SUSE Honors Customers of the Year for IT Transformation, Business Agility and Business Continuity

November 8, 2016

Global winners include SAP, Tyson Foods, Nan Shan Life Insurance and Aché Laboratórios Farmacêuticos


SUSE® today honored its 2016 Customers of the Year at SUSECON, its global end-user conference being held this week in Washington, D.C. The award recipients represent the four regions of the globe and are recognized for “defining their future” using SUSE open source solutions for IT transformation and increased business agility and continuity.

SUSE Customer of the Year 2016 award recipients by region are:

  • Aché Laboratórios Farmacêuticos S.A. – Latin America

  • Nan Shan Life Insurance Co. Ltd. – Asia/Pacific/Japan

  • SAP SE – Europe/Middle East/Africa

  • Tyson Foods Inc. – North America


“Celebrating the success of customers truly means something, because working together, SUSE’s solutions and services have made a tangible difference to their businesses,” said Ronald de Jong, SUSE president of Sales. “As a group and individually, these honored organizations were able to operate more efficiently, create new products and services faster, and ultimately beat their competition by harnessing the power and flexibility of open source platforms.”

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