Where can I download RHEL 7

CentOS

Free alternative to Red Hat

CentOS is one of the most frequently used Linux distributions behind Debian and Ubuntu. Here you can find the free download as an ISO file.

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Alternatives to CentOS

Depending on the intended use and the desired function, the following programs represent a good alternative to "CentOS".

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CentOS: Supported Platforms

You can download CentOS for the following platforms. Information about the last update: The Linux version "8.2 (version overview)" of CentOS was updated on April 19th.

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All versions of CentOS available for download can be found on the download page. There you will also find further details about the individual versions.

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CentOS 8.2 (version overview) for: Linux

Are you looking for an operating system with which you can run programs for Red Hat Enterprise Linux? "CentOS" is compatible with RHEL, but freely available. This can save you a lot of money. CentOS is one of the most frequently used Linux distributions behind Debian and Ubuntu. Here you can find the free download as an ISO file.

  1. CentOS: Free Alternative to Red Hat
  2. Operation and functions
  3. Conclusion

Operation and functions

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) is tailored to the enterprise market and enjoys great support from independent software manufacturers. CentOS is binary compatible with RHEL. This allows you to use RHEL-certified programs with CentOS without restrictions and saves you money for the REHL license. However, you will then have to do without support. However, the operating system should be sufficient for most tasks.

At the end of 2005, CentOS was the eighth most popular Linux distribution for web servers. This distribution is freely available and is being developed by a small but growing group that is counting on the large support of the community.

We offer you the software file as an ISO file for download. In this article you will find five suitable tools for burning the image file to a disc. In addition, in this guide we will explain to you how to create a bootable USB stick with an ISO file.

Conclusion

If you need an environment to use RHEL-certified programs, you can fall back on CentOS. After a successful setup, extensive functional options are available to you. However, you would have to do without support from RHEL. You can find many other Linux distributions in our download area under the "Operating Systems" category.

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