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∗ Interfaces provide a simpliﬁed, abstract view of hardware to application
– The execution environment isolates running programs from one another and
prevents undesirable interactions among them. CS350 Operating Systems Fall 2013 Intro 3 Other Views of an Operating System
System View: The OS manages the hardware resources of a computer system.
• Resources include processors, memory, disks and other storage devices,
network interfaces, I/O devices such as keyboards, mice and monitors, and
• The operating system allocates resources among runni...
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2014 for the course CS 350 taught by Professor Ashrafaboulnaga during the Winter '13 term at University of Waterloo, Waterloo.
- Winter '13