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Modeling and Analysis of Local Area Networks

1st Edition

By Paul J. Fortier

CRC Press

323 pages

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Modeling and Analysis of Local Area Networks fills a void in the array of books on Local Area Networks (LANs) in that it reviews the state of LAN technology from a hardware and software perspective, develops a set of metrics that can be used to evaluate LANs for end applications, and investigates methodologies for evaluating LANs from these perspectives. The book discusses LAN evaluation techniques utilizing analysis, operational analysis, hardware testbeds, and simulations. Simulations will be stressed in greater detail and a tool available for evaluating LANs performance (called MALAN) is presented and the details of its structure developed.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Local Area Networks 3. Modeling Of Local Area Networks 4. Probability And Statistics 5. Simulation Analysis 6. Queuing Theory 7. Computational Methods For Queuing Network Solutions 8. Hardware Test Beds 9. Lan Analysis 10. Malan

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