CentOS is functionally equivalent to RHEL and is also free as it is maintained by an open source community. This CentOS guide gives you the resources to prove the value of CentOS to your team and all the necessary steps to get started.

CentOS is functionally equivalent to RHEL and is also free as it is maintained by an open source community. This CentOS guide gives you the resources to prove the value of CentOS to your team and all the necessary steps to get started.

Getting Your Team on the Latest CentOS

If you are looking for CentOS support, OpenLogic by Perforce offers a free trial so you can see how you can get your team can save thousands and innovate freely. Learn more here.

Moving to any open source technology can take considerable convincing to get buy-in from your team. We’ve created resources to make that process easier for you.

What Is Your Open Source Strategy?

It’s always important to start by evaluating your open source strategy before moving forward with any technology. Evaluate your open source strategy here.

7 Reasons IT Leaders Love CentOS

Do you need talking points to convince your IT team that CentOS is reliable? This CentOS guide gives you top reasons enterprise architects stand by this technology with reasons ranging from container capabilities and maintenance ease.

CentOS 8 Features and Updates

The new CentOS 8 release brought several changes many people have questions about. Learn about those updates and what it means for CentOS for the next 10 years.

Resources to Migrate from RHEL to Linux CentOS

With the resources below, you will have all the data you need to consider a Linux migration and reasons why CentOS is a viable, cost-effective solution. Follow these CentOS guides! 

Justify Your Migration from Red Hat to CentOS

Discover how CentOS compares for functional compatibility, licensing, support, cost, and the potential impacts to your existing stack. Justify your migration here.

Plan a Successful Enterprise Linux Migration

Identify and plan the different aspects of migration (such as install, configuration, staging, and testing). Discover how to plan a successful Linux migration

Walk Through an Enterprise Linux Migration

Dive deep into an actual enterprise Linux migration by walking through the planning and execution of the process as seen by our customers. Walk through the migration here.

Proof Migrating to CentOS Saves Money

Did you know there’s a way to cut your Linux costs in half while maintaining your current infrastructure? In this short video, learn where CentOS comes from, why it’s equivalent to RHEL, and see the numbers behind the over 50 percent cost savings you can achieve by moving off of RHEL.

Calculate Your Savings Over RHEL

Enterprises switching from Red Hat to CentOS typically save 50% or more in overall licensing and support costs. Determine how much you can save with this calculator.

Cost Calculator

How CentOS Support Works

OpenLogic offers similar support with CentOS that Red Hat offers with RHEL, but our team goes beyond the operating system layer and takes an architectural-level approach to tackling challenges.

Utilizing CentOS with OpenLogic eliminates license costs and vendor lock-in by adopting a truly open model. OpenLogic offers end-to-end open source services, including migration, support, and innovation. 

Experience the OpenLogic difference for yourself. Get real, consultative support from one of our Enterprise Architects, helping you solve real-world challenges with CentOS.

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