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Copyright: 2006-2007

openSUSE 11.4

Wed, 18 May 2011 21:47:57 +0000

The Open Audio team talks with Jos Poortvliet, the openSUSE community Manager, about the latest release of openSUSE, 11.4.

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IBM’s Watson runs SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as it takes Jeopardy

Tue, 15 Feb 2011 16:37:02 +0000

Erin and Ron talk about the OS behind IBM’s Watson Super Computer as it takes on the two top Jeopardy Contestants. PBS’s Nova NPR’s Science Friday

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SUSE Gallery

Mon, 26 Jul 2010 23:08:10 +0000

Erin Quill and David Mair from the Novell Open Audio Team chat with James Tan, Senior Software Engineer for SUSE Studio, and Cornelius Shumacher, Engineering Manager for SUSE Studio, about how the new SUSE Gallery allows users to share appliances.

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SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension

Mon, 19 Jul 2010 21:03:20 +0000

Erin Quill and Ron Terry sit down with Lars Marowsky-Bree, Project Manager and Architect for the SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension, to chat about changes and updates in SLE 11 Service Pack 1.

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SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 SP 1 Part 2

Mon, 19 Jul 2010 20:21:17 +0000

Erin Quill and Ron Terry continue to talk with Matthias Eckermann from the SUSE Linux Server Core Team about Service Pack 1 of SUSE Linux Enterprise 11. Part 2 of 2.k

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SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 SP 1 Part 1

Wed, 09 Jun 2010 19:59:44 +0000

Erin Quill and Ron Terry talk with Matthias Eckermann and Olaf Kirch from the SUSE Linux Server Core Team about Service Pack 1 of SUSE Linux Enterprise 11. Part 1 of 2.

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SUSE Appliance Program

Fri, 28 May 2010 12:18:53 +0000

Erin Quill and Tom Crabb sit down at BrainShare 2010 with Sabine Soellheim and Christoph Thiel to talk about appliances, both for ISV’s and for the enterprise.

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IBM System z Technical Overview

Tue, 27 Apr 2010 17:02:48 +0000

From the Open Audio Booth at BrainShare 2010, The Novell Open Audio Team sits down with Mike Friesenegger, Novell Pre-Sales Engineer, part of the Data Center team focusing on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z, and Richard Lewis from IBM’s Advanced Technical Skills Organization, to give a technical overview of IBM System z.

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LinuxCon 2009

Thu, 10 Sep 2009 22:48:03 +0000

Erin Quill talks to Joe “Zonker” Brockmeier about the new annual technical conference LinuxCon. Zonker gives some details on his keynote, “A musical guide to the future of Linux,” and offers a glimpse of what attendees can expect from LinuxCon.

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Open Source for America: Part 4

Mon, 27 Jul 2009 17:00:30 +0000

In this episode, Simon Phipps (Sun) and Michael Tiemann (Red Hat & OSI) discuss the history of free and open source software, what the “freedoms” in the Free Software Definition really mean, and how Governments can benefit from free and open source software. Part 4 of 4.

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Open Source for America: Part 3

Mon, 27 Jul 2009 16:58:37 +0000

In this episode, Bill Vass (Sun) and Paul Smith (Red Hat) discuss software security concerns and ways the US Federal Government can benefit from open source software. Part 3 of 4.

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Open Source for America: Part 2

Mon, 27 Jul 2009 16:55:01 +0000

In this episode, Brian Gentile (JasperSoft) and John Scott (Mercury Federal) present their thoughts behind how Open Source for America’s member community can best work with and assist the Federal Government as advocates. Part 2 of 4.

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Open Source for America: Part 1

Mon, 27 Jul 2009 16:49:31 +0000

Welcome to this podcast series on Open Source for America. In this episode, Erin Quill interviews Roger Burkhardt (Ingres) and Tom Rabon (Red Hat). Hear what prompted the creation of Open Source for America and why it is important for the community to get involved. Part 1 of 4.

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openSUSE 11.1

Fri, 13 Feb 2009 21:43:10 +0000

Erin Quill chats with Joe “Zonker” Brockmeier and Martin Lasarche about the updates and new features in openSUSE 11.1.

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Linux Drivers

Mon, 15 Dec 2008 18:51:22 +0000

Does Linux have more drivers than any other platform? Dave, Randy and Erin chat with Greg Kroah-Hartman  about what he does for Novell and for the Linux Driver Project, including what types of drivers are available for Linux.

