The architecture of computer hardware, systems software, and networking : an information technology approach / Irv Englander.

Author
Other titles
  • Computer hardware, systems software & networking
  • Architecture of computer hardware and systems software.
Edition
  • 4th edition.
Published
  • Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley c2009
Physical description
1 online resource (xxv, 678 p.) : ill., facsims.
ISBN
  • 9780471715429
Notes
  • Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 653-664) and index.
  • English
Audience
  • Specialized.
Contents
  • Part one: An overview of computer systems: Computer and systems -- An introduction to system concepts and system architecture -- Number systems -- Part two: Data in the computer: Data formats -- Representing numerical data -- Part three: Computer architecture and hardware operation: The Little Man Computer --The CPU and memory -- CPU and memory: design, enhancement and implementation -- Input / Output -- Computer peripherals -- Modern computer systems -- Part four: Networks and data communications: Network and data communications -- Ethernet and TCP/IP networking -- Communication channel technology -- Part five: The software component: Operating Systems: an overview -- The user view of operating systems -- File management -- The internal operating system.
Related item
Genre
  • Electronic books.
  • text
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • This newly revised text provides a gentle approach to introduce MIS students to fundamental computer hardware, systems software, and data concepts. As in previous editions, the goal of this book is to provide the fundamentals of computer architecture which are essential to the workplace survival of Information Systems graduates. This text provides a careful, in depth, non-engineering introduction to the inner workings of modern computer systems. New advances have been built into the new edition in the areas of operating system design and computer interconnection.

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