News Updates Saturday 16th Feb 2019 :
  • Welcome to INPRESSCO, world's leading publishers, We have served more than 10000+ authors
  • Articles are invited in engineering, science, technology, management, industrial engg, biotechnology etc.
  • Paper submission last date of Jan/Feb 2019 is 18 Feb 2019, Submit online or at
  • Our journals are indexed in NAAS, University of Regensburg Germany, Google Scholar, Cross Ref etc.
  • DOI is given to all articles

CAPS: A Tool for Process Scheduling in Distributed Environment

Author : Hifzan Ahmad and Neelendra Badal

Pages : 491-494
Download PDF

A multiprogramming operating system allows more than one process to be loaded into the main-memory at a time and allows the loaded process to share the CPU using time-multiplexing. CPU scheduling is the method of determining when processors should be assigned and to which processes. CPU scheduling in a distributed system can be defined as allocating processes to processors so that total execution time will be minimized, utilization of processors and load balancing will be maximized. This paper presents a simulating behavior of CPU scheduling in distributed environment using the design and developed Computing Analyzer and Process Simulator (CAPS) tool. Symmetric multiprocessor scheduling technique has been implemented in the presented CAPS tool where a common ready queue is shared among the processors. The selection of the processes from the ready queue is done through the FCFS scheduling policy. Finally, a comparative study of the CAPS tool with other existing tools on the basis of execution time required to perform simulation has been presented. The comparative analysis shows that the execution time of CAPS tool is less than that of other existing tools for process scheduling.

Keywords: CPU Scheduling, Distributed System, Multiprocessor Scheduling, Multiprogramming, Simulator.

Article published in International Journal of Current  Engineering  and Technology, Vol.4,No.2 (April- 2014)



Call for Papers
  1. IJCET- Jan/Feb 2019 Issue

    Submission Last Date
    18 Feb
  2. DOI is given to all articles
  3. Current Issue
  4. IJTT-March-2019
  5. IJAIE-March-2019
  6. IJCSB-March-2019
  • Inpressco Google Scholar
  • Inpressco Science Central
  • Inpressco Global impact factor
  • Inpressco aap

International Press corporation is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License
©2010-2018 INPRESSCO® All Rights Reserved