For Introductory Courses in Operating Systems in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Electrical Engineering programs. The widely anticipated revision of this worldwide best-seller incorporates the latest developments in operating systems (OS)technologies. The Third Edition includes up-to-date materials on relevant. OS such as Linux, ...Read MoreFor Introductory Courses in Operating Systems in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Electrical Engineering programs. The widely anticipated revision of this worldwide best-seller incorporates the latest developments in operating systems (OS)technologies. The Third Edition includes up-to-date materials on relevant. OS such as Linux, Windows, and embedded real-time and multimedia systems. Tanenbaum also provides information on current research based on his experience as an operating systems researcher. Student Resources'Include: * Online Exercises - Provide hands-on experience with building as well as analyzing the performance of OS. In particular, these exercises have been designed to provide experience with analyzing the resource consumptions in Windows and Linux. * Simulation Exercises - Designed to provide experience with building some key components of an OS, including process scheduling, main memory allocation, paging algorithms and virtual memory, and file systems. * Lab Experiments * Please note, GOAL is no longer available with this book. Password-Protected Instructor Resources (Select the Resources Tab to View Downloadable Files): * Power Point Lecture Slides * Figures in both .jpeg and .eps file format * Solutions to Exercises * Please note, GOAL is no longer available with this book. Modern Operating Systems, 3e is the recipient of the Text and Authors Association (TAA) 2010 McGuffey Longevity Award. The McGuffey Longevity Award recognizes textbooks whose excellence has been demonstrated over time.Read Less
New. The much anticipated revision of this best-seller incorporates the latest developmentsin operating systems technologies. This authoritative book covers both the principles®and practice of modern operating systems, with an emphasis on Linux, Windows Vista, and embedded, real-time, and multimedia systems. The author brings his clear and entertaining style to the "big picture" concepts every OS designer needs to master. Drawing on his long experience as designer or co-designer of three operating systems, he shares deep knowledge and practical detail. Among the many topics Tanenbaum covers in depth are: processes, threads, memory management, file systems, I/O, deadlocks, interface design, multimedia, performance tradeoffs, andthe newest trends in operating system design. NEW FEATURES: " Up-to-date-minute coverage of Windows Vista and the newest Linux/Unix operating systems " Chapter-length case study on the Symbian operating system for mobile devices " Extensively updated and enhanced security coverage " Coverage of new research that is likely to shape tomorrow's operating systems " Updated and additional programming exercises added to every chapter " Online OS experiments using popular Windows and Open Source tools Contents: Preface 1. Introduction 2. Processes and Threads 3. Memory Management 4. File Systems 5. Input/Output 6. Deadlocks 7. Multimedia Operating Systems 8. Multiple Processor Systems 9. Security 10. Case Study 1: Linux 11. Case Study 2: Windows Vista 12. Case Study 3: Symbian OS 13. Operating System Design 14. Reading List and Bibliography Index Printed Pages: 0..
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