Switching Processes in Queueing Models
Copyright © 2008 ISTE Ltd.
Author(s): Vladimir V. Anisimov
Published Online: 26 JAN 2010
Print ISBN: 9781848210455
Online ISBN: 9780470611340
Series Editor(s): Nikolaos Limnios
About this Book
Switching processes, invented by the author in 1977, is the main tool used in the investigation of traffic problems from automotive to telecommunications. The title provides a new approach to low traffic problems based on the analysis of flows of rare events and queuing models. In the case of fast switching, averaging principle and diffusion approximation results are proved and applied to the investigation of transient phenomena for wide classes of overloading queuing networks. The book is devoted to developing the asymptotic theory for the class of switching queuing models which covers models in a Markov or semi-Markov environment, models under the influence of flows of external or internal perturbations, unreliable and hierarchic networks, etc.