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Oracle Linux Alternatives & Competitors

(95)4.2 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Oracle Linux? Tons of people want Operating System . Windows 10, Ubuntu, Windows 7, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Oracle Linux.

Top Alternatives to Oracle Linux

  • Windows 10
  • Ubuntu
  • Windows 7
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • CentOS

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Oracle Linux

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  1. Windows 10

    (1,069)4.4 out of 5

    Windows 10 is familiar and easy to use, with lots of similarities to Windows 7 including the Start menu. It starts up and resumes fast, has more built-in security to help keep you safe, and is designed to work with software and hardware you already have.

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  2. Windows 10 is familiar and easy to use, with lots of similarities to Windows 7 including the Start menu. It starts up and resumes fast, has more built-in security to help keep you safe, and is designed to work with software and hardware you already have.

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    Amit B.
    AB
    It has been quite fast compared to the previous windows versions, may it be XP, Vista, Windows 7 or 8. It is basically the improved version of all previous windows, and is considered the best so...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Windows 10 is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #2
    #2
  3. Ubuntu

    (845)4.5 out of 5

    Super-fast, easy to use and free, the Ubuntu operating system powers millions of desktops, netbooks and servers around the world.

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  4. Super-fast, easy to use and free, the Ubuntu operating system powers millions of desktops, netbooks and servers around the world.

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    NITIN T.
    NT
    So Ubuntu is in so many ways the the most likely Linux distribution that any newbie would end up choosing. I did too. It was very good, and made Linux palatable and fun for newbies like me. -...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Ubuntu is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Easier to do business with
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    #3
  5. Windows 7

    (427)4.2 out of 5

    Windows 7 is your PC simplified. Enjoy your media wherever you want, stay productive with the smart new desktop, get creative with Windows Live Photo Gallery.

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  6. Windows 7 is your PC simplified. Enjoy your media wherever you want, stay productive with the smart new desktop, get creative with Windows Live Photo Gallery.

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    Jan Marie A.
    JA
    Windows 7 is an improvement on its predecessors. They seem to have cleaned it up a bit and made it easier to use, which I appreciate. It's not perfect, but coming from someone who used to "hate...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Windows 7 is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
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    #4
  7. Red Hat Enterprise Linux

    (254)4.4 out of 5

    Open source platform for mission-critical computing

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  8. Open source platform for mission-critical computing

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    Hassan M.
    HM
    List of Services and functionalities protocols servers availability for approximately all third party platforms

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Linux is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to do business with
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    #5
  9. CentOS

    (229)4.5 out of 5

    CentOS is an Enterprise-class Linux Distribution derived from sources freely provided to the public by a prominent North American Enterprise Linux vendor.

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  10. CentOS is an Enterprise-class Linux Distribution derived from sources freely provided to the public by a prominent North American Enterprise Linux vendor.

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    Martino Nauli R.
    MR
    CentOS is build from RedHat Linux Enterprise (RHEL) source code, so it has similarities with RHEL and compatible with RHEL community software repositories.

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, CentOS is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to do business with
    Easier to admin
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    #6
  11. Windows 8

    (204)3.4 out of 5

    Windows reimagined and reinvented from a solid core of Windows 7 speed and reliability. It's an all-new touch interface. It's a new Windows 8 for new devices.

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  12. Windows reimagined and reinvented from a solid core of Windows 7 speed and reliability. It's an all-new touch interface. It's a new Windows 8 for new devices.

    Categories in common with Oracle Linux:

    Jorge G.
    JG
    The visual upgrades from previous Windows versions are very welcome. I like the tiles and I use them for quick access to information, like weather, news headlines, etc. I also like the two...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Windows 8 is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    More expensive
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  13. Fedora

    (98)4.4 out of 5

    Fedora is a Linux-based operating system, a collection of software that makes your computer run.

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  14. Fedora is a Linux-based operating system, a collection of software that makes your computer run.

