Introduction to Operating Systems

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: 94.308; Last Offered: Spring 2013;

Course Description

Presents an introduction to major operating systems and their components. Topics include processes, concurrency and synchronization, deadlock, processor allocation, memory management, I/O devices and file management, and distributed processing. Techniques in operating system design, implementation, and evaluation will be examined. This course is for CS graduate students needing it to fulfill prerequisite requirements. It is not available to CS undergraduates without specific permission from the Undergraduate Coordinator.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: P: Requires Graduate Computer Science Coordinator permission
  • Special Notes: Can be used as an Information Technology elective in BS in Information Technology
  • Credits: 3;

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