Topic 3: Scheduling and Load Balancing
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- Bender M., Feitelson D., Gottlieb A., Schwiegelshohn U. (2006) Topic 3: Scheduling and Load Balancing. In: Nagel W.E., Walter W.V., Lehner W. (eds) Euro-Par 2006 Parallel Processing. Euro-Par 2006. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 4128. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
An increasing variety of parallel and distributed systems is being developed throughout the world. Parallelism is available at granularities ranging from multi-core processors, via SMPs and clusters, to Grids. However, much of the computing power in these systems remains unusable because adequate algorithms and software for managing these resources are unavailable.