Next-Gen Open Source Solutions with SUSE and AWS

Develop and deploy next-generation and mission critical open source applications, SAP workloads or Kubernetes-based containerized applications on the world’s leading public cloud platform.

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How AWS and SUSE Work Together

SUSE and Amazon Web Services (AWS) have collaborated for a decade to help thousands of customers move enterprise workloads to the cloud. SUSE is an Advanced Tier AWS Technology Partner, Container Competency partner, and member of the AWS Public Sector Partner Program

Key Milestones:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server became one of the first enterprise Linux distributions available on Amazon EC2. (2010)
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications became in the AWS Marketplace to run SAP production workloads (2015)
  • SUSE supports the Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Services (Amazon EKS) for containerized workloads with SUSE Cloud Application Platform (2019)
  • SUSE selected as the winner of the AWS DACH Technology Partner of the Year Award (2020)

Read our latest blog post to learn more about our history or collaboration and innovation.

Support for SAP Applications and Environments

By choosing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, you will be able to run mission-critical SAP production workloads from SAP HANA, S/4HANA, and SAP NetWeaver on a Linux OS purpose built to optimize SAP applications.

SUSE Solutions Optimized for AWS

The following SUSE images, optimized by our cloud engineering team, and available on AWS:

  1. SUSE on-demand images
    • Purchased on a Pay-as-you-go, hourly basis as available in the AWS Marketplace or the AWS Management Console.
    • Pay as you go
  2. Bring-your-own-subscription (BYOS) image
    • Use existing products purchased from SUSE on a BYOS basis with images available as a Community AMI.

Check out our latest SUSE on AWS FAQ to learn more.

SUSE Public Cloud Update Infrastructure

By choosing SUSE in the AWS Marketplace, you automatically qualify to use the SUSE Public Cloud Update Infrastructure which provides access to supported packages, updates and security fixes for your current SUSE version.

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SUSE Solutions on AWS

Together SUSE and AWS offer customers solutions to build and run their open source applications on an IaaS solution stack, deploy and run SAP workloads and environments, and manage a cloud-native application delivery platform in the cloud on AWS.

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications

Migrating SAP workloads, from SAP HANA, S/4HANA, and SAP NetWeaver, or building the next generation of SAP-based applications, using SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications on AWS offers businesses a highly available, fault-tolerant and economical environment to innovate. Available on an on-demand, pay-as-you-go and Annual Subscription basis via the AWS Marketplace.

Learn more or get started on the AWS Marketplace

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on Amazon EC2

Whether developing new or moving existing applications to the cloud, SUSE offers software developers and enterprise IT organizations the opportunity to build and run their applications on a completely packaged Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solution stack that includes the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on AWS.

Get started on the AWS Marketplace or select SUSE Linux Enterprise Server through the AWS Management Console for Amazon EC2. And with 750 hours free through the AWS Free Usage Tier, it's risk-free to start using SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on Amazon EC2, today.

SUSE Cloud Application Platform on Amazon EKS

SUSE Cloud Application Platform includes a fully containerized implementation of Cloud Foundry and provides customers a lightweight, scalable, Kubernetes-native environment, to standardize and simplify application delivery and lifecycle management of traditional and cloud-native applications. Now available on Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS), a managed Kubernetes infrastructure service.

Learn more and watch the latest webinar ›

This solution is supported by the SUSE Cloud Application Platform Quick Start on AWS. Learn how you can you can launch the SUSE Cloud Application Platform Quick Start from your existing AWS account and request AWS Credits on the AWS Solution Space page for SUSE Cloud Application Platform.




SUSE on AWS FAQ

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications on AWS Outposts

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications both now support AWS Outposts, a fully managed service that offers the same AWS infrastructure, AWS services, APIs, and tools to virtually any datacenter, co-location space, or on-premises facility for a truly consistent hybrid experience.

Simplify and modernize your IT environment through bridging the gap between traditional and software-defined infrastructure to support business-critical workloads that require low latency access to on-premises systems, local data processing, data residency, and migration of applications with local system interdependencies in a hybrid cloud environment.

You can launch Amazon EC2 instances that run on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server through the AWS Management Console and then select the AWS storage, database, and other services that run locally on AWS Outposts. You may purchase images for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications in the AWS Marketplace and select the Outposts region available. You can access the full range of AWS services available in the AWS region to build, manage, and scale your on-premises applications to your Outpost using familiar AWS services and tools.

Learn more about AWS Outposts. Get started with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on Amazon EC2 in the AWS Management Console and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications in the AWS Marketplace. Find out more about SUSE on AWS in our FAQ. If you are looking for technical information, please visit the SUSE Product Documentation or review a reference architecture to help you get started.