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Open Enterprise Server 2 Service Pack 1

Wed, 03 Dec 2008 21:40:57 +0000

Jason Williams and Sophia Germanides join the Novell Open Audio Team in the studio to discuss the enhancements available in OES 2 SP1. Download OES 2 SP1 Listen to the previous Novell Open Audio Podcast: OES 2 Released!!!

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Managed Objects

Thu, 06 Nov 2008 03:25:30 +0000

The Novell Open Audio team talks with the VP of Marketing for Managed Objects, Dustin McNabb, about how Managed Object’s products will complement and extend Novell’s existing systems, resource and virtualization management solutions.

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Whats new in ZENworks 10 Configuration Management

Tue, 05 Aug 2008 15:32:57 +0000

Laurence Pitt sits down with Randy and Dave to discuss whats new in ZENworks 10 Configuration Management. With the new release of Novell® ZENworks® 10 Configuration Management is now more powerful and flexible while being even easier to use than ever before. If you’re already using ZENworks Configuration Management, prepare to be amazed by the […]

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Upgrade to Novell Open Enterprise Server

Fri, 25 Jul 2008 16:32:12 +0000

Senior Technical Consultant Mike Saunders and Product Marketing Manager Sophia Germanides talk with David and Randy about the Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 whitepaper, which outlines why it makes sense to upgrade to Open Enterprise Server 2: save money, time, and risk.

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openSUSE 11.0 Release with Zonker and Martin Lasarsch

Thu, 19 Jun 2008 21:37:15 +0000

Erin Quill interviews Joe ‘Zonker’ Brockmeier and Martin Lasarsch about the release of openSUSE 11.0. They discuss KDE 4, a quicker installer and package manager, and live CDs.

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Merging the openSUSE Forums

Wed, 11 Jun 2008 18:36:39 +0000

This edition of open audio is hosted by Joe ‘Zonker’ Brockmeier, openSUSE Community Manager. Zonker talks to some of the team that brought together the merged openSUSE Forums, Wolfgang Koller, Keith Kastorff, Kim Groneman, and Rupert Horstkötter.

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John Stetic formerly of Platespin updates us on the aquisition

Fri, 16 May 2008 00:03:33 +0000

During our massive blitz of interviews at this year’s BrainShare, Dave was able to grab John Stetic, former CTO of Platespin, for a quick interview. Find out what John has to say about the acquisition as well as what to expect in the future. NOTE: This episode is also available as a video.Time: 21:00MP3 Size: […]

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openSUSE Community Leader Joe “Zonker” Brockmeier Joins the Open Audio Crew

Thu, 17 Apr 2008 21:36:39 +0000

Dave and Erin get a chance to sit down and meet Zonker, Novell’s new openSUSE community leader, during BrainShare 2008. Time: 11:34 MP3 Size: 4 MB

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Clean Your Windshield? Squeegee!

Thu, 14 Feb 2008 21:17:12 +0000

Clean your windshield gov? Are we talking cars or technology? In this episode we bring in Cameron Seader, the founder of the open source project Squeegee. Squeegee is a web content filtering proxy that expands the features of Squid and DansGuardian to protect homes, schools and business from inappropriate content. Time: 21:00 MP3 Size: 7.2 […]

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Fixing Security Problems in Linux

Thu, 06 Dec 2007 23:21:20 +0000

How does openSUSE handle the inevitable vulnerabilities in software, and how do we make sure we have the most secure Linux System? To finish out our openSUSE interviews, Erin sits down with Marcus, one of our security experts at the Nuremberg offices, to learn more about the processes that go into creating security patches. Time: […]

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AutoBuild Update

Wed, 28 Nov 2007 22:29:49 +0000

In August of 2006 we introduced you to the Autobuild project. Over the last year the project has seen quite a bit of growth. Erin was recently in the Nuremberg offices and was able to sit down with the brains behind the Autobuild project. We discuss a bunch of updates and a little about how […]

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Creating custom distributions based on openSUSE 10.3 and telephony with Asterisk

Fri, 09 Nov 2007 21:14:51 +0000

How do you create a custom distribution based on openSUSE 10.3 for your organization? Check out Kiwi—openSUSE’s complete operating system imaging solution. We also review telephony services on openSUSE and the Asterisk server. Time: 42:16 MP3 Size: 10.6 MB Segment Times Kiwi : 1:40 – 16:53 Asterick : 18:54 – 29:25 Links for this Episode: […]

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openSUSE 10.3 Yast Improvements and the New 1-Click Install

Thu, 01 Nov 2007 20:05:17 +0000

This time on Novell Open Audio we take a look at the improvements made to YaST in openSUSE 10.3, as well as the magical 1-click install.Time: 17:40 MP3 Size: 6.92 MB Segment Times Yast Improvments : 1:18 – 7:40 1 Click Install : 9:18 – 15:43 Links for this Episode: OpenSuse Yast 1 Click Install […]

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OES 2 Released!!!

