Course Support Materials
Project Support: This document describes support available to instructors for assigning projects to students.
Solutions manual and project manual: Available at Prentice Hall Instructor Resource Center for this book. Go here for Prentice Hall instructor support Websites for my other books.Go here for Prentice Hall instructor support Websites for the International Edition of this book and my other books.
Introduction to the Animations: this Web page gives you a hands-on introduction to the use of the OS animations with this textbook.
Powerpoint slides: The "official" set of slides commissioned for use specifically with this book. Developed by Kim Mclaughlin. This is a partial set. The full set is available at the Prentice Hall Instructor Resource Center for this book.
Figures: On-line copies of figures from the book in PDF (Adobe Acrobat) format. This is a partial set. The full set available soon at the Prentice Hall Instructor Resource Center for this book.
Tables: On-line copies of tables from the book in PDF (Adobe Acrobat) format. This is a partial set. The full set available soon at the Prentice Hall Instructor Resource Center for this book.
Computer Science Student Resource Site: Help and advice for the long-suffering, overworked student.
Errata sheet: Latest list of errors, updated at most monthly. File name is Errata-BDC7e-mmyy. If you spot any errors, please contact me at .
A Discussion of Textbook Cost Myths: From the Text and Academic Authors Association.
A moderated mailing list has been set up so that instructors using this book can exchange information, suggestions, and questions with each other and with the author. To subscribe, send a blank email to email@example.com. You will receive a confirmation message. Just reply to this message and your subscription will be complete. To unsubscribe, send a blank email to firstname.lastname@example.org . To post a message, send to email@example.com. Note: You should receive a reply to your subscription request in a few hours, asking for confirmation. If not, try again. The confirmation email asks you to confirm either by replying to the email or by going to a web link. The web link is more reliable. If you reply by email and do not receive a subsequent email confirming your subscription, try again.
Instructors might find these web sites for courses taught using this book useful. I would appreciate hearing about web sites for other courses.
INFSCI 1004 Telecommunications. U. of Pittsburgh. Includes PDF notes.
ISQS 6341 Data Communications and Network Management. Texas Tech University. Lots of useful material, including PPT slides, lecture notes, project suggestions, and example project reports.