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Scheduling in a Ring with Unit Capacity Links
Perry Fizzano, Clifford Stein
Dartmouth PCS-TR94-216

Abstract:

We consider the problem of scheduling unit-sized jobs on a ring of processors with the objective of minimizing the completion time of the last job. Unlike much previous work we place restrictions on the capacity of the network links connecting processors. We give a polynomial time centralized algorithm that produces optimal length schedules. We also give a simple distributed 2-approximation algorithm.


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