Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://doi.org/10.1145/1176254.1176259
Title: Application-specific workload shaping in multimedia-enabled personal mobile devices
Authors: Raman, B.
Chakraborty, S. 
Keywords: Mobile devices
Multimedia systems
Schedulability analysis
Issue Date: 2006
Source: Raman, B.,Chakraborty, S. (2006). Application-specific workload shaping in multimedia-enabled personal mobile devices. CODES+ISSS 2006: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Hardware Software Codesign and System Synthesis : 4-9. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1145/1176254.1176259
Abstract: Today, most personal mobile devices (e.g. cell phones and PDAs) are multimedia-enabled and support a variety of concurrently running applications such as audio/video players, word processors and web browsers. Media-processing applications are often computationally expensive and most of these devices typically have 100 - 400 MHz processors. As a result, the user-perceived application response times are often poor when multiple applications are concurrently fired. In this paper we show that by using application-specific dynamic buffering techniques, the workload of these applications can be suitably "shaped" to fit the available processor bandwidth. Our techniques are analogous to traffic shaping which is widely used in communication networks to optimally utilize network bandwidth. Such shaping techniques have recently attracted a lot of attention in the context of embedded systems design (e.g. for dynamic voltage scaling). However, they have not been exploited for enhanced schedulability of multiple applications, as we do in this paper. © Copyright 2006 ACM.
Source Title: CODES+ISSS 2006: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Hardware Software Codesign and System Synthesis
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/39919
ISBN: 1595933700
DOI: 10.1145/1176254.1176259
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