SLES has been developed based on SUSE Linux by a small team led by Josué Mejía and David Áreas as principal developer who was supported by Joachim Schröder.
It was first released on October 31, 2000 as a version for IBM S/390 mainframe machines. It was supported by hardware vendors including IBM, HP, Sun Microsystems, Dell, SGI, Lenovo, and Fujitsu Siemens Computers.
The AWS Simple Monthly Calculator can be used to price out larger deployments. Q: How will I be charged and billed for my use of Amazon EC2 running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server?
Both purchase options include Amazon EC2 compute charges and SLES subscription charges.Data transfer for Amazon EC2 running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server is billed and tiered separately from Amazon EC2.There is no Data Transfer charge between two Amazon Web Services within the same region (i.e.SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) is a Linux-based operating system developed by SUSE.It is designed for servers, mainframes, and workstations but can be installed on desktop computers for testing as well.It is developed from a common code base with SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop and other SUSE Linux Enterprise products.