What is Multiprogramming

Write down about the term Multiprogramming. Specify some of the advantages of Multiprogramming.




Different users concurrently compete for the system resources i.e. the job presently waiting for the I/O will generate the CPU to the other job that is ready to perform the calculations, if other job is waiting. Hence, it improves the CPU utilization and system throughput.

Advantages of the Multiprogramming are as follows:

a) Increased System Throughput.

b) Increased CPU utilization.

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