Compare RedHat Enterprise Linux vs Ubuntu

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comparison of RedHat Enterprise Linux vs. Ubuntu
based on data from user reviews. RedHat Enterprise Linux rates 4.4/5 stars with 146 reviews. Ubuntu rates 4.5/5 stars with 488 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.1
9.0
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.1
8.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.2
8.8
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.4
8.5
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.7
8.1
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.7
8.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.0
8.7
Meets Requirements
RedHat Enterprise Linux
9.1
Ubuntu
9.0
Ease of Use
RedHat Enterprise Linux
8.1
Ubuntu
8.5
Ease of Setup
RedHat Enterprise Linux
8.2
Ubuntu
8.8
Ease of Admin
RedHat Enterprise Linux
8.4
Ubuntu
8.5
Quality of Support
RedHat Enterprise Linux
8.7
Ubuntu
8.1
Ease of Doing Business With
RedHat Enterprise Linux
8.7
Ubuntu
8.3
Product Direction (% positive)
RedHat Enterprise Linux
8.0
Ubuntu
8.7

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
17.9%
46.9%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
25.5%
29.0%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
56.6%
24.1%
RedHat Enterprise Linux
Small-Business
17.9%
Mid-Market
25.5%
Enterprise
56.6%
Ubuntu
Small-Business
46.9%
Mid-Market
29.0%
Enterprise
24.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
27.5%
Information Technology and Services
22.7%
 
Computer Software
12.9%
Computer Software
18.1%
 
Higher Education
7.9%
Internet
8.5%
 
Telecommunications
5.1%
Higher Education
6.0%
 
Financial Services
3.9%
Telecommunications
4.6%
 
Other
42.7%
Other
40.2%
RedHat Enterprise Linux
Information Technology and Services
27.5%
Computer Software
12.9%
Higher Education
7.9%
Telecommunications
5.1%
Financial Services
3.9%
Other
42.7%
Ubuntu
Information Technology and Services
22.7%
Computer Software
18.1%
Internet
8.5%
Higher Education
6.0%
Telecommunications
4.6%
Other
40.2%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
ali f.
User

red hat was the first distribution to use the rpm engine to synthesize packages in a more efficient way, providing support unlike other operating systems, the red hat community is one of the active maas, being this mainly used for base engines of data for...

Sahil y.
Administrator in Higher Education

It is an open source OS.we can use it free of. It speed is amazing then windows.Mostly all software i can get from ubuntu software center free of cost. I also like ubuntu mail client thunderbird.Resource used by ubuntu is very less as it require only 400 MB...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Komal T.
User in Oil & Energy

Commands!! They can be too confusing sometimes and you feel lost when you don’t get the desired result

G2 User

It is like windows but there are very few features. It is also not effective and flawless like windows. You will not get much application which are compatible to this operating system.

 
RedHat Enterprise Linux
Most Helpful Favorable Review
ali f.
User

red hat was the first distribution to use the rpm engine to synthesize packages in a more efficient way, providing support unlike other operating systems, the red hat community is one of the active maas, being this mainly used for base engines of data for...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Komal T.
User in Oil & Energy

Commands!! They can be too confusing sometimes and you feel lost when you don’t get the desired result

Ubuntu
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Sahil y.
Administrator in Higher Education

It is an open source OS.we can use it free of. It speed is amazing then windows.Mostly all software i can get from ubuntu software center free of cost. I also like ubuntu mail client thunderbird.Resource used by ubuntu is very less as it require only 400 MB...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User

It is like windows but there are very few features. It is also not effective and flawless like windows. You will not get much application which are compatible to this operating system.

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