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  1. 1. HISTORY OF OPENSUSE
  2. 2. Founded on September 2, 1992 in Germany, under the name Gesellschaft für Software- und Systementwicklung mbH (S.u.S.E. GmbH)
  3. 3. Developed by Roland Dyroff, Thomas Fehr, Hubert Mantel and Burchard Steinbild
  4. 4. S.u.S.E. Linux 1.0 was released in 1994
  5. 5. Novell, Inc. Acquired SUSE Linux in late 2003.
  6. 6. Novell, Inc. Acquired SUSE Linux in late 2003. CHANGES The development of the distribution was opened to public participation for the first time. Released Downloadable ISO Installer. Started the openSUSE Project. BEFORE Closed-source development process. Selling their distributions . NEXT RELEASE SOURCE CODE : 2 MONTHS AFTER IT WAS READY FOR PURCHASED.
  7. 7. NOVELL’s openSUSE Project Release of SUSE Linux 10.0. [BETA] Discontinued personal version then renamed the professional to simply SUSE LINUX . Version 10.2 : SUSE Linux Distro = openSUSE openSUSE provides the base for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server/Desktop and Open Enterprise Server
  8. 8. ATTACHMATE acquire Novell, Inc. on April 27, 2011 Splitted SUSE into a separate business from Novell
  9. 9. The new openSUSE
  10. 10. openSUSE 12.3 [KDE]
  11. 11. openSUSE current features FREE AND OPEN SOURCE. ABILITY TO USE DIFFERENT DESKTOP ENVIRONMENTS. NEW AND UPDATED SETS OF APPLICATIONS
  12. 12. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS CPU: Intel Pentium III 500 MHz or higher minimum, Pentium 4 2.4 GHz or any AMD64 or Intel64 CPU recommended. RAM: 1 GB, 2 GB recommended Hard drive: 3 GB for minimal system; 5 GB recommended for standard system
  13. 13. Advantages and Disadvantages.
  14. 14. ADVANTAGES openSUSE is FREE. openSUSE is OPEN SOURCE. openSUSE is much more SECURE compare to other OS. openSUSE is USER FRIENDLY. openSUSE has a large resource of softwares. openSUSE has a lot of support forums. openSUSE uses the YaST control center.
  15. 15. DISADVANTAGE BUGS
  16. 16. About the LOGO.
  17. 17. Current mascot of the distribution is a veiled chameleon officially named "Geeko"
  18. 18. For More Information : Visit http://www.opensuse.org/.

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