Last Updated on: 24th March 2023, 10:59 pm
Web site: www.scientificlinux.org
Category: Desktop, Server, Science
Desktop environment: GNOME, IceWM, KDE
Based on: Red Hat
The last version | Released: 7.9 | October 12, 2020
Zobacz po polsku: Scientific
Scientific – a Linux distribution built on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and addressed to scientific institutions. The development of the operating system since 2004 is managed by the European Center for Nuclear Research CERN (Switzerland) and the American Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab). From version 7.x, the main sponsor and coordinator of the project is Fermilab.
System images are available as installation and live media for the i386 and x86_64 hardware architecture. Live versions are equipped with KDE, GNOME and IceWM desktops.
– Provide a stable, scalable, and extensible operating system for scientific computing
– Support scientific research by providing methods and procedures for enabling the integration of scientific applications with the operating environment
– Use the free exchange of ideas, designs, and implementations to prepare a computing platform for the next generation of scientific computing
As James Amundson, the Head of Scientific Computing Division announced (April 22, 2019), the Scientific Linux will be discontinued.
Scientific Linux 7.9 x86_64 Everything 9.9GB
Scientific Linux 7.9 Netinstall x86_64 620MB
Scientific Linux 7.9 LiveCD x86_64 950MB
Scientific Linux 7.9 LiveDVD GNOME x86_64 1.9GB
Scientific Linux 7.9 LiveDVD KDE x86_64 2.0GB
Scientific Linux 7.9 LiveDVD Extra x86_64 1.9GB