open-slx GmbH markets open source based software products for end users and enterprise businesses. With Balsam Professional open-slx delivers an easy to install and quality assured Linux distribution, compatible to openSUSE, to home and small business users and provides first class support by phone and e-mail directly, or online with open-slx's own community platform community.open-slx.de. In its Balsam Enterprise product line, open-slx provides solutions enabling businesses to optimize their Linux based software development and maintenance, as well as their IT operations, more effectively and cost-efficiently. In tight collaboration with upstream open source projects, open-slx co-develops innovations, currently for instance Plasma Active, a context sensitive, multi-touch UX for new device classes such as tablet pcs. open-slx GmbH is a privately held company located in Nuremberg, Germany.