Economic-based Distributed Resource Management and Scheduling for Grid Computing

Rajkumar Buyya

Ph.D Thesis
Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
April 12, 2002

Thesis Contents:

Entire Thesis:

Software Prototypes/Demonstrators

Examiners Reports - well, it took 9 months to get them!

Two Public Reviews

Next Generation Research/Commercial Leads

Appears many -- given that we often hear in the press about grid computing and related notions such as utility computing, on demand computing, service-oriented computing demonstrated in this thesis!

Bibliographic Entry:

Rajkumar Buyya, "Economic-based Distributed Resource Management and Scheduling for Grid Computing", PhD Thesis, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, April 12, 2002. Online at:

Keywords: Grid Economy, Service-Oriented Architecture, Resource Management, Deadline and Budget Constrained Scheduling, and Quality of Services (QoS).


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