A trusted platform

Featuring a familiar industry standard platform, Ascendos provides a Linux environment designed for scenarios where reliability over time is crucial. It's perfect for workstations, servers, clusters, and more.

Built for today

On solid ground or up in the cloud, Ascendos 7 soars higher with new storage, networking, virtualization, and performance management features built for today'. Each major version is supported for ten years since its original, upstream release.

Powered by you

Ascendos is only as powerful as its community; we encourage participation by all users and developers alike. Help find bugs, support other users, and help make Ascendos your enterprise Linux.


Right now, our goal has been to get our systems back into an operational state (and that means we've had to dust off a lot of cobwebs (and nothing you can download at the moment). But don't worry, we're getting back up to steam! Check the News page for updates.

Give us a hand!

But of course, we can't do anything without you! Talk with us on the forum and maling lists, and take a look at the wiki for our collection of notes and other information.