Microsoft’s Windows 11 operating system targets Apple’s business model

Venture Beast

Windows 11 includes a new Windows Store that will let developers use their own in-app payment systems and pay no commissions to Microsoft. Read More.

Future of the server operating system

Computer Weekly

We look at the evolution of the server operating system, and how the next generation is moving into the cloud

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Vergecast: This week in operating systems

The Verge

This week, The Vergecast dedicates the show to operating systems — updates, releases, and rumors from this past week. and the debut of some new systems like Huawei’s HarmonyOS and Google’s Fuchsia OS.

Google wants you to help build its Fuchsia operating system

Venture Beast

Google today announced that Fuchsia, its open-source operating system is welcoming contributions from the public. The company is expanding Fuchsia’s open source model to make it easier for public engagement.

Microsoft acquires Express Logic for its real-time internet of things operating system

CTOvision

Microsoft today announced that it’s acquired Express Logic, a 23-year-old San Diego, California-based developer of real-time operating systems (RTOS) for the internet of things (IoT) and edge devices powered by microcontroller units (MCUs), for an undisclosed amount.

GE unveils the industrial internet operating system

Computer Weekly

The GE Predix platform is now positioned as an operating system to run industrial machines more efficiently

The LAN: A History of Network Operating Systems Part 7

IT Toolbox

The fileservers were usually high-performance PCs running under some operating system that allows multiple activities to take place concurrently. Two approaches have been taken by NOS manufacturers

The Importance of Compatibility: Microsoft Shifting to Single Operating System

CTOvision

We love technology trends at CTO Vision. Trends like user empowerment, the convergence of the cyber and physical worlds, enhanced cloud computing, advances in managing big data, and a persistent environment of cyber insecurity shape the present and future of technology in complex and consequential ways. One little discussed trend is the tendency of today’s tech companies to develop products that function better with each other than without – in other w. To read more please log in. Login.

'Introducing macOS Redmond;' a Microsoft-designed operating system for Macs

TechSpot

What if Mircosoft designed macOS? A YouTuber who goes by Avdan asked that question and created a satirical look, showcasing some of the features he thinks it would have (video above

The LAN: A History of Network Operating Systems Part 6

IT Toolbox

In 1987 it was said, "throughout the 1990s we should anticipate that there will be a growth in 802.3 Ethernet) and 802.5 Token Ring) LANs resulting in the capture of a much larger market share." These conclusions were largely based on assumptions, at the time, that growth in the marketplace will come largely in LANs based on international standards

The LAN: A History of Network Operating Systems Part 3

IT Toolbox

Even though the earliest LANs were of this genre, by 1989 it appeared that they were on the way out. By 1992, however, new life had been breathed into peer-to-peer networking by both Novell and Microsoft, along with the popularity of Artisoft's LANtastic. We will take a close look at peer-to-peer LANs at a deeper level in some future posts

The LAN: A History of Network Operating Systems Part 10

IT Toolbox

In the past, if we wished to attach some other random LAN to this system, we typically needed a gateway to perform protocol conversion from whatever the LAN was using (assuming that it was not running the same DECnet protocol) to the DECnet protocols

The LAN: A History of Network Operating Systems Part 9

IT Toolbox

In the early 1990s, there seemed to have been some convergence on the use of 802.2 (LLC) LLC) and 802.3/802.5 Mac sub-layers as the basic Physical and Data Link Layer technology. Every major manufacturer provided this alternative, and over time it became a common methodology employed

The LAN: A History of Network Operating Systems Part 8

IT Toolbox

In addition to the network architectures mentioned above, other protocol or protocol-like issues were of great importance

Windows 10 21H1 OS Version Appears Wrong 10.0.19041.928 in SCCM Console Operating Systems Node | ConfigMgr

Anoop

The post Windows 10 21H1 OS Version Appears Wrong 10.0.19041.928 in SCCM Console Operating Systems Node | ConfigMgr appeared first on HTMD Blog by Anoop C Nair. Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. Read More.

The LAN: A History of Network Operating Systems Part 12

IT Toolbox

the network system calls then provided under interrupt 21H gave all suppliers of network software the capability to standardize at least some of the access to LAN hardware. When DOS was extended in Version 3.1, Most manufacturers of LAN software had announced or implemented support of NETBIOS for IBM LANs

The LAN: A History of Network Operating Systems Part 11

IT Toolbox

The NETwork Basic Input Output System (NET-BIOS) was introduced at the same time IBM announced the PC Network in 1984. The network microcode was the foundation for program control of the IBM LANs; it resides in ROM on the Adapter Card, on diskette, or on the PC's motherboard

The LAN: A History of Network Operating Systems Part 5

IT Toolbox

In general, pipes are software developers' tools for easily creating communications routines in software without having to explicitly control and issue commands to the communications hardware

The LAN: A History Network Operating Systems Part 1

IT Toolbox

Under the best of circumstances, the end-user should not even know that a network exists. If he wishes to do something simple, like copy a file from one place to another, it should be possible to use something like the old MS/DOS copy command and simply type: COPY c:mydata.dat p:yourdata.dat.

