Fedora 24 is a fast, stable, and powerful Linux-based operating system for everyday use. It’s completely free to use, study, and share. It is built and used by people across the globe who work together as a community: the Fedora Project.
This OS provides software to suit a wide variety of applications. The storage, memory and processing requirements vary depending on usage.
Hence, it is a collection of software that makes your computer run. Fedora uses the RPM package management system. The default desktop is the GNOME desktop environment. The default interface is the GNOME Shell. Other desktop environments, including KDE Plasma, Xfce, LXDE, MATE and Cinnamon, are available and can be installed.
Security is also important with one specific security feature being Security-Enhanced Linux. It implements a variety of security policies, including mandatory access controls.
This Operating System comes installed with a wide range of software such as LibreOffice and Firefox. Additional software is available from the software repositories. It can be installed using the DNF package manager or GNOME Software.
Intel i686, AMD x86-64 and ARM-hfp are the primary architectures supported by Fedora. Pidora is a specialized Fedora distribution for the Raspberry Pi. It also supports ARM AArch64, IBM Power64, IBM Power64le, IBM Z, MIPS-64el and MIPS-el as secondary architectures.
Fedora has a reputation for focusing on innovation, integrating new technologies early on and working closely with upstream Linux communities.
Fedora is sponsored by Red Hat, the world’s most trusted provider of open source technology. As always, it continues to develop (Red Hat contributions) and integrate the latest free and open source software.
Workstation Edition is a polished, easy to use operating system for laptop and desktop computers, with a complete set of tools and helpers for developers and makers of all kinds.
Server Edition is a powerful, flexible operating system that includes the best and latest datacenter technologies. It puts you in control of all your infrastructure and services.
Cloud Edition provides a minimal image of Fedora for use in public and private cloud environments. It includes just the bare essentials making it very light on resources. But you get enough to run your cloud application.
Fedora 24 Release Notes
Homepage – https://getfedora.org/
Size: 1401 MB