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An analysis of EDF schedulability on a multiprocessor

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Baker, T.P. ; Dept. of Comput. Sci., Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL, USA

A new schedulability test is derived for preemptive deadline scheduling of periodic or sporadic real-time tasks on a single-queue m-server system. The new test allows the task deadline to be more or less than the task period, and is based on a new analysis concept, called a μ-busy interval. This generalizes a result of Goossens et al. [2003] that a system of periodic tasks with maximum individual task utilization umax is EDF-schedulable on m processors if the total utilization does not exceed m(1 max)+umax. The new test allows the analysis of hybrid EDF-US [x] scheduling, and the conclusion that EDF-US[1/2] is optimal, with a guaranteed worst-case schedulable utilization of (m +1)/2.

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Parallel and Distributed Systems, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:16 ,  Issue: 8 )

Date of Publication:

Aug. 2005

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