Cuckoo Search Algorithm for Job Scheduling in Cloud Systems

Supacheep AMTADE  Toshiyuki MIYAMOTO  

IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences   Vol.E98-A   No.2   pp.645-649
Publication Date: 2015/02/01
Online ISSN: 1745-1337
DOI: 10.1587/transfun.E98.A.645
Type of Manuscript: Special Section LETTER (Special Section on Mathematical Systems Science and its Applications)
Cloud systems,  resource constraint,  cuckoo search,  job scheduling,  optimization,  

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A cloud system is defined as a large scale computer system that contains running high performance computers and responds to a large number of incoming tasks over the Internet. In this paper, we consider the problem to schedule computational jobs efficiently regarding system resource constraint and introduce a cuckoo search (CS) algorithm. Experimental results show that CS outperforms the genetic algorithm in terms of fitness value.