object-oriented operating system


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object-oriented operating system

An operating system that is based on objects. See object-oriented programming.
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An object-oriented operating system encourages reuse by including mechanisms and support for inheritance and specialization.
The BeOS(TM) is Be's new multiprocessor-based, multithreaded, object-oriented operating system designed to deliver high-performance for media and content creation applications.
With BeOS for PowerMac we aim to demonstrate the power of a true multitasking, object-oriented operating system -- even when running on a single processor PC.
A new object-oriented operating system platform leverages established software from Texas Instruments to speed and ease the operator interface while facilitating software updates.
GEOS is a leading compact, object-oriented operating system offering a patented, flexible user interface that allows hardware manufacturers to develop customized user interfaces that best meet the needs of their customers while delivering the benefits of an open platform.

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