TITLE

standards - operating systems

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Computer Desktop Encyclopedia;10/1/2011, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An operating system is a master control program that manages the running of the computer system. In all environments, except for specialized scientific and process control applications, the operating system interacts with the application programs. The application programs "talk" to the operating system.
ACCESSION #
34824131

 

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