operating environment


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operating environment

The essential control programs in a computer. It includes the operating system, databases and communications software. See operating system and platform.
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Java technology-based software runs on all major enterprise and desktop operating systems including the Solaris Operating Environment, Linux, AIX, OS/390, HP-UX, Windows, and Macintosh, as well as on client devices, such as cell phones, PDAs, and pagers.
from the Windows NT platform to the more scalable, enterprise-ready, and secure Solaris Operating Environment.

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