Discover a clear, straightforward explanation of both current operating system theory and todays practices within UNDERSTANDING OPERATING SYSTEMS, 8E. This leading book’s proven approach begins with a valuable discussion of fundamentals before introducing specific operating systems. Fully updated, timely content offers an expanded analysis of how modern innovations, such as multi-core processing and wireless technologies, have impacted todays operating systems. Revised Research Topics within this editions practical exercises encourage readers to research emerging and influential topics independently. In addition, updates throughout the final four chapters now highlight information on the most current versions of UNIX (including the latest Macintosh OS), Linux, Windows, and Android to equip users with the contemporary knowledge and skills needed to working most effectively with todays systems.Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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