[ INBIPVOBETR ] VL Operating Systems

Es ist eine neuere Version 2022W dieser LV im Curriculum Bachelor's programme Electronics and Information Technology 2022W vorhanden.
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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Computer Science René Mayrhofer 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Computer Science 2021S
Objectives Students

  • acquire basic knowledge about the tasks, architecture, and methods of operating systems (vendor independent)
  • are familiar with specific algorithms for core operating system tasks such as scheduling and memory management
  • understand the relationship between different parts of operating systems (e.g. security measures)
  • understand how these concepts can be applied in deployed operating systems
Subject Basics, relevant hardware functions, classification of operating sytems, memory management, processes, scheduling, parallelism, files and file systems, security, distributed systems, case studies of specific deployed operating systems
Criteria for evaluation Written exam
Methods Lecture with interactive elements
Language (*)Deutsch, Prüfung auf Englisch möglich
Study material Optional reading:

  • Andrew S. Tanenbaum, Herbert Bos: "Modern Operating Systems", 4th edition, Pearson, 2015

German literature for self-study:

Changing subject? No
Further information
Corresponding lecture (*)INBPDVOBETR: VO Betriebssysteme (3 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment