9th Workshop on Job Scheduling Strategies for Parallel Processing

In Conjunction with HPDC12 / GGF8
Seattle, Washington
June 24, 2003

Workshop organizers:

Dror Feitelson, The Hebrew University
Larry Rudolph, MIT
Uwe Schwiegelshohn, University Dortmund

Program Comittee:

Su-Hui Chiang, Portland State University
Walfredo Cirne, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande
Allen Downey, Boston University
Wolfgang Gentzsch, Sun Microsystems
Allan Gottlieb, New York University and NEC Research
Moe Jette, Lawrence Livermore National Lab
Richard Lagerstrom, Cray Inc.
Virginia Lo, University of Oregon
Cathy McCann, Cray Inc.
Reagan Moore, San Diego Supercomputer Center
Bill Nitzberg, Veridian Systems
Mark Squillante, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
John Towns, NCSA

Technical Program:

The papers currently available here are those presented at the workshop. The definitive versions of these papers are available from Springer (see below).

Session 1: Systems and Infrastructure

"Scheduling in HPC Resource Management Systems: Queueing vs. Planning"
Matthias Hovestadt, Odej Kao, Axel Keller, and Achim Streit (Paderborn)

"TrellisDAG: A System for Structured DAG Scheduling"
Mark Goldenberg, Paul Lu, and Jonathan Schaeffer (Univ. Alberta)

"SLURM: Simple Linux Utility for Resource Management"
Morris A. Jette, Andy B. Yoo, and Mark Grondona (LLNL)

Session 2: Grid Scheduling

"OurGrid: An Approach to easily assemble Grids with Equitable Resource Sharing"
Nazareno Andrade, Walfredo Cirne, Francisco Brasiliero, and Paulo Roisenberg (Univ. Campina Grande)

"Scheduling of Parallel Jobs in a Heterogeneous Multi-Site Environment"
Gerald Sabin, Rajkumar Kettimuthu, Arun Rajan, and P. Sadayappan (Ohio State)

"A Measurement-Based Simulation Study of Processor Co-Allocation in Multicluster Systems"
A. Banen, A. I. D. Bucur, and D. H. J. Epema (Delft Univ.)

"Grids for Enterprise Applications"
Jerry Rolia, Jim Pruyne, Xiaoyun Zhu, and Martin Arlitt (HP Labs)

Session 3: Evaluation Methodology

"Performance Estimation for Scheduling on Shared Networks"
Shreenivasa Venkataramaiah and Jaspal Subhlok (Univ. Houston)

"Scaling of Workload Traces"
Carsten Ernemann, Baiyi Song, and Ramin Yahyapour (Dortmund Univ.)

Session 4: MPP Scheduling

"Gang Scheduling Extensions for I/O Intensive Workloads"
Yanyong Zhang, Anthony Yang, Anand Sivasubramaniam, and Jose Moreira (Rutgers)

"Parallel Job Scheduling Under Dynamic Workloads"
Eitan Frachtenberg, Dror G. Feitelson, Juan Fernandez, and Fabrizio Petrini (LANL)

"Backfilling with Lookahead to Optimize the Performance of Parallel Job Scheduling"
Edi Shmueli and Dror G. Feitelson (Haifa Univ.)

"QoPS: A QoS based scheme for Parallel Job Scheduling"
Mohammad Islam, Pavan Balaji, P. Sadayappan, and D. K. Panda (Ohio State)


The proceedings of this workshop were published by Springer-Verlag in the Lecture Notes on Computer Science series, as volume 2862. It is also available from Springer on-line, with the option to purchase single papers.

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