Offering a comprehensive and unified introduction to operating systems, this book provides students with a foundation in key mechanisms of operating systems as well as a look at design issues highlighting the tradeoffs and decisions involved in OS design. Building on fundamental principles, the book presents recent developments such as threads, real-time systems, multiprocessor scheduling, process migrations and security. Throughout, Windows NT, UNIX, and IBM MVS are used as running illustrative examples of actual operating systems. This edition presents a comprehensive and current introduction to distributed operating systems - reflecting current trends in the field and highlighting how distributed operating systems concepts build on concepts found in traditional operating systems. It also provides an internet mailing list, and discusses object-oriented design techniques. This work is intended for use on undergraduate courses in operating systems.
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Descrizione libro Prentice-Hall, 1995. Condizione libro: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has soft covers. In good all round condition. Codice libro della libreria 5858343
Descrizione libro Prentice-Hall, 1995. Condizione libro: Fair. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has soft covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Codice libro della libreria 3391395
Descrizione libro Prentice-Hall, 1995. Paperback. Condizione libro: Used; Good. Ships from the UK within 24 hours. Codice libro della libreria BBI1983504
Descrizione libro Prentice Hall, 1995. Soft Cover. Condizione libro: Very Good. No spine creasing. Corners lightly rubbed. Light edge wear. Light crease to rear cover. Additional shipping charges will be requested from buyers outside Australia. International Edition Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Codice libro della libreria 12945