This book has been specifically designed to orient students for the technical interview in Operating System concepts. This book has been written to help students undertake a thorough and objective preparation. The contents have been carefully handpicked from authors' experience and expertise developed by being either direct witness to the recruitment process, mentoring students in their colleges, myriad discussion with peers who are placement organizers in colleges, hours of studying discussions on the topics in social media, blogs and dedicated web sites, and so it is no wonder that the book is highly focused for interview preparation in Operating System. This book includes the latest topics and questions discussed in top companies today while continuing to maintain the emphasis on basic concepts along with problem solving skills for both students preparing for exams and for interviewees.
2 Operating system services
3 Process management
4 Multithreading and scheduling
6 Memory management
7 File system and storage
8 Input output systems and security
10 POSIX threads programming
11 Numeric problems
12 Theoretical questions
RMD Sundaram :- is a software architect working with Wipro Technologies for more than ten years in embedded systems design and development. He holds a M.Tech in Computer Vision and Image Processing from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and MBA in Technology Management from Anna University. Sundar is a technically inclined, top performing and multifaceted engineer with passion for new technologies. He is a university rank holder and gold medalist on both his undergraduate and post graduate studies. He has multiple white papers published in IEEE conferences in multimedia domain. He is also the author of two bestselling books on Linux and embedded systems and currently living in Bengaluru, India. Shriram K. Vasudevan :- is an MTech, MBA, PhD with over 13 years of industrial and academic experience. He obtained his PhD in embedded systems. He has authored/co-authored 38 books. He has worked with major multinational companies like Wipro and Aricent Technologies; and been to USA on a technical assignment while functioning for WIPRO technologies. He was also closely associated with VIT University. He is Assistant Professor (Selection Grade), Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Amrita University.Abhishek S Nagarajan :- a young coder from Amrita University. He is a graduate scholar with lot of papers under his belt. He is one who has dynamically evolved as an engineer.. He is a fresh and efficient author. His fields and interests are over a wide range from image processing keeping his legs into augmented reality. Also an innovative candidate indulging himself into internet of things and embedded systems. His out of box thinking innovative ideas has resulted in open ended projects.B Chella Prabha :- is a seasoned academician with about two decades of experience as a teacher. She is currently associated with SNS College of Technology, Coimbatore as a Dean - Academics. She earlier held the position of Head of the Department, CSE in the same group of institutions. She has published many papers in the reputed international journals and conferences.