SUSE Studio™ Onsite is a Web application for building and testing appliances in a Web browser. It supports the creation of virtual appliances and live systems based on SUSE Linux operating systems. The publicly hosted version is available at http://susestudio.com.
This manual introduces SUSE Studio Onsite. It helps you perform key tasks like creating, testing, and deploying appliances. The manual is intended mainly for end users who want to make efficient use of SUSE Studio Onsite in everyday life.
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