Negotiated Economic Grid Brokering for Quality of Service

Conference paper

DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-5699-1_10

Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 203)
Cite this paper as:
Kavanagh R., Djemame K. (2012) Negotiated Economic Grid Brokering for Quality of Service. In: Yeo SS., Pan Y., Lee Y., Chang H. (eds) Computer Science and its Applications. Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, vol 203. Springer, Dordrecht


We demonstrate a Grid broker’s job submission system and its selection process for finding the provider that is most likely to be able to complete work on time and on budget. We compare several traditional site selection mechanisms with an economic and Quality of Service (QoS) oriented approach. We show how a greater profit and QoS can be achieved if jobs are accepted by the most appropriate provider. We particularly focus upon the benefits of a negotiation process for QoS that enables our selection process to occur.


Negotiation Grid brokering Quality of service Job admission control Provider selection 

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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of ComputingUniversity of LeedsLeedsUK

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