We have data on 498,083 companies that use Canonical Ubuntu. The companies using Canonical Ubuntu are most often found in United States and in the Computer Software industry. Canonical Ubuntu is most often used by companies with 10-50 employees and 1M-10M dollars in revenue. Our data for Canonical Ubuntu usage goes back as far as 6 years and 1 months.
We use the best indexing techniques combined with advanced data science to monitor the market share of over 15,000 technology products, including Operating Systems. By scanning billions of public documents, we are able to collect deep insights on every company, with over 100 data fields per company at an average. In the Operating Systems category, Canonical Ubuntu has a market share of about 18.6%. Other major and competing products in this category include:
Ubuntu is a Debian-based Linux operating system, with Unity as its default desktop environment.Development of Ubuntu is led by UK-based Canonical Ltd.,a company owned by South African entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth. Canonical generates revenue through the sale of technical support and other services related to Ubuntu. The Ubuntu project is publicly committed to the principles of open-source software development; people are encouraged to use free software, study how it works, improve upon it, and distribute it.
Looking at Canonical Ubuntu customers by industry, we find that Computer Software (6%) and Information Technology and Services (5%) are the largest segments.
31% of Canonical Ubuntu customers are in United States and 7% are in United Kingdom.
Of all the customers that are using Canonical Ubuntu, a majority (64%) are small (<50 employees), 10% are large (>1000 employees) and 27% are medium-sized.
Of all the customers that are using Canonical Ubuntu, a majority (68%) are small (<$50M), 8% are large (>$1000M) and 16% are medium-sized.