Linux Consultancy


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What is Linux?

I’m a Linux Consultant based in London UK and have over 10 years experience working with Linux in the Financial Services industry.  Linux is an operating system just like Windows or OS X and it is developed collaboratively, meaning no one is solely responsible for development or the ongoing support. The code is open for anyone to look at hence the term ‘open-source’ and it is used to host most websites on the internet.  From various perspectives Linux is like other working frameworks you may have utilized some time recently, for example, Windows, OS X, or iOS. Like other working frameworks.  Linux has a graphical interface, and sorts of programming you are usual to utilizing on other working frameworks,  for example, word handling applications, have Linux counterparts. Much of the time, the product’s inventor may have made a Linux rendition of the same project you use on different frameworks, in the event that you can utilize a PC or other electronic gadget, you can utilize Linux.

Linux was made in 1991 by Linus Torvalds, a then-understudy at the University of Helskinki. Torvalds constructed Linux as a free and open source different option for Minix, another Unix clone that was dominatingly utilized as a part of scholarly settings. He initially expected to name it “Freax,” however the chairman of the server Torvalds used to disseminate the first code named his registry “Linux” after a mix of Torvalds’ first name and the word Unix, and the name stuck.


Who utilizes Linux?

You’re presumably as of now utilizing Linux, whether you know it or not. Contingent upon which client study you take a gander at, somewhere around one-and 66% of the site pages on the Internet are produced by servers running Linux.

Organizations and people pick Linux for their servers on the grounds that it is secure, and you can get magnificent backing from a substantial group of clients, notwithstanding organizations like Canonical, SUSE, and Red Hat, which offer business support.

A number of the gadgets you claim likely, for example, Android telephones, computerized capacity gadgets, individual video recorders, cameras, wearables, and the sky is the limit from there, likewise run Linux. Indeed, even your auto have Linux running in the engine.


What are the Benefits?

  • Security.
  • No need for Anti-Virus.
  • Cost savings, its free.

What can a Linux server at my home or office offer me

  • Private cloud, stream media and keep all your files secure in one place.
  • Remote home surveillance and live streaming using web cams.
  • Hosting a Website or Web Application = Free hosting costs.
  • Email exchange.