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Optimal design of queueing systems

Author: Shaler Stidham, Jr.
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, ©2009.
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Explores how to set the parameters of a queueing system, before putting it into operation. This book considers various optimality criteria, including individual, social, class, and facility optimal  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Stidham, Shaler.
Optimal design of queueing systems.
Boca Raton : CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, ©2009
(DLC) 2009003648
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shaler Stidham, Jr.
ISBN: 9781420010008 142001000X 9781584880769 1584880767
OCLC Number: 449735152
Notes: "A Chapman & Hall book."
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 371 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Preface Introduction to Design Models Optimal Service Rate Optimal Arrival Rate Optimal Arrival Rate and Service Rate Optimal Arrival Rates for a Two-Class System Optimal Arrival Rates for Parallel Queues Optimal Arrival Rates in a Single-Class Queue A Model with General Utility and Cost Functions Generalizations of Basic Model GI/GI/1 Queue with Probabilistic Joining Rule Uniform Value Distribution: Stability Power Criterion Bidding for Priorities Dynamic Adaptive Algorithms: Stability and Chaos Basic Model Discrete-Time Dynamic Adaptive Model Discrete-Time Dynamic Algorithms: Variants Continuous-Time Dynamic Adaptive Algorithms Continuous-Time Dynamic Algorithm: Variants Optimal Arrival Rates in a Multiclass Queue General Multiclass Model: Formulation General Multiclass Model: Optimal Solutions General Multiclass Model: Dynamic Algorithms Waiting Costs Dependent on Total Arrival RateLinear Utility Functions: Class Dominance Examples with Different Utility Functions Multiclass Queue with Priorities Figures for FIFO ExamplesOptimal Service Rates in a Single-Class Queue The Basic Model Models with Fixed Toll and Fixed Arrival Rate Models with Variable Toll and Fixed Arrival Rate Models with Fixed Toll and Variable Arrival Rate Models with Variable Toll and Variable Arrival RateMultifacility Queueing Systems: Parallel Queues Optimal Arrival Rates Optimal Service Rates Optimal Arrival Rates and Service RatesSingle-Class Networks of QueuesBasic Model Individually Optimal Arrival Rates and Routes Socially Optimal Arrival Rates and Routes Comparison of S.O. and Toll-Free I.O. Solutions Facility Optimal Arrival Rates and RoutesMulticlass Networks of Queues General Model Fixed Routes: Optimal Solutions Fixed Routes: Dynamic Adaptive Algorithms Fixed Routes: Homogeneous Waiting Costs Variable Routes: Homogeneous Waiting CostsAppendix: Scheduling a Single-Server Queue Strong Conservation Laws Work-Conserving Scheduling Systems GI/GI/1 WCSS with Non-Preemptive Scheduling Rules GI/GI/1 Queue: Preemptive-Resume Scheduling RulesReferencesIndexEndnotes appear in each chapter.
Responsibility: Shaler Stidham, Jr.


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