User View Vs Hardware View Vs System View of Operating System

User View of Operating System:
The Operating System is an interface, hides the details which must be performed and presents a virtual machine to the user that makes easier to use. Operating System provides the following services to the user.

  • Execution of a program
  • Access to I/O devices
  • Controlled access to files
  • Error detection (Hardware failures, and software errors)

Hardware View of Operating System:
The Operating System manages the resources efficiently in order to offer the services to the user programs. Operating System acts as a resource managers:

  • Allocation of resources
  • Controlling the execcution of a program
  • Control the operationss of I/O devices
  • Protecftion of resources
  • Monitors the data

System View of Operating System:
Operating System is a program that functions in the same way as other programs . It is a set of instructions that are executed by the processor. Operating System acts as a program to perform the following.

  • Hardware upgrades
  • New services
  • Fixes the issues of resources
  • Controls the user and hardware operations

Attention reader! Don’t stop learning now. Get hold of all the important DSA concepts with the DSA Self Paced Course at a student-friendly price and become industry ready.

My Personal Notes arrow_drop_up


If you like GeeksforGeeks and would like to contribute, you can also write an article using contribute.geeksforgeeks.org or mail your article to contribute@geeksforgeeks.org. See your article appearing on the GeeksforGeeks main page and help other Geeks.

Please Improve this article if you find anything incorrect by clicking on the "Improve Article" button below.


Article Tags :
Practice Tags :


Be the First to upvote.


Please write to us at contribute@geeksforgeeks.org to report any issue with the above content.