CentOS is one of the major Linux distros for the server & cloud platform. You’ve heard about RHEL, right? CentOS is the free & open-source version of RHEL and intimates almost all the functionalities. Thus, CentOS is on the top of server Linux distros.
Recently, CentOS has released their latest version – CentOS 7 v1804. This is the 6th release under the series of CentOS 7. CentOS makes all the channels of software available to the users while installing software. This allows greater flexibility while enjoying the power of RHEL, the ultimate enterprise Linux.
This new CentOS 7 v1804 is based on the RHEL 7.5. There are lots of powerful and advanced features in the RHEL 7.5. If you missed out the RHEL 7.5 update, check out all the awesome things with this update!
How to obtain CentOS 7 v1804
This version is the latest stable release for CentOS. In order to get it, you can get the ISO of CentOS from the official site. If you want to create an installation media, learn how to create a bootable USB flash drive.
This version has removed some of the unreliable cryptographic algorithms from its library. There are a number of packages from the original source which are modified in this new version. You can find out all the information about the CentOS latest release here.