OS Through the time

  • Period: to

    90's

  • Amiga OS 2.0

    AmigaOS 2.0 was released with the launch of the Amiga 3000 in 1990
    Features a interactive type of OS
    It's a GUI ambient (Competing with the Apple Macintosh)
    Can use basic multi-task with widgets created by the user/developer
    Can use a network but needs an Ethernet card
    Uses a PowerPC 68030 processor at either 16 or 25 MHz and 2 MB of RAM
    "Fast RAM" can be increased by fitting DIP (up to 4 MB) or ZIP DRAM chips (up to 16 MB) available in two varieties, Page Mode or Static Column
  • Windows 3

    Windows 3.0 (by Microsoft), a graphical environment. It became the first widely successful version of Windows and a rival to Apple Macintosh and the Commodore Amiga on the graphical user interface front.
    The MS-DOS Executive file manager/program launcher was replaced with the icon-based Program Manager and the list-based File Manager.
    Windows 3.0 includes a Protected/Enhanced mode which allows Windows applications to use more memory in a more painless manner than their DOS counterparts could.
  • Linux

    The Linux kernel is a free and open-source, monolithic, Unix-like operating system kernel.
    Created by Linus Torvalds.
    Highly portable.
    The Linux kernel provides preemptive scheduling under certain conditions.
    Grouped a lot of developers for the development of the project.
  • Period: to

    00's

  • Windows 2000

    Windows 2000 is an operating system that was produced by Microsoft as part of the Windows NT family of operating systems.
    Mainly written in C++, Windows 2000 is by far one of the largest commercial projects ever built.
  • Windows 2000 characteristics

  • Windows 2000 characteristics

  • Mac OS X version 10.0 (Cheetah)

    Is the first major release of Mac OS X (later named OS X and then macOS), Apple’s desktop and server operating system. Mac OS X 10.0 was released on March 24, 2001 for a price of US$129. It was the successor of the Mac OS X Public Beta and the predecessor of Mac OS X 10.1.
  • Mac OS X 10.0 features

    The Dock. The Dock was a brand new way to organize OS X's applications.
    The Mail application. The Mail application is a way to receive and send emails.
    The Address Book. It is a virtual address book for the Mac.
    The Aqua interface. It is the visual interface theme of the Mac OS X operating system.
    AppleScript. It is a scripting language for the Mac.
    Preview: Support for viewing PDFs.
  • Mac OS X 10.0 characteristics

    Mac OS X introduced the new Darwin Unix-like core and a completely new system of memory management. The requirements were high for the time, since the standard RAM on a computer was 64 MB, while the OS required 128 MB. Supported Computers: Power Macintosh G3 Beige, G3 B&W, G4, G4 Cube, iMac, PowerBook G3, PowerBook G4, iBook
    RAM:
    128 MB (unofficially 64 MB minimum)
    Hard Drive Space:
    1,500 MB (800 MB for the minimal install)
  • Mac OS X 10.0 limitations

    File-sharing client — The system can only use TCP/IP,[4] not AppleTalk, to connect to servers sharing the Apple Filing Protocol. It cannot use SMB to connect to Windows or Samba servers. File-sharing server — As a server, the system can share files using only the Apple Filing Protocol (over TCP/IP), HTTP, SSH, and FTP.
  • Windows XP

    Windows XP is a personal computer operating system produced by Microsoft as part of the Windows NT family of operating systems. It was released to manufacturing on August 24, 2001, and broadly released for retail sale on October 25, 2001.
  • Windows XP characteristics

  • Mac OS X Panther (version 10.3)

    Mac OS X Panther (version 10.3) is the fourth major release of Mac OS X (now named macOS), Apple’s desktop and server operating system. It followed Mac OS X 10.2 and preceded Mac OS X Tiger. Apple released Panther on October 24, 2003.
  • Mac OS X 10.3 characteristics

  • Mac OS X 10.0 characteristics

  • Mac OS X Tiger (version 10.4)

    Is the fifth major release of Mac OS X (now named macOS), Apple's desktop and serveroperating system for Mac computers.
  • Mac OS X Tiger (version 10.4) characteristics

    Tiger boasted features like Spotlight file search and more robust graphics APIs, as well as improved 64-bit support.
  • Mac OS X Tiger (version 10.4) System requirements

  • Windows Vista

    Vista includes technologies such as ReadyBoost[68] and ReadyDrive, which employ fast flash memory (located on USB flash drives and hybrid hard disk drives) to improve system performance by caching commonly used programs and data. This manifests itself in improved battery life on notebook computers as well, since a hybrid drive can be spun down when not in use
  • Windows Vista characteristics

    Windows Aero: The new graphical user interface is named Windows Aero, which Jim Allchin stated is an acronym for Authentic, Energetic, Reflective, and Open.[45] Microsoft intended the new interface to be cleaner and more aesthetically pleasing than those of previous Windows versions, featuring new transparencies, live thumbnails, live icons, and animations, thus providing a new level of eye candy. Laptop users report, however, that enabling Aero shortens battery life and reduces performance.
  • Windows Vista characteristics

  • Windows Vista characteristics

  • Windows Vista features

    New technology called SuperFetch utilizes machine learning techniques to analyze usage patterns to allow Windows Vista to make intelligent decisions about what content should be present in system memory at any given time. It uses almost all the extra RAM as disk cache.
  • Mac OS X Leopard (version 10.5)

    Is the sixth major release of Mac OS X (now named macOS), Apple's desktop and server operating system for Macintosh computers.
  • Mac OS X Leopard (version 10.5) characteristics

    Notable features include support for writing 64-bit graphical user interface applications, an automated backup utility called Time Machine, support for Spotlight searches across multiple machines, and the inclusion of Front Row and Photo Booth, which were previously included with only some Mac models
  • Mac OS X Leopard (version 10.5) System Requirements

  • Mac OS X Leopard (version 10.5) characteristics

    Users can create and control up to 16 spaces, and applications can be switched between each one, creating a very large workspace.
  • Mac OS X Snow Leopard (version 10.6)

    Is the seventh major release of Mac OS X (now named macOS), Apple's desktop and server operating system for Macintosh computers.
  • Mac OS X Snow Leopard (version 10.6) System requirements

  • Mac OS X Snow Leopard (version 10.6) characteristics

  • Mac OS X Snow Leopard (version 10.6) characteristics

    Snow Leopard was the last release of Mac OS X to support the 32-bit Intel Core Solo and Intel Core Duo CPUs.
  • Windows 7

    Is a personal computer operating system that was produced by Microsoft as part of the Windows NT family of operating systems.
  • Windows 7 features

  • Windows 7 System Requirements

  • Period: to

    10's

  • IllumOs

    Is a free and open-source Unix operating system. It is based on OpenSolaris.
    * Written in C.
    * Platforms: IA-32, x86-64, SPARC, ARM (still in development)
    * Unix OS family
  • OpenIndiana

    IS an OS derivated from OpenSolaris and based on IllumOs,.
    * Unix OS family
    * Writen in C
    * plataform x86-64
  • OpenIndiana Hipster

    OpenIndiana Hipster snapshot 2018.10.
    * Python 3.5 was added
    * Several new compilers were added, including GCC 8
    * Added software defaults to 64-bit.
    * Mate desktop was updated to 1.20.