12th Workshop on Job Scheduling Strategies for Parallel Processing

In Conjunction with SIGMETRICS 2006
Saint-Malo, France

June 26, 2006

Workshop Organizers:

Eitan Frachtenberg, LANL
Uwe Schwiegelshohn, University Dortmund

Program Comittee:

Su-Hui Chiang, Portland State University
Walfredo Cirne, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande
Allen Downey, Olin College
Dror Feitelson, Hebrew University
Allan Gottlieb, New York University
Andrew Grimshaw, University of Virginia
Moe Jette, LLNL
Richard Lagerstrom, Cray Inc.
Virginia Lo, University of Oregon
Jose Moreira, IBM
Bill Nitzberg, Altair Grid Technologies
Mark Squillante, IBM
John Towns, NCSA
Jon Weissman, University of Minnesota
Ramin Yahyapour, University of Dortmund

Technical Program:

9:00-9:10Introduction, Uwe Schwiegelshohn
9:10-9:40 "Provably Efficient Two-level Adaptive Scheduling"
Yuxiong He, Wen-Jing Hsu, and Charles E. Leiserson
9:40-10:10 "Scheduling Dynamically Spawned Processes in MPI-2"
Marcia C. Cera, Guilherme P. Pezzi, Mauricio L. Pilla, Nicolas B. Maillard, and Philippe O. A. Navaux
10:10-10:40 "Advance Reservation Policies for Workflows"
Henan Zhao and Rizos Sakellariou
10:40-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-11:30 "On Avantages of Scheduling using Genetic Fuzzy Systems"
Carsten Franke, Joachim Lepping, and Uwe Schwiegelshohn
11:30-12:00 "Moldable Parallel Job Scheduling Using Job Efficiency: An Iterative Approach"
Gerald Sabin, Matthew Lang, and P. Sadayappan
12:00-12:30 "Adaptive Job Scheduling via Predictive Job Resource Allocation"
Lawrence Barsanti and Angela C. Sodan
12:30-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-14:30 "A Data Locality Aware Online Scheduling Approach for I/O- Intensive Jobs with File Sharing"
Gaurav Khanna, Umit Catalyurek, Tahsin Kurc, P. Sadayappan, and Joel Saltz
14:30-15:00 "Volunteer Computing on Clusters"
Deepti Vyas and Jaspal Subhlok
15:00-15:30 "Load-Balancing: Towards the Infinite Network and Beyond"
Javier Bustos-Jimenez, Denis Caromel, and Jose M. Piquer
15:30-15:50 Coffee break
15:50-16:20 "Symbiotic Space-Sharing on SDSC's DataStar System"
Jonathan Weinberg and Allan Snavely
16:20-16:50 "Modeling Job Arrivals in a Data-Intensive Grid"
Hui Li, Michael Muskulus, and Lex Wolters
16:50-17:20 "On Grid Performance Evaluation using Synthetic Workloads"
Dick H. J. Epema, Carsten Franke, Alexandru Iosup, Alexander Papaspyrou, Lars Schley, Baiyi Song, and Ramin Yahyapour
17:20-18:00 General discussion and conclusion


The proceedings of this workshop were published by Springer-Verlag in the Lecture Notes on Computer Science series, as volume 4376. It is also available from Springer on-line, with the option to purchase single papers.

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