Christine Hall has been a journalist since 1971. In 2001 she began writing a weekly consumer computer column and began covering IT full time in 2002, focusing on Linux and open source software. Since 2010 she's published and edited the website FOSS Force. Follow her on Twitter: @BrideOfLinux.
The networking startup says the new platform is aimed at "the other side of the house" from its usual network engineering customers.
Extended support will give CentOS 8 users time to determine which of the CentOS clones will work best for them.