Index Policies for Admission and Routing of Soft Real-Time Traffic to Parallel Queues Articles uri icon

publication date

  • September 2010

start page

  • 21

end page

  • 23

issue

  • 2

volume

  • 38

international standard serial number (ISSN)

  • 0163-5999

electronic international standard serial number (EISSN)

  • 1557-9484

abstract

  • We consider the design of index policies for admission and routing of soft real-time jobs to parallel queues, comparing three methods with respect to the average deadlinemiss costs incurred, based on individually optimal, policy improvement, and restless bandit indices.