A lightweight and fast distributed VCS for small and large projects alike, which it handles with the same efficiency. Git handles all changes via a series of commands. It also provides support for nonlinear, distributed workflows.
|First released||April 5, 2005|
|Developed by||Linus Torvalds|
|Latest stable version||Git 2|
|Used by||Microsoft, LinkedIn, Autodesk|
There are numerous manuals and tutorials, written and in video format, on how to use Git, including a cheat sheet with for Git commands.