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Running head: LINUX OPERATING SYSTEM PROPOSAL1Linux Operating System ProposalDeVry UniversityNetw240 Professor Bulumulle
LINUX OPERATING SYSTEM PROPOSAL2Linux Operating System ProposalThe general knowledge that people have about Linux system is that no specific company can claim its ownership or creation; it is open source software. There exist several major companies that can be regarded as Linux’s biggest sponsors. Specifically, these companies perform the function of marketing Linux to direct enterprises. Some of the main Linux distributing firms are Canonical Ltd., Red Hat and Nevell/SuSe (Davies et al., 2006). Red HatRed Hat is regarded as the Linux's incarnation in the business environment from the time Linux came into the public consciousness. Particularly, Red Hat was created from a partnership agreement made by Bob Young, a businessman, and Red Hat creator Marc Ewing. Although the company decided to go public in 1999, Red Hat Enterprise continues to be famous for its involvement in dealing with Linux (Davies et al., 2006). The most used and popular Linux business infrastructures are the products made by Red Hat Enterprises. Since its conception, Red Hat has been capable of creating numerous Linux-related products such as Mobicents VoIP system.

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