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Cloud Specialist at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
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Our main Linux platform of choice

What is our primary use case?

We mainly use this solution for application-related uses. We use it as our main Linux platform of choice. 

What is most valuable?

One of the best features is that it is constantly updated.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Ubuntu Linux for more than 15 years.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Ubuntu Linux is both stable and scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

I have never contacted their support team.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We actually use both Ubuntu Linux and CentOS, but CentOS is being decommissioned so our choice is Ubuntu.

How was the initial setup?

Ubuntu Linux was very easy to deploy. You can install Ubuntu in many different…

What is our primary use case?

We mainly use this solution for application-related uses. We use it as our main Linux platform of choice. 

What is most valuable?

One of the best features is that it is constantly updated.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Ubuntu Linux for more than 15 years.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Ubuntu Linux is both stable and scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

I have never contacted their support team.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We actually use both Ubuntu Linux and CentOS, but CentOS is being decommissioned so our choice is Ubuntu.

How was the initial setup?

Ubuntu Linux was very easy to deploy. You can install Ubuntu in many different ways and all of them are pretty straightforward. I also have a lot of experience with Ubuntu, so for me, the initial installation is very easy.

A team of four people is required for maintenance and deployment.

What other advice do I have?

Overall, on a scale from one to ten, I would give Ubuntu Linux a rating of ten. More people should use this solution.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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Canonical Questions

Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
IT Central Station
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Oct 22 2021

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Ubuntu Linux, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Oct 22 2021

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Oct 22 2021

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Ubuntu Linux.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Oct 22 2021

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Oct 22 2021

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Ubuntu Linux?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Ubuntu Linux, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Ubuntu Linux?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Ubuntu Linux.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.