What is disk scheduling algorithm?

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Disk scheduling algorithms are algorithms designed and used for scheduling disk operations
Disk scheduling algorithms dramatically increase disk performance
Disk scheduling algorithms aims to minimize seek time in moving-head disk
There are several algorithms available to schedule the servicing of disk I/O requests

Some of the Disk scheduling related algorithms are listed here below:

- Anticipatory scheduling
- Deadline scheduler
- Elevator algorithm
- FIFO / FCFS (First Come, First Served)
- SSTF (Shortest Seek Time First)
- I/O scheduling
- LOOK algorithm
- N-Step-SCAN
- C-SCAN (circular scan)
- Noop scheduler

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