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    Go back 15 years from today to discover what operating system advances were taking place. Describe how these advances were revolutionizing the business world. Compare these advances to the ones we are experiencing today. Use the Library and other Internet sources to find historical information. Please include references.

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    According to HowStuffWorks (n.d.), "The purpose of an operating system is to organize and control hardware and software so that the device it lives in behaves in a flexible but predictable way."

    A decade and a half ago was roughly in the nineteen nineties. Going back 15 years from today makes me think of Microsoft, Apple, and Linux, although there may have been other operating systems non-functioning in the mainstream as well. ComputerHope references that, Microsoft released Windows 3.0, a completely new version of Microsoft Windows; the version sold more than 3 million copies in one year. ...

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    This solution discusses the advances of operating systems in the business world in the last 15 years.