By Topic

Holistic Load Balancing Strategy and Practice in Object Storage System

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
$33 $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)
Dan Feng ; Sch. of Comput., Huazhong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Wuhan ; Lingfang Zeng ; Lingjun Qin ; Qun Liu

Load balancing is used to improve the search or other computing performance. Achieving balanced load is a costly processes whatever methods taken, static or dynamic. How to make an acceptable tradeoff in designing is a challenging issue. Most of previous methods focus only on either the application server tier or the storage tier. So the load balancing of integrating the application server tier and storage tier almost is ignored. In this paper, a holistic load balancing strategy is presented based on the object storage system (OSS). This strategy is designed for global peta-scale data-intensive application. And the holistic load balancing method at the object level may be important. At the storage of object-level, both application service and I/O speed are the important consideration with the highest priority in making storage work in high-speed network with huge amount of data to be accessed.

Published in:

Semantics, Knowledge and Grid, 2005. SKG '05. First International Conference on

Date of Conference:

27-29 Nov. 2005