SUSE Linux Enterprise from version 11 onwards, extending the regular support time 10 years , reports ITworld.
Not only diversions like video published yesterday chameleon is what has made the recent SUSECon 2013 held in the United States. Among other interesting news comes this extension of the life of SLES (SUSE Linux Enterprise Server) / SLED (SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop), that already leaves the German distribution as the operating system GNU / Linux with longer guaranteed support .
Remember that Red Hat did the same last year, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) also has 10 years of updates. Same for Oracle Linux, CentOS or Scientific Linux, clones most famous red hat distro.
However, the change in SUSE Linux Enterprise is different, as already provided 10 years of support now will be 13: 10 years of support regular (until now were 7) and other 3 years extended support (LTSS).
As prices have not changed much since the scale range from $ 60,000 for 100 servers, 500 servers $ 80,000, or $ 125,000 for unlimited servers.