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Types of Operating System

Operating system is a set of programs that computer He manages all the works of all the resources. It is a master control program that controls all parts of the computer.

type of operating system

Purpose of operating system

Main purpose of operating system work efficiency To enhance and enhance the facilities and ease the use of computer. Various names have been given to the operating system which indicate its functions such as monitor, supervisor, master control program.

Types of Operating System-

  1. Single user operating system
  2. Multi user operating system

1. Single user operating system-

In this type of operating system, only one person can work and use computer resources at a time. An example of this type of operating system is MS DOS (Disk Operating System).

2. Multi user operating system-

Through this type of operating system, many people can work on one computer and can use the resources of the computer like printer, plotter, etc.

In this type of operating system, the processor works in time sharing mode i.e. first user’s request takes first and second user’s request in second place. In this way a lot of tasks are done in one line. How many users can do work on a computer, it depends on the speed and capacity of the system. Unix zenix or Linux are such operating systems.

Multitasking-

When multiple tasks are done by the same user on the same computer, then the CPU can do them easily, in this system we can execute another program without closing one application. Like we can do the work of typing along with printing the document. Example- windows.

What is an operating system called?

Operating system is a set of programs that run all the resources of the computer and all the tasks. It is a master control program that controls all parts of the computer. called operating system.

What is the purpose of operating system.

The main purpose of the operating system is to increase the efficiency and features of the computer system and to make the use of the computer easier.

What is Multi User Operating System?

Through this type of operating system, many people can work on one computer and can use the resources of the computer like printer, plotter, etc.

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