- Discuss the importance of mutual exclusion and synchronization in the case of process cooperation. What problems could arise if the system lacks these two features? How could semaphores help?
- Compare threads and processes and discuss their similarities and differences.
- Conduct research on the type of multiprocessor configuration IBM uses in its recent mainframe computers. Name one of the most recent mainframes and compile a list of its key features.
- Write an algorithm for an airline reservation system using semaphore variables. Submit your answer in a report.
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