Friday, August 22, 2008

Linux popularity across the globe

The Linux landscape is constantly changing and has a strong community of both developers and users. But where is Linux the most popular, and where are the different Linux distributions the most popular?

To try to answer these questions, Pingdom have looked at data from Google with the highly useful Insights for Search, which gave them a number of interesting and often surprising results.

Aside from just looking at Linux itself, Pingdom have included eight common Linux distributions in this survey: Ubuntu, OpenSUSE, Fedora, Debian, Red Hat, Mandriva, Slackware and Gentoo.

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