SUSE OpenStack Cloud is based on OpenStack, the leading open solution for private clouds. As the OpenStack ecosystem of software and hardware vendors continues to grow, it's critical to know which pieces have been tested together, work seamlessly, and are supported. That's why SUSE is partnering with leading cloud technology companies to certify our joint solutions, help customers build-out their private cloud infrastructure and take full advantage of their investment.

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Midokura is a network virtualization platform that provides a software layer directly within existing physical network hardware, making the once costly and burdensome physical machine a virtual platform that can scale to hundreds of thousands of virtual ports. Midokura’s distributed virtual networking platform takes care of all of the existing networking functions currently found in OpenStack.

Joint Solution Flier


PLUMgrid Open Networking Suite (ONS) for OpenStack is industry’s first software-only virtual networking suite that provides terabits of scale out performance, production-grade resiliency, and secure multi-tenancy for businesses to build agile cloud networks.

Nuage Networks

Nuage Networks delivers an OpenStack plug-in for its Virtualized Services Platform that establishes the network services required to deliver cloud applications across thousands of tenants in a policy-driven manner.


Infoblox develops advanced network provisioning software that enhances the user's ability to provision IP addresses and other core IP networking service elements such as DNS and DHCP parameters, to cloud environments. Through a series of adapters, Infoblox enables users to gain control of their cloud network environments and rapidly provision and de-provision IP addresses to virtual machines and network elements.


CPLANE software enables you to quickly create hybrid-cloud infrastructure in multiple data centers in multiple locations using OpenStack.


Cloudbase Solutions

Cloudbase Solutions is dedicated to interoperability and cloud computing. Cloudbase is the developer of compute, storage and networking drivers that enable Windows interoperability with OpenStack. The Hyper-V compute driver included with SUSE OpenStack Cloud allows Hyper-V compute nodes to be added to an OpenStack cloud.


SUSE and VMware have been alliance partners for more than 10 years. SUSE OpenStack Cloud supports ESX workloads and has integrated configuration support for VMware NSX software-defined networking.

Storage & Data


NetApp creates innovative storage and data management solutions that deliver outstanding cost efficiency and accelerate business breakthroughs. NetApp's OpenStack Block Storage integrations enable feature-rich block storage services that support both cloud-native and traditional enterprise applications.

EMC Corporation

EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. The EMC ViPR Controller leverages existing storage infrastructures for traditional workloads, but provisions new ViPR Object Data Services (with access via Amazon S3 or HDFS APIs) for next-generation workloads. ViPR Object Data Services integrate with OpenStack via Swift and can be run against enterprise or commodity storage.


Tesora enables truly open Database as a Service (DBaaS) from any public, private or hybrid cloud environment. The Tesora Database as a Service platform is an enterprise-hardened version of OpenStack Trove that offers secure, private cloud access to the most popular open source and commercial databases through a single consistent interface.


Providing converged functionality that maximizes performance and capacity utilization, Huawei storage products meet a wide range of needs: Entry-level, mid-range, and high-end enterprise applications; Big Data; vertical industry applications; and cloud storage applications. Huawei volume drivers are included with SUSE OpenStack Cloud.



Whether you are a service provider billing tenants for cloud services, or an enterprise needing showback and customer self-service, Talligent delivers a fully-functional, simple to use cloud management solution built specifically for OpenStack and hybrid cloud management.

Joint Solution Flier


All you need is Leostream and a display protocol, and OpenStack becomes a solution that allows organizations and MSPs to host virtual desktops with ease.


UForge for SUSE OpenStack Cloud lets you template your software and migrate live servers to SUSE OpenStack Cloud in minutes directly from a single, easy-to-use portal.



Pivotal Cloud Foundry offers your developers a production-ready application container runtime and fully automated service deployments, and lets operations teams sleep easier with the visibility and control made possible by platform-enforced policies and automated lifecycle management.


Ravello’s nested virtualization technology allows you to setup a SUSE OpenStack Cloud in Amazon Web Services or Google Compute Engine.



HPE and SUSE have joined forces to create the HPE ProLiant for SUSE OpenStack Cloud Reference Architecture. You can have an enterprise-class, easy-to-manage private cloud up and running more quickly and enjoy faster return on investment and lower total cost of ownership.

HPE Proliant for Private Cloud


Intel is committed to simplifying the path to delivering hybrid cloud services by developing the foundational technology that powers high-performance, energy-efficient, highly available, and secure cloud environments.

SUSE on Intel Cloud Builders


With integrated support for UCS Manager and the Cisco drivers for OpenStack networking in SUSE OpenStack Cloud, joint customers can rapidly deploy on-demand IT services with OpenStack, including full enterprise support.


SUSE and Dell have developed a reference architecture that brings together the versatility of OpenStack, the improvements SUSE has made to make it easier to deploy and manage, and industry-leading hardware and support from Dell.

Dell Reference Architecture for SUSE OpenStack Cloud


For deployment of OpenStack based Private Clouds, the Fujitsu OpenStack Private Cloud Implementation Service delivers a robust, high quality installation and seamless implementation based on SUSE OpenStack Cloud. This enables IT staff to focus on what is most important to their business, and realize a rapid return on investment for their new solution.


IBM Cloud Orchestrator is a cloud management platform for automating provisioning of cloud services using policy-based tools. It enables you to configure, provision, deploy development environments, integrate service management—and add management, monitoring, back-up, and security—in minutes.


Lenovo’s hardware portfolio provides the full range of features and functions that are necessary to meet the needs of small businesses all the way up to large enterprises. Lenovo uses industry standards in systems management which enables seamless integration into cloud management tools such as OpenStack.

Lenovo Reference Architecture for SUSE OpenStack Cloud

Stack Velocity

Stack Velocity and SUSE offer a tested and validated joint private cloud solution combining SUSE OpenStack Cloud and optimized hardware that includes server, storage and networking in an integrated rack.



Wipro is a leading Information Technology, consulting and business process services company. Wipro implements its open source hybrid cloud solution with SUSE OpenStack Cloud as its reference private cloud platform.

B1 Systems

B1 Systems delivers open source software consulting, training, support, and development services for enterprises around the globe.


HCL is a transformation partner for large enterprises and SMB's who are envisaging their journey in the cloud computing space by virtue of unparalleled competencies and capabilities with rich customer experience in Cloud engagements.