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IOS

Internetworking Operating System

IOS

(1) (iOS) (IDevice Operating System) The primary control program in Apple's iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. iOS apps are programmed in Objective-C and Swift. The Mac uses the macOS operating system (formerly OS X), not iOS. See iDevice, iOS device, iOS versions, CarPlay, Objective-C, Swift and Mac OS X.

(2) (Internetwork Operating System) The primary control program in Cisco routers. Widely used, IOS is robust system software that supports the common functions in all products based on the CiscoFusion architecture. See Cisco.

(3) (Integrated Office System) See office automation.
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In our evaluation of the IOS XR software on the Cisco 12000 platform, Cisco demonstrated great progress towards a cross platform, next-generation software architecture that gives IP networking utility-like simplicity and reliability.
Intelligent networking advances such as Cisco IOS Software Modularity for the Catalyst 6500 switches provide the means to accomplish this by making our IT staff capable more than ever to support crucial business processes and transactions.
Cisco IOS Software is the most widely leveraged network infrastructure software in the world, currently operating on over ten million active systems ranging from the small home office router to the core systems of the world's largest enterprise and service provider networks.
The new Cisco IOS Firewall for Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) provides stateful inspection to both existing IPv4 and IPv6 traffic on a single interface for enhanced performance, along with better management of the IPv6 migration process.
Cisco also introduced today Cisco hardware-based VPN acceleration service modules, Cisco IOS Software-integrated VPN and remote-access VPN extensions to its integrated security portfolio that offer increased scalability, performance, and resilience for VPN deployments spanning networks of all sizes.
We strongly believe that DSSI provides the credibility, industry experience and proven distribution network to swiftly and successfully establish IOS products as one of the premier brands in this young and rapidly expanding industry.
financed through IOS Capital, our ability to access the asset-backed market at favorable terms contributes to the consistent returns we experience in our leasing business.
Cisco AutoQoS is available now in the following Cisco IOS Software releases: Cisco IOS Software Release 12.