We have data on 204,226 companies that use Debian. The companies using Debian are most often found in United States and in the Computer Software industry. Debian is most often used by companies with 10-50 employees and 1M-10M dollars in revenue. Our data for Debian usage goes back as far as 5 years and 9 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, Debian has a market share of about 7.6%. Other major and competing products in this category include:
Debian is a Unix-like computer operating system that is composed entirely of free software, most of which is under the GNU General Public License and packaged by a group of individuals participating in the Debian Project. Debian has access to online repositories that contain over 50,000 software packages making it one of the largest software compilations. Debian includes popular free programs such as LibreOffice, Firefox web browser, Evolution mail, K3b disc burner, VLC media player, GIMP image editor, and Evince document viewer.
Looking at Debian customers by industry, we find that Computer Software (6%) is the largest segment.
21% of Debian customers are in United States, 14% are in Germany and 9% are in France.
Of all the customers that are using Debian, a majority (58%) are small (<50 employees), 10% are large (>1000 employees) and 31% are medium-sized.
Of all the customers that are using Debian, a majority (65%) are small (<$50M), 9% are large (>$1000M) and 18% are medium-sized.