Linux Operating System Market Trends, Size, Segments, Emerging Technologies and Industry Growth by Forecast to 2027

Industry Highlights

The global Linux operating system market report provides analysis for the period of 2017 – 2023, wherein, 2017 is the base year and 2023 is the forecast period. Market Research Future explores information on the global Linux Operating System Market, revealing that it is ready to exhibit a steady compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 18.5%, making the total market with high valuation by the forecast period. The information and communication industry brings up the study case based on commentary on the key influencing factors, market statistics, revenues gains, segmental data, regional data, are focused that eventually captures all the facets of the evolving global Linux operating system market.

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Key Growth Drivers of Linux Operating System Market

Linux is an open-source operating system that edges between the computer software and hardware. Linux OS is similar to other operating systems such as OS X, Windows, or iOS in terms of graphical user interface and software applications, including word processing applications. In the present time, the market of the Linux operating system has witnessed an optimum level of growth that has risen the shares to double-digit. The current study marks that the global Linux operating system is hyped by many factors backing up robustly from the global level.

Some of the critical factors are directed first towards the technological advancements and rising awareness among consumers that have led to increased demand for computer systems, subsequently rising the demand of Linux operating systems and driving the Linux operating systems market. The development of different applications in mobile phones, mainly due to android OS among the youth will open the opportunities of operating system market in the upcoming years.

Moving forward, the expansion of the Linux operating system market is attributing to the rising demand for open-source operating systems and the necessity to obtain a double secure operating system than Windows. In this way, the market is now open up with an array of opportunities owing to the high usage of a user-friendly graphical user interface (GUI) and the rising adoption of Linux operating systems among small and medium-sized enterprises. The aim of this is to condense initial costs and escalate business performance. All these factors are expected to boost the market of operating systems in upcoming years.

Furthermore, various IT organizations are exercising the deployment of Linux OS on their desktops and workstations, owing to the benefits being offered in terms of usability and cost-effectiveness. In the main lead, Linux OS is found to be capable of handling multiple users at the same time, which is the primary need for any IT organization to work. With this, Linux OS also offers virtualization, which makes it ideal for use in workstations. Red Hat, Inc. has been a significant stakeholder with maximum shares in the distribution of Linux OS for enterprise workstations.

Tech-giants such as Amazon, Facebook, Twitter, and Google are known for running gigantic clusters of servers on the Linux operating system. The leading Linux OS for servers is provided by Debian, CentOS, Slackware, Ubuntu Server, and Gentoo. Therefore, features such as automated compliance across multiple environments integrated control features for increased security and simplified software updates are among some of the advantages while working on the Linux operation system. These factors have highly been responsible for the growth of the Linux Operating System Market.

Segmentation of Market: Linux Operating System

The segmental analysis of the global Linux Operating System Market has been conducted based on the segments such as type, device type and application type.

Depending on type, the global market comprises of user mode, and kernel mode.

Depending on device type, the global market comprises of workstations and server.

Depending on application, the global market includes Enterprise (Large Enterprises, SMEs) and Individual.

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Global Linux Operating System Market Research Report: By Application (Large Enterprises, SMEs, Individuals), By Type (Kernel Mode, User Mode), By Device Type (Server, Workstation) – Forecast till 2027

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