Communication Network Performance Analysis

Syllabus

Reference Books:

R. Jain, "The Art of Computer Systems Performance Analysis."

A. Leon-Garcia, "Probability for Electrical Engineers."

L. Kleinrock, " Queueing Systems: Vol. 1: Theory."

Law and Kelton, "Simulation Modeling and Analysis."


Topics View Graphs 參考資料
Review of Probability NONE Leon-Garcia: Chap 1&2
Review of Random Process NONE Kleinrock: Chap 2
Review of Elementary Queueing Theory NONE Kleinrock: Chap 3
Performance Evaluation Introduction Intro Jain: Chap 1
Common mistakes Mistakes Jain: Chap 2
Evaluation Techniques Techniques Jain: Chap 3
Workload Characterization Workload Jain: Chap 6
Monitors Monitor Jain: Chap 7
Benchmark Benchmark Jain: Chap 9
Data Presentation Presentation Jain: Chap 10
Ratio Games Ratio Jain: Chap 11
Intro. to Simulation Simulation Jain: Chap 24
Random Number Generator Random Jain: Chap 26
Law: Chap 7
Random Variate Variate Jain: Chap 26
Law: Chap 8
Linear Regression Regression Jain: Chap 14
Law: Chap ?
Versions of TCP Window Flow Control vg

Topics 參考程式 參考資料
Sample Statistics exercise 1 A. Leon-Garcia
solutions
Event routines event.c Law
Random Numbers & Distributions rand.c Law
Random Numbers generator exercise 2 Law & UNIX
solutions
Time-driven simulation ex1.tar Jain & Law
Event-driven simulation ex2.tar Jain & Law
A Multiplexer (not bug-free) ex3.tar Jain & Law
Tandem Queue Simulation exercise 3 Law & ex3.tar
solutions

Topics papers / Viewgraphs
Queueing in High Perforamnce Packet Switches paper
Comparative Performance Analysis of Versions of TCP in A Local Network with a Lossy Link paper
Modeling TCP Reno Congestion Avoidance paper1
paper2
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Performance of TCP with High Bandwidth Delay Product and Random Loss paper
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TCP over Wireless with Link Level Error Control paper
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Performance Analysis of the IEEE 802.11 Distributed Coordination Function paper
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Hierarchical Cache Design for Enhancing TCP over Heterogeneous Networks with Wired and Wireless Links paper (N/A)
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Packet Reservation Multiple Access paper
The Effects of On-Demand Behavior in Routing Protocols for Multihop Wireless Ad Hoc Networks paper
Analytic Evaluation of RED Performance paper
Providing Traffic Smoothness and Service Guarantees Within ATM Networks Through A Rate-Controlled Service Discipline paper


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