Mon, 08 Oct 2007 14:14:32 +0000

Today Novell Open Enterprise Server version 2 was released and to celebrate we bring Jason Williams into the studio to give an update on what OES 2 includes as well as future plans for service pack 1. Time: 30:26 MP3 Size: 10.6 MB Segment Times Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 : 1:06 – 29:28 Links […]

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openSUSE 10.3 released!

Thu, 04 Oct 2007 22:41:23 +0000

We get a chance to sit down with Martin Lasarsch (evangelist for openSUSE) and get an overview of what is in openSUSE 10.3. We also get a chance to sit down and talk to no fewer than 10 people who help bring the openSUSE release to you. They give us an idea of what goes […]

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Open Audio Introduces Novell ZENworks Orchestrator

Wed, 29 Aug 2007 20:50:10 +0000

As the data center becomes more complex so does managing computing resources. Enter Novell ZENworks Orchestrator, a new product that serves as the brain behind data center systems management. Orchestrator automates operations so IT tasks are done consistently and according to policy every time. Greg Pryzby gives us a introduction to the theory and reality […]

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LinuxWorld Update and Enabling Learning with Open Source and Novell

Wed, 22 Aug 2007 20:14:36 +0000

Today the guys have invited Guy Lunardi into the studio to give an update on the announcements Novell made at the recent LinuxWorld conference. Then we chat with Norm O’Neil from ESI, who tells us about the Indiana Access Program and explains how they rolled out SUSE Linux Enterprise to 20,000 students. Time: 47:12 MP3 […]

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Open Audio Talks Project Giver and Silverlight the Open Source Style

Tue, 07 Aug 2007 14:47:28 +0000

Giver Me This, Giver Me That – sounds like something out of a fairy tale, but thanks to Project Giver you may start hearing more of this. Joining us today is Calvin Gaisford and Scott Reeves, the creators of the Giver project. Then Moonlight? Silverlight? What are we doing to allow Linux users to access […]

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Hack Week in review and a Preview of KDE 4.0

Fri, 27 Jul 2007 22:58:43 +0000

Join us in a comical review of openSUSE’s Hack Week. Erin, Randy, Dave, and even Mike contribute their two cents’ worth on the developments. Then Erin brings in a guest – Doc Hodges – to help interview Will Stephenson on what is happening with KDE 4.0. Time: 1.18:36 MP3 Size: 27.1 MB Segment Times Hack […]

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Enabling Linux migration with Crossover Linux and Wine, and more Xen virtualization

Tue, 17 Jul 2007 22:06:38 +0000

In this installment of Novell Open Audio we interview the brains behind Code Weavers, the lead corporate developers on the open source project Wine, and producers of great interop products like Crossover Linux and Corssover Mac. Also, we have our second installment of XEN virtualization with Ron Terry our resident Advanced Technical Trainer and virtualization […]

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IT Rock Star review as well as Data Classification with Amin Marts

Tue, 10 Jul 2007 16:25:31 +0000

You think you have IT problems? Check this out. In the recent IT Rock Star program, Novell offered to send IT gurus on site to help the people with the gnarliest IT problems. Listen as program producers Matt Bowman and Clint Carroll share some of the submissions. It’ll leave you feeling extremely grateful for your […]

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Michele Casey Talks to the guys about Suse Linux on Linux Enterprise Sp1 and Ron Terry introduces Xen Virtualization

Tue, 19 Jun 2007 22:34:39 +0000

So how can you improve Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop? How about release a support pack with a bunch of new features. This time on Novell Open Audio we talk to Michele Casey, Product Manager for Desktop Strategies, about what updates are in Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1. Also Ron Terry, Novell’s Advanced Technical Training […]

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Amin Marts and David Mair on Linux back up and Rick Kilpack on Identity Manager 3.5

Tue, 05 Jun 2007 20:21:04 +0000

How do you handle multiple terabytes of data during Linux backup? David Mair and Amin Marts discuss technologies that help you back up Linux file systems. Then we have Rick Kilpack join us for an overview of the Identity Manager 3.5 technologies. Time: 57:52 MP3 Size: 19.9 MB Segment Times Linux Backup: 1:25 – 29:50 […]

