Third Edition available JULY 2003!
A complete book and Website learning system for your students!
Operating Systems strikes a balance between principles and practice.
It presents core operating system concepts, illustrated with real-world examples that put a practical perspective on
the material. A Companion Website further helps students
understanding of both core operating system topics, and how to implement these topics in real operating systems.
This book features a complete discussion of operating system principles, supplemented with code, algorithms,
implementation issues, and lab exercises to provide a comprehensive understanding of contemporary operating system
practice. View our Sample Chapters page for details.
The Companion Website includes a study guide with self-assessment
quizzes and supplemental chapter notes, additional hands on labs, and tutorials on using C and Unix.