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Optimal restart times for moments of completion time

Lookup NU author(s): Professor Aad van Moorsel, Dr Katinka Wolter

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Abstract

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. © IEE, 2004.


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Author(s): van Moorsel A, Wolter K

Publication type: Article

Publication status: Published

Journal: IEE Proceedings: Software

Year: 2004

Volume: 151

Issue: 5

Pages: 219-223

ISSN (print): 1462-5970

ISSN (electronic): 1751-8814

Publisher: The Institution of Engineering and Technology

URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/ip-sen:20041090

DOI: 10.1049/ip-sen:20041090


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