What Is Linux?

Linux is not new. It is an open source operating system. Almost all software is free. Linux itself is free. Linux will run on systems that Windows no longer can use.                      Linux runs faster than Windows and is free of license issues that makes Windows expensive.
If you have used products like Open Office for Windows, then you have experienced open source like Linux.

Linux is based off Unix which has been around since the 1960's

Linux does not run windows programs, however there are many replacements to windows favorites.

Windows Cost Linux Cost
Microsoft Office $$ Libre Office Free
QuickBooks $$ Gnu Cash Free
Nero, Easy CD Creator $ Brasero, K3b Free
Adobe PDF Free Adobe PDF Free
Firefox Free Firefox Free
Photo Shop $$ GIMP Free
AutoCad $$$ Multiple... Free to $