Online server allocation in a server farm via benefit task systems

Abstract

A web content hosting service provider needs to dynamically allocate servers in a server farm to its customers' web sites. Ideally, the allocation to a site should always suffice to handle its load. However, due to a limited number of servers and the overhead incurred in changing the allocation of a server from one site to another, the system may become… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/380752.380849

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@inproceedings{Jayram2001OnlineSA, title={Online server allocation in a server farm via benefit task systems}, author={T. S. Jayram and Tracy Kimbrel and Robert Krauthgamer and Baruch Schieber and Maxim Sviridenko}, booktitle={STOC}, year={2001} }