1. Computers
  2. Display Drivers
  3. Graphics Cards
  4. Memory
  5. Motherboards
  6. Processors
  7. Software
  8. Storage
  9. Operating Systems


Facebook RSS Twitter Twitter Google Plus


Phoronix Test Suite

OpenBenchmarking.org

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 Released

Red Hat

Published on 10 November 2010 04:45 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Red Hat
3 Comments

Back in April there was the first beta release of RHEL 6.0 and today Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 has officially entered the world.

With Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, Red Hat is offering up many KVM virtualization improvements, the GCC 4.4 compiler, the open-source Nouveau driver for providing NVIDIA graphics hardware support, improved power management, and various other Linux enhancements.

Here is Red Hat's press release announcing RHEL6 as their next-generation Linux operating system. We have already delivered Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 benchmarks looking at the performance of RHEL6 compared to our Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 benchmarks, from the first beta and our most recent RHEL6 benchmarks.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
Latest Linux Hardware Reviews
  1. Scythe Mugen MAX
  2. Intel Core i7 5960X Haswell-E On Linux
  3. Intel 80GB 530 Series M.2 SSD On Linux
  4. With A New Motherboard, The Core i7 5960X Haswell-E Lights Up
Latest Linux Articles
  1. 7-Way Linux Desktop Gaming Comparison On Ubuntu 14.10
  2. Intel P-State vs. CPUFreq Benchmarks On The i7-5960X
  3. RadeonSI GLAMOR Benchmarks With X.Org Server 1.16
  4. RadeonSI Gallium3D vs. Catalyst At 4K UHD On Linux
Latest Linux News
  1. AntiMicro 2.6 Yields Greater Compatibility For Gamepads On Linux
  2. OpenGL 3.3 / GLSL 3.30 Lands For Intel Sandy Bridge On Mesa
  3. AMD's RadeonSI Gallium3D Driver Sees Some Improvements
  4. Mesa 10.3 Released With The Latest Open-Source GPU Driver Improvements
  5. GNOME 3.13.92 Officially Released
  6. Wine 1.7.27 Is Still Working Towards Direct2D Support
  7. Wasteland 2 Officially Launched Today, Including For Linux Gamers
  8. Tropico 5 Launches On Steam For Linux
  9. The Intel Core i7 5960X Continues Running Great On Linux
  10. Geometry Shaders, OpenGL 3.2 Land In Mesa For Intel Sandy Bridge
Latest Forum Discussions
  1. Stop grabbing my keyboard :(
  2. ASRock AM1H-ITX: One Of The Best AM1 Mini-ITX Motherboards
  3. X.Org Women Outreach Program Only Turns Up Two Applicants So Far
  4. Glamor now enabled in Debian radeonsi
  5. Can Linux kill a motherboard?
  6. It's Now Possible To Play Netflix Natively On Linux Without Wine Plug-Ins
  7. New Group Calls For Boycotting Systemd
  8. Updated and Optimized Ubuntu Free Graphics Drivers