ITC Press - Meeting Soft Deadlines in Single- and Multi-server Systems

2016 28th International Teletraffic Congress (ITC 28)

Author(s): Esa Hyytia ; Rhonda Righter ; Jorma Virtamo
Publisher: ITC Press
Publication Date: 1 September 2016
Conference Location: W++rzburg, Germany, Germany
Conference Date: 12 September 2016
Volume: 01
Page(s): 166 - 174
ISBN (Electronic): 978-0-9883-0451-2
DOI: 10.1109/ITC-28.2016.129

We consider single-and multi-server systems, where jobs have a maximum waiting time (deadline) defined, e.g., by a service level agreement. A fixed cost is associated with deadline violations and... View More