openSUSE Leap 15 has been released by OpenSUSE project. This released based on the upcoming SUSE Enterprise Linux 15 series that offers better stability and long-term support, also features updated components and technologies designed for power users.
Major highlights of the openSUSE Leap 15 operating system include a new partitioner implemented in the installer, integration with the Kopano open-source groupware application suite, Firewalld as the default firewall management tool, a new classic “server” and “transactional server” system roles with read-only root filesystem and transactional updates, cloud optimizations, and a brand-new look that’s been closely aligned with SUSE Linux Enterprise.
openSUSE Leap 15 also improves the YaST (Yet another Setup Tool) and AutoYaST system setup and configuration tools, and updates various of its components to new releases. Among these, we can mention the Linux 4.12 kernel, OpenSSL 1.1.0, PHP 7, and systemd 234.
For OpenSUSE Leap 15 KDE edition is features KDE Plasma 5.12 LTS as default desktop, include KDE applications 17.12 , LibreOffice 6.0 office suite, Mozilla Firefox 60 web browser, Mozilla Thunderbird 52 email and news client, VLC 3.0 media player.