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CS554 Operating Systems

Course Description(3 credits )
An introduction to modern operating systems design and implementation. Processes and threads; concurrent programming; spinlocks; semaphores; events; monitors; message passing; remote procedure calls; dispatchers; deadlocks; memory management; segmentation; paging; interrupt handling; device drivers; file systems.

Prerequisites : CS250 Data Structures and Abstraction, CS245 Computer Organization.

Previously Taught :

Instructor :   Prof. Paul A. Courchene

                    Prof. Alberto Moreira

sciences@rivier.edu

Last date page was modified: April 26, 2007