From the Back Cover
Features new to the second edition:
The inclusion of real-time techniques in operating systems (POSIX, Real-Time POSIX)
An in-depth discussion of Real-Time derivatives of C (C++, RTC++, FTC, etc.)
Ada examples have been fully updated to cover Ada 95
A new chapter on the latest advancements in schedulability analysis
This book will be invaluable to Final Year and Masters students in Computer Science and related disciplines, as well as professional software engineers and real-time systems engineers.
About the Author
About Andy Wellings Andy Wellings is Professor of Real-Time Systems in the Department of Computer Science, University of York, U.K. His research interests are focused on two related areas of computing: the design, use and implementation of real-time programming languages and operating systems; and the design and use of general purpose distributed operating systems. Professor Wellings has published over 100 technical papers and reports, including five textbooks. He teaches courses in Operating Systems, Real-Time Systems and Networks and Distributed Systems.