Use Ubuntu LTS/CentOS/OpenSUSE on the C2 Series Compute Nodes for your Linux Server workloads. Linux Distributions have pre-configured security settings, networking and open source server software like webservers, database software. C2 series has an excellent price-performance ratio. Never encounter noisy neighborhood issues due to better CPU contention ratio. Each VCPU HT core has a base frequency of 2.9 Ghz or higher. This allows you to have higher performance and lower latency.