|Definition||:||Community enterprise Operating System|
|Category||:||Computing » Sofware & Applications|
What does CentOS mean?
CentOS stands for Community enterprise Operating System, is a community-supported, free operating system based upon the Linux kernel. The community consist of system administrators, network administrators, enterprise users, managers, core Linux contributors and Linux enthusiasts from around the world. CentOS derived entirely from the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) distribution which provide a free enterprise class computing platform and strives to maintain 100% binary.