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1 online resource. 
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Description based on print version record. 
Bibliography 
Includes bibliographical references and index. 
Contents 
Machine generated contents note: Part I. Introduction to Queueing: 1. Motivating examples; 2. Queueing theory terminology; Part II. Necessary Probability Background: 3. Probability review; 4. Generating random variables; 5. Sample paths, convergence, and averages; Part III. The Predictive Power of Simple Operational Laws: 'What If' Questions and Answers; 6. Operational laws; 7. Modification analysis; Part IV. From Markov Chains to Simple Queues: 8. Discretetime Markov Chains; 9. Ergodicity theory; 10. Realworld examples: Google, Aloha; 11. Generating functions for Markov Chains; 12. Exponential distributions and Poisson Process; 13. Transition to continuoustime Markov Chains; 14. M/M/1 and PASTA; Part V. Server Farms and Networks: Multiserver, Multiqueue Systems: 15. Server farms: M/M/k and M/M/k/k; 16. Capacity provisioning for server farms; 17. Timereversibility and Burke's Theorem; 18. Jackson network of queues; 19. Classed network of queues; 20. Closed networks of queues; Part VI. RealWorld Workloads: HighVariability and Heavy Tails: 21. Tales of tails: realworld workloads; 22. Phasetype workloads and matrixanalytic; 23. Networks of timesharing (PS) servers; 24. M/G/I queue and inspection paradox; 25. Task assignment for server farms; 26. Transform analysis; 27. M/G/I transform analysis; 28. Power optimization application; Part VII. Smart Scheduling: 29. Performance metrics; 30. Nonpreemptive, nonsizebased policies; 31. Preemptive, nonsizebased policies; 32. Nonpreemptive, sizebased policies; 33. Preemptive, sizebased policies; 34. Scheduling: SRPT and fairness. 
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Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web. 
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Subject 
Transaction systems (Computer systems)  Mathematical models.


Computer systems  Design and construction  Mathematics.


Queuing theory.


Queuing networks (Data transmission)

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Ebooks Corporation

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Original 9781107027503 1107027500 (DLC) 2012019844 
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1139612697 (electronic bk.) 

9781139612692 (electronic bk.) 

9781107027503 

1107027500 
