How Google Developers Use Ubuntu ~ Ubuntu Vibes

A look at how Google uses Linux internally – since phasing out Windows-based systems in their offices in early 2010 (due to security concerns).

“Ubuntu systems at Google are upgraded every LTS release. The entire process of upgrading can take as much as 4 months and it is also quite expensive as one reboot or a small change can cost them as much as 1 million dollars. This time, however, Ubuntu 10.04 LTS workstations at Google won’t be upgraded to Precise until next year.”

How Google Developers Use Ubuntu ~ Ubuntu Vibes | Daily Ubuntu Linux Updates

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