Scheduling of computer programs for optimal machine utilization
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This paper discusses the problem of developing schedules for the execution of computer programs in a batch oriented multiprogramming environment. An approximate approach to the problem is developed by heuristically reducing the dimensionality of the problem to a sequential optimization problem. The superiority of this heuristic criterion over five other commonly used criteria is shown. A numerical example is given.
KeywordsComputer Program Computational Mathematic Sequential Optimization Optimal Machine Approximate Approach
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