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Red Hat Linux Distributions

Red Hat is popular in enterprises.

Created
9/20/2019

SECOND LEVEL HEADER

Red Hat Enterprise Linux

License
Paid, open source
Release Model
New release usually every 4-5 years
Support Duration
10 years (5 years Full Support, 5 years Maintenance Support)
Default Desktop Environment
GNOME

CentOS

Cons:
License
Free, open source
Release Model
Few months behind RHEL
Support Duration
Similar to RHEL
Default Desktop Environment
GNOME

Fedora Workstation

Fedora is a community project sponsored by Red Hat. It serves as a test ground for future RHEL versions.

License
Free, open-source
Release Model
2 releases per year
Support Duration
Two future released versions plus one month
~13 months
Default Desktop Environment
GNOME

Fedora Silverblue

License
Free, open source
Release Model
Like Fedora Workstation
Support Duration
Like Fedora Workstation
Default Desktop Environment
GNOME