The LAN: A History of Network Operating Systems Part 2

IT Toolbox

Before proceeding further, a brief comment on the use of the terms "proprietary" and "open system" is probably in order

Defining the New Data Center Operating System

Data Center Knowledge

The abstraction of the hardware layer within the data center means we are able to utilize new types of controls around our data center. New technologies are being deployed within the data center at a very fast pace. Bill Kleyman looks at how the future data center environment will be managed. Featured Big data cloud data center control data center management DCOS IO Virtualization

The LAN: A History of Network Operating Systems Part 4

IT Toolbox

The approaches to integrated networking implemented by Banyan and Novell are difficult to match to the OSI model as well. The architectures presented in this series of posts were changing rapidly during the times that these platforms were in use, so they often differed from what you actually bought in a given product release

Microsoft unveils Windows 11, integrating Teams directly into flagship operating system

GeekWire

Microsoft revealed the next version of its PC operating system , Windows 11, with a softer, translucent appearance and updated features focused on improving productivity across multiple devices, leveraging the company’s cloud services. Windows 11 with its centered Start menu.

Apple released patches for all its operating systems today to squash an actively exploited WebKit flaw

TechSpot

Last week Apple finally pushed out iOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, and macOS 11.3. They bought some convenient new features, like enabling Face ID to work while wearing a face mask. However, it seems there was a pesky vulnerability that came along for the ride. Today, Apple released a patch for

Big Data - Extracting and Loading from Operational Systems

IT Toolbox

In today’s IT world big data applications are common. We have evolved some standard responses to the needs for these applications. One common reaction is that big data requires a “scaling up”: more CPUs, more memory, more resources. Another theme is the availability of special-purpose hardware and software for storing and analyzing big data. However, big

Everything You'll Lose From Windows 10 When You Upgrade to Windows 11

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Mesosphere Intros SDK for Data Center Operating System

Data Center Knowledge

Wants to enable developers to write distributed apps without distributed-infrastructure expertise Read More. Infrastructure Technology

What to Do if Your Old Device Can't Run a New Apple Operating System

GizModo VR

Apple’s annual operating system updates are always a cause for geeky celebration, but some of you have less reason to be thrilled. If your beloved, older Apple devices have faded into obsolescence, this annual ritual can feel like a grim reminder that this is it for you.

The Battle for Mobile Operating System Supremacy

The Investing Edge

While Microsoft designed MS-DOS to work as an open system that could run on multiple computers, Apple was limited by the closed design of the Macintosh system. Those who fail to learn history are doomed to repeat it… Given that Apple’s blockbuster introduction of the iPhone six years ago effectively created the smartphone market, it’s astonishing that Android today reigns supreme. Within the U.S.,

Back-to-Basics Weekend Reading - Virtualizing Operating Systems.

All Things Distributed

Werner Vogels weblog on building scalable and robust distributed systems. Back-to-Basics Weekend Reading - Virtualizing Operating Systems. This weekends back-to-basics reading is on operating system virtualization. There are two papers that deserve the "classic" tag as they both form the basis for operating system virtualization that is in production today. All Things Distributed.

Reset Windows 10 1803 Fix Operating System Related Issues

Anoop

The post Reset Windows 10 1803 Fix Operating System Related Issues appeared first on SCCM Intune Real World Enterprise Experience Blog by Anoop C Nair. Windows 10 1803 comes with an option to reinstall the OS with or without removing the personal files from the device. I would recommend keeping all the personal files in the cloud storage instead of the local hard disk of the machine. There could be many reasons to reset or reinstall or rebuild windows 10 […].

Microsoft Viva Disrupts Today’s EX Operating System

Forrester's Customer Insights

We believe the solution will significantly shape the EX technology landscape as the EX operating system. In February, Microsoft announced Viva, its platform for employee experience (EX). Microsoft is making progress toward several important aspects of EX with this announcement, but most importantly: Bring together non-survey and survey-based sources of data about EX. This will […]. Age of the Customer CIO insights employee experience

CoreOS Launches First Stable Release of Its Web-Scale Operating System

Data Center Knowledge

Release includes Docker, support by major cloud providers, commercial support. Read More. Blades Infrastructure

TechNet Radio: (Part 8) Hyper-V from a VMware Admin’s Perspective - Supported Guest Operating Systems

IT Pros Rock!

In this installment of our "Hyper-V from a VMware admin's perspective" series, Keith Mayer and Andy Syrewicze discuss support for guest operating systems in Hyper-V. Tune in as they go in depth on supported server and client operating systems as well demo for us how Linux is supported in Hyper-V. [ 5:08 ] What does “supported” mean in terms of Guest Operating Systems on Hyper-V? [

Microsoft stakes out claim with Windows 11 on future of hybrid work

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YouTube Will Roll Out Picture-in-Picture Support to iOS Users Starting with Premium Subscribers

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Windows 11 Is the Overhaul Microsoft Needed

GizModo VR

Today Microsoft announced the next big chapter for its ubiquitous operating system: Windows 11 is here, and while there’s some awkwardness to work out (specifically in the way Microsoft is handling Android app integration), Windows 11 feels like the big facelift Microsoft really needed.

What to Expect From Microsoft's Windows 11 Event

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Too Bad, Zuck: Just 4% of U.S. iPhone Users Let Apps Track Them After iOS Update

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Of Course You Can Run Windows 11 on an Old Windows Phone

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Windows 11 Leaks Indicate a Dramatic New Look Is Coming Soon

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Windows Users, It’s Time to Prepare for the End of 10

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iOS 15 Will Reportedly Bring Big Changes to Notifications and the iPad Home Screen

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