13th Workshop on Job Scheduling Strategies for Parallel Processing

In Conjunction with ICS 2007
Seattle, WA
17 June 2007

Workshop Organizers:

Eitan Frachtenberg
Uwe Schwiegelshohn, University Dortmund

Program Comittee:

Su-Hui Chiang, Portland State University
Walfredo Cirne, Google
Dror Feitelson, The Hebrew University
Allan Gottlieb, New York University
Andrew Grimshaw, University of Virginia
Moe Jette, Lawrence Livermore National Lab
Richard Lagerstrom, Cray Inc.
Virginia Lo, University of Oregon
Reagan Moore, San Diego Supercomputer Center
Bill Nitzberg, Altair Grid Technologies
Mark Squillante, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
John Towns, NCSA
Jon Weissman, University of Minnesota
Ramin Yahyapour, University Dortmund

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). Welcoming Notes

"New Challenges of Parallel Job Scheduling"
Eitan Frachtenberg and Uwe Schwiegelshohn

Session 1: Performance and Tools

"Group-Wise Performance Evaluation of Processor Co-Allocation in Multi-Cluster Systems"
John Ngubiri and Mario van Vliet, Radboud University Nijmegen

"Enhancing an Open Source Resource Manager with Multi-Core/Multi-threaded Support"
Susanne M. Balle and Dan Palermo, Hewlett-Packard

"A Job Self-Scheduling Policy for HPC Infrastructures"
F. Guim and J. Corbalan, Barcelona Supercomputing Center

Session 2: Queueing systems

"QBETS: Queue Bounds Estimation from Time Series"
Daniel Nurmi, John Brevik, and Rich Wolski, UC Santa Barbara and California State

"Probabilistic Backfilling"
Avi Nissimov and Dror G. Feitelson, Hebrew University

"Impact of Reservations on Production Job Scheduling"
Martin W. Margo, Kenneth Yoshimoto, Patricia Kovatch, and Phil Andrews, San Diego Supercomputer Center

Session 3: Grid and heterogeneous architectures

"Prospects of Collaboration between Compute Providers by Means of Job Interchange"
Christian Grimme, Joachim Lepping, and Alexander Papaspyrou, Dortmund University

"GridARS: An Advance Reservation-Based Grid Co-Allocation Framework for Distributed Computing and Network Resources"
Atsuko Takefusa, Hidemoto Nakada, Tomohiro Kudoh, Yoshio Tanaka, and Satoshi Sekiguchi, National Inst. Advanced Industrial Science and Technology

"A Self-Optimized Job Scheduler For Heterogeneous Server Clusters"
Elad Yom-Tov and Yariv Aridor, IBM Haifa Research Lab


The proceedings of this workshop were published by Springer-Verlag in the Lecture Notes on Computer Science series, as volume 4942. It is also available from Springer on-line, with the option to purchase single papers.

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