Operating System Concepts, 9th Edition

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  • Edition: 9th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Wiley

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The ninth edition of Operating System Concepts continues to evolve to provide a solid theoretical foundation for understanding operating systems. This edition has been updated with more extensive coverage of the most current topics and applications, improved conceptual coverage and additional content to bridge the gap between concepts and actual implementations. A new design allows for easier navigation and enhances reader motivation. Additional end-of-chapter, exercises, review questions, and programming exercises help to further reinforce important concepts. WileyPLUS, including a test bank, self-check exercises, and a student solutions manual, is also part of the comprehensive support package.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Operating-System Structures

Chapter 3: Processes

Chapter 4: Threads

Chapter 5: CPU Scheduling

Chapter 6: Process Synchronization

Chapter 7: Deadlocks

Chapter 8: Main Memory

Chapter 9: Virtual Memory

Chapter 10: File-System Interface

Chapter 11: File-System Implementation

Chapter 12: Mass-Storage Structure

Chapter 13: I/O Systems

Chapter 14: Protection

Chapter 15: Security

Chapter 16: Distributed System Structures

Chapter 17: Real-Time Systems

Chapter 18: The Linux System

Chapter 19: Windows 7®

Chapter 20: Influential Operating Systems


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