- Technical Specifications
- Documentation (HTML and PDFs)
- Support Lifecycle (EOL)
- Training and Certifications
- Customer Success Stories
- 3rd party (ISVs) software/application suppor
- Subscription and Pricing Policies
Download! - [ http://download.novell.com ]
This is the entry page to all Novell software downloads. Simply select the appropriate SUSE Linux Enterprise product and version (optional) from the drop-down list to continue.
Quick, generic SLES search will yield this page - [ LINK ]
This contains all relevant technical specifications for the specific SLE product. Neatly categorized into 4 Tabs titled Systems Requirements, Package Descriptions, Kernel Limits and File System Support.
SLE Desktop 11 - [ http://www.novell.com/products/desktop/techspecs.html ]
SLE Server 11 - [ http://www.novell.com/products/server/techspecs.html ]
SLE Desktop 10 - [ http://www.novell.com/products/desktop10/techspecs.html ]
SLE Server 10 - [ http://www.novell.com/products/server10/techspecs.html ]
SLE Server 9 - [ http://www.novell.com/products/server9/techspecs.html ]
Documentation (HTML and PDFs) - [ http://www.novell.com/documentation/suse.html ]
This is the starting point for SLE Desktop and Server documentation across all versions. You may choose to browse the docs online (HTML) or download the whole lot for a version as a zip file of PDFs.
Support Lifecycle (EOL)
A few important links here to understanding enterprise support for SLE, EOL dates, other support options and support knowledgebase.
Support Lifecycle - [ http://support.novell.com/lifecycle ]
SLE Support Lifecycle Chart - [ Link ]
Long Term Service Pack Support - [ http://www.novell.com/linux/service-pack-support.html ]
Extended Support Service Request Package - [ http://support.novell.com/lifecycle/extended_support.html ]
Novell Support Knowledgebase - [ http://www.novell.com/support/microsites/microsite.do ]
Training and Certifications
Links to the latest (version 11) certification pages with information on certification exam process, syllabus and training courses available...
Certified Linux Desktop Administrator - [ http://www.novell.com/training/certinfo/clda ]
Certified Linux Administrator - [ http://www.novell.com/training/certinfo/cla ]
Certified Linux Professional - [ http://www.novell.com/training/certinfo/clp ]
Certified Linux Engineer - [ http://www.novell.com/training/certinfo/cle/11 ]
Customer Success Stories
Landing/search page - [ http://www.novell.com/success ]
Specific SLE customers - [ LINK ]
3rd party (ISVs) software/application support -
Subscription and Pricing Policies -
This page includes unique virtualization pricing policy of SLES on Xen and other virtualization technologies on x86 & x86_64 platforms.