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Graduate Record 2007-2008 
Graduate Record 2007-2008 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

CS 656 - Operating Systems

Covers advanced principles of operating systems. Technical topics include support for distributed OSs; microkernels and OS architectures; processes and threads; IPC; files servers; distributed shared memory; object-oriented OSs; reflection in OSs; real-time kernels; multiprocessing; multimedia and quality of service; mobile computing; and parallelism in I/O. (Y)

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: Undergraduate course in OS; CS 654 or instructor permission.

Credits: 3