Huawei’s Harmony OS Is An Open-Source Platform

Huawei Developers Conference will be live from August 9 to August 11. Huawei Consumer Business CEO, Huawei Technology Co., Ltd. Managing Director Yu Chengdong titled his speech ‘The New Experience and New Ecology in the Whole Scene Age.’ He delivered a speech and officially announced the release of their own operating system, Harmony OS. Thus is an open-source operating system.

Harmony OS

Harmony OS will serve as the core product of Huawei’s arrival in the era of full-scenario experience. Also, it will take advantage of its lightweight, compact and powerful functions. It will be the first to appear on intelligent terminals such as smartwatches, smart screens, in-car devices, smart speakers, etc. A cross-terminal integration and sharing ecosystem reshape a safe and reliable operating environment. This creates a new experience of smart life for consumers.

Harmony OS is the first distributed architecture for terminal OS, which can realize seamless collaborative experience across terminals. By using the two technologies of determining delay engine and high-performance IPC, Harmony OS solves the problem of insufficient performance of existing systems. It adopts the new microkernel design, enhanced security features, and low latency.

The key to the development of Harmony OS is ecology. The key to ecology lies in applications and developers. In order to quickly promote the ecological development of this OS, it will open the source code to global developers and promote the establishment of an open-source foundation. Also, it will establish an open-source community, and work with developers to promote the development of Harmony.

Yu Chengdong announced that Harmony OS is an open-source platform, and Huawei wants to build a more powerful operating system for the next generation in the world.


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