Date Added: Jan 2013
Cloud computing is the fastest new paradigm for delivering on demand services over internet and can be described as internet centric software. In cloud computing there are many tasks that needs to be executed by the available resources to acquire high performance, reduce task completion time, minimize response time, utilization of resource usage, etc. Scheduling theory for cloud computing is gaining a lot of attention with increasing popularity in this cloud era. Service providers like to ensure that resources are utilized to their fullest and best capacity so that resource power is not left unused. This paper proposes a priority based scheduling optimization algorithm which addresses these major challenges of task scheduling in cloud.