Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

A parallel loop self-scheduling on grid computing environments

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)
Kuan-Wei Cheng ; Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Tunghai Univ., Taichung, Taiwan ; Chao-Tung Yang ; Chuan-Lin Lai ; Shun-Chyi Chang

Internet computing and grid technologies promise to change the way we tackle complex problems. They will enable large-scale aggregation and sharing of computational, data and other resources across institutional boundaries. And harnessing these new technologies effectively will transform scientific disciplines ranging from high-energy physics to the life sciences. In this paper, a grid computing environment is proposed and constructed on multiple PC clusters by using Globus Toolkit (GT) and SUN Grid Engine (SGE). The experimental results are also conducted by using the matrix multiplication to demonstrate the performance. On the other hand, the approaches to deal with scheduling and load balancing on multiple heterogeneous PC clusters computer system are not mature. Self-scheduling schemes which are suitable for parallel loops with independent iterations on heterogeneous cluster computer system have been designed in the past. However, these schemes, such as FSS, GSS and TSS, can not achieve load balancing in extremely heterogeneous environment. We propose a heuristic approach based upon a two-phase scheme to solve parallel regular loop scheduling problem on an extremely heterogeneous grid computing environment.

Published in:

Parallel Architectures, Algorithms and Networks, 2004. Proceedings. 7th International Symposium on

Date of Conference:

10-12 May 2004

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.