Balanced and Swap-Robust Trades for Dynamical Distributed Storage

@article{Pan2022BalancedAS,
  title={Balanced and Swap-Robust Trades for Dynamical Distributed Storage},
  author={Chao Pan and Ryan Gabrys and Xujun Liu and Charles J. Colbourn and Olgica Milenkovic},
  journal={2022 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT)},
  year={2022},
  pages={2385-2390}
}
Trades, introduced by Hedayat [9], are two sets of blocks of elements which may be exchanged (traded) without altering the counts of certain subcollections of elements within their constituent blocks. They are of importance in applications where certain combinations of elements dynamically become prohibited from being placed in the same group of elements, since in this case one can trade the offending blocks with allowed ones. This is particularly the case in distributed storage systems, where… 

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