Operating Systems(MCA614)

Course Name: 

Operating Systems

Programme: 

MCA

Semester: 

Third

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(4-0-0) 4

Content: 

Operating System Functionalities, Types of Operating System- Multi programming Multi tasking Multi processing and Realtime Operating system, Processes and threads, Process Management (learning fork system call), Inter process communication (using shared memory, Message Queues,. Pipes etc.), CPU scheduling, Process synchronization Mechanism (Semaphores in Unix), Dead locks - Prevention, avoidance and recovery techniques, Memory Management (Paging, Segmentation and Swapping), Virtual Memory (Dynamic Paging Techniques and Page replacement Algorithms), File Systems Management, IO Management, Protection and Security

References: 

Silberschatz, Galvin, Gagne Operating System Concepts (Sixth Edition), John Wiley 2008
Mourice J. Bach, The Design of the Unix Operating System PHI 2002

Department: 

Mathematical and Computational Sciences
 

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B R Shankar, Associate Professor and Head
Department of MACS, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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