Linux is an open source Unix-like operating system, with a design philosophy called “the Linux Foundation Open Source Development Model”. Linux is the most popular operating system for cloud computing, with more than two thirds of cloud infrastructure deployed on Linux systems.
Linode Inc. is a cloud hosting company based in Dallas, Texas.
The company offers Linux-based virtual servers and cloud storage services.
The Linode Linux hosting platform is based on Debian GNU/Linux. The Linode Linux distribution is configured with the latest security updates and patches.
The Linode Linux platform has been tested and is known to be robust and secure. It is a good choice for cloud hosting services that require high levels of reliability and performance.