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Bill Pray on GroupWise and Novell Business Continuity Clustering

Wed, 23 May 2007 19:32:06 +0000

When will we see parity on the GroupWise Linux client? Bill Pray and Gregory Webb join us in the Open Audio studio to answer this question, and an update on the next release of GroupWise codenamed Bonsai. Also, Brad Rupp and Ryan Okelberry get technical with Novell Business Continuity Clustering. Time: 32:52 MP3 Size: 11.3 […]

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Moiz Kohari on Suse Linux Enterprise Real-Time and Dale Olds updates us on Bandit Project

Sat, 05 May 2007 01:32:10 +0000

In this episode of Novell Open Audio… We talk to Moiz Kohari about Suse Linux Enterprise Real-Time. Then we get an update on cool new things that are happening with the Bandit Project from Dale Olds. Time: 39:50 MP3 Size: 13.7 MB Segment Times Suse Linux Enterprise Real-Time with Moiz Kohari: 1:46 – 18:43 Bandit […]

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Greg Kroah-Hartman on Linux Kernel Development and News from Support

Thu, 26 Apr 2007 23:25:16 +0000

SUSE Labs’ Greg Kroah-Hartman joins the Open Audio team to talk about kernel development, including a beginners how to, and the kernel development hierarchy. Then Randy and Dave are back for another episode of News from Support. Time: 29:40 MP3 Size: 10.3 MB Segment Times Greg Kroah-Hartman on Linux Kernel Development: 4:22 – 17:54 News […]

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IT Reality: Hewitt Associates

Thu, 12 Apr 2007 16:15:30 +0000

This week, by popular request, we give you a new episode concept for Novell Open Audio. “IT Reality” episodes will periodically feature conversations with Information Technology (IT) managers who use Novell software. For our debut edition, the extremely eloquent Jim Brice explains to Erin and Ted some of the inner workings of Hewitt Associates’ enterprise, […]

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AppleTalk Filing Protocol on Linux, News from Support

Fri, 06 Apr 2007 12:40:23 +0000

Once again, Jason Williams returns yet again, this time bearing fruit. Specifically, Apples. More specifically, news about AppleTalk Filing Protocol (AFP) support on Linux. Then our old pals Randy and Dave are back for another episode of News from Support. Time: 38:24 MP3 Size: 13.2 MB Segment Times Apple Filing Announcement for OES with Jason […]

Live at BrainShare: Sentinel from Novell with Reed Harrison, and Novell Open Enterprise Server with Jason Williams

Tue, 03 Apr 2007 21:03:16 +0000

Caitlin, Erin and Ted chat with Reed Harrison about Novell Sentinel 6 and Jason Williams about Novell Open Enterprise Server 2. Again, this was live, so loosen up the earbuds and adjust the volume accordingly. Time: 40:26 MP3 Size: 14 MB Segment Times Novell Sentinel with Reed Harrison: 2:22 – 14:00 Novell Open Enterprise Server […]

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Live at BrainShare: Nat Friedman and Tomboy maintainer Boyd Timothy

Wed, 28 Mar 2007 21:07:08 +0000

Caitlin, Erin and Ted chat with Boyd Timothy about the Tomboy note-taking application in Pull out the earbuds and adjust the volume accordingly. Time: 50:06 MP3 Size:17.3 MB Segment Times Tomboy with Boyd Timothy: 1:28 – 18:07 Nat Friedman: 18:28 – 49:01 Links for this Episode: Tomboy project page Boyd Timothy’s blog Post: Road map […]

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Dynamic Storage Technology; BrainShare’s Installation and Migration Depot

Thu, 08 Mar 2007 22:00:59 +0000

Note: Our next edition of Novell Open Audio will be recorded at BrainShare in two weeks. We hope to see you there! Overview Repeat offender Jason Williams is back yet again. This time he brings in Novell Distinguished Engineer Dana Henriksen, the man behind Dynamic Storage Technology (formerly “Shadow Volumes”). We also interview Dean Ricker, […]

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SLED10 Design and Usability, News from Support

Thu, 22 Feb 2007 18:42:52 +0000

Overview On its initial release, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 (SLED10) met widespread acclaim for it’s smoothly polished look and feel, and some of the interface updates that it introduced to the GNOME desktop. Now with Service Pack 1 targeted for a spring 2007 release, we catch up with the woman in charge of SLED10 […]

