Operating Systems products

722,375 Companies

What is Operating Systems?


An operating system (OS) is software that manages computer hardware and software resources and provides common services for computer programs. The operating system is an essential component of the system software in a computer system.

Market Share of Operating Systems products


At iDatalabs, we use sophisticated, patent-pending algorithms to track the use of various Operating Systems products and technologies. We track 49 products in the Operating Systems category, and have found 722,375 companies using these products.

Product Install base
(# of companies we found using this product)
Market Share (%)
Canonical Ubuntu 147,550 20%
Apple IOS 87,487 12%
CentOS 86,869 12%
Debian 81,109 11%
SUSE 48,609 6%
Windows Server 2003 34,044 < 5%
Mac OS 29,690 < 5%
Windows Server 2008 29,066 < 5%
Solaris 27,255 < 5%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 21,266 < 5%
Microsoft Windows Phone 19,697 < 5%
Windows Server 2012 13,139 < 5%
Fedora 10,075 < 5%
FreeBSD 9,954 < 5%
IBM i (formerly known as i5/OS) 8,031 < 5%
Windows Server 2000 7,117 < 5%
IBM AIX 5,472 < 5%
IBM Vsam 5,463 < 5%
Solaris 10 4,624 < 5%
HP-UX 4,356 < 5%
Windows CE 4,033 < 5%
Symbian 3,661 < 5%
Oracle Linux 3,578 < 5%
HP Open VMS 3,008 < 5%
Apple OS X Server 2,895 < 5%
Solaris 8 2,875 < 5%
Juniper Networks Junos 2,804 < 5%
WindRiver VxWorks 2,692 < 5%
Solaris 9 2,142 < 5%
QNX 1,954 < 5%
IBM VTAM 1,950 < 5%
SGI IRIX 1,840 < 5%
IBM z/OS Operating System 1,561 < 5%
OpenBSD 1,169 < 5%
Blackberry 10 799 < 5%
HP Tru64 790 < 5%
Solaris 11 751 < 5%
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 672 < 5%
WebOS 570 < 5%
Apple OS X Mountain Lion 483 < 5%
Mesosphere 391 < 5%
Blackberry 5 358 < 5%
Micrium 177 < 5%
IBM z/VSE Operating System 138 < 5%
IBM z/VM Operating System 73 < 5%
IBM BDAM 41 < 5%
ArubaOS 35 < 5%
Blackberry 6 33 < 5%
illumos 29 < 5%