Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

CSC 716 Advanced Operating Systems(GNA)

3 hours; 3 credits. Advanced topics in computer operating systems with a special emphasis on distributed computing, and the services provided by distributed operating systems and real-time operating systems. Topics may include: multithreading, real-time scheduling, synchronization, and concurrency; interaction of concurrent processes; network management and computer security; protection, remote procedure calls, transactions, shared memory, message passing, and scalability; other selected topics in state-of-the-art operating systems. Prerequisite: Admission to the Computer Science MS Program or Permission of the Coordinator of the Computer Science MS Program.