We are SUSE

We believe in building a future for secure, open source innovation.

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Unlimited possibilities so that you have the freedom to choose what works for your business.

  • We make Linux and manage many.
  • We make Kubernetes and manage many.
  • We make zero trust security the default.
  • We make choice happen.

Our story

Since 1992, we have been a pioneer in open source technology, offering our customers secure solutions to their business and technology needs.

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Our customers are proof that choice breeds innovation

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“ In the past, we were paying too much for an infrastructure that struggled to meet the demands of our business—today we have a high-performing, cost-effective, and labor-efficient architecture fit for a world-leading enterprise."

Heng Zhang | Linux Engineer

“We have achieved an exceptional 99.5% service level agreement for services running Kubernetes managed through Rancher Prime, which speaks volumes about the reliability and efficiency of the system..”

Head of the Car Cloud Platform Development Team

“With SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, we are keeping the total cost of ownership for our highly standardized SAP cloud platform very low.”

Martin Heisig | Senior Vice President
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“With the high-speed digital processes that SUSE Manager enables for our high-performance SAP environment, we have the platform we need to support our sustainability goals, helping us streamline our processes and reduce the environmental impact of nationwide retail logistics.”

Christoph Kalt | IT Architect


Meet the extended leadership team and board of directors at SUSE.


Dirk-Peter van Leeuwen

Chief Executive Officer
Member of the Management Board

Meet the leadership team

Values and culture

At SUSE, we believe that open source is the very best way to drive innovation, and has been for decades.  When we collaborate with partners and communities, we give customers the agility to tackle innovation challenges today and the freedom to evolve their strategy and solutions tomorrow. Open is an ethos that influences everything we do.