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What does an Operating System do? – Main Functions of the OS

December 8, 2017

Simple explanation of what an Operating System does in a computer.

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What are the different types of operating systems?

Multiple categories of electronic devices run on different types of operating systems. Learn about the most common OSs available.

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What are the different structures of an Operating System?

October 25, 2019

When people talk about OS they only think about Windows, macOS, and Linux. But there are more operating systems than what’s on your screen right now.

Memory Management in Operating Systems – Simple Explanation

November 25, 2019

Memory Management is an important function of the Operating System. This comes under one of the two main functions of an Operating System, resource management. Main memory (RAM) is where most of the applications run. It is one of the main things people look for when buying a new phone or a new laptop. Memory […]

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System Calls in Operating Systems – Simple Explanation

System calls are used to interact with the resources of the OS and the user. Learn about the steps involved in making a system call and also the examples of various system calls in process management, file management, etc.

Deadlocks in Operating Systems and How Resources get Deadlocked

November 26, 2019

Deadlocks in OS are a common problem that needs to be dealt with. Learn about how deadlocks occur in this quick read.

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Four ways to deal with Deadlocks – Ignorance, Detection and Recovery, Avoidance, Prevention

December 1, 2019

So you know what deadlocks are and how they occur in an operating system. But now, we need to deal with these deadlocks. There are 4 methods to deal with deadlocks. Ignorance, The Ostrich Algorithm Deadlock detection and recovery Deadlock avoidance, and Deadlock prevention We’ll be taking a look at each one of these methods […]

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