Linux Linux is a family of open-source Unix-like operating systems based on the Linux kernel. The Linux kernel is an operating system kernel which was developed by Linus Torvalds, starting in 1991. Popular Linux distributions include Debian, Arch Linux, Kali Linux, Fedora Linux, Alma, Rocky, Cloud Linux and Ubuntu, the latter of which itself consists ... Read more

Operating system

Operating system An operating system (OS) is system software which manages computer hardware and software resources and provides common services for computer programs. The four layers which comprise human interaction with any computing system are user, application, operating system and hardware. Windows and Linux are the most prominent general-purpose operating systems. There are other specific-purpose ... Read more


Microsoft Remote Procedure Call (RPC) is a protocol defined by Microsoft to allow for distributed communication processes running between clients and servers in a network. RPC offloads the networking-related process management and allows developers to focus on application logic development.