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ZENworks & Windows Vista, Listener Feedback

Fri, 16 Feb 2007 23:42:47 +0000

Overview With SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 competing for desktop share against Windows Vista, many want to know if ZENworks will be able to manage both. We interview Martin on ZENworks support for Vista and SLED10, as well as what the ZENworks team will be doing at BrainShare 2007. Then we cover some recent listener […]

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Using Open Source at Novell, Daylight Saving Time

Thu, 08 Feb 2007 21:13:06 +0000

Overview Ted and Erin interview the guys in Novell IS&T to find out how and why they use open source software for running Novell’s business. Then comes News from Support, where we delve into what the upcoming change in Daylight Saving Time may mean to your organization. Time: 30:38 Size: 21.0 MB Segment Times Using […]

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ZENworks Linux Management and a Preview of BrainShare 2007

Thu, 01 Feb 2007 17:11:04 +0000

Overview Novell Open Audio returns! We open up our 2007 season with an interview about ZENworks Linux Management from product manager extraordinaire Tim Crabb. Then, with BrainShare 2007 rapidly approaching, we pull in Troy Monney and Mike Morgan to give us a preview of all the BrainShare goodness for 2007. Time: 48:39 Size: 33.4 MB […]

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Insight: Tools of the Back Line Support Gurus (Winter Shutdown Special Episode)

Thu, 25 Jan 2007 18:00:06 +0000

Overview So, how do Randy Goddard and Dave Mair actually help customers troubleshoot ailing servers? The gents from News from Support tell about the tools and techniques that they use to keep customers going. Time: 11:05 Size: 34.4 MB Notes for this Episode: Don’t forget that you can ask technical how-to questions for Linux for […]

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The Linux Foundation with Jim Zemlin

Mon, 22 Jan 2007 13:02:21 +0000

A merger between the Open Source Development Lab and the Free Standards Group yields a new organization to advance open source software and Linux: The Linux Foundation. Executive Director for the Linux Foundation Jim Zemlin reveals how the new organization plans to carry forward the missions and goals of its two predecessor organizations. Then we […]

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Ted and Erin Headed for Socal Linux Expo

Fri, 12 Jan 2007 21:43:48 +0000

Overview Erin and Ted tell about what they will present at Socal Linux Expo in February: how to set up virtualized systems on a Linux host using Xen. Time: 3:08 Size: 2.2 MB Notes for this Episode: Southern California Linux Expo website Our policy at Novell Open Audio World Headquarters is generally “No commercials, dangit!” […]

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Tip: Consolidating SLES9 going from Physical to Virtual (Winter Shutdown Special Episode)

Thu, 11 Jan 2007 18:00:54 +0000

Overview The intrepid Randy Goddard explains how you can migrate a physical SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 system to a Xen-hosted virtual system. Time: 7:14 Size: 6.63 MB Notes for this Episode: Xen: Install SLES 9 SP3 domU on SLES 10 XEN dom0

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openSUSE 10.2 Overview with Martin Lasarsch

Thu, 14 Dec 2006 00:11:06 +0000

Overview In this edition, we get an update from openSUSE developer and community advocate Martin Lasarsch about what’s new in openSUSE 10.2. Time: 31:40 Size: 21.7 MB Segment Times openSUSE: 3:08-29:47 Links for this Episode: openSUSE Wiki Download openSUSE 10.2 Funny Little Men Behind the Curtain: With the news that ATI may soon release Xorg […]

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Open Enterprise Server: Listener Questions about Linux

Thu, 30 Nov 2006 23:33:44 +0000

Overview Once again we bring Jason Williams back into the studio, this time to menace him with questions from our listener community. We delve into the differences between SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) and Open Enterprise Server (OES). We also consider the advantages of using the SLES-based version of OES compared to the NetWare-based version. […]

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The Open Enterprise Server 2 Preview Extravaganza Edition

Mon, 20 Nov 2006 18:59:15 +0000

Overview Product manager Jason Williams comes to the Novell Open Audio studio and talks Caitlin and Ted’s ears off about the next version of Open Enterprise Server. In fact, he talks so much that we can barely fit the intro and outro. Time: 48:22 Size: 33.3 MB Segment Times OES start: 2:12-27:44 Shadow Volumes overview: […]

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SLE10: System Scaling at the Kernel Level

