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Whitepaper: Why Linux?: Metatron Technology Consulting's Guide to Linux Deployments

by Metatron Technology ConsultingJan 01, 2008

Linux as an operating system is open source, which means that the software and its source code are freely redistributable with or without fee. Various vendors then (including SuSE, Red Hat, and Mandrakesoft) bundle the core software with other programs creating a ""distribution."" This paper discusses what Linux is and why businesses might want to consider using it for various tasks.