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On the distributed subcube-allocation strategies in the hypercube multiprocessor systems

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2 Author(s)
Liu, J.-C. ; Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA ; Chen, Y.

The authors propose a novel system framework for the design of distributed job-scheduling and subcube-allocation strategies in hypercube multiprocessor/multicomputer systems. A generalized-lattice ordering scheme is proposed for processors. An elegant system information structure, the subcube identification table (SIT), is proposed for efficient distribution, retrieval, and update of free-subcube information. Locations of free subcubes can be determined by any node through direct lookup of its SIT. A novel interprocessor communication mechanism called the sync-broadcast is presented for SIT update/construction, and for resolving contention between subcube-requests for consistent allocation/deallocation of subcubes. Different job scheduling schemes can be easily implemented based on the proposed scheme

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Parallel and Distributed Processing, 1992. Proceedings of the Fourth IEEE Symposium on

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1-4 Dec 1992