E E 461S E E 461S. Operating Systems. 4 Hours.
Introductory course on operating system design and implementation; the shell; process management and system calls; memory management; thread management, scheduling, synchronization and concurrency; file systems; input/output systems; virtual machines; networking and security. Three lecture hours and one lab hour a week for one semester. Electrical Engineering 461S and 379K (Topic: Operating Systems) may not both be counted. Prerequisite: The following with a grade of at least C-: Electrical Engineering 312 or 312H, 319K or 319H, and Mathematics 325K.