Reducing Job Failure Due to Churn in Dynamics Grids

Chapter
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 229)

Abstract

The utilization of desktop grid computing in large-scale computational applications is an important issue at present for solving compute-intensive problems. However, such large-scale distributed systems are subject to churn, i.e., continuous hosts arrival, leaving and failure. We address the problem of churn in dynamic grids, and evaluate the impact of reliability-aware resource allocation on the performance of the system.

Keywords

Auction market Desktop grid Grid economics P2P Resource management Spot markets 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Higher Institute of Comprehensive ProfessionsGhadamesLibya
  2. 2.University of AntwerpAntwerpBelgium

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