[CentOS] reasons for using CentOS in business environments

Thu Nov 29 14:15:33 UTC 2007
Scott Moseman <scmoseman at gmail.com>

On Nov 28, 2007 8:25 AM, Barry Brimer <lists at brimer.org> wrote:
> I have a simple rule that determines is I use RHEL or CentOS in
> my work environment.  Does the software running on this machine
> require RHEL in order to have vendor support.  An extension of that
> rule is whether nor not Red Hat would support the specific use of
> this server in my environment.

That is exactly the mindset that I use in determining which to install.
If my vendor will require RHEL in order to support my system, that is
what I need to use.  For in-house apps, lab servers, and/or vendors
that don't care what I run, I will usually install CentOS.