Processes and Threads
Process is basically a program that is currently under execution by one or more threads. It is a very important part of the modern-day OS. Thread is a lightweight process and forms the basic unit of CPU utilisation. A process can perform more than one task at the same time by including multiple threads.
Introduction to Thread
By Debarati Ghatak
● Published At Dec 2021
This blog will discuss threads - a vital OS(Operating System) topic. Read the blog till the end to understand threads in-depth.... Keep reading ..
Thread and its types
By Debarati Ghatak
● Published At Dec 2021
This blog will discuss threads - a vital OS(Operating System) topic. Read the blog till the end to understand the thread and its types in-depth.... Keep reading ..
User-Level thread and Kernel-Level thread
By Debarati Ghatak
● Published At Dec 2021
This blog will discuss user-level and kernel-level threads used in the operating system along with their differences.... Keep reading ..
Process-based and Thread-based Multitasking
By Debarati Ghatak
● Published At Dec 2021
This article will discuss multitasking - a vital Operating System. We will also understand what process-based and thread-based multitasking are in this article. ... Keep reading ..
Multithreading Models
By Ankit Kumar
● Published At Jan 2022
In the article, you will be learning about the concept of Multithreading models and their different types in detail.... Keep reading ..
Benefits of Multithreading
By Ankit Kumar
● Published At Dec 2021
This article will cover the benefits of multithreading. We will see various reasons to use multithreading. ... Keep reading ..
Zombie Processes and their Prevention
By Ankit Kumar
● Published At Jan 2022
The article aims to make you understand what a zombie process is, the dangers of Zombie processes, and how we can prevent them.... Keep reading ..
Remote Procedure Call (RPC)
By Ankit Kumar
● Published At Jan 2022
This article will discuss the remote procedure call, which is an important technique in inter-process communication for distributed systems.... Keep reading ..
Process States and Transitions in a Unix Process
By PRASHANT SINGH
● Published At Jan 2022
This blog introduces the concept of process in Unix, types of processes, and also covers the process states and transitions in a Unix process, the process's lifetime.... Keep reading ..