Gartner Research

Apple Computer Mac OS X Jaguar Operating System

Published: 21 October 2002

ID: G0089735

Analyst(s): Cynthia R. Lubrano, Mary I. Hubley


Mac OS X Jaguar is Apple's Macintosh desktop operating system. Unix-like and memory protected, it includes the Aqua interface, 150 new improvements and applications, and Windows network compatibility.

Table Of Contents
  • Corporate Headquarters
  • Overview
  • Analysis
    • Apple's Coexistence in Business Networks
  • Pricing
    • GSA Pricing
  • Competitors
  • Strengths
    • Unix-Based Functionality
    • Visually Appealing Interface on a Unix-Like Box
    • High Customer Satisfaction
    • Windows Networking
  • Limitations
    • No Upgrade Offer
    • Low Market Share
  • Insight

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