Operating System Trade-Offs: Performance, Extensibility, and Security


Lecture 6

Term Project. Also the L4 Microkernel

Term Project

Three options:

General Criteria

Build or evaluate a system

If you build a reasonably substantial system, we will figure out a way to fit it into the criteria above.

Literature Review

A comprehensive review of the literature on some topic related to the tradeoff.

Previous examples included

Reproduce prior work

Redo some related work (e.g. one of the papers we’ve read) with a twist.