Energy Aware Multiobjective Scheduling in a Federation of Heterogeneous Datacenters

  • Santiago IturriagaEmail author
  • Sergio Nesmachnow
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 796)


Energy efficiency is key for datacenters, however nowadays datacenters are far from being energy efficient. This article proposes a multiobjective evolutionary approach for energy aware scheduling in a federation of heterogeneous datacenters. The proposed algorithm schedules workflows of tasks aiming at optimizing infrastructure usage, quality of service and energy consumption. We perform an extensive experimental evaluation with 100 problem instances, considering a diverse set of workflows and different size of scenarios. Results show the proposed approach is able to compute accurate schedules, outperforming traditional heuristic schedulers such as round robin or load balancing algorithm.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Universidad de la RepúblicaMontevideoUruguay

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