Well known as a stable and robust operating system, Red Hat Linux is flexible enough for almost any computing need from a simple workstation to powerful server. Red Hat Linux 9 was released in 2003. This was the latest release of the 'Red Hat Linux' distribution. Nowdays Red hat is providing the 'Enterprise Linux' distribution while sponsoring the development of 'Fedora Core Linux'.
BackTrack is the result of the merging of the two innovative penetration testing live linux distributions Auditor security collection and Whax. By combining the best features from both distributions and putting continous development energy, the most complete and finest security testing live distro was born: BackTrack. (more...)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, released in March 2007, contains more than 1200 components with development spanning over a two year period, so there are a huge number of new features covering a broad range of functionality. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 provides CIOs and IT managers with the means to reduce costs while improving operational flexibility throughout their computing infrastructure.
Mandrake Linux 10, which is based on kernel 2.6, offers the most advanced Linux features currently available -- in terms of technology as well as the most up-to-date software. In addition to recently introduced technologies such as MagicDev, NTFS partition resizing, ACPI power-management, "Zeroconf" network support, Native POSIX Threads Library for Xfree and expanded WiFi support, Mandrake 10. (more...)
The Fedora Project is a Red Hat-sponsored and community-supported open source project that promotes rapid development of innovative open source software through a collaborative, community effort. Fedora Core provides a complete Linux platform built exclusively from open source software. (more...)
Slackware Linux, continues its celebrated tradition of simplicity, stability, and security with each new release. From the beginning, Slackware has offered a stable and secure Linux distribution for UNIX veterans as well as an easy-to-use system for beginners. Slackware includes everything you'll need to run a powerful server or workstation. (more...)
KNOPPIX is a bootable CD with a collection of GNU/Linux software, automatic hardware detection, and support for many graphics cards, sound cards, SCSI and USB devices and other peripherals. KNOPPIX can be used as a Linux demo, educational CD, rescue system, or adapted and used as a platform for commercial software product demos. It is not necessary to install anything on a hard disk. (more...)
Mandriva Linux is well adapted to a wide array of personal computing requirements, from office to multimedia to development. Mandriva Linux 2007 is the best Mandriva Linux distribution ever. It is more easy-to-use, more user-friendly and more powerful. Mandriva Linux 2007 includes InterVideo LinDVD, allowing you to play your DVD movies legally right out of the box. (more...)
Ubuntu offers you a complete Linux-based operating system, including all the major applications you need to play and work. With a strong focus on a desktop that Just Works, Ubuntu is a great choice for home or the office. Ubuntu ships with the latest GNOME release as well as a selection of server and desktop software that makes for a comfortable desktop experience off a single installation CD. (more...)
SLAX is fast and beautiful Linux operating system which fits on small (3.14") CD-ROM disc. It runs directly from the CD (or USB) without installing. The Live CD described here is based on the Slackware Linux distribution and uses Unification File System (also known as unionfs), allowing read-only filesystem to behave as a writable one, saving all changes to memory. (more...)
Approved architecture(s) - AMD 32/64 SMP / Intel 32/64 SMP aLinux is an advanced Office/Multimedia RPM based GNU/Linux distribution. Installing new programs, applications and updating your system from time-to-time has never been easier using Aptitude or Synaptic Package Management System. (more...)
CentOS is an Enterprise-class Linux Distribution derived from sources freely provided to the public by a prominent North American Enterprise Linux vendor. CentOS conforms fully with the upstream vendors redistribution policy and aims to be 100% binary compatible. (more...)
Gentoo is a free operating system based on either Linux or FreeBSD that can be automatically optimized and customized for just about any application or need. Extreme configurability, performance and a top-notch user and developer community are all hallmarks of the Gentoo experience. Unlike other distros, Gentoo Linux has an advanced package management system called Portage. (more...)
Debian is a free operating system (OS) for your computer. An operating system is the set of basic programs and utilities that make your computer run. Debian uses the Linux kernel (the core of an operating system), but most of the basic OS tools come from the GNU project; hence the name GNU/Linux. (more...)
Elive is a complete operating system for your computer. It's the perfect choice for replacing your proprietary, high-cost system. It is built on top of Debian GNU/Linux and customized to meet your needs for a complete operating system while still offering the user eye-candy with minimal hardware requirements. Elive comes with a full suite of applications for your work and leisure time needs. (more...)
Lightweight modification of Slackware that uses Icewm/ROX for window/file management. Easy to setup in that all packages are installed by default with most used applications for a typical desktop preconfigured. Simple to maintain in that there are MANY helper utilities to perform what would be command line tasks or detailed file editing on a stock Slackware install. (more...)
SystemRescueCd is a Linux system available from a bootable CDROM that provides an easy way to perform administrative tasks on your computer, such as creating and editing the partitions of the hard disk or backing up data. It contains a lot of system utilities (such as parted, partimage, and fstools) and basic utilities (such as editors, midnight commander, and network tools). (more...)
IPCop firewall is a complete Linux Distribution. Its sole purpose to protect the network that it is installed on. By implementing existing technology, outstanding new technology and secure programming practices, IPCop firewall is the Linux Distribution for those wanting to keep their computers/networks safe and sound. (more...)
SuSE Linux 8.2 offers ambitious home users and IT professionals an extensive collection of more than 2000 modern Linux tools and software packages. SuSE Linux 8.2 contains 5 CD ROMs and 2 DVDs, a handbook, Quick Install Manual and 90 days free installation support (telephone, fax or e-mail). (Professional version).
Slackware-Live CD is a bootable CD containing Linux operating system. It runs Linux directly from CDROM without installing. The live CD described here is based on Slackware GNU Linux distribution and is downloadable as an ISO. There are also available all scripts and source codes, which can be used to build your own live CD.
Debian GNU/Linux is a free operating system which supports a total of eleven processor architectures and includes the KDE, GNOME and Xfce desktop environments. It also features cryptographic software and compatibility with the FHS v2.3 and software developed for version 3.1 of the LSB. Using a now fully integrated installation process, Debian GNU/Linux 4. (more...)
ZipSlack is a special edition of Slackware Linux that can be installed onto any FAT (or FAT32) filesystem with about 100 MB of free space. It uses the UMSDOS filesystem and contains most of the programs you will need. This means that you do not need to repartition your hard disk if you already have DOS or Windows installed. ZipSlack installs into a directory on your DOS filesystem. (more...)