Properties and performance modelling of finite buffer M/G/1/K networks

@article{Smith2011PropertiesAP,
  title={Properties and performance modelling of finite buffer M/G/1/K networks},
  author={James MacGregor Smith},
  journal={Computers & OR},
  year={2011},
  volume={38},
  pages={740-754}
}
Finite buffer, single-server queueing systems and networks are difficult to analyze since the length of time a customer spends in the system does not follow the Markovian property. A two-moment approximation schema is developed for the probability distribution of M/G/1/K systems and extended to the analysis of M/G/1/K queueing networks. The general purpose of this paper is to develop a flexible and practical transform-free approach for computing the probability distribution and performance… CONTINUE READING
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