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Introduction to Operating Systems
Concepts of operating systems described in terms of function, structure, and implementation; particular emphasis on multiprogramming. Example concepts are: concurrent programming, virtual memory, scheduling policies for CPU and secondary storage, deadlocks, file systems, and protection. Concepts will be illustrated with examples from existing operating systems.
None presently available.
Basic knowledge of assembly-language programming and computer organization.
Ph.D.: This course fulfills one Software and Information Systems Core Course (Breadth) requirement.
M.S.: This course fulfills one Software and Information Systems Core Course (Breadth) requirement.