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    WH
    This Linux distribution is the most complete and stable with RPM programs, it is easy to install and has a lot of documentation on the Internet, constant updates and system improvements. Fedora is...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Fedora is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Easier to do business with
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    #8
  15. Apple iOS

    (473)4.5 out of 5

    An advanced mobile operating system. With its easy-to-use interface, amazing features, and rock solid stability, iOS is the foundation of iPhone. And even as others try to catch up, the technologies and features built into iOS keep iPhone years ahead.

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  16. An advanced mobile operating system. With its easy-to-use interface, amazing features, and rock solid stability, iOS is the foundation of iPhone. And even as others try to catch up, the technologies and features built into iOS keep iPhone years ahead.

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    UH
    I have been using Apple iOS since 2010. It is the most convenient operating system from all that I have used (Windows and Linux). I have it on my MacBook Pro and iMac, and both are used by me to...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Apple iOS is:

    More expensive
    Easier to set up
    More usable
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    #9
  17. Debian

    (43)4.7 out of 5

    Debian is an operating system is the set of basic programs and utilities that make your computer run , at the core of an operating system is the kernel.

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  18. Debian is an operating system is the set of basic programs and utilities that make your computer run , at the core of an operating system is the kernel.

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    DW
    As this is the base that Ubuntu was built from, there is a lot of software that is targeting Debian/Ubuntu. Most software that is available for Ubuntu is also available for Debian.

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Debian is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to do business with
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  19. Android

    (495)4.6 out of 5

    Android is the a globally popular mobile platform. With Android you can use all Google apps, plus thousands of apps and games are available on Google Play.

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  20. Android is the a globally popular mobile platform. With Android you can use all Google apps, plus thousands of apps and games are available on Google Play.

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    Eric O.
    EO
    Thanks to its Linux-based nature, everything from the Settings application and even the Android kernel is an application that can be replaced by alternative licensing restrictions added by OEMs to...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Android is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
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  21. Xfce

    (13)4.2 out of 5

    Xfce is a desktop environment for UNIX like operating systems that embodies modularity and re-usability with components to provide functionality of a modern desktop environment.

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  22. Xfce is a desktop environment for UNIX like operating systems that embodies modularity and re-usability with components to provide functionality of a modern desktop environment.

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    Benjamin B.
    BB
    - Rock solid stability. Fantastic performance on the weakest of machines as it is so lightweight. - Highly customizable with the ability to customize every part of your desktop, install tray...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Xfce is:

    More usable
    Better at meeting requirements
    #12
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  23. Apple OS X El Capitan

    (156)4.4 out of 5

    OS X El Capitan gives you simpler, smarter ways to do the things you do most with your Mac. Like working in multiple apps at the same time using Split View.

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  24. OS X El Capitan gives you simpler, smarter ways to do the things you do most with your Mac. Like working in multiple apps at the same time using Split View.

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    Jakub K.
    JK
    Split Screen, basic app, which windows dont have and you need install them, speed of system, Application which doesnt exist on another platfom, because is best only on MAC. I love this speed,...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Apple OS X El Capitan is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    More usable
    #13
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  25. Apple OS X Mountain Lion

    (82)4.2 out of 5

    OS X Mountain Lion is Apple's best OS yet. Because all these new features add up to one amazing experience on your Mac. And every device you use.

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  26. OS X Mountain Lion is Apple's best OS yet. Because all these new features add up to one amazing experience on your Mac. And every device you use.

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    UI
    Apple OSX is a great OS. It keeps to the core of apple products. Keeping it simple. The interface is clean and clear and as usual interfaces with other apple devices easily

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Apple OS X Mountain Lion is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    More usable
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  27. Chromium OS

    (35)3.9 out of 5

    Chomium is an open-source project that aims to build an operating system that provides a fast, simple, and more secure computing experience for people who spend most of their time on the web.

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  28. Chomium is an open-source project that aims to build an operating system that provides a fast, simple, and more secure computing experience for people who spend most of their time on the web.

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    Siddartha l.
    SL
    Best web optimized OS where wll features of a normal web browser are accessable with great extent. Boot speed is around 3 sec which is fastest according to my experience compared to other OS's....Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Chromium OS is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    More usable
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  29. IBM AIX

    (12)4.3 out of 5

    AIX delivers these capabilities and more, with the performance, reliability and security your mission-critical data requires.

