Most end users are trying to solve problems, automate a business process, write a letter, email a family member or play a game. They use the Windows operating system because it is already installed when purchased their computer. Most end users hear about other operating systems but give no thought to it if they are […]
By Tina Gasperson on July 31, 2001 from: cio.com Windows is often the most intuitive choice from the CIO’s perspective. Just like in the old days, when “nobody ever got fired for buying IBM,” Microsoft is safe, at least from the stockholder’s perspective. “That’s what we’ve always used, and it works” is a phrase you’re […]
from lab book January 2007 Research Project Since the inception of a computer there has been many iterations of operating systems (os). Architectures were based on different requirements, platforms and goals. We have traversed back and forth on design, use and operation. Still the definition of an os is ambiguous at best.
By Alan Radding | Published 11/1/2005 | Consulting magazine © 2009 BNA Subsidiaries, LLC. In the land of open source computing, some consultants see only trees where a forest now grows. Small IT consulting firms get it and have gotten it from the start. A few of the large IT consulting firms get it, too, and […]