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Introduction to 1900 operating systems.

International Computers Ltd.

Introduction to 1900 operating systems.

by International Computers Ltd.

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Published by International computers Ltd. .
Written in English


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An Introduction to Operating Systems. Definition ¾An Operating System, or OS, is low-level software that enables a user and higher-level application software to interact with a computer’s hardware and the data and other programs stored on the computer. ¾An OS performs basic. Operating systems are found on almost any device that contains a computer with multiple programs -- from cellular phones and video game consoles to supercomputers and web servers. Some popular modern operating systems for personal computers include Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.

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