ISBN 9780070702035,Operating Systems

Operating Systems



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9780070702035

ISBN-10 0070702039


Edition 3rd
Number of Pages 666 Pages
Language (English)


This book aims to demystify the subject using a simplified step-wise approach of going from the basic fundamentals concepts to advanced concepts. The approach, combined with the numerous illustrations and other pedagogical features of the book, makes it an invaluable resource for the students. Salient Features New chapters on File Systems and Information Management & Disk Scheduling Enhanced coverage on Computer Architecture, Operating Systems- Functions and Structure, Process Synchronization, Dead locks and Memory Management Good coverage of Parallel Processing, Security and Protection Over 470 questions including objective-type and test questions TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Introduction To Operating Systems 2. Computer Architecture 3. Operating System Functions 4. File Systems 5. I /O Management and Disk Scheduling 6. Process Management 7. Process Synchronization 8. Deadlocks 9. Memory Management (MM) 10. Operating System: Security and Protection 11. Parallel Processing 12. Operating Systems In Distributed Processing 13. Windows NT/2000: A Case Study 14. Unix: A Case Study 15. Linux: A Case Study