CISC 7310X Operating Systems I

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CIS 704.
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37 hours plus conference and independent work; 3 credits

Organization and programming of executive control systems. Batch processing, multiprogramming, multiprocessing, and time-sharing systems. File system organization and management. Access and protection control. Resource allocation. Control systems languages. Mathematical models of computer systems. This course requires a substantial amount of programming. (Not open to students who have completed CIS 7300X [703X] or a course in operating systems.)

Prerequisite: CISC 3130 or a course in data structures and CISC 3310 or an undergraduate course in computer organization.


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