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QoS-Aware Placement of Tasks on a Fog Cluster in an Edge Computing Environment

Elarbi Badidi
2020 Journal of Ubiquitous Systems and Pervasive Networks  
Our simulations show that it is possible to maintain low application latency and distribute the load between the fog nodes of the cluster by using simple scheduling strategies.  ...  The wide deployment of IoT sensors and devices has resulted in the development of smart services that were not possible before.  ...  Acknowledgements This work is supported by the UAEU Program for Advanced Research Grant N. G00003443.  ... 
doi:10.5383/juspn.13.01.002 fatcat:qeuep5eiefdplpz6vtlhyvluci

An Architecture for QoS-Aware Fog Service Provisioning

Elarbi Badidi, Awatif Ragmani
2020 Procedia Computer Science  
Given the growing deployments of fog nodes, we propose in this paper an architecture for quality of service (QoS) aware fog service provisioning, which allows to schedule the execution of IoT applications  ...  Given the growing deployments of fog nodes, we propose in this paper an architecture for quality of service (QoS) aware fog service provisioning, which allows to schedule the execution of IoT applications  ...  Load balancing policies can be implemented in each fog node to balance the load between the virtual machines on the node.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procs.2020.03.083 fatcat:rdbqkzw73vairm4bt3reqrzt7a

Load balancing mechanisms in fog computing: A systematic review [article]

Mostafa Haghi Kashani, Ahmad Ahmadzadeh, Ebrahim Mahdipour
2020 arXiv   pre-print
This article reviews the load-balancing mechanisms systematically in fog computing in four classifications, including approximate, exact, fundamental, and hybrid methods (published between 2013 and August  ...  Also, this article investigates load balancing metrics with all advantages and disadvantages related to chosen load balancing mechanisms in fog networks.  ...  Also, based on fog network, Wan, et al. [44] suggested an energy-aware load balancing and scheduling approach.  ... 
arXiv:2011.14706v2 fatcat:tk24shjbqzai3drlrhctxkjjw4

Fog Computing Enabling Industrial Internet of Things: State-of-the-Art and Research Challenges

Rabeea Basir, Saad Qaisar, Mudassar Ali, Monther Aldwairi, Muhammad Ikram Ashraf, Aamir Mahmood, Mikael Gidlund
2019 Sensors  
With smart devices expected to grow exponentially, the need for an optimized fog computing architecture and protocols is crucial.  ...  In the second half, we focus on fog computing, providing solutions to critical challenges and as an enabler for IIoT application domains.  ...  This distribution of load is called load balancing. Load Balancing in combination with fog computing makes a formidable combination.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s19214807 pmid:31694254 pmcid:PMC6864669 fatcat:xdiwmkpkkrheni4chxi7kbuc6m

Fog Computing Model to Orchestrate the Consumption and Production of Energy in Microgrids

Eric Bernardes C. Barros, Dionísio Machado L. Filho, Bruno Guazzelli Batista, Bruno Tardiole Kuehne, Maycon Leone M. Peixoto
2019 Sensors  
Microgrids address these challenges using sensing technologies and Fog-Cloudcomputing infrastructures for building smart electrical grids.  ...  Energy advancement and innovation have generated several challenges for large modernized cities, such as the increase in energy demand, causing the appearance of the small power grid with a local source  ...  Acknowledgments: The authors thank FAPESB, FAPEMIG, CAPES, CNPq, and the partnership MCTIC-UFBA-(Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communication of Brazil) for the financial support through  ... 
doi:10.3390/s19112642 fatcat:binuam4nmrh7hiq3wdrsv5dnkm

A Criticality-Aware Dynamic Task Scheduling Mechanism for Efficient Resource Load Balancing in Constrained Smart Manufacturing Environment

Anam-Nawaz Khan, Naeem Iqbal, Atif Rizwan, Sehrish Malik, Rashid Ahmad, Do-Hyeun Kim
2022 IEEE Access  
This paper presents an enhanced learning to task scheduling mechanism based on task Criticality and Collapse Aware Scheduling algorithm (CCAS) for efficient resource load-balancing and task management  ...  in smart factory.  ...  [46] Jiafu Wan, Baotong Chen, Shiyong Wang, Min Xia, Di Li, and Chengliang 904 Liu.Fog computing for energy-aware load balancing and scheduling in 905 smart factory.IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2022.3173157 fatcat:lt6boxdy6nfupoewtnzfmblka4

A Survey on Various Methods and Algorithms of Scheduling in Fog Computing

Raouf Belmahdi, Djamila Mechta, Saad Harous
2021 Ingénierie des Systèmes d'Information  
In this paper, we review various recent studies available in the literature that are interested in the scheduling methods and algorithms used in Fog computing.  ...  Therefore, to help practitioners and researchers, we present an in-depth overview of Fog Computing studying various scheduling methods and algorithms.  ...  The authors proposed an energy-aware load balancing and scheduling method called (ELBS).  ... 
doi:10.18280/isi.260208 fatcat:begusnblwbci3e722kxjcgb2ke

Workflow Scheduling and Offloading for Service-based Applications in Hybrid Fog-Cloud Computing

