Accession Number : AD0767699

Title :   Delays at a Facility with Demand from Many Distinct Sources.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Gaver,Donald P.

Report Date : AUG 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : In the paper approximate models are given to describe backlogs of demands at a service system confronted by finitely many users. An application is to a time-shared computer center. Various functionals of the number waiting are discussed using an approximation. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   (*QUEUEING THEORY, STOCHASTIC PROCESSES), (*DATA PROCESSING, TIME SHARING), APPROXIMATION(MATHEMATICS), INTEGRALS, DISTRIBUTION FUNCTIONS

Subject Categories : Operations Research
      Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE