systemd in SUSE® Linux Enterprise 12

Introduced with SUSE® Linux Enterprise 12, systemd is the new system startup and service manager for Linux, replacing the old System V init (SysV init). Now you can forget everything you ever knew about how Linux systems start up and manage services. systemd is different, and you need to understand how to work with it.

SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server 12

Included with SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server 12 are the latest open-source virtualization technologies, Xen and KVM. With these hypervisors SUSE Linux Enterprise Server can be used to provision, de-provision, install, monitor and manage multiple virtual machines (VM guests) on a single physical system.