Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Top 5 Ubuntu pre-installed Laptop companies

Filed under
Ubuntu

Latest Ubuntu Certified hardware show that currently there are more than 90 laptops and 8 netbooks that work with Ubuntu 11.10 . While Ubuntu 11.04 has the highest certified laptops(123) and 9 netbooks. However, it is interesting to note that Ubuntu pre-installed or approved hardware that can run Ubuntu are increasingly on the rise, now that Ubuntu has broken the glass-ceiling on servers and Supercomputers.

Here are the Top 5 companies you should look at if you are looking for Ubuntu laptops.

1- System76

The first company that anybody from linux world will direct you to, if you want to buy a Ubuntu-laptop is System76. Perhaps this and only one other company would have an exhaustive choice of Ubuntu laptops for you. The most ‘powerful laptop’ is the Serval Professional costing $1379. 2011, saw Lemur Ultra-thin selling allout with its optimized features.

Rest here




More in Tux Machines

Getting OpenStack Ready for the Enterprise

OpenStack is gaining popularity as the cloud platform of choice for IT organizations. This was reflected in a 2013 IDG survey that found as much as 64 percent of IT managers including OpenStack in their technology roadmap. In the current fast-paced IT market, the massive scalability and flexible, modular architecture of OpenStack can help give organizations the agility they need. Read more

Open source projects that warrant data center managers' attention

When you're making the case to a data center manager about tech that is worthy of her consideration, make sure these three open source options are on your list. Read more

Open source and Made in Italy: Arduino are circuit boards with a sense of style

One of the more surprising applications has been the natural marriage between the Arduino board and Lego. Once seen only as a child's building block toy, Lego is finding startling utility as an instant mechanical prototype maker for Arduino ideas. Read more

11 Useful Utilities To Supercharge Your Ubuntu Experience

Whether you’re a relative novice or a seasoned pro, we all want to get the most from our operating system. Ubuntu, like most modern OSes, has more to offer than what is presented at first blush. From tweaking and refining the look, behaviour and performance of the Unity desktop to performing system maintenance, there are a huge array of useful utilities and apps that can help tune Ubuntu to meet your needs in no time. Read more