For some reason, UnitedLinux attracts FUD the way a dog does fleas. But, now that the public beta is out (, we can see that, well, its basically a GPL-compliant, high-end Linux server operating system.

In short, it's what the UnitedLinux companies--Conectiva (, SCO (formerly Caldera,, SuSE (, and Turbolinux ( promised it would be: A Linux thats optimized for server work.