Architecture, Operating Systems and Networking
Grade of C or better in1048, CIS 1068, or an equivalent first-semester programming course in C++, C#, Java or VB.Net Co-requisite CIS 1048. Co-requisite CIS 2168
The Architecture of Computer Hardware and Systems Software , An Information Technology Approach, 5th Edition, Englander, John Wiley and Sons, 2014. ISBN 9781118322635.
E-Book: The Architecture of Computer Hardware and System Software: An Information Technology Approach, 5th Edition, John Wiley and Sons, 2014 can be ordered at: http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-EHEP002899.html
Computer Networking, A top-Down Approach, 6th Edition; Kurose and Ross, Pearson Education, INC., ISBN-13: 978-0-13-285620-1 ISBN-10: 0-13-285620-4
This course provides an introduction to computer system architecture, operating systems concepts, and network organization, structure, and management. Topics covered include computer architecture and hardware operation, design, enhancement and implementation of CPU and memory, operating systems internals, Ethernet, wireless networks and the TCP/IP protocol stack.
2. To introduce basic hardware and software issues and components of networks and network operating systems.
3. To provide experience with the use, installation and configuration of various operating systems.
4. To provide an understanding of the technologies underlying the Internet and the WWW, and provide experience in using these technologies