Surely you use a computer or smartphone, for the operation of hardware and software (applications and systems) it uses the operating system. Examples of Smartphone operating systems such as iOS and Android. For computers, there are OSX, Linux, and Windows are the most popular. Well, what is the function of the Operating System on a computer, see the full explanation below.
What is an operating system:
The operating system is a liaison between the hardware and the user, the operating system also functions as a control program with the aim of avoiding computer errors and managing the management of resources contained in the computer system, and providing services to users making it easier for users to operate the computer.
Functions of the Operating System on a Computer:
1. Resource manager
It is the management of resources and allocating of them, for example, memory, CPU, Disk Drive, and other devices.