Tag: Process

Process Synchronization in Operating System

In this tutorial, we are going to learn about process synchronization in operating systems. Process synchronization is a strategy for coordinating processes that make use of common data. In an operating system, there are two types of processes. Independent Process – A process that does not impact or get affected by another process while it is… Continue Reading »

Processes and Threads in Operating Systems

In this tutorial, we will introduce the notion of a process and thread. We will know the concept of process/ thread states and discuss how or why processes/threads make transitions between these states. PROCESS : A process is a program in execution. Each process has its own address space, it consists of a text region,… Continue Reading »