JavaOS


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JavaOS

An earlier Java operating system from Sun that required minimal hardware requirements and was intended for network computers and embedded systems. It included the Java Virtual Machine, which combined with the kernel, was written in the native machine language of the target CPU. Network and graphical user interface components were mostly written in Java.
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The system software that will be running isn't clear - Sun deferred any comment on who actually owns the JavaOS for Business code to its lawyers - although Sun did say that more resources are flowing into the management software that will feature on Corona.
Sun, the Sun logo, Sun Microsystems, Java, Java Card, JavaPhone, JavaOS for Consumers, Personal Applications and JavaBeans are all trademarks or registered trademarks of Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Sun, the Sun logo, Sun Microsystems, PersonalJava, JavaOS, The Network Is The Computer, and Java are trademarks or registered trademarks of Sun Microsystems Inc.
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CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 2, 1999--Today at the Embedded Systems Conference Spring Show, Sun Microsystems announced JavaOS for Consumers(TM) 3.
It is also implemented on top of the Chorus embedded kernel with other class libraries as JavaOS for Consumers.
NOTE: Sun, the Sun logo, Sun Microsystems, Java, JavaOS, Solaris, Sun SITE, HotJava, Sun Developer Connection, and The Network Is The Computer are trademarks or registered trademarks of Sun Microsystems, Inc.
As part of the January 25 roll-out Sun will also describe how it will embed its Jini networked Java solution in PersonalJava and the Chorus-based JavaOS embedded kernel.
With EmWeb, ChorusOS and JavaOS developers can create and deploy Web-based management capabilities in many products, such as Internet access devices, set-top boxes, and communications equipment.
Karen Peck, director of marketing for Alcatel said the two companies had worked together to develop a customized implementation of a full suite of Java technologies based on Sun's JavaOS for Consumers.
Java technology has demonstrated its value in the embedded market through PersonalJava(TM), JavaOS and JavaCard(TM)," said Samir Mitra, director of marketing and business development at Sun Microsystems' Consumer and Embedded.
The reduced memory footprint of picoJava core implementations are esaled that its JavaOS evaluation board "J-Starteg that Java technology adds value as a controlleP core and said that it will focus on using the y of creating networked, embedded applications f environment, including an RTOS kernel and Javacontroller 88-series of smart cards.