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The most popular Web server Linux is...

Jul 26, 2010, 20:37 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)

[ Thanks to Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols for this link. ]

"Even a Linux fan might not have heard of CentOS Linux, but if you're a Web or other edge-server administrator I can guarantee you know about CentOS. That's because, according to Web Technology Surveys, in July 2010, "For the first time, CentOS is now leading the Linux distribution statistics on web servers with almost 30% of all Linux servers."

"What's CentOS, other than number 15 on DistroWatch's list of popular Linux distributions? Officially, CentOS is an "Enterprise-class Linux Distribution derived from sources freely provided to the public by a prominent North American Enterprise Linux vendor. CentOS conforms fully with the upstream vendors redistribution policy and aims to be 100% binary compatible."

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