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What does BOS stand for?

BOS stands for Basic Operating System


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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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5 For absolute beginners, this guide to using a Windows based personal computer provides step-by-step instructions for getting started with basic operating system features, the Internet, and popular Microsoft productivity software.
0 module, standard 2GB DDR3 RAM, a 320GB hard drive, a DVD burner, a NVIDIA Geforce GT 130M graphics card and pre-installed Windows Vista Home Basic operating system.
0 module, standard 2GB DDR3 RAM, a 320GB hard drive, a DVD burner, a NVIDIA Geforce GT 130M graphics card and pre-installed Windows Vista Home Basic operating system.
In fact it doesn't have much in common with those except for the basic operating system.
Given the similarities between Linux and the core of most traditional Unix operating systems, it is entirely possible that computer manufacturers will increasingly turn their attentions away from the basic operating system and focus instead on adding additional functionality and 'middleware'.
There must become more defined boundaries between operating systems, utilities, and applications, allowing users to install the basic operating system, then choose which utilities and applications they wish to deploy.