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Re-scheduling Service for Distributed Systems

  • Florin Pop
  • Ciprian Dobre
  • Catalin Negru
  • Valentin Cristea
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 187)

Abstract

The scheduling process in Grid systems is very complex. The resource heterogeneity, the dynamic environment, the variety of policies, the size and number of tasks, and the high number of constraints are some of the main characteristics that contribute to this complexity. Despite this, the increasing number of users and applications that use sustains its necessity. This thesis proposes a re-scheduling service for distributed systems, designed for Grid environment. The use of the proposed re-scheduling model in a real environment with real tasks and workflows represents the better way to validate the service architecture and algorithms. Also, a critical analysis of scheduling algorithms is performed.

Keywords

Re-scheduling Distributed Systems DAG PBS Grid 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Florin Pop
    • 1
  • Ciprian Dobre
    • 1
  • Catalin Negru
    • 1
  • Valentin Cristea
    • 1
  1. 1.Computer Science DepartmentUniversity Politehnica of BucharestBucharestRomania

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