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Job Scheduling Strategies for Parallel Processing

IPPS/SPDP'98 Workshop, Orlando, Florida, USA, March 30, 1998 Proceedings

Part of the book series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS, volume 1459)

Conference series link(s): JSSPP: Workshop on Job Scheduling Strategies for Parallel Processing

Conference proceedings info: JSSPP 1998.

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Table of contents (13 papers)

  1. Front Matter

  2. Metrics and benchmarking for parallel job scheduling

    • Dror G. Feitelson, Larry Rudolph
    Pages 1-24
  3. Lachesis: A job scheduler for the cray T3E

    • Allen B. Downey
    Pages 47-61
  4. A resource management architecture for metacomputing systems

    • Karl Czajkowski, Ian Foster, Nick Karonis, Carl Kesselman, Stuart Martin, Warren Smith et al.
    Pages 62-82
  5. Job scheduling scheme for pure space sharing among rigid jobs

    • Kento Aida, Hironori Kasahara, Seinosuke Narita
    Pages 98-121
  6. Predicting application run times using historical information

    • Warren Smith, Ian Foster, Valerie Taylor
    Pages 122-142
  7. Job scheduling strategies for networks of workstations

    • B. B. Zhou, R. P. Brent, D. Walsh, K. Suzaki
    Pages 143-157
  8. Probabilistic loop scheduling considering communication overhead

    • Sissades Tongsima, Chantana Chantrapornchai, Edwin H. -M. Sha
    Pages 158-179
  9. Improving first-come-first-serve job scheduling by gang scheduling

    • Uwe Schwiegeishohn, Ramin Yahyapour
    Pages 180-198
  10. Overhead analysis of preemptive gang scheduling

    • Atsushi Hori, Hiroshi Tezuka, Yutaka Ishikawa
    Pages 217-230
  11. Dynamic coscheduling on workstation clusters

    • Patrick G. Sobalvarro, Scott Pakin, William E. Weihl, Andrew A. Chien
    Pages 231-256

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About this book

This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-workshop proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Job Scheduling Strategies for Parallel Processing held during IPPS/SPDP'98, in Orlando, Florida, USA, in March 1998. The 13 revised full papers presented have gone through an iterated reviewing process and give a report on the state of the art in the area.


  • Distributed Resources Computing
  • Job Schedulingm
  • Linux
  • Load Balancing
  • Parallel Architectures
  • Scheduling
  • Workstation Clusters
  • processor
  • algorithm analysis and problem complexity

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