The openSUSE Build Service Team has decided to rename its cutting-edge
packaging- and distribution build technology to Open Build Service. The new
name, while maintaining the well-known OBS acronym, signals its open and
The newe website will be openbuildservice.org
and is already up.
The announcement can be found on
On a second note, SUSE will start to provide OBS Developer Services starting
from the 2.3 release onwards. It offers support for configuration and setup as
well as code fixes. SUSE will be working with partners to enable and back them
to offer implementation and consulting services.
If you are interested in this in any way, please contact obs-support(a)suse.com
The SUSE announcement can be found here: