Indian(bharat) govt. to have its own operating system for official use. A highly improved and secured version of BOSS OS (Bharat Operating System Solutions) has been Centre for Development of Advanced Computing(CDAC). Indian government is all set to release BOSS soon.The new BOSS OS is believed to have been launched to overcome the vulnerabilities that exist in government cyberspace resulting in a number of countless attacks by hackers.
Bharat Operating System Solutions – BOSS Os Download And Review
This week, a high level meeting will be conducted by Union Home Ministry, and a higher, advanced version of BOSS (Bharat Operating System Solutions) would be unveiled. Announcements regarding replacing Windows OS can be taken during this meeting. This goes perfectly in line with earlier Govt. order making it mandatory to use only open source software in Govt. offices.
BOSS, which is a linux distribution, is developed with the help of Gujarat Technical University, DRDO and some other private computer manufacturers. Made In India Operating System BOSS May Soon Replace Microsoft Windows At All Govt Offices.
Define BOSS Os
BOSS OS (Bharat Operating System Solutions) is a GNU/Linux distribution developed by C-DAC, Chennai in order to benefit the usage of Free/Open Source Software throughout India.
BOSS GNU/Linux is a key deliverable of NRCFOSS.It has enhanced Desktop Environment integrating Indian language support and other packages that are relevant for use in the Indian government domain.
BOSS Operating System makes it easier for Microsoft Windows user to migrate to GNU/Linux platform, by providing outstanding features like bulk document converter, presentation tool and also features like plug and play.
BOSS OS is customized for the ease of use in Educational Domains (schools & colleges) and variants are available to suit Enterprise users (Server Edition).
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BOSS GNU/Linux distribution developed by C-DAC.BOSS GNU/Linux Version 5.0 codenamed as Anokha is coupled with GNOME Desktop Environment 3.4 version with wide Indian language support & packages, relevant for use in the Government domain.
This release aims more at enhancing the user interface with more glossy themes and is coupled with latest applications from the community. BOSS Linux 5.0 comes with the latest Kernel 3.10 and also supports Intel 32 bit & 64 bit architectures.
BOSS Advanced server supports Intel and AMD x86/x86-64 architecture.BOSS GNU/Linux advanced server has unique features such as Web server, proxy server, Database server, Mail server, Network server, File and Print server, SMS server, LDAP server.
BOSS GNU/Linux advanced server is comprised with administration tool such as webmin,Gadmin,PHP myadmin,PHP LDAP admin,PG admin.
EduBOSS, an educational variant of BOSS GNU/Linux is a full-featured, user-friendly Linux operating system and has educational applications that are useful for schools (primary and higher levels).
EduBoss-3.0 features graphical installer, office application suite, onscreen keyboard, Smart Common Input Method, web browser, educational games, paint & graphic tools, typing tutor, screen reader, text to speech application and a host of tools and packages for learning as well as for teaching.