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CSE 421: Introduction to Operating Systems

This page refers to the Summer 2017 offering of CSE 421 only. The information on this page does not necessarily apply to every offering of CSE 421.

Summer 2017


Introduction to Operating Systems

Covers the principles and techniques in the design of operating systems. Describes concepts of operating systems in terms of functions, structure, and implementation, particularly emphasizing multiprogramming. Topics include process coordination, deadlocks, memory management, device management, file systems, scheduling policies for CPU, and network and distributed operating systems. Illustrates concepts with examples from existing operating systems.

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CSE 250 and Approved Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Bioinformatics/CS Majors Only. Departmental senior standing recommended.

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