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Operating Systems WS 16/17

General Course Information:

Course Content

An operating system is software, which allows the operation of a computer. It provides the use of hardware to application software without detailed interaction with hardware. The course gives an introduction into basic concepts and services of operating systems. Topics include processes and threads, synchronization and mutual exclusion, deadlock, scheduling.


W. Stallings, Operating Systems: Internals and Design Principles

(German issue: Betriebssyteme. Funktion und Design)



  • Monday, 11:45-13:15, starting October 31st


  • Monday, 11:45-13:15


  • 11-207



WS16/17 exam:

  • Date: Do (06.04.2017)
  • Time: 08:00 - 11:00
  • Location: Mensa1

Exam information can also be found in KIS.

Information for WS 16/17

More information can be found in KIS.

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