Homework Assignment 1

CS 3011

5 points, Due Thursday, September 13

The following should be turned in.

  1. (2 points) Briefly describe each of the disciplines of the SDLC.
  2. (1 point) What is the function of the CPU?
  3. (1 point) Briefly describe what each of the three major CPU subunits does.
  4. (1 point) What does an operating system do?

Give the following some thought but you need not turn them in.

  1. What are the functions of a network manager?
  2. What is primary storage?
  3. What is secondary storage?