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Modern Operating Systems (3rd Edition)

Modern Operating Systems (3rd Edition)
Author: Andrew S. Tanenbaum
ISBN 13: 9780136006633
ISBN 10: 136006639
Edition: 3
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2007-12-21
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 1104
List Price: $205.20

Discusses the key principles of both kinds of systems — including MS-DOS, UNIX, Amoeba, and Mach.

Covers all the traditional topics, including interprocess, communication, semaphores, monitors, scheduling algorithms, deadlocks, virtual memory, and file system design.

Explores all key issues in distributed systems — including the client-server model, remote procedure call, distributed synchronization, transactions, threads, distributed shared memory, and file servers.

Reflects real-world experience that provides practical, hands-on information in constructing and understanding modern operating systems.