An operating system is the most crucial software program that runs on your computer. Computers must run an operating system in order to run other programs. They perform a variety of tasks such as indentifying inputs from the keyboard, sending outputs to the monitor display, maintaining files and directories on a hard drive and managing devices such as printers....Read More Show Less
The operating system has many responsibilities as it has to make sure different programs and users, which are running at the same time, do not obstruct each other. It also responsible for its security and making sure that there is no unauthorised user accesses to the operating system.
The operating system acts a software platform that sits on top of the other programs called application programs. The operating system you choose for your PC/laptop will decide what applications you can run.
We stock operating systems from Microsoft including the latest operating system, Windows 8.