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Using Unused On-Demand Processors for What-If Calculations

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000031522D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Sep-28
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Sep-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

In an on-demand processor environment, there may be any number of processors that are currently unused. If there are unused processors, they can be used to collect, simulate, and analyze information about the system that can be used to more accurately and transparently predict the benefit of adding an unused processor without impacting the customer workload.