Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

The end-to-end performance of multimedia information services: data analysis and simulation

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Shibata, Y. ; Bell Commun. Res., Morristown, NJ, USA ; Irven, J.H.

The end-to-end performance of a general multimedia information retrieval service, operating across a local area network (LAN) using the TCP/IP packet protocols, is evaluated for various message sizes representative of full-color and gray-scale images, and a typical text article. The hardware and software component of the source and user terminals and the total number of users requesting service at one time are taken into account. Several parameters of each component are precisely analyzed using measurements and a decomposition method; these are used in a queuing model for computer simulation. The simulation model is tuned and verified by comparing its results with measurements taken on a laboratory prototype. Then, by varying component parameters in the model and observing the effect on the overall performance, the effects of many critical parameters can be quantified. The model is also used to predict the performance of future systems.

Published in:

System Sciences, 1989. Vol.II: Software Track, Proceedings of the Twenty-Second Annual Hawaii International Conference on  (Volume:2 )

Date of Conference:

3-6 Jan 1989

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.