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Git has emerged a strong contender for SCM. Previous commonly used SCM are:

CVS SVN Mercurial Bazaar Perforce SourceSafe

Git was another brain-child of Linus Tovalds, and was created to support linux development. Previously, linux development used xxxx. (mercurial).

The features that make Git exceptional are:

Branching Local Repository Distributed SCM Fast Small Footprint Staging Area Workflow – caters for various types of development WF. Easy to Learn Lots of Tools