Servers I run generally use FreeBSD (including the one for this wiki), as it provides a great balance of speed, stability, security, and compatibility. For special security needs, I'd turn to OpenBSD. For networking specialty hardware, I'd explore the options of NetBSD or an embedded Linux.
While BSD may excel on the server end, Linux generally provides a richer multimedia experience at present, so I prefer it on the desktop and mobile devices.
interos: internet operating system
interos.org: internet open source
interos.org exists for the development of open source Java and Flash web applications for an open web platform. interos.org is also host to a number of non-profit wikis (including this one). The main site and its wiki are also in development, and their launch will coincide with that of interos.com.
Solution stack for web applications
A solution stack is a set of software subsystems or components needed to deliver a fully functional solution, e.g., a product or service.
- LAMP is a typical web application solution stack.
- interos uses: