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CentOS Pros

MA
Technical Presales Consultant/ Engineer at a wholesaler/distributor with 10,001+ employees
CentOS is very efficient and very powerful with many capabilities.
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GD
Lead Solutions Architect - International Projects at a media company with 501-1,000 employees
The pricing is good. We pay a minimal fee.
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D6B8 - PeerSpot reviewer
District Technology at INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 196
It has minimal updates compared to other distributions.
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CentOS
August 2022
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RS
Group Manager at HCL Technologies
It’s scalable.
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BB
Senior Unix System Administrator at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
It's easy to install.
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Santosh Kurakula - PeerSpot reviewer
Group DWH and BI Senior Manager at Virgin Mobile Middle East and Africa
It has all the features of Red Hat, but you don't have to pay for the subscription.
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Muhammad-Mwinchande - PeerSpot reviewer
Software Developer at NMB Bank
The most valuable features of CentOS are it is built from Linux, has good performance, and can we can create scripts. The scripts are you to do minor work automatically.
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NP
Teaching and research assistant at a university with 201-500 employees
The most valuable feature of this solution is that it is free.
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VivekSaini - PeerSpot reviewer
IT Consultant at Aon Corporation
It's less expensive than Red Hat.
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DM
3D Artist at Daromex
It’s a simple, straightforward implementation.
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CentOS Cons

MA
Technical Presales Consultant/ Engineer at a wholesaler/distributor with 10,001+ employees
I was using CentOS because it was very stable, and now it's not.
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GD
Lead Solutions Architect - International Projects at a media company with 501-1,000 employees
The solution is stable, however, it could always be even more stable if possible.
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D6B8 - PeerSpot reviewer
District Technology at INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 196
They could build more options into the wizard.
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Buyer's Guide
CentOS
August 2022
Learn what your peers think about CentOS. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: August 2022.
620,068 professionals have used our research since 2012.
RS
Group Manager at HCL Technologies
In terms of commands, it's all CLI and there isn't any GUI which can make it challenging to use for some people.
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BB
Senior Unix System Administrator at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Updates are going to a streaming version.
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Santosh Kurakula - PeerSpot reviewer
Group DWH and BI Senior Manager at Virgin Mobile Middle East and Africa
Integration with other platforms could be improved.
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Muhammad-Mwinchande - PeerSpot reviewer
Software Developer at NMB Bank
If CentOS could add Office features then that would be beneficial. Additionally, the UI could improve.
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NP
Teaching and research assistant at a university with 201-500 employees
Continuous deployment is the only thing that can be improved.
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VivekSaini - PeerSpot reviewer
IT Consultant at Aon Corporation
As an open-source solution, there isn't much technical support.
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DM
3D Artist at Daromex
CentOS is very close to the end of life.
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Buyer's Guide
CentOS
August 2022
Learn what your peers think about CentOS. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: August 2022.
620,068 professionals have used our research since 2012.