Operating Systems

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Operating Systems by Mind Map: Operating Systems

1. Definition

1.1. the collection of software that directs a computer's operations, controlling and scheduling the execution of other programs, and managing storage, input/output, and communication resources. Abbreviation: OS

2. What % use Windows?

2.1. About 90% percent of people

2.1.1. Pros : makes end user productive anywhere, enhance security and control, Bit-Locker to go

2.1.1.1. Cons:No more quick launch toolbar, No more icons for the task bar, The run menu button will be removed

3. Cell Phone Operating Systems

3.1. I have an IPhoene

3.2. Google Changes mobile landscape,

3.3. Androids are being introduce to phones, by 2012, it will power 14 percent of smart phones

3.4. Blackberries

3.4.1. windows mobile

3.4.1.1. Android

4. Apple,OSX, Leopard

4.1. Pros: Fewer hand movementsdisk burning from the Finder gives clearer information on the space available on a CD or DVD increased speed.

4.2. Cons:bugs have been causing major problems, such as programs crashing or freezing, unbootable drives and data loss and/or drive corruption iDisk syncing is out of sync on some computers with Leopard, People have experienced problems with printers and scanners not working correctly

5. Linus: Open Source, Free

5.1. Cons:games, incompatibility with some newer hardware

5.1.1. Pros:source, stability, variety, thousands of apps for everything imaginable,constant upgrading and change for improvement