SUSE Volume Software Licensing Programs

A SUSE Linux Enterprise subscription combines the Linux platform with the excellent engineering, industry-recognized training and world-class support that can help your organization be successful. With SUSE Linux Enterprise, you can have low total cost of ownership, excellent products and high-quality services.

In addition to Linux platform for business computing, your subscription includes:

  • Award-winning technical support
  • First Look on-demand training
  • Maintenance updates, service pack releases, hardware enablement and security and bug fixes
  • Entitlement to the Subscription Management Tool for SUSE Linux Enterprise
  • Rights to upgrade to new versions of the SUSE Linux Enterprise family of products
  • A predictable lifecycle commitment
  • Opportunities to participate in new beta product testing
  • Protection under the SUSE Technology Assurance Program, including extensive intellectual property (IP) coverage
  • Assurance of compatibility with thousands of hardware and software products

To learn more about volume licensing or to place an order, contact your Dell software sales representative.

SUSELicensing Program
Program TypeSubscription
Organizations ServedCompanies of any size
Key BenefitsHardware and software certification; IP indemnification; maintenance and technical support for your open-source software; volume pricing
Signed Contract Required?No
Term1-year, 3-year or 5-year subscriptions; co-termination available for easier administration
Forecasting Required?No
Minimum Purchase Requirement?One subscription; larger discounts based on volume purchased
Minimum ReorderOne subscription
Upgrade ProtectionAutomatic access to all updates while under subscription; ability to use any generally available version of product during subscription period
Technical SupportSupport level varies by subscription, 24x7x365 available
MediaDownload software for free; media available for purchase