Novell recently announced that SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 is now available from Sun Microsystems on Sun Ultra Workstations. The Sun Ultra 20, Ultra 20 M2, Ultra 40 and Ultra 40 M2 Workstations are available with SLED, certified and supported by Sun. The workstations have been fully tested and YES Certified to run SLED as well.

“Sun is very pleased to extend our broad Linux OS offering on the Sun Ultra 20 and Ultra 40 Workstation to include SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10,” said David Simmons, Sun senior director of x64 Server/Workstation marketing. “SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop provides a compelling workstation-targeted offering for EDA, CAD/CAM, Oil & Gas, and other workloads. As a premier enterprise Linux distribution, SUSE Linux Enterprise offers Sun customers a vital platform for Sun’s x64 workstation line based on AMD Opteron processors.”

More info about Sun Ultra Workstations http://www.sun.com/desktop/index.jsp

The Novell press release is here.

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