Issue No. 05 - May (2006 vol. 39)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2006.156
Andrew S. Tanenbaum , Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam
Jorrit N. Herder , Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam
Herbert Bos , Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam
Microkernels--long discarded as unacceptable because of their lower performance compared with monolithic kernels--might be making a comeback in operating systems due to their potentially higher reliability, which many researchers now regard as more important than performance.
Microkernels, Operating systems, Paravirtual machines, Multiserver architectures, Interprocess communication, Minix 3, Singularity operating system
A. S. Tanenbaum, J. N. Herder and H. Bos, "Can We Make Operating Systems Reliable and Secure?," in Computer, vol. 39, no. , pp. 44-51, 2006.