Become an Innovation Hero

It’s easy for us to know whenever we are fulfilling our purpose at SUSE: it’s every time we help a customer become an innovation hero. See why some of the most cutting-edge companies are already entrusting SUSE with their mission critical needs.

This is exactly why these and many other leaders in their space bet their mission critical computing and IT management needs on SUSE:

Hear the stories from our customers and why two-thirds of them give SUSE the perfect score.

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Herald the Future of Your Enterprise with SUSE and Rancher

The leading Linux operating system meets the most widely-adopted enterprise Kubernetes management platform. SUSE and Rancher are now one company!

With us, you have full control to innovate everywhere—from the data center, to the cloud, to the edge and beyond.

Tackle your business challenges today with the freedom to evolve your strategy tomorrow.

1000 Reasons for SUSE

Simplify, Modernize, Accelerate

We are here to support your cloud native journeys and achieve their digital transformation goals.


Simplify and optimize your existing IT environments


Bring applications and data into modern computing


Accelerate business transformation through the power of open source software

A Rich History as an Open Source Pioneer

The Linux Pioneering years.

1992 to 2000

Growing the global ecosystem

2001 to 2010

Enabling the Always Open Data Center

2011 to Present

From Linux OS Pioneer to software-defined infrastructure and beyond

2017 to Present

Our Leaders

Melissa Di Donato | Chief Executive Officer

Melissa Di Donato is Chief Executive Officer of SUSE and is responsible for all aspects of the SUSE business and its worldwide growth. She has spent more than 20 years in technology as a leader delivering innovative and transformative cloud solutions and software technologies for customers around the world. She is dedicated to building high performing teams, ensuring diversity across the business, and developing multi-channel go-to-market strategies.

Prior to SUSE, Melissa was the Global Chief Operating Officer for the Digital Core at SAP and Area Vice President at for EMEA and APAC. Melissa continuously receives awards and accolades throughout her career including, CEO Today Magazine’s Europe Awards 2020, one of the Top 10 most influential women in U.K. Technology, and the Technology Woman of Achievement award by Women in the City, amongst many others. She is a Non-Executive Director of publicly listed Burgundy Technology Corporation, Executive in Residence for Notion Capital, and the Chair of the Technology Group of the 30% Club – an organization with the goal of achieving 30 percent female directors on S&P 100 boards by 2023. Melissa is the Founder of Inner Wings, a charity that was created to help build confidence and courage in young girls with the goal of creating a world of empowered and determined women. She is also the author of three children’s books.

Melissa is SUSE's first female CEO and completed her education at American University, graduating with an MBA in International Business and a Master’s degree in Russian. She lives in the United Kingdom.

Join the SUSE Community—Together we are stronger.

Changing the world is not something you can do on your own, but we are driven by the power of many. If you believe in a world with no limits, and that great things happen when great people come together—join us!

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