openSUSE Leap Competitors and Alternatives

The top openSUSE Leap competitors are
  • Ubuntu Linux
  • CentOS
  • Windows 10
Read reviews of openSUSE Leap competitors and alternatives
Ubuntu Linux Logo
Edward Stryzek
Real User
System Engineer
Mar 08 2018

What is most valuable?

Each server has been installed to serve as a solution for a service needed. LAMP seems to be the most used package over all.

How has it helped my organization?

With Web services, many DevOps require different configurations that could cause problems with each project's needs. We are able to supply a cheap, stable server that can cover the... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We still have a mix of servers and must support our legacy systems that range from Red Hat, CentOS, and FreeBSD. As time goes, on we require more stable services with updated... more»

What other advice do I have?

We are a non-profit consumer with a small budget, hence the need for a stable, low-cost server to provide services to our users. While I would recommend Ubuntu LTS (stable v16.04.3... more»
Windows 10 Logo
Real User
Network administrator at Suez Canal Insurance
Jun 15 2017

What do you think of Windows 10?

Microsoft has been closely watching the onslaught of this new ransomware epidemic and added a slew of new features to the second major update of Win10 which is called "Creators Update" — Win 10 CU for short — which has been rolling out for a few weeks, consumers first. Presenting new anti-ransomware protection features added in Win 10 CU, Robert Lefferts, Director of Program Management, Windows Enterprise and Security, said that no Windows 10 customer was affected by the recent WannaCry ransomware outbreak that took place in mid-May and no currently known ransomware strain can infect Windows 10. From a security perspective, CU is a massive improvement. The new security features include the following list, apart from a host of non-security related additions like a 3D version of...
CentOS Logo
District Technology at a K-12 educational company or school with 1,001-5,000 employees
Aug 07 2018

What is most valuable?

It has minimal updates compared to other distributions. We like the idea of long-term support. CentOS gives us a peace of mind when it comes to... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It allows us to freely use and test open-source technologies and solutions. Without it we wouldn't have a server monitoring system, log... more»

What needs improvement?

You're getting what you expect (a linux distro). The wizard has gotten better through the years, so maybe they could build more options into the... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

You can pay for the support if you purchase Red Hat. We don't have the need for that just yet, and CentOS satisfies our needs when needed... more»

What other advice do I have?

If you had to choose a Linux distribution for enterprise grade stability, then this would be the logical choice. If you want latest features and... more»

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