Thu, 16 Nov 2006 22:50:36 +0000

Overview Kernel gurus Kurt Garloff and Hannes Reinecke share some of the work that they have been involved in regarding scaling features in the Linux kernel for SUSE Linux Enterprise 10. And Randy and Dave return for another edition of News from Support. (Can Randy outdo Dave’s Xming tip?) Time: 45:16 Size: 30 MB Segment […]

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Special Report: CEO Ron Hovsepian on Novell and Microsoft

Wed, 08 Nov 2006 23:51:52 +0000

Overview After announcing the establishment of an agreement between Novell and Microsoft, Novell CEO Ron Hovsepian and Novell General Counsel Joe LaSala respond to some questions from Novell’s customers and the free software community. Time: 17:55 Size: 12.5 MB Links for this Episode: Novell and Microsoft – Additional details Press Release: Details of Agreement with […]

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SLE10: Technical Learning Options

Fri, 03 Nov 2006 00:19:40 +0000

Overview After announcing the establishment of an agreement between Novell and Microsoft, Novell CEO Ron Hovsepian and Novell General Counsel Joe LaSala respond to some questions from Novell’s customers and the free software community. Segment Times News: SUSE Linux 10.1 Reloaded: 1:26 openSUSE wiki as Training: 2:37-5:05 Cool Solutions Interview: 6:08-14:30 Novell Training Interview: 15:14-34:14 […]

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Going Upstream: SUSE Labs and GCC (GNU Compiler Collection)

Wed, 01 Nov 2006 21:14:36 +0000

Overview Michael Matz (SUSE team lead for the GNU Tool Chain) and Richard Guenther (GCC software engineer) explain their work with SUSE Labs. We learn about how Novell helps fund advancements of GNU/Linux infrastructure outside of the standard SUSE Linux product development cycle. Also, we finally get a proper introduction to Erin Quill. Segment Times […]

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Compiz Gets Forked

Mon, 09 Oct 2006 17:30:42 +0000

Compiz is the compositing window manager that works on top of Xgl or AIGLX to enable Desktop Effects. Recently, a community developer named Quinn Storm announced that she would start a compiz-based fork project called “Beryl,” citing frustration with Novell regarding getting her code fixes accepted into the Compiz upstream source tree. We called Compiz/Xgl […]

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SLE10: Going Mobile (a.k.a. “the Nuremberg Beer Garden Edition”)

Mon, 09 Oct 2006 17:28:19 +0000

SUSE's "Team Mobile" are continually making improvements in using Linux on laptops and connecting mobile devices to Linux systems. Team Mobile developers Timo Hoenig and Holger Macht taking us to a Nuremberg beer garden.

SLE10: Data Center Technology Foundation

Mon, 09 Oct 2006 17:26:59 +0000

Markus Kraft and Hannes Reineke explain technologies that form a foundation for data center Linux, and provide a cool tip for how you can set up your a miniature data center demo using…an iPod?! Erin sounds like he dialed in on a phone, and Ted shares what he learned about SUSE Labs during his recent […]

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SLE10: Linux clients in Active Directory, News from Support

Tue, 12 Sep 2006 17:16:46 +0000

Overview Samba hacker Lars Mueller explains new capabilities that he and Guenther Deschner team have been working on, allowing SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 to integrate into an Active Directory environment. From joining the Active Directory domain to initial login and Kerberos provisioning, this stuff is too cool. And Dave Mair and Randy Goddard are […]

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SLE10: Multiple Hardware Platforms

Wed, 06 Sep 2006 17:16:08 +0000

Chris Cooper from partner developer services cohosts and discusses his involvement helping Novell partners get their hardware and software ready for SUSE Linux Enterprise 10. Then, Technical Project Managers Bodo Bauer and Ihno Krumreich explain the processes to enable SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on so many different hardware platforms.

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Robert Love and News from Support

Thu, 31 Aug 2006 17:13:22 +0000

Robert Love returns to Novell Open Audio and he’s got a new job! Randy Goddard and Dave Mair are back and up to their usual geek antics in News from Support. Please take a moment to fill out our Novell Open Audio Semi-anniversary Listener Survey. We will randomly select two listeners to receive a Limited […]

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SLE10: Security & Assurance

Fri, 25 Aug 2006 17:12:46 +0000

SUSE Linux security architect Roman Drahtmueller co-hosts and provides an overview of many of the processes and considerations that go into creating and maintaining the SUSE Linux Enterprise platform. Roman calls Dr. Crispin Cowan into the studio to explain how Novell AppArmor helps to defend applications from potential vulnerability exploits. Resources and Links for this […]

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SLE10: AutoBuild and Quality Assurance

Wed, 23 Aug 2006 17:11:30 +0000

How do SUSE engineers create an enterprise operating system? We learn how AutoBuild works from lead engineer Michael Schroeder, and AutoBuild team leader Rudi Oertel. Then the leads of two SUSE quality assurance teams, Chris Hueller and Ollie Ries, explain how they standardize and automate SUSE Linux Enterprise testing processes. Resources and Links for this […]

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Jeremy Allison at LinuxWorld Expo

Wed, 16 Aug 2006 17:09:08 +0000

Jeremy Allison returns to Novell Open Audio, this time in front of a live audience at LinuxWorld Expo. (Skateboarders beware!)

