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Buying Program Options: MLA (Master License Agreement) or VLA (Volume License Agreement).

MLA VLA
Ideal For

Large organizations who desire greater benefits based on long-term high volume purchasing commitments.

Customers of any size who want an easy, transaction-based process with the flexibility of purchasing licenses from a broad reseller channel.

Benefits

Rewards high volume commitment with greater discount levels, enhanced levels of support, price protection, and optional direct purchasing relationship with SUSE. Facilitates budgeting with annual renewal.

Simple to use and understand; no purchase obligation or minimum-purchase requirement. No contract signature required.

Purchase Through

Directly from SUSE or through a qualified SUSE reseller.

Select any SUSE reseller.

Discount Level

Annual spend qualifies customers for their tiered discount MLA program pricing levels. Transaction-based volume discounts may be applied to individual orders when specified quantity thresholds are exceeded.

Program discounts are available through SUSE Resellers, who set VLA Customer pricing. Transaction-based volume discounts may be applied to individual orders when specified license quantity thresholds are exceeded.

Counting Options

The counting options for SUSE products are contained in Exhibit A to the subscription Terms and Conditions available here.

The counting options for SUSE products are contained in Exhibit A to the subscription Terms and Conditions available here.

Subscription Offerings

Standard (12x5 support) or Priority (24x7 support) subscription coverage required for all SUSE products. These subscriptions include upgrade protection, updates and patches via the Customer Center, and Technical Support. Learn more about SUSE subscriptions. Learn more about unique benefits for MLA customers. See SUSE subscription Terms and Conditions here.

Choose from Basic (no support), Standard (12x5 support) or Priority (24x7 support) subscription levels. All three subscriptions include upgrade protection, updates and patches via the Customer Center, and Standard and Priority include Technical Support. Learn more about SUSE subscriptions. See SUSE subscription Terms and Conditions here.

Purchase Minimum

$1 million per annum net revenue to SUSE. Subsidiaries joining an existing contract may join for $5,000 per annum net revenue to SUSE.

None.

Contract & Term

Contract signed directly with SUSE; contract runs in two-year renewable terms.

No signed contract, no set term.

Associated Documents

*All dollar amounts in this table represent U.S. currency.

SUSE Studio is available for purchase as perpetual license with Basic, Standard, or Priority Maintenance. For more information on how to buy SUSE Studio or request a quote, visit the SUSE Studio How to Buy page.

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