CMSC 412

Operating Systems

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Section: 6215
Syllabus

Fall, 2019
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Largo 1360

Tuesdays
6:30 - 9:30 PM

Aug 19
through
Oct 13

Subject: CMSC 412 -

Schedule

Date
Meeting
Topics
GSH
Readings
Module
Readings
Due Date
Week 1
8.19-8.25
Tu
8.20
Introduction
Concepts of O/S
1
M1
8.25
HW 1
Week 2
8.26-9.1
Tu
8.27
Processes and Threads
MultiProcessors
Performance
2, 3, 4
M2
9.1
HW 2
Week 3
9.2-9.8
Tu
9.3
Process Scheduling
5
M2
9.8
HW 3
Week 4
9.9-9.15
Tu
9.10
Synchronization
Deadlocks
6, 7
M2
9.15
HW 4
Week 5
9.16-9.22
Tu
9.17
File Management
I/O Systems
8, 9
M4, M5
9.22
HW 5
Week 6
9.23-9.29
Tu
9.24
Memory Management
Security
10, 11
M3, M6
9.29
HW 6
Week 7
9.30-10.6
Tu
10.1
Network and Distributed Systems
12
M6

Week 8
10.7-10.13
Tu
10.8
Virtual Machines
Final Project
13

10.13
Project
  • GSH = text by Jose M. Garrido, Richard Schlesinger and Kenneth Hoganson

Assignments:

Assignment
Weight
Due Date
Code
Homework 1 10%
8.25
h1
Homework 2
10% 9.1
h2
Homework 3
10% 9.8
h3
Homework 4
10% 9.15
h4
Homework 5
10% 9.22
h5
Homework 6
10% 9.29
h6
Project 25%
10.13
p
Participation
15%
Weekly
w(n)

NOTE: When sending me e-mail, please begin the subject field of your messages with "CMSC 412 -".  I teach a number of classes and this little notation makes sorting my mail MUCH faster, allowing me to spend more time correcting your papers and addressing your questions. Thanks.

Welcome to our course

Some additional references:

Dr. Nicholas Duchon
University of Maryland University College
Phone: 540-338-7120
e-mail: nduchon@verizon.net

Last updated: Jul 26, 2019