134.850 Real Time Computing Canceled
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

Overview of computerarchitecture, networks and various types of operating systems with respect to applications in real time control and data recording. Understandig hardware interfaces and driver software. Interface between hardware and software. Control system, Logic, programmable logic controlllers, supervisory control systems

Subject of course

Computer architecture, possibly with exercises on an processor emulator Operating systems: Windows NT, Linux, microkernel-OS memory management, interrupts mass storage, RAID Networks: OSI-7-layer model and the reality ethernet,internet protocol, adressing, swith, router, firewall, practical exercises with a variety of network components network programming practical exercise: client-server via sockets control-busses like can, flexray,.. Control systems: Logic in different representations, programmable logic controllers (PLC) practical exercise: examples programmed on an emulator and a real PLC possibly: communcation of PLC's with a supervisory control system Programming of applications and of a device driver using the distributed real time operating system QNX. Programming of a server process and a corresponding client.



Examination modalities

Oral Exam

Course registration

Not necessary


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Lecture notes for this course are available. wird in der Vorlesung verteilt

Previous knowledge

Some programming experience is beneficial, but not required.