Improving the Performance of Online Auctions Through Server-side Activity-based Caching

@article{Menasc2006ImprovingTP,
  title={Improving the Performance of Online Auctions Through Server-side Activity-based Caching},
  author={Daniel A. Menasc{\'e} and Vasudeva Akula},
  journal={World Wide Web},
  year={2006},
  volume={10},
  pages={181-204}
}
Online auction sites have very specific workloads and user behavior characteristics. Previous studies on workload characterization conducted by the authors showed that (1) bidding activity on auctions increases considerably after 90% of an auction’s life time has elapsed, (2) a very large percentage of auctions have a relatively low number of bids and… CONTINUE READING