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Open Enterprise Server Version Comparison

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Feature OES 2015 OES 11 OES 2 OES 1 NetWare 6.5

Content & Application/Open Source Service

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Yes Yes No No No
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 No No Yes No No
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 No No No Yes No
Mono Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Apache Web Server Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Tomcat Servlet Engine Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MySQL Database Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Perl Scripting Support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
PHP Scripting Support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
FTP Support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
SOAP Server Yes Yes Yes Yes No
DNS/DHCP Servers Yes Yes Yes No Yes
XEN Virtual Machine Yes Yes Yes No No
KVM Yes Yes no No No

Networking and Productivity Services

Micro Focus iFolder Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Micro Focus iPrint Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
NetStorage Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
File Versioning No Yes Yes No Yes
OES Windows Client Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
OES Client for Linux Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Directory-integrated DNS/DHCP Servers Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Apple Filing Protocol Support Yes Yes Yes No Yes
SMB v1 Yes Yes Yes No Yes
SMB v2 Yes No No No No
64-bit NetIQ eDirectory Yes Yes Yes No No

Management Services

Domain Services for Windows Yes Yes Yes No No
Upgrade Utility A single graphical interface for upgrading services on any server. A single graphical interface for upgrading services on any server. A single graphical interface for upgrading services on any server. No No
Remote Upgrades (RPM Support) Yes Yes Yes Yes No
YaST Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Server Consolidation Migration Utility Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Global Directory Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Directory Synchronization Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Multi-factored Authentication Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Graded Authentication Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Advanced Authentication Support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Storage Resource Management Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Global Server Management Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Global Health Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Auditing Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

NSS and NCS

Active Directory Integration Yes No No No No
Greater than 8 TB Pools and volumes Yes No No No No
Greater than 2TB partitions Yes Yes No No No
Linux Volume Manager Yes Yes No No No
NSS Pool Move Utility Yes Yes No No No
Dynamic Storage Technology Yes Yes Yes No No
Business Continuity Clustering Yes Yes No Yes
Storage Scalability yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Native Windows Client Support for 4 GB Files Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Native Mac OS X Client support for 4 GB Files Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Native UNIX, Linux Client Support for 4 GB Files Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Snapshot Backup Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Fibre Channel SAN Support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
iSCSI SAN Support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Clustering Services Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
GEO Site Failover Planned Yes Yes Yes Yes

Other Features

Small Footprint CIMOM Yes Yes No No No
Multi-processor Support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Support for more than 4gb of RAM Yes Yes Yes No No
32-bit CPU Support No No Yes Yes Yes
64-bit CPU Support Yes Yes Yes No No

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