Linux is an OS that complies with portable operating system interface concept. This application was developed as a server OS but it has been adapted to work efficiently as desktop OS, as well as on other devices. Primary feature of this open source this application is Linux Kernel.
Being an open source system, Linux receives an expansive input of expertise from over 1000 developers working with 100 companies which regularly contribute to each release of Kernel. Today Linux is a leading Server OS and also works on big iron systems like mainframe computers and supercomputers. Currently, over 95% of the world’s 500 fastest supercomputers run some variant of Linux,