IEEE Computer Society - Exploiting skips in periodic tasks for enhancing aperiodic responsiveness

Proceedings Real-Time Systems Symposium

Author(s): M. Caccamo ; G. Buttazzo
Sponsor(s): IEEE Comput. Soc. Tech. Committee on Real-Time Syst
Publisher: IEEE Computer Society
Publication Date: 1 January 1997
Conference Location: San Francisco, CA, USA, USA
Conference Date: 2 December 1997
Page Count: 10
Page(s): 330 - 339
ISBN (Paper): 0-8186-8268-X
ISSN (Paper): 1052-8725
DOI: 10.1109/REAL.1997.641294

In certain real-time applications, ranging from multimedia to telecommunication systems, timing constraints can be more flexible than scheduling theory usually permits. For example, in video... View More