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This article presents a timeline of events in the history of computer operating systems from 1954 to 2009. For a narrative explaining the overall developments, see the History of operating systems.

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1950s

1960s

1970s

1980s

1990s

2000s

Date        Windows Mac BSD Red Hat Ubuntu Others
2000 MorphOS 0.4
2000-01
2000-02 Windows 2000 (first of the Windows server operating systems to drop the 'NT' marketing)[10] Solaris 8
2000-03 FreeBSD 4.0 Red Hat Linux 6.2E AtheOS (announced on Usenet), BeOS R5
2000-04
2000-05
2000-06 Plan 9 Third Edition[11]
2000-07
2000-08 Debian 2.2
2000-09 Windows Me (last of the Windows 9x line of operating systems to be produced and sold)[12] SUSE Linux 7.0
2000-10 z/OS
2000-11
2000-12 HP-UX 11i (11.11)
2001 Haiku (operating system) (formerly known as Open BeOS, began development), EnGarde Secure Linux
2001-03 Mac OS X v10.0
2001-05 AIX 5L 5.1
2001-07 eComStation 1.0 (July 10)
2001-08
2001-09 Mac OS X v10.1
2001-10 Windows XP (succeeded Windows Me and Windows 2000, successfully merging the 'professional' NT line of desktop operating systems with the 'home' 9x line of operating systems)[13] Novell NetWare 6.0
2001-11
2001-12 OS/2 4.52 (latest IBM version, released for both desktop and server systems)
2002 Windows XP 64-bit Edition
2002-03 Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 AS
2002-04 Plan 9 Fourth Edition[14], SUSE Linux 8.0
2002-05 Solaris 9 (SPARC only)
2002-06
2002-07 Debian 3.0, Syllable 0.4.0 (first release of Syllable)[15]
2002-08 Mac OS X v10.2[16]
2002-09 Windows XP Service Pack 1
2002-10 AIX 5.2
2002-11
2002-12 MorphOS 1.0
2003-01 FreeBSD 5.0 Solaris 9 (x86 platform support)
2003-02
2003-03 Windows XP 64-bit Edition, Version 2003[17]
2003-04 Windows Server 2003
2003-05 Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 ES
2003-06
2003-07
2003-08 Novell NetWare 6.5
2003-09 HP-UX 11i v2 (11.23)
2003-10 Mac OS X v10.3 Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 SUSE Linux 9.0
2003-11 Fedora Core 1
2003-12
2004-03 ReactOS 0.2.0
2004-04
2004-05 Fedora Core 2 AmigaOS 4 (Pre-Release)[18]
2004-07 DragonFly BSD 1.0
2004-08 Windows XP Service Pack 2 AIX 5.3
2004-10 Ubuntu 4.10 (First released version)
2004-11 Fedora Core 3
2004-12 NetBSD 2.0
2005-01 Solaris 10
2005-02 Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
2005-03 Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Novell Open Enterprise Server
2005-04 Mac OS X v10.4 Ubuntu 5.04
2005-05
2005-06 Fedora Core 4 Debian 3.1
2005-07
2005-08
2005-09
2005-10 Ubuntu 5.10 SUSE Linux 10.0
2005-11 FreeBSD 6.0
2005-12 NetBSD 3.0
2006-01 Solaris 10 1/06
2006-02
2006-03 Windows Server 2003 R2 Fedora Core 5
2006-04
2006-05 SymbOS, MINIX 3.1.2 (May 8)
2006-06 Ubuntu 6.06 (LTS) Solaris 10 6/06
2006-07
2006-08 ReactOS 0.3.0
2006-09
2006-10 Fedora Core 6 Ubuntu 6.10 Slackware 11.0
2006-11 Windows Vista AmigaOS 4.0, Solaris 10 11/06 2006-12
2007 BS2000/OSD v7.0
2007-02 Inferno Fourth Edition (February 2)
2007-03 Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
2007-04 Ubuntu 7.04 Debian 4.0
2007-05 Fedora 7
2007-07 Slackware 12.0
2007-08 Solaris 10 8/07
2007-09 HP-UX 11i v3 (11.31)
2007-10 Mac OS X v10.5 Ubuntu 7.10
2007-11 Windows Home Server Fedora 8 AIX 6.1, gOS
2007-12 NetBSD 4.0
2008-01
2008-02 Windows Vista Service Pack 1, Windows Server 2008 FreeBSD 7.0
2008-03 Singularity 1.1 (initial public release, March 4)
2008-04 Windows XP Service Pack 3 Ubuntu 8.04 (LTS)
2008-05 Fedora 9 Solaris 10 5/08, OpenSolaris 2008.05, Slackware 12.1
2008-06 MorphOS 2.0, SUSE Linux 11.0
2008-07 DragonFly BSD 2.0
2008-08 STOP 6.5
2008-09 AmigaOS 4.1, z/OS V1R10
2008-10 Ubuntu 8.10 Solaris 10 10/08, Android
2008-11 OpenBSD 4.4 Fedora 10 Singularity 2.0
2008-12 MorphOS 2.2, OpenSolaris 2008.11, Slackware 12.2
2009-01
2009-02 Debian 5.0
2009-03
2009-04 NetBSD 5.0 Ubuntu 9.04
2009-05 Windows Vista Service Pack 2 OpenBSD 4.5 Solaris 10 5/09
2009-06 Fedora 11 AmigaOS 4.1 (Quick Fix), OpenSolaris 2009.06, Palm webOS
2009-07
2009-08 Mac OS X v10.6 Slackware 13.0
2009-10 Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 OpenBSD 4.6 Ubuntu 9.10 Solaris 10 10/09, Android 2.0
2009-11 FreeBSD 8.0 Fedora 12 openSUSE 11.2

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