FreeBSD vs Ubuntu: What are the differences?
FreeBSD: An operating system used to power modern servers, desktops, and embedded platforms. An operating system for a variety of platforms which focuses on features, speed, and stability. It is derived from BSD, the version of UNIX® developed at the University of California, Berkeley. It is developed and maintained by a large community; Ubuntu: The leading OS for PC, tablet, phone and cloud. Ubuntu is an ancient African word meaning ‘humanity to others’. It also means ‘I am what I am because of who we all are’. The Ubuntu operating system brings the spirit of Ubuntu to the world of computers.
FreeBSD and Ubuntu belong to "Operating Systems" category of the tech stack.
FreeBSD is an open source tool with 4.37K GitHub stars and 1.72K GitHub forks. Here's a link to FreeBSD's open source repository on GitHub.
reddit, Instacart, and Asana are some of the popular companies that use Ubuntu, whereas FreeBSD is used by Zscaler, Zetaops, and iwantmyname. Ubuntu has a broader approval, being mentioned in 1870 company stacks & 1758 developers stacks; compared to FreeBSD, which is listed in 12 company stacks and 11 developer stacks.
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