Why should I attend SUSECON?

What's in it for me?

Everyone has to be focused on the future. You are now under pressure to provide an infrastructure that is flexible as well as efficient. This is why at SUSECON this year we are focused on helping you build and define your future and why our full conference pass gives you so much more again this year.


Sessions to choose from


Hours of hands-on technology sessions


Expert-led demo stations

Complimentary certification exams, as part of your SUSECON registration and running all week so you don’t miss out. Take more certification exams than ever before and certify your expertise in Linux, OpenStack or Storage.


Hours of time to network with peers, partners and try out the latest technology at our technology showcase


Enjoy an extra day of training and choose from SUSE OpenStack Cloud, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE Manager Management or our SUSE Linux Enterprise solutions. Pre-SUSECON Technical Training

What to expect

The latest innovations in Linux, OpenStack, Ceph openATTIC, Cloud Foundry, and a host of other great open source technologies now available from SUSE® and from our technology partners.

  • Network with open source technologists and experts in their field
  • Gain new skills in our deep dive hands-on technical sessions
  • Gain insight through talking with peers
  • Compelling keynote content that inspires, informs and invigorates

Who is SUSECON for? YOU

Are you interested in discussing the latest technology innovations like software-defined storage, cloud or container technologies?
Would you like to see a SAP installation presentation or see Linux running on a mainframe?
Looking to understand the changes and challenges facing other business leaders’ data centers?
If so, this year’s SUSECON is the place to be.

Great opportunity to network and meet the fantastic staff from SUSE. Really inspired with lots of ideas to work on for the next year.
SUSECON 2016 Attendee

Convince your boss

Let's be honest. It can be difficult to persuade your boss to give you time off to attend events.
That's why we make sure SUSE events add value for you and your company.

Here's an email template you can use to help you get the boss on board.