Resource Virtualization

Instructor:Peter A. Dinda (Office Hours Thursdays 2-4)
Teaching Assistant:Jason Skicewicz (Office Hours TBD)
Time:Winter 2004, Mondays and Wednesdays, 2pm
Location:CS Bliss Conference Room (340) at 1890 Maple
Course number:CS 395/495
Newsgroups: cs.virt.announce
Mailing list: Announced in class

General Handouts

  • Syllabus (pdf)
  • Reading List (pdf)
  • A number of handouts and papers will be distributed as photocopies during class
  • Project Presentation Schedule (Thursday, 3/18, 9am-noon, Bliss Conference Room)

    Paper Presentation Schedule


  • Project Ideas (handed out in class)
  • Presentation Schedule (TBD)
  • Resources

  • Virtual Machine Monitors, Virtual Servers, Etc.
  • VMWare (We have Workstation and GSX)
  • Microsoft Virtual PC (We also have this VMM)
  • Virtual PC For Mac is an emulator version of this product
  • Virtual Server is MS's answer to VMWare GSX and ESX.
  • Plex/86 (A free VMM for Linux)
  • User Mode Linux (Run Linux on top of Linux)
  • WINE (Windows Compatibility Layer for Linux)
  • Paper Sources
  • The Java Virtual Machine Specification, Second Edition
  • The Common Language Run-time and .NET
    Technical Paper
  • Access to IBM Journals
  • Info on the UCSD p-System, the ur-JVM
  • Related Courses
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Florida
  • University of Wisconsin

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    Last modified: Mon Jul 17 14:13:47 CDT 2006