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Author Hayes, Jeremiah F., 1934-

Title Modeling and analysis of telecommunications networks / Jeremiah F. Hayes, Thimma V.J. Ganesh Babu
Published Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Interscience, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 393 pages) : illustrations
Series Wiley interscience publication
Wiley-Interscience publication.
Contents Retrieving Files from the Wiley FTP and Internet Sites -- Performance Evaluation in Telecommunications -- Introduction: The Telephone Network -- Customer Premises Equipment -- The Local Network -- Long-Haul Network -- Switching -- The Functional Organization of Network Protocols -- Approaches to Performance Evaluation -- Queueing Models -- Basic Form -- A Brief Historical Sketch -- Computational Tools -- Probability and Random Processes Review -- Basic Relations -- Set Functions and the Axioms of Probability -- Conditional Probability and Independence -- The Law of Total Probability and Bayes' Rule -- Random Variables--Probability Distributions and Densities -- The Cumulative Distribution Function -- Discrete Random Variables -- Continuous Random Variables -- Joint Distributions of Random Variables -- Probability Distributions -- Joint Moments -- Autocorrelation and Autocovariance Functions -- Linear Transformations -- Single Variable -- Sums of Random Variables -- Transformed Distributions -- Inequalities and Bounds -- Markov Chains -- The Memoryless Property -- State Transition Matrix -- Steady-State Distribution -- Random Processes -- Defintion: Ensemble of Functions -- Stationarity and Ergodicity -- Markov Processes -- Application of Birth and Death Processes to Queueing Theory -- Elements of the Queueing Model -- Little's Formula -- A Heuristic -- Graphical Proof -- Basic Relationship for the Single-Server Queue -- The Poisson Process -- Basic Properties -- Alternative Characterizations of the Poisson Process
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Telecommunication systems.
Form Electronic book
Author Babu, Thimma V.J. Ganesh.
LC no. 2003020806
ISBN 0471348457 (Cloth hc.)
0471643394 (electronic bk.)
9780471348450 (Cloth hc.)
9780471643395 (electronic bk.)