Computer Science: An Overview
Now in its ninth edition, this book continues to provide acomprehensive, accessible, and up-to-date introduction to the dynamicfield of computer science using a breadth-first approach. This bookpresents an introductory survey of computer science. It explores thebreadth of the subject while including enough depth to convey anhonest appreciation for the topics involved. The new edition includesreorganization of some key material for enhanced clarity (SoftwareEngineering and Artificial Intelligence chapters), new and expandedmaterial on Security and Data Abstractions, more on ethics anddifferent ethical theories in Chapter 0. Anyone interested in gaining athorough introduction to Computer Science.
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126 Operating Systems Linux For the computer enthusiast who wants to
experiment with the internal compoments of an operating system, there is Linux.
Linux is an operating system originally designed by Linus Torvalds while a
student at the ...
Let us consider a time-sharing operating system controlling the activities of a
computer with a single printer. If a process needs to print its results, it must
request that the operating system give it access to the printer's device driver. At
this point ...
Write a set of directions that tells an operating system's dispatcher what to do
when a process's time slice is over. Identify the components of the state of a
process. Identify a situation in a time-sharing system in which a process does not
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This book was assigned reading for the opening class to my MSIT. I found it a great refresher for a large part of my original CS degree. It is well put together and fairly easy to read. Lots of useful ... Read full review
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