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Testing a New Algorithm for Cloud Computing

Jun 27, 2013 |

Computing in the cloud brings about certain challenges as a result of having to deal with probability of network delays. As such, optimized job scheduling and related job completion estimation times take on a new importance. Researchers from York University took on a couple of algorithms designed to schedule cloud tasks and compared and contrasted them.

How to Run a Million Jobs

Dec 3, 2008 |

At SC08, several experts organized an informal session to share information on up-and-coming solutions for expressing, managing, and executing “megajobs.”