Arch Linux is Tops In the Server Room
Jan 13, 2011, 17:04 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Akkana Peck)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Linux server admins prefer lean, reliable, manageable Linux
distributions, and Arch Linux is one of the best.
"Seems like everybody's running Ubuntu these days. It's become
the default Linux distribution. I run it myself on several
"But it's not perfect for everything. Linux is all about choice,
and if you want something besides a standard system bogged down
with all the bells and whistles, there are lots of choices.
"And for a straightforward, lightweight, command-line based
Linux -- whether a server, an older desktop or laptop, or if you
just want to learn the Linux command-line better -- it's hard to
beat Arch Linux."