October, 2005 Archive

THINC: A Virtual Display Architecture for Thin-Client Computing

Ricardo Baratto, Leonard Kim, Jason Nieh Proceedings of the 20th ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP 2005), Brighton, United Kingdom, October 23-26, 2005, pp. 277-290 Abstract Rapid improvements in network bandwidth, cost, and ubiq- uity combined with the security hazards and high total cost of ownership of personal computers have created a growing market for thin-client computing. We introduce …

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Group Round Robin: Improving the Fairness and Complexity of Packet Scheduling

Bogdan Caprita, Jason Nieh, Wong Chun Chan Proceedings of the 1st ACM/IEEE Symposium on Architectures for Networking and Communications Systems (ANCS 2005), Princeton, NJ, October 26-28, 2005, pp. 29-40 Abstract We present Group Round-Robin (GRR) scheduling, a hybrid fair packet scheduling framework based on a grouping strategy that narrows down the traditional trade-off between fairness and com- putational complexity. GRR …

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