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Operating Systems: Internals and Design Principles William Stallings 9th GE 9781292214290

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Title : Operating Systems: Internals and Design Principles William Stallings

ISBN13 :9781292214290




For one- or two-semester undergraduate courses in operating systems for computer science, computer engineering, and electrical engineering majors
An introduction to operating systems with up-to-date and comprehensive coverage
Now in its 9th Edition, Operating Systems: Internals and Design Principles provides a comprehensive, unified introduction to operating systems topics aimed at computer science, computer engineering, and electrical engineering majors. Author William Stallings emphasises both design issues and fundamental principles in contemporary systems, while providing readers with a solid understanding of the key structures and mechanisms of operating systems. He discusses design trade-offs and the practical decisions affecting design, performance and security. The text illustrates and reinforces design concepts, tying them to real-world design choices with case studies in Linux, UNIX, Android, and Windows 10.

With an unparalleled degree of support for integrating projects into the course, plus comprehensive coverage of the latest trends and developments in operating systems, including cloud computing and the Internet of Things (IoT), the text provides everything students and instructors need to keep pace with a complex and rapidly changing field. The 9th Edition has been extensively revised and contains new material, new projects, and updated chapters.


Table of Contents

Online Chapters and Appendices

I. Background

1. Computer System Overview

2. Operating System Overview 

II. Processes

3. Process Description and Control

4. Threads 

5. Concurrency: Mutual Exclusion and Synchronization 

6. Concurrency: Deadlock and Starvation 

III. Memory

7. Memory Management

8. Virtual Memory 

IV. Scheduling

9. Uniprocessor Scheduling

10. Multiprocessor, Multicore, and Real-Time Scheduling 

V. Input/Output and Files

11. I/O Management and Disk Scheduling

12. File Management 

VI. Embedded Systems

13 Embedded Operating Systems

14. Virtual Machines 

15. Operating System Security 

16. Cloud and IoT Operating Systems 

17 Chapter Protocols

18 Distributed Processing, Client/Server, and Clusters

19 Distributed Process Management

20 Overview of Probability and Stochastic Processes

21 Queueing Analysis

Appendix A. Topics in Concurrency

Appendix B. Programming and Operating System Projects