The Free Software Desktop Project. www.kde.org. WWW.GNOME.ORG. By: Joshua Anglero www.angleroj.com. Handles by windows. Linux separates these functions. What is Gnome AND KDE GNU License Open Source code KDE: K Desktop Environment Closed Source GNOME: G Network Object Model Environment
By: Joshua Anglero
Linux separates these functions
Why does they exist
Where did they come from
4 Home Users
4 the World
4 People w/ Disabilities
4 System Administrators
Low cost alternative solution for PDLC and system architecture solutions.
Easy to implement
Easy to admin install and support
Bind development with many popular languages like Java, C#, C.
Develop software free of charge with no royalty fee
Can use Gtk+ (http://www.gtk.org/) on any platform for development with GNOME
More then a desktop solution
More then just a development platform
GNOME and KDE is a community
This mostly depends on the type of feature that you expect to utilize and the type of functions that you are most familiar with.
KDE and GNOME both offer an abundance of application to support system development to office application.