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Restart is an application-level technique that speeds up jobs with highly variable completion times. The authors present an efficient iterative algorithm to determine the restart strategy that minimises higher moments of completion time, when the total number of restarts is finite. They demonstrate its computational efficiency in comparison with alternative algorithms. They also discuss fast approximations to determine close to optimal restart times for limiting cases.
Author(s): Van Moorsel A, Wolter K
Editor(s): Awan, I
Publication type: Conference Proceedings (inc. Abstract)
Publication status: Published
Conference Name: 20th Annual UK Performance Engineering Workshop
Year of Conference: 2004
URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/ip-sen:20041090(410) 151
DOI: 10.1049/ip-sen:20041090(410) 151