Performance Evaluation of ISA100.11a Superframe Using Deadline Monotonic Scheduling

마감 단조 스케줄링을 사용한 ISA100.11a 슈퍼프레임 성능평가

  • Saputra, Oka Danil (Dept. of IT Convergence Engineering, Kumoh National Institute of Technology) ;
  • Shin, Soo Young (School of Electronic Engineering, Kumoh National Institute of Technology)
  • Received : 2014.09.29
  • Accepted : 2014.12.02
  • Published : 2014.12.31


Recently, wireless technology gains attention for industrial networks due to low cost, flexibility, relatively easy installation and most importantly, solving the rouring issue. ISA100.11a is one of promising standard for wireless industrial networks (WINs). Data traffic in industrial networks are known to be periodic and must satisfy the real-time property namely deadline. Therefore, in this paper, we proposed to apply deadline monotonic scheduling to periodic tasks in ISA100.11a networks and to evaluate the performance of ISA100.11a by checking the schedulability and beacon frame overhead. Simulation results showns, that our proposed scheme can reduces the network overhead while maintaining schedulability as compared to the previous algorithm. In addition, by reducing the network overhead, our proposed scheme can send more data without degrading the overall performance of WINs.


Supported by : MSIP (Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning)


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