Short bio: Computer Scientist, FOSS supporter (read more)
Tux Machines (TM)-specific
Andreas Jaeger was recently appointed as product manager of SUSE so we talked to him about his new role, the relationship between SUSE and the openSUSE community and SUSE's emergence after being sold and much more.
Muktware: Can you tell us about the relationship between SUSE the company and openSUSE the community? How does SUSE coordinate with the openSUSE teams?
AJ: openSUSE is an Open Source project run by the people engaged in it and governed by the openSUSE board where the chairperson gets appointed by SUSE but everybody else is elected. Many of the people engaged in openSUSE are SUSE employees and SUSE is the primary sponsor of the project.