CSVTU BE VI Semester IT Advanced Operating System Syllabus

CHHATTISGARH SWAMI VIVEKANAND TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY BHILAI (C.G.)

Semester – VI Branch: Information Technology

Subject: Advanced Operating System

Total Theory Periods: 40 Total Tutorial Periods: Nil

Marks in End Semester Exam. : 80

Minimum number of class test to be conducted: 02

UNIT-I INTRODUCTION TO DISTRIBUTED OPERATING SYSTEM

What are distributed OS? Examples of distributed OS, Resource sharing, challenges in

designing distributed OS. Distributed OS architectures, software layers, Architectural

Model.The Operating System Layer, Protection, Processes and Threads, Communication

and invocation, Operating System Architecture. Distributed File System: File Service

Architecture, Sun Network File System, the Andrew File System, Recent Advances, Name

Services: Name services and domain name systems, Directory and discovery services,

The Global name service, X .500 directory service.

UNIT-II SECURITY AND DISTRIBUTED ALGORITHM

Overview of security techniques, Cryptographic algorithms, digital signatures,

Cryptographic pragmatics. Distributed Algorithms: Distributed algorithm design principles

and issues such as coordination, agreement. Examine source of difficulties such as timing,

interaction models, and failures.

UNIT – III STRUCTURE OF UNIX OPERATING SYSTEM

Overview of UNIX, Internal architecture of UNIX, Classification of UNIX command

Handling files, Handling directories, File – Memory – I/O – Process management in UNIX,

Administration of UNIX system, Shell Programming environment.

UNIT – IV STRUCTURE OF WINDOWS OPERATING SYSTEM

Overview of WINDOWS OS, Internal architecture of WINDOWS OS, Classification of

WINDOWS OS command, Handling files, Handling directories, File – Memory – I/O –

Process management in WINDOWS OS, Administration of WINDOWS OS system,

WINDOWS programming environment.

UNIT – V CASE STUDY OF OPERATING SYSTEMS

Case Study of Process Management, Memory Management, File Management, I/O

Management, System calls for WINDOWS, UNIX, LINUX etc.

Text Books: –

1. Distributed OS, A.S Tanenbaum, PHI.

2. Distributed Operating System By P. K. Singha , IEEE Press

3. Understanding UNIX, K. Srirengan, PHI.

Reference Books:-

1. Handbook of WINDOWS OS, IEEE presses.

2. Operating System, Milan, TMH.

3. LINUX OS, BPB publication.

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