack Partner Program



By: Marita Werner

May 5, 2014 2:40 am

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Today’s business needs often require cloud solutions from several vendors, and a robust platform that brings it all together. Customers need solutions that are properly tested and backed by professional support. That’s why SUSE developed SUSE Cloud, powered by OpenStack, and surrounding SUSE Cloud an ecosystem of OpenStack Partners. Since the early days of adopting …

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

OpenStack Icehouse – Cool for Enterprises

Douglas Jarvis

By: Douglas Jarvis

April 17, 2014 11:13 am

Reads:4,004

Score:5

OpenStack Icehouse has arrived with spring, but this ninth release of the leading open source project for building Infrastructure-as-a-Service clouds won’t melt under user demands. This is good, since user interest in OpenStack seems to know no limits as evidenced by the three new and sixteen total languages in which OpenStack Dashboard is now available. …

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Categories: Announcements, Cloud Computing, Expert Views, SUSE Cloud, SUSE in the Cloud

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