Different Benefits of Using Linux

Linux is an operating system that is similar to the operating system UNIX. This operating system was designed for the purpose of providing a low cost or free operating system to the users of personal computer. The purpose was to provide a cheap operating system as compared to the old and traditional operating system that used to be expensive UNIX operating system. The Linux operating system has earned the reputation of being an efficient and fast operating system. The kernel of the Linux that is the central part of this operating system was designed by a student named Linus Torvalds. He was a student of University of Helsinki situated in Finland. For the purpose of completing this operating system, the Linus and his team members made use of the systems that were developed by the members of free software foundation for GNU project. This operating system has now become very popular. In this article, we will discuss the various benefits of using the operating system of Linux.

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