ALT Linux is an open source Linux distribution based on the Sisyphus operating system.
ALT Linux features an APT-enabled RPM package repository that aims to achieve usability and security in a manageable and sensible mixture.
ALT Linux was founded in 2001 by a merge of two large Russian free software projects.
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· Zero-cost end-user license fee;
· Сentralized administration of pupil computers;
· Deep customization;
· Сentralized authentication via directory service;
· Network boot of diskless nodes that store personal data on server;
· High security and virus protection;
· Graphical interface on server (disabled by default).
· Special School Server images are ready to install to Hyper-V