Operating Systems: Introduction

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Why Learn Operating Systems: Introduction?

Ready to start your journey into Operating Systems? The moment a computer is turned on, the operating system is hard at work managing every aspect of a computer. With the responsibility of seamlessly managing hardware and software systems, computer memory, process scheduling, and more, the operating system may be the most vital software a computer runs.

Take-Away Skills

This course will cover content such as:

  • The basics of what an Operating System is
  • How computers work and how they interact with Operating Systems
  • An overview of important hardware

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    Learn about how computers process data, the important hardware in every computer, and the basic functionalities of an operating system.
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Course Description

Learn about the basics of Operating Systems.

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1 hour to complete in total
Beginner

Learn about how computers process data, the important hardware in every computer, and the basic functionalities of an operating system.