North Carolina

Linux Around The World: USA – North Carolina

Last Updated on July 28, 2023

North CarolinaPopulation: 10.5 million
Capital: Raleigh
Largest City: Charlotte
Major Industries: Aerospace and defense, automotive and heavy machinery, food processing and manufacturing, information technology, biotechnology and pharmaceutical, business and financial services

North Carolina is a state in the Southeastern region of the United States. It is bordered by Virginia to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the east, Georgia and South Carolina to the south, and Tennessee to the west.

User Groups

LocationLinux User Group
CharlotteCharlotte Python Meetup lets Python users, developers, and enthusiasts of all skill levels interested in discovering and sharing why the Python programming language is such a joy to work with.
GreensboroTriad Linux Users Group is a LUG for the residents of Guilford, Forsyth, and other surrounding areas.
RaleighTriLUG: Triangle Linux Users Group is dedicated to the Triangle area including Durham, Raleigh, Chapel Hill, and Research Triangle Park.
RaleighLinux Users’ Group at NC State is a student group dedicated to maker culture and serving the free & open source software community. Founded in Fall of 1994, they are one of the oldest existing LUGs.

Did You Know? North Carolina got the nickname the Tar Heel State because workers here used to sell tar, pitch, and turpentine from the state’s longleaf pine trees to be used in wooden ships.

Linux Around The World This article is part of our Linux Around The World series showcasing usergroups that are relevant to Linux enthusiasts. Great ways to meet up with fellow enthusiasts.

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