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Adwait Tumbde, Sahaya Andrews Albert, Adam Silberstein, Suryanarayan Perinkulam, Masood Mortazavi, Jianjun Chen, Russell Sears: Method and system for work load balancing. Yahoo, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, February 25, 2014: US08661136 (4 worldwide citation)

Method, system, and programs for balancing work load in a distributed system. A plurality of multi-dimensional load metrics are received from a plurality of resource units in the distributed system. Based on the received plurality of multi-dimensional load metrics and a global statistical load model ...


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Sriram Rao, Adam Silberstein, Russell Sears, Azza Abouzeid: Methods and apparatuses for storing shared data files in distributed file systems. Yahoo, January 3, 2013: US20130007091-A1

Various methods and apparatuses are provided which may be implemented using one or more computing devices within a networked computing environment to support a computing grid having selective storage of shared data files within certain distributed the systems provided by dusters of computing devices ...