OpenVMS Operating System Concepts by David MillerOpenVMS Operating System Concepts by David Miller

OpenVMS Operating System Concepts

byDavid MillerEditorMiller

Paperback | May 20, 1997

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Shows how openVMS system services can tap the power of operating system facilities to perform critical tasks on behalf of applications. Includes many examples. Paper. DLC: VAX/VMS.
David Donald Miller is currently employed at Raytheon Systems in Tucson, AZ, as a Principal Software Engineer. For more than 15 years he was a computer science professor at Bemidji State University (in Bemidji, MN), where he created and managed an OpenVMS clusterlaboratory. Mr. Miller also has 20 years of aerospace experience in variou...
Title:OpenVMS Operating System ConceptsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:541 pages, 9 × 7 × 0.68 inPublished:May 20, 1997Publisher:Focal PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1555581579

ISBN - 13:9781555581572

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Table of Contents

An Introduction to Operating Systems*The Process*Scheduling and Context Switching*Paging and Memory Management*Process Synchronization*Process Data Sharing and Critical Regions*Security, Protection, and Privacy*Input/Output and Interrupts*Disks and Disk Files*History of Digital Operating Systems

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The second edition of OpenVMS Operating System Concepts combines discussion of operating system theory with key OpenVMS facilities to explain the overall system. Suitable for application programmers, systems managers and students, it has been updated for OpenVMS version 7.0 and gives program examples in C. The guide includes information on scheduling and context switching, paging and memory management, process synchronization and the history of digital operating systems.