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High Availability for SAP: SUSE Linux Offers 99.999 Percent

Naji Almahmoud

By: Naji Almahmoud

January 20, 2014 2:17 pm

Reads: 625

Whether it is Business Suite®, NetWeaver®, ERP®, or CRM®, when it comes to the reliability of business-critical SAP systems, I have noticed that most companies are no longer willing to compromise and now demand a high availability rate up to  99.999 percent. In other words, an application must never be down for longer than 5 minutes …

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

SUSE Linux Gives SAP HANA® Wings

Naji Almahmoud

By: Naji Almahmoud

January 9, 2014 4:03 pm

Reads: 452

Over 2,100 companies of different sizes and from all sectors of industry already use SAP’s in-memory appliance, HANA – benefitting from quicker transactions, analysis, planning, as well as forecast and trend evaluation. This is backed up by countless practical examples. In its latest reference customer blog, SAP writes that HANA has enabled the Mercedes subsidiary, AMG, …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Appliances, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Linux, Expert Views, Server, SUSE Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, SUSE Manager, Virtualization

IBM Smarter Computing Debate Series: Open Computing



By: nbarney

October 25, 2013 10:17 am

Reads: 497

The ‘What’s Next for IT?’ video debate series is a “forum where expert IT influencers discuss cloud, data and security trends and technologies that are top of mind for business and tech clients.” So says the web landing page for the next session of IBM’s Smarter Computing Debate Series.  On Tuesday, October 29, IBM will …

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Wrapping up the Universe



By: davidbyte

October 8, 2013 8:47 am

Reads: 221

I’m a little tardy in regards to providing a wrap up from our recent attendance at the Universe conference in Chicago, you can blame a certain mouse in the Orlando area for the delay. In regards to the conference, I’d first like to say a big Thank You! to Unisys for inviting us to participate! …

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Categories: Alliance Partners, Enterprise Linux, Integrated Systems, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, Technical Solutions, Virtualization

Compiling the Linux Kernel, the SUSE way

debianized

By: debianized

September 4, 2013 9:37 am

Reads: 4816

How to compile the kernel manually, SUSE style!

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

Open Source Is Better For Business, Too



By: linuxscribe

March 18, 2013 9:21 pm

Reads: 242

Very often, in my dealings within the world of Linux and open source, I get the inevitable questions about the necessity of open source software. These sorts of questions, which are always surprising to me, given the rampant success of software like Apache, Firefox and (on the free software end of the spectrum) Linux, are …

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Moving to Open Development: OpenStack / Crowbar / Chef on SUSE



By: Andreas Jaeger

March 11, 2013 3:42 pm

Reads: 1929

We are pleased to announce that we have opened up our work on development and packaging of OpenStack, Crowbar, and Chef, for both openSUSE and SUSE Linux Enterprise.

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Categories: openSUSE, SUSE Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

The demise of the operating system. Film at 11.

Gerald Pfeifer

By: Gerald Pfeifer

March 28, 2011 10:10 am

Reads: 209

A couple of weeks ago a colleague mused whether “hardware will become the roadkill of cloud computing” and came to the following conclusion:

“…Successful cloud service providers must offer state-of-the-art cloud-based services. And that requires state-of-the-art hardware, virtualization and security-processing technologies to handle the demands of increasingly intelligent workloads.”

And I agree. Except that he totally missed one key component, an absolute necessity to deliver a cloud story, a datacenter, or any sort of computing for that matter. Can you tell what that is?

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Challenges of a Product Manager in the Open Source World – Part Three

mge1512

By: mge1512

January 22, 2010 12:00 am

Reads: 215

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Challenges of a Product Manager in the Open Source World

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Challenges of a Product Manager in the Open Source WorldIn the first two blogs in this series of three we had discussed, how communities influence a product manager’s life; and we looked at the concrete example of the Linux Kernel version for SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 Service Pack …

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Choice is good …

mge1512

By: mge1512

October 1, 2009 11:11 am

Reads: 213

Choice is good …

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