New Installation ExperienceIf you want install from openSUSE 11.3 or former one, or want to clean-install, download and use install media as you done before. But if you want to install from openSUSE 11.4, you can update with this approach. Of course, it's easy.
New Cloud ExperienceopenSUSE 12.1 supports cloud solution - named "OwnCloud". You can seemlessly use Dropbox, Ubuntu One, Facebook and so forth via OwnCloud.
New Backup ExperienceopenSUSE 12.1 also supports "Snapper" - the backup system with using snapshot feature of btrfs. If you want to use this feature, you should use btrfs file system.
Comparison with OS X LionIMO, these UXs are corresponding to OS X Lion's ones.
|openSUSE 12.1||OS X Lion|
|Update Experience||easy to upgrade from openSUSE 11.4||easy to upgrade from OS X SnowLeopard|
|Backup Experience||Snapper||Time Machine|