The largest independent open source software company, SUSE made a commitment to help manufacturers of medical devices fighting COVID-19 by offering free services such as maintenance support for its container technologies in the medical devices.
SUSE solutions such as flagship SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) operating system and container technologies, which can be embedded in the medical devices, will be available immediately to help speed up time to market for the devices.
These programs and the support packages will to help to meet the urgent demand to get medical devices into the hands of users.
What SUSE is Offering Medical Device Manufacturers Fighting COVID-19?
The global pandemic, COVID-19 requires more than simply trying to survive as companies and individuals, So SUSE has determined to help as much as possible by doing what they do best. With cutting-edge open source technology and know-how which is capable of helping in the fight to save lives.
SUSE Linux Enterprise operating system can be built into, and help to run various kinds of devices, and hardware. And SUSE Embedded Linux features optimized system footprint for products, including medical devices.
While the container technologies include SUSE CaaS Platform, which allow companies to use Kubernetes to easily deploy and manage container-based applications and services, and Cloud Application Platform, that brings an advanced native developer experience to Kubernetes so organizations can get their applications on the cloud and to market faster.
SUSE commitments in Fight against COVID-19
SUSE customers cut across the pharmaceutical and research space, along with laboratories all over the world, which are all using supercomputers running on SUSE Linux Enterprise to find the solutions to health issues posed by COVID-19, including prevention, and treatment.
These technologies ensure the security and reliability of the devices they run on or manage, which is critical to arriving at a solution.
As open source is rooted in community, and through collaboration, unwavering compassion, and innovation, the global SUSE communities are stepping up to support all those who are involved in the fight against COVID-19.