Trading Dependability, Performance, and Security in First-Price Sealed-Bid Online Auctions with Temporal Decoupling


First-price sealed-bid auction scenarios generally exhibit high peak loads around the auction deadline as a majority of bidders tries to submit bids shortly before the deadline. Moreover, these auctions also exhibit high dependability requirements as an auction canceled due to service failures can lead to significant financial losses, because of financial… (More)


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