This course explores the basics of system management. It provides the student with enough theory to understand how operating systems work and to interpret the output of various management tools. It also covers practical issues in system administration including process, memory, and file system monitoring and performance tuning. Computer security is also discussed.
School of Engineering and Computing
3 hours of lecture, 2 hours of lab per week
- CIS 2025 or CIS 2262 or 2271 with a C- or better