Survey of OS's - Fall 2014

* * * CAUTION - Course is currently under construction * * *

Meeting Times

Face to face sessions will meet once each week for three hours.

Course Description

You will explore the differences between popular operating systems offered in today's marketplace. Operating Systems include, but not limited to Windows and UNI/Linux.

Course Goal

Students will compare and contrast DOS, *nix (UNIX, Linux, MAC) and Windows operating systems.

Course Rationale

Information technology specialists will encounter a wide variety of operating systems. At Oglala Lakota College we make use of Windows, Linux and Macintosh computers on a user level to the servers that operate our network.

Prerequisites

None

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Jim's Desktop running Fluxbox (with mods) on 64 bit PCLinuxOS v.09-2013

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Jim's Desktop running Gnome2 (with mods) on 64 bit Mint v.16