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

Dual Processor Scheduling with Dynamic Reassignment

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

1 Author(s)
Bokhari, S.H. ; Institute for Computer Applications in Science and Engineering, NASA Langley Research Center

The problem of finding an optimal dynamic assignment of a modular program for a two-processor system is analyzed. Stone's formulation of the static assignment problem is extended to include the cost of dynamically reassigning a module from one processor to the other and the cost of module residence without execution. By relocating modules during the course of program execution, changes in the locality of the program can be taken into account. It is shown that network flow algorithms may be used to find a dynamic assignment that minimizes the sum of module execution costs, module residence costs, intermodule communication costs, and module reassignment costs. Techniques for reducing the size of the problem are described for the case where the costs of residence are negligible.

Published in:

Software Engineering, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:SE-5 ,  Issue: 4 )

Date of Publication:

July 1979

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.