252-3510-00L  Computing Platforms

SemesterSpring Semester 2020
LecturersG. Alonso, M. J. Giardino, I. Müller, C. Zhang
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentThe deadline for deregistering expires at the end of the second week of the semester. Students who are still registered after that date, but do not attend the seminar, will officially fail the seminar.



Catalogue data

AbstractThe seminar covers core concepts and ideas in the general area of computer systems, ranging from software and hardware architectures to system design for operating systems, data processing systems, and distributed systems.
ObjectiveThe seminar will cover core concepts and ideas in the general area of computer systems, ranging from software and hardware architectures to system design for operating systems, data processing systems, and distributed systems. The focus will be on fundamental ideas that apply across systems and application areas but with an emphasis on those ideas that apply to cloud platforms and hardware acceler
ContentThe seminar will consist on student presentations based on a list of papers that will be provided at the beginning of the course. Presentations will be done in teams. Presentations will be arranged in slots of 30 minutes talk plus 15 minutes questions. Grades will be assigned based on quality of the presentation, coverage of the topic including material not in the original papers, participation during the seminar, and ability to understand, present, and criticize the underlying technology.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersG. Alonso, M. J. Giardino, I. Müller, C. Zhang
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

Learning materials

 
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Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
252-3510-00 SComputing Platforms2 hrs
Mon15-17CHN D 44 »
G. Alonso, M. J. Giardino, I. Müller, C. Zhang

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Restrictions

PriorityRegistration for the course unit is only possible for the primary target group
Primary target groupComputer Science BSc (252000)
Computer Science (Mobility) (274000)

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ProgrammeSectionType
Computer Science BachelorSeminarWInformation