Recently an indigenous operating system ‘BharOS developed by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras was tested by the Union Minister for Communications, Electronics and Information Technology Dharmendra Pradhan.
About the Operating System
- Developed for: Mobile operating system like Android or iOS
- Funded by: Science and Technology Department of the Government of India.
- Launched under: NMICPS (National Mission on Interdisciplinary Cyber-Physical Systems)
Features of the OS
- It is an indigenous mobile operating system (OS), like Android or iOS. It is focused on privacy and security.