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  1. 1. SUSE Linux Enterprise 10 Overview
      • Kevin Chin
      • Open Platform Solutions Technology Specialist
      • Novell/[email_address]
  2. 2. Who is Novell today?
  3. 3. Novell: uniquely qualified to help you with your biggest IT challenges
    • Cost
  4. 4. Novell brings together all the pieces to create an open enterprise Application Middleware Security Systems Management Database Operating System PROPRIETARY Application Middleware Security Systems Management Database Operating System OPEN SOURCE
  5. 5. Novell brings together all the pieces to create an open enterprise
  6. 6. Why SUSE Linux Enterprise 10?
  7. 7. SUSE Linux - Leading Linux Innovation
    • Firstenterprise distribution to ship on 7 architectures:
      • x86, x86-64, ia64, ppc, ppc64, s390, s390x
    • Firstenterprise distribution to ship 2.6 Kernel
    • Firstjournaling filesystem for Linux Kernel
    • FirstLinux distribution to receive Common Criteria CAPP/EAL2+, EAL3+ and EAL4+ certificate
    • Firstto ship with integrated IPsec support (1999)
    • Firstto rely on CIM standard for Systems Management
    • Firstenterprise distribution to ship Xen Virtualization
  8. 8. Novell and Open Source
    • Apache
    • AppArmor
    • Bandit
    • BetterDesktop
    • Eclipse
    • Evolution
    • GCC
    • GNOME
    • HULA
    • iFolder
    • KDE
    Linux Kernel Mono Mozilla MySQL Open Invention Network OpenLDAP OpenSSL openSUSE Openswan Open WBEM PHP Perl PostgreSQL Reiser rsync Samba Tomcat Xen XGL YaST **Novell is a leading contributor Novell is a key contributor to these and other open source projects:
  9. 9. Creating SUSE Linux Enterprise Various open source projects Rapidly growing in number of projects and their capabilities Isolated, uncoordinated efforts Linux for enthusiasts and individual end users Technical previews and leading edge applications Rich package set Crafted with AutoBuild Hardened, Secure, SupportedCertified for leading hardware and software platforms 7-year code maintenance guarantee Kernel XEN Apache ... SUSE Linux Enterprise SUSE Linux 10.1 SUSE Linux 10.0 SUSE Linux 9.3 SUSE Linux 9.2 openSUSE 10.2
  10. 10. SUSE Linux Enterprise 10 A Desktop to Data Center Platform
  11. 11. SWsoft and Novell
    • On March 15, 2007 - SWsoft announced they will ship Virtuozzo Operating System Virtualization bundled with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10
    • Provides customers with another option for virtualization on SLES 10
      • Driven by customer demand
      • Both enterprise deployment and hosting customers
    • Supported for x86, AMD64, EM64T and Itanium
    • Customers get support for the bundle through SWsoft
      • Support arrangement is in place with Novell
  12. 12. What's Included inSUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10?
    • Highlights
    • Web services: Apache, PHP/Perl, Python, Ruby, Java, ...
    • Databases: MySQL, PostgreSQL, ODBC
    • File/Print: Samba (CIFS w/ AD support), NFS, CUPS, etc.
    • Network Services :FTP, DNS, DHCP, NTP, Rsync, NIS, ...
    • Mailserver,Newsserver, ...
    • Security: AppArmor, Firewall, VPN, Anti-virus, Monitoring, Protocol analyzer, etc.
    • Virtualization: Xen, management tools
    • Clustering: High Availability Storage Infrastructure
    • ...TONS more!
    • All open source packages that are delivered with the SUSE Linux Enterprise distribution are included in Support.
  13. 13.
    • Products that work together for ourCustomers
    • New software solutions to address new market needs
      • Virtualization
      • Web Services-based Management
      • Document Format Compatibility
    • Reducedriskof deployment
    Partnership With Microsoft
  14. 14. Novell AppArmor for Application Security
    • Creates firewall around any Linux program, whether open source or proprietary
    • Prevents applications from granting unauthorized access to host system resources
    • Doesn't rely on an attack signature database
    • Defends exploitation of undiscovered vulnerabilities in applications
  15. 15. The SUSE Linux Enterprise Advantage
      • Interoperability
      • Virtualization
      • A Desktop to Data Center Platform
      • Unmatched Support
      • Best-in-class
      • Security, Performance
      • and Reliability
      • - SUSE Linux Enterprise is the only Linux distribution endorsed by Microsoft
      • - First distribution to ship with integrated Xen hypervisor - Integration with Novell ZENworks Orchestration Toolset
      • - Only Linux distribution with server, desktop, thin client, real-time and stack solutions
      • - More than 800 trained & certified Linux technicians
      • - Service Level Agreements met for 99+% of incidents
      • - 65% of all incidents responded to within five minutes
      • - Novell AppArmor application layer security
      • - Industry-leading scalability to 10 TB of physical memory and 1024 CPUs
      • - Built-in high availability cluster solutions
  16. 16. SWsoft and Novell
  17. 17. Business Benefits of Choosing SWsoft and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
    • Attractive pricing that matches your business model
      • SLES in a lease arrangement
    • Consolidate support for your SWsoft and Linux OS
    • Simplified payment, single purchase
    • Opportunity to brand the combined package that has a higher level of availability and gain service credibility with your customers
  18. 18. Technical Benefits of Choosing SWsoft and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
    • Smooth and seamless integration of the bundle stack
    • Maintained and Supported Linux distribution can be positioned as a high-end/premium offering to customers
    • Ability to offer certified and supported enterprise software solution stacks(eg, Database, Data Warehousing, etc.)
    • SLES customers get virtualization technology on Itanium with Virtuozzo
  19. 19. Contact Info
    • Additional info at
    • Visit us at our East Linux Team Blog
    Kevin Chin Linux Technology Specialist [email_address] 703-738-4410 John Harris OEM Linux Sales [email protected] Christian Rothe Director, Alliances EMEA [email_address] +49-911-74053-524
  20. 21. SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 Major Areas of Investment
    • Virtualization
      • Xen 3 for SMP, PAE and 64-bit CPUs
      • Server Consolidation, Compatibility
      • Scheduled Maintenance
    • Deployment and Management
      • CIM Providers and Improved YaST
      • Pattern Deployments
    • Security
      • Application Security, EAL4+
      • Network Detection, Monitoring
      • Secure Encapsulation with Xen
    • Performance and Scalability
      • 1024 CPUs, 10+TB Memory
    • New Hardware and Update Drivers
      • x86, x86-64, ia64, ppc, ppc64 and s390x
      • New storage, network & graphics drivers
      • Hotplug Improvements
    • High-availability Storage Foundation
      • Clustered File System OCFS2, EVMS
      • HA with Heartbeat 2 (up to 16 nodes)
      • NFS v4
      • iSCSI Target and Initiator
      • DRBD to build HA Clusters
    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server enables businesses to deliver mission-critical IT services with enhanced security and reduced costs whileimproving data center reliability and performance.
  21. 22.
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