CISY 217 - Operating Systems - Fall 2014

Course Description

Prerequisite/s: CISY-103 Computer Concepts & Programming or CISY-105, Foundations of Computer Science, or permission of the Instructor) Operating Systems introduces the student to the fundamental concepts and facilities of the system software which manages all computers. Topics include: memory management, process management, processor management, process synchronization and coordination, device management, the user interface, security and administration. Students will learn operating systems concepts and theories and apply them to commercial operating systems. [ Also CIS Elective ]

Book Information

Understanding Operating Systems, 7th Edition, Ann McHoes and Ida M. Flynn, Cengage, 2014, ISBN-10: 128509655X ISBN-13: 9781285096551
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Section Info

Section 95V - CRN 12672

ONLINE Section

Syllabus / Class Schedule

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Additional Links

RVCC's WebStudy http://rvcc.webstudy.com/

Microsoft Sysinternals http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals