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Distribution: OpenSUSE 13.2 64bit-Gnome on ASUS U52F
Yes it is possible.
For RedHat you have to buy the service, they will give you customer support. You could download and install CentOS which is a RedHad base community distribution.
For Ubuntu you can just download it and install it. If you need training or support you can pay Canonical and sign for their classes or just learn on your own.
I checked out the site you recommended, Pixellany. Is there any advantage for buying the DVD's pre-loaded? I also noticed that they sell the openSUSE 12.1 Software Repository on this site. I am having "deficiency hell" trying to install various software, despite installing the recommended software repositories from the OpenSuSE website. Maybe buying this disk is the solution?
I would add another question into the mix: what do you want to achieve with Linux? Do you want to understand how it works to the lowest possible level or do you want to have easy to use Windows replacement machine that does everything for you out pf the box with a single click of a mouse?
Answer to this question will help you choose the right distro.