Formerly SUSE Linux and SuSE Linux Professional, OpenSUSE is a Linux distribution and project that is sponsored and developed by the German software company, SUSE Linux GmBH and others. OpenSUSE was initially released in October 2005 and is currently one of the widely used operating systems across the world. This is why the OS is available in many languages including English, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, and many more. The operating system is an open-source software that is designed and developed for applications on desktops, workstations, and servers. It also focuses on developing tools, user-friendly desktops, and feature-rich server environments for software developers and system administrators.