Lybrary.com: ebooks and download videos Search All  Title  Author 
Home / Nonfiction / Computers / Computer Architecture

Computer Architecture: Fundamentals and Principles of Computer Design, Second Edition

$149.95
| £121.29 | €143.40 | Ca$203.48 | Au$205.90
by Joseph D. Dumas II
What is this?DRM-PDF | by download   add to wish list
Computer Architecture: Fundamentals and Principles of Computer Design, Second Edition by Joseph D. Dumas II

Not only does almost everyone in the civilized world use a personal computer, smartphone, and/or tablet on a daily basis to communicate with others and access information, but virtually every other modern appliance, vehicle, or other device has one or more computers embedded inside it. One cannot purchase a current-model automobile, for example, without several computers on board to do everything from monitoring exhaust emissions, to operating the anti-lock brakes, to telling the transmission when to shift, and so on. Appliances such as clothes washers and dryers, microwave ovens, refrigerators, etc. are almost all digitally controlled. Gaming consoles like Xbox, PlayStation, and Wii are powerful computer systems with enhanced capabilities for user interaction. Computers are everywhere, even when we don't see them as such, and it is more important than ever for students who will soon enter the workforce to understand how they work.

This book is completely updated and revised for a one-semester upper level undergraduate course in Computer Architecture, and suitable for use in an undergraduate CS, EE, or CE curriculum at the junior or senior level. Students should have had a course(s) covering introductory topics in digital logic and computer organization. While this is not a text for a programming course, the reader should be familiar with computer programming concepts in at least one language such as C, C++, or Java. Previous courses in operating systems, assembly language, and/or systems programming would be helpful, but are not essential.

To view this DRM protected ebook on your desktop or laptop you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. It is a free software. We also strongly recommend that you sign up for an AdobeID at the Adobe website. For more details please see FAQ 1&2. To view this ebook on an iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device you will need the Adobe Digital Editions app, or BlueFire Reader or Txtr app. These are free, too. For more details see this article.


SHARE  Share by Email  Share on Facebook  Share on Twitter  Share on Linked In  Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 891656

Ebook Details
Pages: 462
Size: 5.7 MB
Publisher: CRC Press
Date published:   2016
ISBN: 9781498772723 (DRM-PDF)

DRM Settings
Copying:not allowed
Printing:not allowed
Read Aloud:  not allowed

This product is listed in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Computers > Computer Engineering
Nonfiction > Technology > Electronics > Circuits
Nonfiction > Computers > Computer Architecture

This author has products in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Computers > Computer Engineering
Nonfiction > Computers > Computer Architecture
Nonfiction > Technology > Electronics > Circuits

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.

Submit 5 page SummaryWhat is this?

12/08/2016
© 2016 Lybrary.com