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Distributions include the Linux kernel and supporting system software and libraries , many of which are provided by the GNU Project. Popular Linux distributions    include Debian , Fedora , and Ubuntu. Distributions intended for servers may omit graphics altogether, or include a solution stack such as LAMP. Because Linux is freely redistributable, anyone may create a distribution for any purpose. Linux was originally developed for personal computers based on the Intel x86 architecture, but has since been ported to more platforms than any other operating system. Linux also runs on embedded systems , i. This includes routers , automation controls, smart home technology like Google Nest ,  televisions Samsung and LG Smart TVs use Tizen and WebOS , respectively ,    automobiles for example, Tesla , Audi , Mercedes-Benz , Hyundai , and Toyota all rely on Linux ,  digital video recorders , video game consoles , and smartwatches. Linux is one of the most prominent examples of free and open-source software collaboration. The source code may be used, modified and distributed commercially or non-commercially by anyone under the terms of its respective licenses, such as the GNU General Public License. The availability of a high-level language implementation of Unix made its porting to different computer platforms easier.
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Program will support hundreds of displaced developer interns across diverse set of open source projects and communities. The Linux Foundation supports the creation of sustainable open source ecosystems by providing financial and intellectual resources, infrastructure, services, events, and training. Helping the Automotive Industry Innovate AGL lets automakers and suppliers speed innovation and bring new features to market faster. Toyota adopted the AGL platform starting with the best selling car in the world, the Toyota Camry. Revolutionizing Networks for 2. Redefining the nature of trust on the Internet Hyperledger is a global collaboration driven by more than members from the finance, banking, Internet of Things, supply chain, manufacturing, and technology industries. Building Open Source Community Leadership Learn how organizations can build influence and leadership within open source projects. It's one thing to create a great piece of software. We have a long history of doing open source projects throughout many communities. But when you do it in partnership with The Linux Foundation, that path gets smoothed.