Backfill Scheduling For Embarrassingly Parallel Jobs

  • Published: Jun 25, 2015
  • Earliest Priority: Dec 23 2013
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Backfill scheduling for embarrassingly parallel jobs. A disclosed method includes: receiving an initial schedule having a plurality of jobs scheduled over time on a plurality of nodes, determining that a first job can be split into a plurality of sub-tasks that can respectively be performed in parallel on different nodes, splitting the first job into the plurality of sub-tasks, and moving a first sub-task from its position in the initial schedule to a new position to yield a first revised schedule.

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  • Publication: Jun 25, 2015
  • Application: Dec 23, 2013
    US US 201314138239 A
  • Priority: Dec 23, 2013
    US US 201314138239 A

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