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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063275
Description: As cloud computing is increasingly adopted, the open, on-demand nature of public clouds makes explicit consideration of the underlying environment highly advantageous in terms of decreasing cost and i ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1157083
Description: One of the primary objectives of wireless sensor networks is to provide full coverage of a sensing field as long as possible. Many tasks-such as object tracking and battlefield intrusion detection-req ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1131345
Description: Hadoop, an open source implementation of MapReduce, uses slots to represent resource sharing. The number of slots in a Hadoop cluster node specifies the concurrency of task execution. Thus, the slot c ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1129486
Description: A large number of optimization problems have been identified as computationally challenging and/or intractable to solve within a reasonable amount of time. Due to the NP-hard nature of these problems, ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1132967
Description: The recent cloud computing paradigm represents a trend of moving business applications to platforms run by parties located in different administrative domains. A cloud platform is often highly scalabl ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1134985
Description: Global warming and climate change trends call for urgent action to manage information and communication technologies in a sustainable manner by minimizing energy consumption and utilizing resources mo ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1135073
Description: A primary driving force of the recent cloud computing paradigm is its inherent cost effectiveness. As in many basic utilities, such as electricity and water, consumers/clients in cloud computing envir ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1134410
Description: Reliability is of great practical importance in distributed computing systems (DCSs) due to its immediate impact on system performance, i.e., quality of service. The issue of reliability becomes more ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1140738
Description: Until recently energy issues have been mostly dealt with by advancements in hardware technologies, such as low-power CPUs, solid state drives, and energy-efficient computer monitors. Energy-aware reso ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/118509
Description: Significant throughput gains and system fairness can be obtained by employing scheduling schemes based on precoding techniques. However, QoS guarantee requirements are seldom taken into account. In th ... More
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Authors: Croucher, John S
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/69158
Description: One of the most vexing problems facing the service industry is the optimal scheduling of servers to both satisfy customer demand and to minimise the cost of doing so. There is a fine line in maintaini ... More
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