Course Catalog - 2020-2021

     

COMP 528 - INTRODUCTION TO VIRTUALIZATION

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO VIRTUALIZATION
Department: Computer Science
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisite(s): COMP 421 OR COMP 521
Description: System-level virtualization is an integral part of modern computer systems, spanning both hardware and software. This course will explore the various types of system-level virtualization and the hardware and software mechanisms that support them. The course will explore the interplay among hypervisors, operating systems, processors, memory, and I/O devices in modern virtualized systems.