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CS6401 Notes Operating Systems Regulation 2013 Anna University

CS6401 Notes Operating Systems

CS6401 Notes Operating Systems Regulation 2013 Anna University free download. Operating Systems Notes pdf free download.


The student should be made to:

  • Study the basic concepts and functions of operating systems.
  • Understand the structure and functions of OS.
  • Learn about Processes, Threads and Scheduling algorithms.
  • Understand the principles of concurrency and Deadlocks.
  • Learn various memory management schemes.
  • Study I/O management and File systems.
  • Learn the basics of Linux system and perform administrative tasks on Linux Servers.

OUTCOMES Operating Systems Notes:

At the end of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Design various Scheduling algorithms.
  • Apply the principles of concurrency.
  • Design deadlock, prevention and avoidance algorithms.
  • Compare and contrast various memory management schemes.
  • Design and Implement a prototype file systems.
  • Perform administrative tasks on Linux Servers.

TEXT BOOK CS6401 Notes:

1. Abraham Silberschatz, Peter Baer Galvin and Greg Gagne, “Operating System Concepts”, 9th Edition, John Wiley and Sons Inc., 2012.


1. William Stallings, “Operating Systems – Internals and Design Principles”, 7th Edition, Prentice Hall, 2011.

2. Andrew S. Tanenbaum, “Modern Operating Systems”, Second Edition, Addison Wesley, 2001.

3. Charles Crowley, “Operating Systems: A Design-Oriented Approach”, Tata McGraw Hill Education”, 1996.

4. D M Dhamdhere, “Operating Systems: A Concept-Based Approach”, Second Edition, Tata McGraw-Hill Education, 2007.


Subject Name Operating Systems
Subject code CS6401
Regulation 2013

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