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Pros
"It has minimal updates compared to other distributions."

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"The most valuable feature is that there is an inbuilt HANA firewall.""The main feature is that Linux is flexible to work with for most web-based applications."

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Cons
"They could build more options into the wizard."

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"We have had trouble integrating Autodesk with the SUSE manager.""I would like to see better functionality for interacting with cloud-based systems."

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"When we first implemented this product, we had licenses for support."

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10,417
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9,256
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557
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10.0
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17,469
Comparisons
15,410
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
517
Avg. Rating
8.0
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Overview

CentOS Linux provides a free and open source computing platform to anyone who wishes to use it. CentOS Linux releases are built from publicly available open source source code provided by Red Hat, Inc for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

The modern and modular OS helps simplify multimodal IT, makes traditional IT infrastructure efficient and provides an engaging platform for developers. As a result, you can easily deploy and transition business-critical workloads across on-premise and public cloud environments.

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Air India, Akademicki Szpital Kliniczny (ASK), Allone, Altran, Apollo, ARCHIVA, Asia Innovatory Management School, ATLAS ELEKTRONIK GmbH, AutoData Norge AS, Baldor Electric, Business Connexion, CASIO, Ciclum Farma, Delta Lloyd, Edumate , HPE,  SAP SE,  Lenovo, BMW, T-Systems, UCX, Turners & Growers, Shenzhen Development Bank, Bosch Group, JK Tyres & Industries, IOCL, European Space Agency, Daimler AG, China Minsheng Banking Corp, Café Coffee Day, Unisys,  Petrochina Company Ltd, Fitch Ratings, ABeam Consulting Co Ltd, Tyro Payments, Rackspace, Pacific Textiles, ...
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider33%
Computer Software Company31%
Government7%
Financial Services Firm5%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company36%
Comms Service Provider22%
Manufacturing Company6%
Government5%
Company Size
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Small Business50%
Midsize Enterprise30%
Large Enterprise20%
REVIEWERS
Small Business14%
Midsize Enterprise43%
Large Enterprise43%
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CentOS is ranked 8th in Operating Systems (OS) for Business with 1 review while SUSE Linux Enterprise is ranked 6th in Operating Systems (OS) for Business with 2 reviews. CentOS is rated 10.0, while SUSE Linux Enterprise is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of CentOS writes "It allows us to freely use and test open-source technologies and solutions". On the other hand, the top reviewer of SUSE Linux Enterprise writes "Good performance, integrates well with Active Directory, and has an inbuilt HANA firewall". CentOS is most compared with Oracle Linux, Windows Server, openSUSE Leap, Red Hat Linux (RHEL) and Windows 10, whereas SUSE Linux Enterprise is most compared with Red Hat Linux (RHEL), openSUSE Leap, Ubuntu Linux, Oracle Linux and Oracle Solaris.

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