Types of Operating Systems
The operating system has become the need of people because without the operating system you are unable to use any application or software. When the bill gates created the first operating system, it was the revolution in this history of the computer. After the creating of the first operating system, other different types or companies’ operating system was introduced in the market. The bill gates in the industry of information technology took the basic concept of the operating system. The contribution of the bill gates keeps the value to give the latest and new technology to the world. Therefore, after the several changes, many other operating systems were created and they are getting more popular due to the new and exceptional features and functions. Some of the different types of the operating systems are given below with the specification.
Windows, one of the popular and most usable operating system, after the creation of the windows operating system different other operating system created. With the help of the windows operating system, other companies created a new operating system with some latest features. Thus, the contribution of windows operating system in the revolution of information technology is high. Except this, in the current time the millions of people are using different versions of windows operating system. The Microsoft Company created the window operating system and bill gates is the owner of that company.
MAC OS X (Unix) (Desktop/Server)
Mac is an operating system that is created by the apple company. The founder of apple was stave jobs who has been died recently. Therefore, the contribution to making the Mac operating system, stave jobs played a vital role. However, Apple is one of the best and famous company around the world after Microsoft. Millions of users are using the Mac and other different Mac operating system versions. However, the Mac operating system can only be used in the laptop or any desktop computer.
Ubuntu (Linux) (Desktop/Server)
Ubuntu is very powerful operating system and the server side of the Linux is very famous. Most of the network administrator suggests using the Linux server for making the strong security because it is not easy to break the Linux server security easily. However, the squad is very famous Linux services that the network administrator prefers to use. However, the desktop version of the Ubuntu is also perfect, but the problem is that it is not compatible with every software.
Android is the mobile operating system. However, different companies are using the android operating system in their mobile. The reason to use the android is that it is compatible with every application and different types of applications you can install in it without any charges.
Apple iOS (Mobile)
Apple is an operating system that is only created for the iPhone or Apple different products. However, this is a unique operating system and only apple application can be installed in it. It is the most secure operating system the does not contain any virus.
There are Many other Operating systems, Here are few examples
- Linux Mint
- Red Hat Linux
- Back Track
- Chromium OS