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  • Ubuntu

    Ubuntu (pronounced oo-BOON-too) is an open source Debian-based Linux distribution. Sponsored by Canonical Ltd., Ubuntu is considered a good distribution for beginners. The operating system is intended primarily for personal computers (PCs) but can a... 

About Ubuntu Server

Based on the Debian Linux distribution and the GNU General Public License, Ubuntu Server's brand of open source software is distributed free as well as sponsored by Canonical Ltd. For many users, Ubuntu Linux is considered the Linux distro of choice given its performance, usability and more. In this section of our coverage of Linux operating system distributions, we cover Ubuntu Server distribution considerations. We cover basics and Ubuntu how-tos such as installing Ubuntu Server, configuring Ubuntu and migrating to Ubuntu from other Linux distributions as well as Ubuntu management, Ubuntu Server support, patches and updates for Ubuntu Server as well as general Linux news related to the Ubuntu distribution. We also compare Ubuntu with other Linux distros, such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Oracle Enterprise Linux and more.