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  30. AIX delivers these capabilities and more, with the performance, reliability and security your mission-critical data requires.

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    Christopher T.
    CT
    Well, its an unix like Operating System, nothing new to someone like me, I am. an oracle dba a Middleware admin and I have worked with linux redhat, HPUX and Oracle linux. The only advantage I have...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, IBM AIX is:

    Easier to set up
    Better at meeting requirements
    Better at support
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  31. macOS Sierra

    (105)4.5 out of 5

    macOS Sierra helps you rediscover your best photos, shop fast and conveniently online, and work between devices. It can also help free up storage space.

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  32. macOS Sierra helps you rediscover your best photos, shop fast and conveniently online, and work between devices. It can also help free up storage space.

    Categories in common with Oracle Linux:

    Viacheslav K.
    VK
    - Very stable OS, because it's based on Linux kernel - You can install new version of OS even on old 2009 models - Create and restore from backups using TimeMachine. You can be sure that all your...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, macOS Sierra is:

    Easier to set up
    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to admin
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  33. Linux Mint

    (46)4.5 out of 5

    Linux Mint produces a modern, elegant and comfortable operating system which is both powerful and easy to use.

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  34. Linux Mint produces a modern, elegant and comfortable operating system which is both powerful and easy to use.

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    SK
    Linux mint is an amazing operating system which has helped developers alot to make their work easy. It provides almost every app for free which is not available in other OS and also their...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Linux Mint is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    More usable
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  35. openSUSE Leap

    (25)4.2 out of 5

    The DVD/USB Stick is typically recommended as it contains most of the packages available in the distribution and does not require a network connection during the installation.

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  36. The DVD/USB Stick is typically recommended as it contains most of the packages available in the distribution and does not require a network connection during the installation.

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    Jimmy Alejandro M.
    JM
    There is a lot of documentation available. openSUSE is Stable and you can use it for servers and workstations, It takes a bit more time to get used to than you may have to with a Linux Mint for...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, openSUSE Leap is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #19
  37. SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop

    (17)4.4 out of 5

    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop coexists with Windows, Mac, UNIX, and other operating systems. The desktop gives you dozens of leading applications, including a web browser, email, collaboration tools, and multimedia playersall at no extra cost. This Linux desktop comes with security features such as application security system, integrated VPN and antivirus tools, so you can deliver bullet-proof security in your enterprise and protect from harmful virus attacks, malware, and other security threats. In addition, it includes a suite of tools that make it easy to install, configure and maintain your Linux desktop. You can also use SUSE Manager to centrally manage and update your desktops.

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  38. SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop coexists with Windows, Mac, UNIX, and other operating systems. The desktop gives you dozens of leading applications, including a web browser, email, collaboration tools, and multimedia playersall at no extra cost. This Linux desktop comes with security features such as application security system, integrated VPN and antivirus tools, so you can deliver bullet-proof security in your enterprise and protect from harmful virus attacks, malware, and other security threats. In addition, it includes a suite of tools that make it easy to install, configure and maintain your Linux desktop. You can also use SUSE Manager to centrally manage and update your desktops.

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    MD
    SUSE offers excellent quality support, always guided by professionals in Linux and free software, I like this system for the stability it offers compared to other Linux distributions, when I have a...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    More expensive
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  39. Apple OS X Mavericks

    (11)3.7 out of 5

    With more than 200 new features, OS X Mavericks brings iBooks and Maps to the Mac, includes a new version of Safari, enhances multi-display support, introduces Finder Tabs and Tags and delivers new core technologies for breakthrough power efficiency and performance.

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  40. With more than 200 new features, OS X Mavericks brings iBooks and Maps to the Mac, includes a new version of Safari, enhances multi-display support, introduces Finder Tabs and Tags and delivers new core technologies for breakthrough power efficiency and performance.

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    Austin Y.
    AY
    My favorite features are: iBooks, which now allow users to read their ebook files on the computer. The addition of multiple display support, which allows multiple monitors to show the Dock and menu...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle Linux, Apple OS X Mavericks is:

    More usable
    Better at support