SuSE Linux 8.2 is an extremely friendly choice for Windows users. If you're switching or dual-booting, make this distribution your first choice.
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The extension runs until January 1, 2016. It again sees Microsoft commit to shelling out $100 million for Suse Linux Enterprise certificates and to refrain from suing Suse or its customers.
As Novell splits in two, VMware is seeking to snag its Suse operating system unit. If so, it would be much to the chagrin of Novell partner Microsoft.
VMware will standardize its virtual appliance-based products on Novell's Suse Linux Enterprise Server to try to ward off a growing threat from Microsoft.
SuSE Linux 8.2 Professional won't be available until mid-April, but CNET's Brian Cooley gets an early look at the new operating system with enhanced wireless and security features.
In an exclusive Face to Face interview with ZDNet Editor in Chief Dan Farber, SuSE Linux chief Richard Seibt talks about the impact of SCO's legal maneuvering, competition with Microsoft and the two-horse race with Red Hat to blaze the open-source trail from servers to desktops.
Novell has significantly upped the stakes in the developer tools market with SUSE Studio Online, which makes it super easy to build Linux-based appliances with minimum expertise.
At the Open Source Business Conference, the company reveals an expansive vision of the data center to go with the new version of its Suse Linux operating system.
The open-source company says the new version shows gains over its predecessors in terms of interoperability, mission-critical computing, and virtualization.
A new partnership aims to help software companies develop Suse Linux Enterprise-based virtual appliances that are tailored to VMware's ESX platform.