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March 16, 2009
Preemptive Synchronization Scheduler System
What is needed is a synchronization priority scheduler system that differentiates between high and low priority tasks, and allocates available network resources to ensure important information is available when the user needs it, while still ensuring that lower priority tasks are handled.