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Android Application Context Aware I/O Scheduler

Abstract Android has been the dominant platform in which most of the mobile development is being done. By the end of the second quarter of 2014, 84.7 percent of the entire world mobile phones market share had been captured by Android. The Android library internally uses the modified Linux kernel as the part of its stack. The I/O scheduler, is a part of the Linux kernel, responsible for scheduling data requests to the internal and the external memory devices that are attached to the mobile systems.

The usage of solid state drives in the Android tablet has also seen a rise owing to its speed of operation and mechanical stability. The I/O schedulers that exist in the present Linux kernel are not better suited for handling solid state drives in particu... (more)
Created Date 2014
Contributor Sivasankaran, Jeevan Prasath (Author) / Lee, Yann Hang (Advisor) / Wu, Carole-Jean (Committee member) / Shrivastava, Aviral (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Computer engineering / Android application aware / I/O scheduling / Parallelism in SSD / Solid state drive
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 76 pages
Language English
Reuse Permissions All Rights Reserved
Note Masters Thesis Computer Science 2014
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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