CS451: Operating Systems [Spring 2010]

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Course Objectives:
The objective of this course is to understand the broad range of issues that underlie modern Operating Systems. This course will cover the following broad areas

  1. Basic operating system terminology.
  2. Processes and thread management.
  3. Memory management concepts.
  4. Interprocess communication.
  5. File System and storage architecture.
  6. Symmetric multiprocessing.
  7. Networking concepts
  8. Protection & Security
  9. Distributed File Systems


Instructor Lecture Coordinates
  Shrideep Pallickara
Office: Room 346, CS Building
Office Hours: 3:00-4:00 pm MW
E-mail: shrideep {aT} cs.colostate.edu
(with the obvious change)
Tel: 970.492.4209

MWF (2:00 - 2:50 PM): Wagar 133

Help Sessions:
Mondays 5:00-6:00 pm
Computer Science Building130

Graduate Teaching Assistant    
  Rinku Dewri
Office Hours: TW 4:00-5:00 CSB 120
E-mail: rinku {aT} cs.colostate.edu



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Fort Collins, CO 80523 USA
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