Open Source Labs



The PC/OpenSystems LLC Open Source team are some of the best in the industry.    We work on several Open Source projects and make our source code available to download and re-use as well as redistribute and make improvements on.  PC/OpenSystems LLC is committed to contributing to the very ecosystem that we work in and in our contributors agreement we make it widely known that all contribution whether source code or documentation is freely available to all.  Right now we have 12 active contributors to our open source OS projects, Black Lab Linux and Freespire, and we make those available here.


Black Lab Enterprise Linux - The community enterprise Linux distribution.  Black Lab Enterprise Linux is high performance and high availability OS that is available for users that require a high octane OS for parallel computing environments, Virtual Machines and high end server functionality.  Black Lab Linux is the base of our HPC/LX distribution and is a widely used and trusted.  With military grade security and high end performance .  Black Lab Enterprise Linux is a great community supported, freely available solution to users.




FreespireOS - Is our community driven desktop solution for users who wish to have a freely available and free to use desktop OS.  Freespire is the base of our commercial Linspire distribution that leaves out binary only applications and drivers yet retains a user friendliness thats not seen in may other community distributions.


Kernel upgrade scripts - COMING SOON - Here you find the scripts to perform kernel upgrades to the most recent community based kernels.  These kernels are experimental only and will void your support subscription.





Kernel Source Code - Coming Soon - Here you will find the kernel source code currently in use by PC/OpenSystems LLC in our products and the kernels used in our upgrade scripts.




Source Code Tracker - COMING SOON - Here we will list all patches that we make to ANY open source project.  This includes Linux, BSD, Android, Windows, macOS




Core Developers

Roberto J. Dohnert
Layla Martinez
Simon Lincoln
Mike Vail
Rebecca Hockaday

Core Contributors

Richard Dennis - Documentation and graphics
Jeff Allain - Beta Tester
Leroy Bobo - Beta Tester
Keith Staats - Beta Tester
Los Alamos Labs - Beta Tester
University of North Carolina - Wilmington NC - Beta Tester
iHeartRadio - Beta Tester/Developer
Jesus Martinez - Developer
Tony Martinez - Developer
Ron Garcia - Developer
Angela Siemens - Developer
Meredith Staats - Developer
William Anthony Mitchell - Developer
Carl Weaver - Developer
Thomas Necessary - Developer
Jonathan Necessary - Developer

Welcome to PC/OpenSystems LLC

PC/OpenSystems LLC. is dedicated to providing top customer service including integration, providing Linux compatible hardware and enterprise desktop software solutions. We provide solutions tailored to your needs whether its building systems to suit your needs. Whether its a custom database solution, providing Linux powered PC and Server Solutions. Whatever you need you can rest assured that PC/OpenSystems LLC. will deliver a high performance and stable product


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About PC/OpenSystems LLC.

PC/OpenSystems LLC. is a small consulting firm and the only Linux retailer in NC for Linux PC's and custom systems located in Franklinton North Carolina. We specialize in hardware repair and we resell custom Linux based computers, software maintenance as well as custom application development.