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Pros
"Oracle Linux is very compatible with other platforms.""The stability is excellent and the initial setup is easy."

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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
"I think they should also pay more attention to the open-source community.""It would be ideal if they added a faster implementation of the security fixes, if possible."

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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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"Nowadays, Oracle is very open toward price negotiation; they negotiate well with their clients"

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

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Overview

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

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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Find out what your peers are saying about Oracle Linux vs. SUSE Linux Enterprise and other solutions. Updated: November 2020.
448,076 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Oracle Linux is ranked 5th in Operating Systems (OS) for Business with 3 reviews while SUSE Linux Enterprise is ranked 6th in Operating Systems (OS) for Business with 2 reviews. Oracle Linux is rated 7.4, while SUSE Linux Enterprise is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Oracle Linux writes "Offers leading performance and security for hybrid and multi-cloud deployments". 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". Oracle Linux is most compared with Red Hat Linux (RHEL), Ubuntu Linux, CentOS, Oracle Solaris and Windows Server, whereas SUSE Linux Enterprise is most compared with Red Hat Linux (RHEL), openSUSE Leap, CentOS, Ubuntu Linux and Oracle Solaris. See our Oracle Linux vs. SUSE Linux Enterprise report.

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