International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research
Linux is a free Unix-type operating system for computer devices .The operating system is what makes the hardware work together with the software. In this paper, the authors have compared Linux and windows. They have briefly explained Linux and its commands. They also analyzed Linux systems' advantages & disadvantages with respect to cost, security, choice, software, hardware, understanding, compatibility and use of alternative programs. In the end they compared various operating systems in terms of connectivity, scalability, stability and other important parameters.