This is pretty much the same as Sleep mode. Maybe it can merge or something?
why only Microsoft Windows?
Is suspend a Windows-specific feature? The definition at the beginning is nonsense. Pavlix 18:29, 22 November 2006 (UTC)
- It is ACPI G1 Sleeping state and Windows OS calls it "Stand by". Changed description to "Stand by is a feature of computer operating system that allows to switch computer to ACPI G1 Sleeping S3 state. Stand by term is usually used in Microsoft Windows OS ...". (220.127.116.11 15:17, 10 December 2006 (UTC))
The Suspend article should link to related features on Linux: