Operating systems and environment

The OS they are absolutely necessary for the operation of computers.

The 3 most used systems in computers around the world are Windows, Apple and Linux. But these software not only change the environment or the type of applications they have, but their environmental behavior is different each one of them.

Windows and Apple operating systems are not very environmentally friendly. Since it requires more hardware to be able to use this operating system.

On the other hand the Linux system In addition to being free, it has twice the lifespan of Windows, thus reducing the amount of electronic waste.

Linux requires less memory and a slower processor but offers the same functions to users as other operating systems.

It also requires fewer updates so that a Linux user should not have the need to update their computer between 6 and 8 years, but the rest every 3 or 4 years should do it. This forces dispose of computers that are in perfect condition but cannot adapt to the new operating system.

HP already sells computers in the corporate sector with Linux, it is expected that in the coming years more companies will imitate this action.

It can be concluded that Windows y Apple they are not the greenest operating systems.

On the other hand, Linux is friendly with the environment, so its use is very beneficial for reduce the environmental impact of the computer industry.

In addition, this system is free, which allows it to help companies and public organizations reduce costs.
If we are concerned about the health of the planet, we can use the Linux operating system that is as good as the rest but is more respectful with the environment and collaborate even a little bit in reducing environmental damage.


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