William Stallings

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Dr. William Stallings

Name: Dr. William Stallings

Born: 1945

Computer-related contributions

  • American Computer Science, Cryptography and Security textbook author.
  • Written textbooks on computer science topics such as operating systems, computer networks, computer organization, and cryptography.
  • Operates a website titled Computer Science Student Resource.

Significant publications

  • Computer Security: Principles and Practice (2014).
  • Operating Systems: Internals and Design Principles (2014).
  • Data and Computer Communications (2013).
  • Network Security Essentials Applications and Standards (2013).
  • Cryptography and Network Security: Principles and Practice (2013).
  • Computer Organization and Architecture (2012).
  • Business Data Communications- Infrastructure, Networking and Security (2012).
  • Computer Security: Principles and Practice (2011).

Honors and awards

  • Award for the best Computer Science textbook of the year from the Text and Academic Authors Association three times.

Websites