GT - Refresher - Advanced OS - Georgia TechUdacity
What you'll learn on the course
Approx. 3 weeks
Assumes 6hrs/wk (work at your own pace)Built by Join thousands of students Course Summary
The course covers the basics of Memory Systems, File Systems, Multithreaded Programming, and Networking. Together these form a strong foundation from which the student can understand cutting edge research in the areas of Virtualization, Distributed Systems, and Internet-scale services in the GT Advanced Operating Systems sequence.Why Take This Course?
Highlights of the course include a deep coverage of:
- cache systems and strategies
- how virtual memory is implemented
- the FAT and ext2 file systems
- the pthreads interface
- the network protocol stack and the architecture of the Internet.
No prior knowledge of Operating System concepts is assumed; however, the course is dense, since it is intended as a refresher for the student who already has some exposure to OS concepts.
See the Technology Requirements for using Udacity.Syllabus Lesson 1: Memory Systems Lesson 2: File Systems Lesson 3: Multithreaded Programming Lesson 4: Networking