Scheduling independent multiprocessor tasks

  • A. K. Amoura
  • E. Bampis
  • C. Kenyon
  • Y. Manoussakis
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1284)


We study the problem of scheduling a set of n independent multiprocessor tasks with prespecified processor allocations on a fixed number of processors. We propose a linear time algorithm that finds a schedule of minimum makespan in the preemptive model, and a linear time approximation algorithm that finds a schedule of length within a factor of (1 + c) of optimal in the non-preemptive model.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. K. Amoura
    • 1
  • E. Bampis
    • 2
  • C. Kenyon
    • 3
  • Y. Manoussakis
    • 1
  1. 1.Université Paris SudOrsay CedexFrance
  2. 2.Université d'EvryEvry CedexFrance
  3. 3.ENS Lyon, LIP, URA CNRS 1398Lyon Cedex 07France

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