real-time operating system


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Real-Time Operating System

(operating system)
(RTOS) Any operating system where interrupts are guaranteed to be handled within a certain specified maximum time, thereby making it suitable for control of hardware in embedded systems and other time-critical applications. RTOS is not a specific product but a class of operating systems.

real-time operating system

A master control program that provides immediate responses to input signals and transactions. See real-time system, embedded system, embedded Linux, process control and OS-9.
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ChorusOS real-time operating system is highly scalable and reliable and designed for the embedded marketplace.
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Founded in 1999 by real-time operating system pioneer James Ready, and headquartered in the heart of Silicon Valley, in Sunnyvale, Calif.
Our customers include high-technology companies within the telecom, automotive and medical industries, and our OSE real-time operating system is used in millions of products worldwide.
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Founded in 1999 by real-time operating system pioneer James Ready and headquartered in the heart of Silicon Valley in Sunnyvale, Calif.

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