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Projects

Compile a list of important characteristics of processors commonly employed in today’s personal computers.
Conduct research on how to write the algorithms for shortest job next (SJN) and shortest remaining time (SRT) policies. Submit your findings in a report.

Additional Resources

History of operating systems:  http://www.osdata.com/kind/history.htm
Dual-Core vs. Quad-Core CPUs: http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2406293,00.asp
Intel® Core™2 Quad Processors: http://ark.intel.com/products/29765/Intel-Core2-Quad-Processor-Q6600-8M-Cache-2_40-GHz-1066-MHz-FSB
Multi-core Enterprise Technology at Dell®: http://www1.euro.dell.com/content/topics/topic.aspx/emea/topics/products/pedge/en/multi_core?c=uk&cs=ukbsdt1&l=en&s=bsd