Bright Cluster Manager Now Supports SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12


By Bright Staff | Feb 23, 2015 3:00:00 PM |



San Jose, California — Bright Computing, a leading provider of management solutions for clusters and clouds, today announced support for the latest version of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, version 12. Full support for the new operating system is available in Bright Cluster Manager®, enabling customers to deploy, manage, and monitor SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 clusters using the familiar Bright interface.

In addition to new core technologies like systemd and Wicked, by defaulting to btrfs (on the operating-system partition), SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 delivers advanced file-system capabilities that include full-system rollbacks. These enhancements will benefit any HPC or Hadoop cluster built using Bright Cluster Manager.

“SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 represents a step forward in commercial Linux distributions that many of our customers are looking for,” said Bright Computing CTO, Martijn de Vries.

“Having Bright Cluster Manager support for our latest software is important to us, since many of our customers use Bright to operate their SUSE Linux Enterprise Server deployments,” said David Byte, Sr. Technology Strategist at SUSE.

Bright Cluster Manager with full support for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 is available today. Contact Bright Computing or any of the company’s resellers and systems integrators for more information.

About Bright Computing

Bright Computing is transforming the way clusters are managed in the modern data center. Founded in 2009, Bright’s award winning cluster management software lets users monitor and build clusters of any size that are easy to provision, operate, monitor, manage, and scale. Bright partners include Amazon, Cisco, Cray and Dell. Customers include Boeing, NASA, Roche, Stanford University and the Tokyo Institute of Technology. Bright’s technology is running in over 500 data centers all over the globe. Bright has been recognized as a Red Herring Top 100 company and a Deloitte Rising Star winner, and was named Bio-IT World’s “Best of Show.”

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