CoreOS Alternatives

    CoreOS is described as 'new Linux distribution that has been rearchitected to provide features needed to run modern infrastructure stacks' and is a Operating System in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 50 alternatives to CoreOS for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Self-Hosted solutions, Mac, Windows and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Debian, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like CoreOS are Linux Mint (Free, Open Source), Manjaro Linux (Free, Open Source), Fedora (Free, Open Source) and elementary OS (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 8, 2021

    1. The leading platform for scale-out computing, Ubuntu Server helps you make the most of your infrastructure. Whether you want to deploy an OpenStack cloud, a Hadoop cluster or a 50,000-node render farm, Ubuntu Server delivers the best value scale-out performance available.
    2. NixOS is a GNU/Linux distribution that aims to improve the state of the art in system configuration management.
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    3. A purely functional package manager and an advanced distribution of the GNU operating system developed by the GNU Project—which respects the freedom of computer users.
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    4. Trisquel is a computer operating system, a GNU + Linux distribution, derived from another distribution, Ubuntu, which is derived from Debian.
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    5. Alpine Linux is a security-oriented, lightweight Linux distribution based on musl libc and busybox.


    6. Slackware Linux is an advanced Linux operating system, designed with the twin goals of ease of use and stability as top priorities.
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    7. Chromium OS is an open-source project, used primarily by developers, that aims to build an operating system that provides a fast, simple, and more secure computing experience for people who spend most of their time on the web. Chromium OS and...
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    8. Void is a general purpose operating system, based on the monolithic Linux® kernel.
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    9. CloudReady is a operating system built and maintained by Neverware. Based on Google’s open source Chromium OS, CloudReady uses web apps and both cloud storage (Google Drive) as well as local storage (File manager). Comes without Android app support.
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    10. Univention Corporate Server is a pre-configured platform to operate and manage server applications and complete IT infrastructures free of charge.
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