Unit 8 Assignment 1 Video Summary 6

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Unit 8
Assignment 1
Video Summary 6
VIDEO #3.01
Topics:
* Microsoft Operating Systems * Other Operating Systems
Terms:
* DOS – Disk Operating System is an acronym for several closely related operating systems that dominated the IBM PC compatible market between 1981 and 1995 * UNIX - is a family of multitasking, multiuser computer operating systems that derive from the original AT&T UNIX. * Command Line Interface - also known as command-line user interface, console user interface, and character user interface (CUI), is a means of interacting with a computer program where the user issues commands to the program in the form of successive lines of text (command lines).
Summary:
The video taught me that everything that was developed after series 9x of operating systems is built on the NT platform. Also the NT did not have a device manager or a hardware wizard as well as not supporting plug and play. I also learned that Linux was developed by a Finnish student named Linus Torvalds. This information is not really useful for me its old information that for me has no value unless I want to be a technology historian.

Unit 8
Assignment 1
Video Summary 6
VIDEO #3.02
Topics:
* Partitioning * Creating Partitions * Create/Delete Partitions
Terms:
* Partition - In personal computers, a partition is a logical division of a hard disk created so that you can have different operating systems on the same hard disk or to create the appearance of having separate hard drives for file management, multiple users, or other purposes. * FAT - File Allocation Table is a computer file system architecture and a family of industry-standard file systems utilizing it. * NTFS - New Technology File System, The primary Windows file system, starting with Windows NT. NTFS is required to implement various security and administrative features…...

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