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Software systems run on hardware platforms ad thus it is imperative that system implementer or people to consider the hardware platforms which software systems run on. Hardware and software platforms are standardized due to the following benefits;
a) Easy configuration and implementation of new systems; b) Swift deployment of software systems; c) Time and cost saving.
Several software and hardware environments are different, for instance Standard Operating Environments for Linux/Unix and Mac OS X are typically made by creating and deploying disk images. These systems utilize tools such as disk utility which are not available in operating systems such as Microsoft. Moreover, some software systems such as Mac OS which are manufactured by Apple do not have third party hardware manufacturers. Therefore, their software systems only run on Apple based hardware products or operating environments.
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