Oracle Linux vs. openSUSE Leap

openSUSE Leap is ranked 9th in Operating Systems for Business vs Oracle Linux which is ranked 1st in Operating Systems for Business with 35 reviews. The top reviewer of Oracle Linux writes "Ksplice allows us to apply hot-patching without downtime and avoid scheduling issues across multiple organizations". openSUSE Leap is most compared with Ubuntu Linux, CentOS and Windows 10. Oracle Linux is most compared with RHEL, Oracle Solaris and CentOS.
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1,059 views|1,009 comparisons
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29,034 views|15,055 comparisons
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1,059
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1,009
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Followers
20
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29,034
Comparisons
15,055
Reviews
36
Followers
314
Avg. Rating
8.7
Top Comparisons
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Overview

openSUSE Leap is a brand new way of building openSUSE and is new type of hybrid Linux distribution. Leap uses source from SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLE), which gives Leap a level of stability unmatched by other Linux distributions, and combines that with community developments to give users, developers and sysadmins the best stable Linux experience available. Contributor and enterprise efforts for Leap bridge a gap between matured packages and newer packages found in openSUSE’s other distribution Tumbleweed.

Oracle Linux and Oracle Virtualization are powerful open source foundation products optimized for building both Private and Public Cloud Infrastructure. They provide a secure, scalable, and flexible platform for running both legacy and next generation Cloud Native Applications. As the foundation for Oracle’s Public and Managed Clouds, customers benefit from the comprehensive co-engineering which ensures a robust and highly manageable platform that is battle-tested in one of the worlds largest public clouds.. Unlike many other commercial Linux distributions, Oracle Linux is easy to download and completely free to use, free to distribute, and free to update. And Oracle Linux Support levels are simple and low cost, featuring Premier lifetime support, access to additional management tools such as Oracle Enterprise Manager, zero-downtime kernel updates using Ksplice, and access to award-winning Oracle support resources and customer support specialists.

For more information on Oracle Linux, visit Oracle.com/linux and see a whitepaper here

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REVIEWERS
Comms Service Provider17%
Software R&D Company11%
Retailer11%
Energy/Utilities Company6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm25%
Comms Service Provider16%
Retailer14%
University10%
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REVIEWERS
Small Business33%
Midsize Enterprise10%
Large Enterprise57%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business18%
Midsize Enterprise13%
Large Enterprise69%
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