Course Information

Operating Systems (CMP 420)

Term: 2011-2012 Spring Term


Mon-Wed, 2:00 PM - 3:20 PM (1/9/2012 - 5/4/2012) Location: MAIN SB


A study of the organization and structure of modern operating systems and concurrent programming concepts. Process representation, scheduling, interprocess communication and synchronization, deadlock, real and virtual memory management, I/O subsystem and device management, file systems, network and distributed operating systems, security and protection. Prerequisite: CMP 320.