18th Workshop on Job Scheduling Strategies for Parallel Processing (JSSPP)

In Conjunction with IPDPS 2014
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
23 May 2014

Workshop organizers

Walfredo Cirne, Google
Narayan Desai, Argonne National Laboratory

Program Committee

Henri Casanova, University of Hawaii at Manoa
Julita Corbalan, Technical University of Catalonia
Dick Epema, Delft University of Technology
Gilles Fedak, INRIA
Dror Feitelson, The Hebrew University
Liana Fong, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
Eitan Frachtenberg, Facebook
Ali Ghodsi, UC Berkeley
Alfredo Goldman, University of Sao Paulo
Allan Gottlieb, New York University
Alexandru Iosup, Delft University of Technology
Morris Jette, SchedMD LLC
Rajkumar Kettimuthu, Argonne National Laboratory
Dalibor Klusáček, Masaryk University
Zhiling Lan, Illinois Institute of Technology
Bill Nitzberg, Altair Engineering
Larry Rudolph, MIT
Uwe Schwiegelshohn, Technical University Dortmund
Mark Squillante, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
Murray Stokely, Google
Wei Tang, Argonne National Laboratory
Dan Tsafrir, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Ramin Yahyapour, GWDG - University of Göttingen


Registration will be part of the IPDPS process and is handled by the IEEE. For details, see the IPDPS web site.


Interim proceedings containing a collection of the papers presented will be distributed at the workshop in electronic form. It is planned to also publish a post-workshop proceedings in the Springer Lecture Notes on Computer Science series, as was done in previous years (pending approval from Springer).

Technical Program:


Requirements and Challenges of Workload Management in Cognitive Computing
Liana Fong, IBM TJ Watson Research Center

10:30-12:00 Session 1

Priority Operators for Fairshare Scheduling
Gonzalo P. Rodrigo (Umeå University, Sweden); Per-Olov ¨O;stberg (Umeå University, Sweden); Erik Elmroth (Umeå University, Sweden)

How to Design a Job Scheduling Algorithm
Uwe Schwiegelshohn (TU Dortmund University, Germany)

User-Aware Metrics for Measuring Quality of Parallel Job Schedules
Šimon Tóth (Faculty of Informatics, Masaryk University, Czech Republic); Dalibor Klusáček (Masaryk University, Czech Republic)

13:30-15:00 Session 2

Prediction of Queue Waiting Times for Metascheduling on Parallel Batch Systems
Rajath Kumar (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India); Sathish Vadhiyar (Indian Institute of Science, India)

Multi-Resource Aware Fairsharing for Heterogeneous Systems
Dalibor Klusáček (Masaryk University, Czech Republic); Hana Rudová (Masaryk University, Czech Republic)

Dynamically Scheduling a Component-Based Framework in Clusters
Aleksandra Kuzmanovska (Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands); Rudolf H. Mak (Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands); Dick Epema (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands)

15:30-17:00 Session 3

Experimental Analysis of the Tardiness of Parallel Tasks in Soft Real-time Systems
Manar Qamhieh (University of Paris-Est, France); Serge Midonnet (Universite of Paris-est, France)

Bubble Task: A Dynamic Execution Throttling Method for Multi-core Resource Management
Dongyou Seo (Seoul National University, Korea); Hyeonsang Eom (Seoul National University, Korea); Heon Y. Yeom (Seoul National University, Korea)

Real-World Clustering for Task Graphs on Shared Memory Systems
Alexander Herz (TU Munich, Germany); Chris Pinkau (TU Munich, Germany)

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