DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE    ✉ Mail to :computerscience@cauverycollege.ac.in


  Dr.P.Rajeswari , Associate Professor


This SLO explains how effectively memory can be used in operating system. In memory management, swapping creates multiple fragments because of the processes moving in and out. The scattered free memory spaces are known as Fragments and these free memory areas are merged to form a single large block to hold incoming job through compaction.

Compaction in Memory Management