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    What is Multiprocessing operating system?
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    An Operating System capable of supporting and utilizing more than one computer processor. Below are some examples of multiprocessing Operating Systems.

    Linux
    Unix
    Windows 2000
    Windows XP
    Mac OS X



    Multiprocessing operating system is a type of operating system.
    It allows multiple users to execute multiple programs by using single CPU
    at the same time.
    Ex. Google or any other server.



    Posted by: soniya jain    

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    Multiprocessor refers to the System that have more than one CPU in close communication sharing the computer bus,and Sometimes shares memory and peripheral devices.



    Posted by: prince    

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    Multiprocessing OS is one that runs on computer having more than one cpu & execute two or more jobs at a single time.



    Posted by: Bishal Mallik    

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