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CS 471: Operating Systems

Course Information from University Catalog

Limited to 2 Attempts


Issues in multiprogramming. Covers concurrent processes and synchronization mechanisms; processor scheduling; memory, file, I/O, and deadlock management; performance of operating systems; and projects dealing with synchronization in multiprogrammed OS and virtual memory management.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

C or better in CS 310 and (CS 367 or ECE 445).

2 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2017

2 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2018

2 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2016

2 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2017

Expertise