• The state of Linux in 2022


    Sandra Henry-Stocker

    By Sandra Henry-Stocker

    Linux continues to play a major role in a number of market segments, from everyday embedded devices to supercomputers.

    While it is used on fewer than 3% of desktops, it dominates supercomputing, web servers, the cloud, smartphones, and more. Linux-supported systems have even helped in the successful completion of 65 SpaceX missions. The fact that Linux is open-source means that it can be optimized for many different purposes and, looking at the Linux roadmap, it has.

    Let’s take a stroll through Linux and see where it stands in 2022!

    Read the full story in our Plus Newsletter (19.35.0, 2022-08-29).