Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Friday May 10, 2013

International Space Station Switches From Windows To Linux

It looks like all the computers on the ISS will be switching to Linux. The scary part about that announcement? NASA is still running Windows XP on all those systems. eek!

The United Space Alliance, which manages the computers aboard the International Space Station in association with NASA, has announced that the Windows XP computers aboard the ISS have been switched to Linux. "We migrated key functions from Windows to Linux because we needed an operating system that was stable and reliable."