Types of Computer Systems

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Computer System
Has input, processing, storage, and output
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Long Term Storage
Hard drive, flash memory, ROM
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Short Term Storage
RAM, graphics RAM
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Dedicated Computer System
Fixed purpose e.g. engine management system in a car
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General Purpose Computer System
Used for different jobs e.g. PC
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Embedded Computer System
Usually dedicated computer systems but built into electronic devices e.g. washing machines
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Kernel
Lowest level of an operating system that controls hardware
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Hard drive, flash memory, ROM

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Long Term Storage

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RAM, graphics RAM

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Fixed purpose e.g. engine management system in a car

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Used for different jobs e.g. PC

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