Software 2 - TypesofOperatingSystems What are three...

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1 Types of Operating Systems What are three categories of operating systems? Stand-alone: complete operating system working on PC, laptop, mobile computing device. like DOS, Windows, Mac OS X, Unix, Linux Network: OS designed specially to support a network, like netware, windows server 2003,Unix, Linux and Solaris Embedded : OS on most PDA and small devices Like, windows CE.net, windows mobile 2003, Palm OS and Symbian OS
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2 Stand-Alone Operating Systems What is DOS (Disk Operating System) ? Developed in early 1980s for personal computers Hardly used today because it does not offer GUI Used command-line interface when first developed, later included menus
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3 Stand-Alone Operating Systems How do Windows versions compare? Windows Version Year Released Windows 3.x 1990 Windows NT 3.1 1993 Windows 95 1995 Windows NT Workstation 4.0 1996 Windows 98 1998 Windows Millennium Edition 2000 Windows 2000 Professional 2000 Windows XP 2001
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Microsoft’s fastest, most reliable Windows operating system Stand-Alone Operating Systems What is Windows XP ? Available in three editions:
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