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Full form of Z/OS ?

 
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jayanta_nit

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 08, 2009 1:19 pm    Post subject: Full form of Z/OS ?
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Can anyone tell me what is the full form of Z/OS?

I heard it is Zero-th shutdown operation system as it can run forever with out shuting down because in OS/390 this facility was not there..is it correct? pls correct me if im wrong.

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 08, 2009 1:27 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Full form of Z/OS ?
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os/390 was the name chosen by IBM for the operating system of the s390 series machines
along the same logic z/os is the operating system for the z-series machines
z/os sounds better than os/z
that' all... no reason to tweak the neurons to look for something that is not there icon_confused.gif
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 08, 2009 8:46 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Full form of Z/OS ?
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z/os sounds better than os/z
And might be mistaken for the pc operating system - os/2. . .

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 08, 2009 9:50 pm    Post subject:
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And might be mistaken for the pc operating system - os/2

which, unfortunately due to Bill Gates and Windose,
now resides in the land of OZ.
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