An operating system (commonly abbreviated OS) is an interface between hardware and applications.

Operating systems Edit

  • Windows - the most widely used desktop OS (by app. 89%[1])
  • Linux - the most widely used server OS (by app. 49% vs. Windows' 29%[2])
  • Mac OSX

External links Edit

References Edit

  1. Net applications report
  2. Netcraft february 2009 server report