Windows Internals, Part 1: System architecture, processes, threads, memory management, and more, 7th Edition

Windows Internals, Part 1: System architecture, processes, threads, memory management, and more, 7th EditionReviews
Author: M. Russinovich, A. Ionescu, D. Solomon, P. Yosifovich
Pub Date: 2017
ISBN: 978-0735684188
Pages: 800
Language: English
Format: PDF/EPUB/AZW3
Size: 143 Mb

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The definitive guide–fully updated for Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016
Delve inside Windows architecture and internals, and see how core components work behind the scenes. Led by a team of internals experts, this classic guide has been fully updated for Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016.
Whether you are a developer or an IT professional, you’ll get critical, insider perspectives on how Windows operates. And through hands-on experiments, you’ll experience its internal behavior firsthand–knowledge you can apply to improve application design, debugging, system performance, and support.
This book will help you:

  • Understand the Window system architecture and its most important entities, such as processes and threads
  • Examine how processes manage resources and threads scheduled for execution inside processes
  • Observe how Windows manages virtual and physical memory
  • Dig into the Windows I/O system and see how device drivers work and integrate with the rest of the system
  • Go inside the Windows security model to see how it manages access, auditing, and authorization, and learn about the new mechanisms in Windows 10 and Server 2016