Saleh M. Altowaijri
2021 International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications  
loads, response times, energy consumption and costs.  ...  An extensive investigation of application intensities and cloud, fog, and edge system sizes reveals that significant benefits can be accrued from the use of fog and edge computing in terms of low network  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT The author gratefully acknowledges the approval and the support of this research from the Deanship of Scientific Research study by the grant no CIT-2019-1-10-F-8452, Northern Border University  ... 
doi:10.14569/ijacsa.2021.0121290 fatcat:pmhddwaqfffuhmloysuzn3ljj4

Towards Fast Response, Reduced Processing and Balanced Load in Fog-Based Data-Driven Smart Grid

Rasool Bukhsh, Nadeem Javaid, Zahoor Ali Khan, Farruh Ishmanov, Muhammad Afzal, Zahid Wadud
2018 Energies  
The integration of the smart grid with the cloud computing environment promises to develop an improved energy-management system for utility and consumers.  ...  The load-balancing algorithm, a hybrid of Particle Swarm Optimization and Simulated Annealing (PSO-SA), is proposed for the efficient allocation of requests on VMs in the potential data center.  ...  Funding: The present research has been conducted by the Research Grant of Kwangwoon University in 2018. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/en11123345 fatcat:ph7vhyugmncebfqhs2hosfwzti

Fog Computing: A Primer

Matthew N. O. Sadiku, Mahamadou Tembely, Sarhan M. Musa
2017 International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science and Software Engineering  
Fog computing (FC) was proposed in 2012 by Cisco as the ideal computing model for providing real-time computing services and storage to support the resource-constrained Internet of Things (IoT) devices  ...  This paper provides a brief introduction of fog computing.  ...  Energy load balancing applications may run on network edge devices (e.g., smart meters, micro-grids) that automatically switch to alternative energies.  ... 
doi:10.23956/ijarcsse.v7i7.165 fatcat:rdfn3unwybbmtlzq57rort3icy

Smart-Contract Aware Ethereum and Client-Fog-Cloud Healthcare System

Abdullah Lakhan, Mazin Abed Mohammed, Ahmed N. Rashid, Seifedine Kadry, Thammarat Panityakul, Karrar Hameed Abdulkareem, Orawit Thinnukool
2021 Sensors  
The research develops a new, cost-effective and stable IoMT framework based on a blockchain-enabled fog cloud.  ...  Smart-Contract Blockchain schemes ensure data consistency and validation with symmetric cryptography.  ...  Therefore, it cannot be made publicly available for other researchers. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare that there is no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s21124093 fatcat:r3736cxjgbfwzdffkh5sbe27f4

Fog Computing for Realizing Smart Neighborhoods in Smart Grids

Rituka Jaiswal, Reggie Davidrajuh, Chunming Rong
2020 Computers  
The challenges in the integration of Fog Computing and smart grids are also discussed.  ...  There is a need for ultra-low latency, reliable service along with security and privacy. Fog Computing is a promising solution to overcome these challenges.  ...  For load balancing in Fog networks along with considering energy efficiency, Singh et al. [36] discuss various load balancing algorithms and perform their comparative analysis.  ... 
doi:10.3390/computers9030076 doaj:56a1bb6fa6584ded977208dc1be1f513 fatcat:tbs4p5paczam3bfoqkcpi7zwyy

A Survey from Real-Time to Near Real-Time Applications in Fog Computing Environments

Eliza Gomes, Felipe Costa, Carlos De Rolt, Patricia Plentz, Mario Dantas
2021 Telecom  
In this article, we present a comprehensive survey on time-sensitive applications implemented in fog computing environments.  ...  The goal is to research what applications are being implemented in fog computing architectures and how the temporal requirements of these applications are being addressed.  ...  Load-balancing of computing resources in vehicular fog computing.  ... 
doi:10.3390/telecom2040028 fatcat:wb3s6sjwwzhpjios7x5diotcfu

Adaptive Computing Optimization in Software-Defined Network-Based Industrial Internet of Things with Fog Computing

Juan Wang, Di Li
2018 Sensors  
In recent years, cloud computing and fog computing have appeared one after the other, as promising technologies for augmenting the computing capability of devices locally.  ...  (2) In the fog computing mode, what is the execution sequence for the tasks cached in a task queue?  ...  An energy-aware load balancing and scheduling method is proposed based on fog computing.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s18082509 pmid:30071654 fatcat:hjbvn5baf5cbdjy2ga2lrqwmme

Task Scheduling Based on a Hybrid Heuristic Algorithm for Smart Production Line with Fog Computing

Juan Wang, Di Li
2019 Sensors  
Fog computing provides computation, storage and network services for smart manufacturing.  ...  In this setting, a new problem has appeared, that is, determining how to perform task scheduling among the different fog nodes to minimize the delay and energy consumption as well as improve the smart  ...  [34] designed a fog computing-assisted smart manufacturing system, and a Software-Defined IIoT system architecture based on fog computing was set up in a smart factory.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s19051023 fatcat:eqa5ckivzzdgvhcvyjiabfd6hu
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