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Cache Memory is a small, fast memory that holds a fraction of the overall contents of the memory. Its mathematical model is defined by its… Read More
Best fit algorithm for memory management: The memory partition in which there is a minimum loss on the allocation of the process is the best-fit… Read More
C++ allows defining static data members within a class using the static keyword. When a data member is declared as static, then we must keep… Read More
In every programming language, memory is a vital resource and is also scarce in nature. Hence it’s essential that the memory is managed thoroughly without… Read More
Prerequisite: Partition Allocation Methods in Memory Management In Partition Allocation, when there is more than one partition freely available to accommodate a process request, a… Read More
Q1. Is the output of this code True or False? filter_none edit close play_arrow link brightness_4 code #include <stdio.h> int main(void) {     int b =… Read More
What is Heap Pollution? Heap pollution implies that we have bad data in our heap memory. In Java language, heap pollution is a situation that… Read More
Most of the computers that are used today are of the kinds: Traditional BIOS-MBR type, and UEFI-GPT method (used by advance/latest computers). Step-1: Power Supply:… Read More
Ferro-electric Random Access Memory (FRAM) is a type of Random Access Memory, which uses a ferro-electric capacitor to achieve it’s non-volatility (content is not lost… Read More
For both fixed and dynamic memory allocation schemes, the operating system must keep list of each memory location noting which are free and which are… Read More
As introduced in this article, solid-state storage devices (SSDs) do not contain any moving parts. They are rather made of transistors, and can retain information… Read More
Log-Structured File Systems were introduced by Rosenblum and Ousterhout in the early 90’s to address the following issues. Growing system memories: With growing disk sizes,… Read More
solid-state drive (SSD) is a solid-state storage device that uses integrated circuit assemblies as memory to store data. SSD are also known as solid-state disk… Read More
Memories are made up of registers. Each register in the memory is one storage location. Storage location is also called as memory location. Memory locations… Read More
Prerequisite – Virtual Memory Thrashing is a condition or a situation when the system is spending a major portion of its time in servicing the… Read More