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SUSE Linux Enterprise Virtual Machine Driver Pack Feature Summary

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server includes commercial support for both Xen and KVM hypervisor technologies. And now you can run unmodified Windows applications with near native performance in virtual environments created with Xen or KVM. The same paravirtualized drivers in the SUSE Linux Enterprise Virtual Machine Driver Pack support both Xen and KVM.

  • Get more flexibility and control

SUSE Linux Enterprise Virtual Machine Driver Pack makes it easier and more feasible for Windows IT professionals to adopt Linux and open source virtualization hypervisors like Xen and KVM. With support for a much wider range of virtualized Windows and Linux services, you can meet the demands of an adaptive, responsive IT architecture. Bring the advantages of paravirtualization to your organization today. More ›

  • Enjoy paravirtualization with full enterprise support

In addition to maintenance and updates, get enterprise quality technical support from SUSE that inherits the support terms and conditions of your underlying SUSE Linux Enterprise Server host operating system. More ›

  • Extend the life of legacy and custom applications

Sometimes you need look no further than your virtual infrastructure to achieve enormous savings. The paravirtualized drivers in the SUSE Linux Enterprise Virtual Machine Driver Pack extend the useful life of your legacy and custom applications that are only supported on older operating systems. Now you can run these workloads on newer, more powerful, energy-efficient hardware, and save money in the long run.

  • Improve the performance of virtualized systems

The paravirtualized drivers in the SUSE Linux Enterprise Virtual Machine Driver Pack make it easy to achieve the level of performance you need, with support for a broad range of software and hardware. More ›

  • Get drivers for a comprehensive assortment of platforms

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 is in evaluation for a Common Criteria Certification, and multiple security modules are in process for a FIPS 140-2 Validation with the NIST.

  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7 SP1
  • Windows Vista SP2
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