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Nat Friedman at LinuxWorld Expo

Tue, 15 Aug 2006 17:08:29 +0000

We speak with Nat Friedman at LinuxWorld Expo in front of a live audience.

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GroupWise Mobile Server, LinuxWorld Expo Overview

Wed, 09 Aug 2006 17:07:14 +0000

The Novell Events Team tells us what Novell has to offer at LinuxWorld Expo next week in San Francisco. Then, members of the GroupWise team join tell us about GroupWise Mobile Server, powered by Intellisync.

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SLE10: Novell Customer Center

Fri, 04 Aug 2006 17:04:30 +0000

Kim Eaves and Bryan Cardoza come to our Novell Open Audio confessional to tell us what this activation on Linux stuff is all about, and why the Novell Customer Center was created.

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SLE10: Top 5 Reasons for SUSE Linux Enterprise 10

Wed, 02 Aug 2006 17:03:51 +0000

Getting away from marketing talking points, Getting away from marketing talking points, we get two SUSE engineering insiders, Gerald Pfeifer and Mihnea Istinie, to give us a their perspective as to why to use SUSE Linux Enterprise. But first, Ted and Erin provide a short review of their trip to LugRadio Live and the SUSE office in Nuremberg.

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SLE10: SUSE Linux Enterprise 10 and Eric Anderson

Fri, 21 Jul 2006 17:03:06 +0000

Eric Anderson tells us about his experience as one of the lead people involved in the integration of SUSE and Novell. Throughout the development of SUSE Linux Enterprise 10, Eric has been Vice President of Engineering of SUSE. Technology, culture and people...we love it when we can cover all three in one show.

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A Show About Nothing

Fri, 07 Jul 2006 17:02:02 +0000

Just back from the GNOME conference, Ted discovers that nearly everyone at Novell has gone on holiday. So we dispatch a couple brief updates and a short "News from Support" segment.

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The GNOME Main Menu with Jimmy Krehl

Wed, 05 Jul 2006 17:01:14 +0000

Main menu main man Jimmy Krehl explains the work that brought about the newly renovated primary navigation interface of SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10.

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Xgl/Compiz update with David Reveman

Wed, 05 Jul 2006 17:00:30 +0000

David Reveman returns to Novell Open Audio and tells us where he wants to go next with Xgl/Compiz (the system underlying SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10's Desktop Effects).

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Helix Banshee update with Aaron Bockover

Mon, 03 Jul 2006 16:59:52 +0000

Helix Banshee update with "The Mighty" Aaron Bockover discusses what he wants to do next with Banshee. Will Banshee be banishing Bacon? You better believe it.

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Desktop Search (Beagle) with Joe Shaw

Mon, 03 Jul 2006 16:59:13 +0000

Beagle project maintainer Joe Shaw tells about his work to build the system that enables Desktop Search on SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10, and where he wants to go next with Beagle.

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NetworkManager with Robert Love

Fri, 30 Jun 2006 16:57:46 +0000

Kernel developer Robert Love tells about the work he has been doing on NetworkManager, including support for encrypted wireless and VPN access.

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Tango Project, News from Support

Fri, 23 Jun 2006 16:56:37 +0000

Jakub Steiner discusses the Tango project with Ted. Randy Goddard--is this guy becoming a regular?--joins Dave Mair for News from Support.

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ZENworks 7 Support Pack 1 with Martin Buckley

Fri, 16 Jun 2006 16:54:12 +0000

Martin Buckley returns to the Novell Open Audio studio discuss Cool Blogs and ZENworks. He leaves behind a greasy film of nacho cheese flavored powder.

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Novell Authorized Beta Program, News from Support

Fri, 09 Jun 2006 16:53:35 +0000

Beta Manager Beverly Brown tells us the ins and outs of the Novell Authorized Beta program. Dave Mair brings in Randy Goddard for News from Support. Ted shares some of the recent goings-on in the Novell Community.

