SUSE Container Images

The source for official SUSE base container images.

Tested, certified and enterprise-ready container images based on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server. Up-to-date with the latest security patches and offering the same features as the base OS.

Getting started with SUSE containers

Base Container Images

Lightweight images for container development

SLE BCI 15 SP5 Base Container Image

Image for containers based on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5.

SLE BCI 15 SP5 Minimal

15 SP5 Minimal container based on the SLE Base Container Image.

SLE BCI 15 SP5 Micro

A micro environment for containers based on the SLE Base Container Image.

SLE BCI Development Containers

Container images providing language development environments

SLE BCI Go 1.22 development

Go 1.22 development container based on the SLE Base Container Image.

SLE BCI Go 1.21-openssl development

Go 1.21-openssl development container based on the SLE Base Container Image.

SLE BCI Go 1.21 development

Go 1.21 development container based on the SLE Base Container Image.

Application Container Images

Containerized Applications maintained by SUSE

SLE Performance Co-Pilot (pcp) Container Image

Performance Co-Pilot (pcp) container based on the SLE Base Container Image. This container is only supported with podman.

SLE MariaDB Server

MariaDB Server container based on the SLE Base Container Image.

SLE PostgreSQL 16

PostgreSQL 16 container based on the SLE Base Container Image.

SLE BCI Beta Container Images

SLE BCI 15 SP6 Init

Systemd environment for containers based on the SLE Base Container Image. This container is only supported with podman.

SLE BCI 15 SP6 Micro

A micro environment for containers based on the SLE Base Container Image.

SLE BCI 15 SP6 BusyBox

15 SP6 BusyBox container based on the SLE Base Container Image.

Long-Term Service Pack Support

Images supported under an LTSS subscription

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 Base Container Image

Image for containers based on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4.

SLE LTSS BCI 15 SP3 FIPS-140-2

15 SP3 FIPS-140-2 container based on the SLE LTSS Base Container Image.

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 Base Container Image

Image for containers based on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3.

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Images

Full operating system containers

SLE BCI 15 SP5 Base Container Image

Image for containers based on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5.

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 Base Container

Image containing a minimal environment for containers based on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5.

Releases Out of General Support

These releases are no longer fully supported

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 Base Container

Image containing a minimal environment for containers based on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1.

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 Base Container

Image containing a minimal environment for containers based on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15.

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 Base Container

Image containing a minimal environment for containers based on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4.