Checking date: 31/05/2022

Course: 2022/2023

Operating systems design
Dual Bachelor in Computer Science and Engineering, and Business Administration (2011 Study Plan) (Plan: 258 - Estudio: 233)

Coordinating teacher: GARCIA GUZMAN, JAVIER

Department assigned to the subject: Computer Science and Engineering Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
* Programming (Year 1 / Semester 1) * Software Development (Year 2 / Semester 2) * Operating Systems (Year 2 / Semester 2)
The goal of this course is to introduce students into the organization, structure and internal vision of the operating systems necessary for Internet of Things systems. Students will learn the services that integrate sensor and actuator based systems and understand the influence that design decisions have on the behavior of an Internet of Things System.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. IoT Systems Architecture 2. Sensors and Actuators 3. Embedded Operating Systems for IoT devices 4. Fundamentals of programming IoT Devices 5. IoT Edge to Cloud Protocols 6. Microservices for IoT Devices Cloud Management 7. Packaging and deployment of microservices for IoT
Learning activities and methodology
- Lectures - Practical lessons - Guided Exercises, Challenges and Exams - Student's work
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40

Calendar of Continuous assessment

Basic Bibliography
  • Anand Tamboli. Build Your Own IoT Platform: Develop a Fully Flexible and Scalable Internet of Things Platform in 24 Hours. Apress. 2019
  • Bob Familiar. Microservices, IoT, and Azure: Leveraging DevOps and Microservice Architecture to Deliver SaaS Solutions. Apress. 2015
  • Gabriel N. Schenker, Hideto Saito, Hui-Chuan Chloe Lee, Ke-Jou Carol Hsu. Getting Started with Containerization. Packt Publishing. 2019
  • Perry Lea. Internet of Things for Architects. Packt Publishing. 2018
  • Peter Waher. Mastering Internet of Things. Packt Publishing. 2018
  • Qusay F. Hassan. Internet of Things A to Z. Wiley-IEEE Press. 2018
  • Richard Blum, Christine Bresnahan. Sams Teach Yourself Python Programming for Raspberry Pi in 24 Hours, Second Edition. Sams. 2015

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.