- Reduced time to deploy new workloads
- Supported users with a third of the staff needed on alternative platforms
- Provided services to other schools with no additional resources
Participating members enjoy a number of benefits:
We have specialized buying programs to streamline software licensing. Use a SUSE buying program to purchase all of your software licenses, maintenance, and receive volume discounts. VLA provides a flexible, easy, and affordable way to purchase your solutions.
As a leading Open Source company, SUSE supports schools, higher learning institutions and the academic community in getting free access to its experience and knowledge gained over the years.
By 2020, 90% of software vendors will have an OSS strategy to stay relevant to the market, compared with 50% in 2017.
Schools, Universities & Administrations:
NOTE: Educational hospitals must meet ALL of the above specifications to be considered qualified to participate in SUSE Education Buying Program.
Educational Public Facilities:
NOTE: If questions arise on the qualified status of a specific institution, SUSE opinion will govern. It is the responsibility of the purchasing customer to ensure they meet SUSE academic qualifications. Customers not meeting these above criteria who purchase products under one of the SUSE Academic Education Program may be required to pay additional license fees to be legally licensed for such products. SUSE may cancel any license agreement used by non-qualifying customers.
SUSE collaborates with the following partners to provide joint benefits for academic institutions.