Stochastic models in queueing theory [E-Book] / J. Medhi.
Medhi, J.
2nd ed.
Amsterdam ; Boston : Academic Press, c2003
1 online resource (xviii, 482 p.) : ill.
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This is a graduate level textbook that covers the fundamental topics in queuing theory. The book has a broad coverage of methods to calculate important probabilities, and gives attention to proving the general theorems. It includes many recent topics, such as server-vacation models, diffusion approximations and optimal operating policies, and more about bulk-arrival and bull-service models than other general texts. * Current, clear and comprehensive coverage * A wealth of interesting and relevant examples and exercises to reinforce concepts * Reference lists provided after each chapter for further investigation.