Linux.com: Getting Started with the CentOS 4.4 Single Server CD
Mar 23, 2007, 03:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Gary Sims)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for
this link. ]
"Recently I needed to set up a server with all the usual server
components--Web, mail, and file sharing. It needed to be rock-solid
and reliable. I didn't want to download 4GB of software from the
Net, so I turned to CentOS' Single Server CD.
"CentOS, which stands for Community ENTerprise Operating System,
is an enterprise-focused Linux distribution built from the freely
available sources (under the GPL and similar licenses) from Red
Hat. CentOS 4 is based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and supports
the x86 (i586 and i686), x86_64 (AMD64 and Intel EMT64), IA64,
Alpha, and S390 and S390x architectures..."