Logo

Lecture Notes on Operating Systems

Small book cover: Lecture Notes on Operating Systems

Lecture Notes on Operating Systems
by

Publisher: Vilnius Gediminas Technical University
Number of pages: 76

Description:
Operating systems are used on most, but not all, computer systems. Commercially-supplied operating systems are present on virtually all modern devices described as computers, from personal computers to mainframes, as well as mobile computers such as PDAs and mobile phones.

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(2.6MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Practical File System Design with the Be File SystemPractical File System Design with the Be File System
by - Morgan Kaufmann Publishers
Guide to the design of file systems in general, and the Be File System in particular. The book covers all topics related to file systems, advanced topics are also covered, such as journaling, attributes, indexing and query processing.
(12999 views)
Book cover: A History of Apple's Operating SystemsA History of Apple's Operating Systems
by - kernelthread.com
This document discusses operating systems that Apple has created in the past, and many that it tried to create. Through this discussion, we will come across several technologies the confluence of which eventually led to Mac OS X.
(7409 views)
Book cover: Project Oberon - The Design of an Operating System and CompilerProject Oberon - The Design of an Operating System and Compiler
by
Here are the results of Project Oberon, which goal was to design an entire system from scratch. It gives advice on how a system might be built, and demonstrates how one was built. Program listings alone contain the ultimate explanations.
(12889 views)
Book cover: A Short Introduction to Operating SystemsA Short Introduction to Operating Systems
by
The lecture notes that cover most of the basic topics of operating systems: key concepts, single-task OS, multi-tasking and multi-user OS, processes and thread, memory and storage, networks - services and protocols, TCP/IP, security considerations.
(17139 views)