OSS Today: Some Wins, Some Losses

How Linux thrives; Struggles with underfunded OSS

Vivek Singh
Feb 13, 2018 · 1 min read

Linux has eaten the world. 96% of web servers and 79.3% of smartphones (the Android ones) run Linux. It’s used by Pixar and DreamWorks in the film industry. The governments of Brazil, Russia, India, China, Spain, France, and Germany? All have operating systems or subsystems using Linux.

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