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SAMBA with Jeremy Allison, Mad Penguin’s Adam Doxtater

Fri, 02 Jun 2006 16:52:43 +0000

The legendary Jeremy Allison graces Novell Open Audio's studio to tell Erin and Ted about the SAMBA project, and why he decided to join Novell. Adam Doxtater from tells us why he is one of SUSE Linux's newest converts.

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Identity Manager Designer, News from Support

Mon, 22 May 2006 16:48:19 +0000

Correspondent Lee Howarth investigates the Designer component of Novell Identity Manager 3. Then Dave Mair tells us some of the latest from Novell Support.

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Drivers Announcement

Thu, 18 May 2006 16:47:43 +0000

Kurt Garloff and Susanne Oberhauser share more details about the May 17 press announcement about how Novell will be working to automate driver updates on SUSE Linux Enterprise.

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SUSE Linux 10.1 Unleashed

Thu, 11 May 2006 16:46:51 +0000

Martin Lasarsch tells us about all the cool stuff in SUSE Linux 10.1

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Novell Videos and FLAIM

Fri, 05 May 2006 16:46:08 +0000

Ted reports in from travels abroad. A listener requests some words from the Novell video guy, Russ Dastrup. Erin Quill delves into FLAIM, the database underneath eDirectory, GroupWise, and iFolder. Bret Dayley lays down geek rap.

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Novell Client for Linux and News from Support

Mon, 17 Apr 2006 16:44:32 +0000

Tens of thousands of organizations worldwide use either NetWare or Open Enterprise Server. Many of these organizations have told Novell that in order to start using Linux as a desktop OS, they must have a way for desktop Linux systems to simply and easily connect to their Novell infrastructure. Jason Williams tell us how Novell is bringing this to life. (The Developers went AWOL. Actually, AWL.)

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Xgl with David Reveman

Fri, 07 Apr 2006 16:43:51 +0000

The amazing graphics of Xgl greatly advances the usability of the Linux desktop. David Reveman is the primary driving force behind Xgl.

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Tech Lab: Other Linux clients

Fri, 24 Mar 2006 16:39:34 +0000

Cort Ouderkirk and Jim Wilcock describe two special-purpose uses for Linux desktops: points-of-service and thin clients.

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Tech Lab: The Magical MythTV Session

Fri, 24 Mar 2006 16:37:18 +0000

Uber-geek Jeff Price delivered a wild breakout session that quickly rose to legendary status among BrainShare attendees. Jeff showed how to run MythTV, an open source Personal Video Recorder (PVR), on SUSE Linux. Jeff combined cool tech and hilarious showmanship to make one of those sessions that makes BrainShare the industry icon that it is.

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Tech Lab: Mono

Thu, 23 Mar 2006 16:35:22 +0000

Paco Martinez tells us the latest on the Mono Project.

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Tech Lab: Novell Client for Linux

Tue, 21 Mar 2006 16:30:51 +0000

Suzan Jensen gives us a short update on the utility that makes Linux desktop a good citizen on a Novell network: the Novell Client for Linux.

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Partner Spotlight: Appgen

Tue, 21 Mar 2006 16:29:34 +0000

Joanie Mann from Appgen Business Software talks to Clint Carroll from BrainShare 2006. Appgen delivers accounting products to Linux for both the Small & Medium and Enterprise Market.

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Partner Spotlight: blackduck

Mon, 20 Mar 2006 16:26:44 +0000

blackduck offers indemification assurance for enterprises and ISV's who are using open source software. They also have an ASP model so Novell partners can put blackduck into their service offerings.

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Tech Lab: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10

Mon, 20 Mar 2006 16:24:37 +0000

Marketing Manager Clive Bearman is kept honest by SUSE Linux project manager Gerald Pfeifer.

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BrainShare ’06 BackStage: Monday

Mon, 20 Mar 2006 16:16:05 +0000

Novell Open Audio brings you backstage at BrainShare to talk with people who did the technology demos in the Monday keynote session. Crispin Cowan comments on his demo of Novell AppArmor. Robert Wipfel and Lars Marowsky talk about the clustering technology they demo'ed. Eric Anderson sums up the demos and how to find more about SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 at BrainShare.

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Novell Chief Technology Officer Jeff Jaffe

Sat, 18 Mar 2006 16:15:21 +0000

A special pre-BrainShare interview with Jeff Jaffe, the man over the entire software development organization at Novell.

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