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Black Lab Enterprise Linux



Black Lab Enterprise Linux

Black Lab Enterprise Linux is a 64 bit Linux based OS, that is geared towards the business, education and government worker.  It has all the applications business users will need for work, research and deployment among very high end systems.  Desktops and Servers.  With this system you can host the entire line of legacy applications that may still be in use in your environment as well as facilities for deploying web apps.  Black Lab Enterprise Linux is certified in many states to run government intranet and web based applications.  Black Lab Enterprise Linux is the ONLY Debian and Ubuntu based system that is certified by Oracle and IBM to host and deploy their respective cloud technologies.  Black Lab Enterprise Linux is deployed by 4 out of 5 US military branches and is in use by the NOAA and the National Weather Service.  Black Lab Enterprise Linux is also used by many local law enforcement agencies as well as deployed by over 100 school systems in 50 states as well as 20 school systems on the African continent.



Hardware Requirements

Black Lab Enterprise Linux runs on the following minimum hardware:

64 bit 1ghz or newer processor
4 gb of RAM
20 gb of hard drive space
VGA Graphics
Touch interface or keyboard and mouse interface.

As long as these requirements are met this system will run on any hardware produced by Sony, Dell, HP, Gateway, ACER, eMachine, Microsoft Surface Pro and all other commodity x64 systems

Features

What does this system include?  It has the Mate desktop environment as the default.  Black Lab Enterprise Linux is designed to work with conventional keyboard and mouse input, as well as make it as comfortable as possible for users with touch screen input.  It also includes a whole host of applications and features that are geared towards the business user.

LibreOffice
Chrome Web Browser
Evolution Groupware Suite
Rhythmbox
Parole Video Player
Gimp
Font Manager
Inkscape
Ice SSB web app creator
GLOM database creator
Full ZFS Filesystem support
Full XFS Filesystem support
Full UEFI and Secureboot support

And many more that can be downloaded from the App Grid Software Center.

Education support

Black Lab Enterprise Linux when ordered by educational institutions also includes many of the Edubuntu and Debian EDU utilities and tools.  This release also utilizes the Mate Desktop.  Black Lab Enterprise Linux for Education is targeted to Pre-K and K-12 schools systems.  It is also fully supported by Google Classroom

System Requirements

64 bit 1ghz or newer processor
4 gb of RAM
20 gb of hard drive space
VGA Graphics
Touch interface or keyboard and mouse interface.

Black Lab Studio

 Black Lab Studio like Ubuntu Studio is targeted towards content creators and multimedia enthusiasts.  Black Lab Studio utilizes the Mate desktop environment and contains all the applications included with Ubuntu Studio as well as utilities for Radio and TV Station automation.  Black Lab Studio also utilizes the same base as Black Lab Enterprise Linux so its a very performant and a very professional compilation and can be utilized on a wide variety of Enterprise class hardware.

Ubuntu Studio Application list

System Requirements

64 bit 1ghz or newer processor
4 gb of RAM or more
20 gb of hard drive space
VGA Graphics
Touch interface or keyboard and mouse interface.


IoT (Internet of things)

Black Lab Linux takes the IoT or Internet of things very seriously.  We have launched an IoT release that is targeted to the Intel single board systems as well as the Intel IoT offerings.  With our IoT offerings you can deploy it as a Server, Desktop, or automation appliance.

System Requirements

64 bit 1ghz or newer processor
512 mb of RAM minimum
8 gb of Storage space
VGA Graphics
Touch interface or keyboard and mouse interface.

Download 

You can download Black Lab Enterprise Linux and any of its derivatives free of charge.  With the free download you can utilize forum and social media support but it does not entitle you to commercial support such as Phone and e-mail support and does not entitle you to onsite or remote support

Download Black Lab Enterprise Linux

Download Black Lab Enterprise Linux for Education

Download Black Lab Studio

Download Black Lab Enterpise IoT

Purchase 

You can purchase your support subscription for Black Lab Enterprise Linux and any of its derivatives from here.  When you purchase a support subscription you get our professional services and official support.  With your support subscription you get the following services from PC/OpenSystems LLC and the Black Lab Linux team

12 months of support
12 months of Phone and e-mail support
12 months of security and application fixes delivered either digitally or on official media
Onsite support - Extra charges do apply
Remote Support
Security and System auditing
Commercial Software management

You can also purchase Hardware with Black Lab Enterprise Linux from PC/OpenSystems LLC

PC/OpenSystems LLC Hardware


Black Lab Enterprise Linux License
Install Media
Order notes

Educational Pricing


Black Lab Enterprise for Education Licensing
Install Media
Order notes


Legal Notice

PC OpenSystems LLC offers indeminity for all customers and users of all versions of Black Lab Linux.  Customers and users are non-liable for any and ALL accusations of trademark or patent infringement.  Despite your license or subscription status.  PC OpenSystems LLC and Black Lab Linux are proud to be licensees of the OIN, Open Invention Network.