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OS/2 is a series of computer operating systems, initially created by Microsoft and IBM, then later developed by IBM exclusively. The name stands for "Operating ...

OS/2: Blue Lion to be the next distro of the 28-year-old OS ...


Nov 2, 2015 ... Arca Noae is developing a new full distribution of OS/2 that should ease the pain of upgrading or deploying the OS on modern hardware.

IBM OS/2 Warp 4


The OS/2 operating system was originally developed as a combined effort between Microsoft and IBM. After OS/2 Version 1.3 Microsoft and IBM split up.

Half an operating system: The triumph and tragedy of OS/2 | Ars ...


Nov 25, 2013 ... It was a cloudy Seattle day in late 1980, and Bill Gates, the young chairman of a tiny company called Microsoft, had an appointment with IBM ...

What is OS/2? - Definition from WhatIs.com


OS/2 is an IBM operating system for the personal computer that, when introduced , was intended to provide an alternative to Microsoft Windows for both ...

OS/2 – Yes, THAT OS/2 – is getting an upgrade - Network World.com


Nov 5, 2015 ... Loyal users are now maintaining the venerable OS, which is still used in places.

What Ever Happened to OS/2? - OSNews


Feb 12, 2013 ... Icon Remember OS/2? Promoted as the successor to DOS in the late 1980's and early 1990's, the product wound up losing out to Windows and ...

OS/2 Warp News and Rumors


The first issue of OS/2 Lab Notes has been made freely available as a PDF file. Printed issues are available for purchase; licensed users of PAF and/or OWPZip  ...

OS/2 World


Daily updated news about OS/2 and eCS and other OS/2 and eCS related articles and reports.

The Return of OS/2 Warp Set For 2016 - Slashdot


Nov 3, 2015 ... An anonymous reader writes: We all know the ill-fated history of IBM's OS/2 Warp, while some others may not know about the first OS/2-OEM ...

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IBM's OS/2 at 25: Surprising Afterlife of Operating System | TIME.com


Apr 2, 2012 ... But while OS/2 never truly caught on, it's also never gone away. Even if you believe that you never saw it in action, there's a decent chance that ...

eComStation | IBM OS/2 upgrade for today's hardware


An operating system which runs OS/2 applications. Includes support pages, user and developer communities, and a list of retailers offering the system.

IBM - OS/2 Warp - OS/2 Withdrawal from Marketing and Change in ...


OS/2 Withdrawal from Marketing and Change in Support. Introduction. For several years IBM has published an OS/2 Strategy. It stated IBM's intention to reduce ...