What is an OS?

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The operating system is a program that starts running when you turn on a computer and performs the basic tasks required to use the computer.

The operating system interacts with computer hardware, schedules tasks, maintains files and provides a default user interface. The operating system provides a platform on which applications such as word processors, spreadsheets and web browsers run.

Gordano’s current products run on the following operating systems:

  1. MS Windows 2000 on Intel processors
  2. MS Windows 2003
  3. MS Windows XP
  4. MS Windows Vista
  5. Linux on Intel Processors
  6. Solaris on SPARC processors
  7. AIX

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Keywords:OS Windows 2000 Unix Linux Solaris platform Win2K win2000 XP

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