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A packet delay analysis for cellular digital packet data

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2 Author(s)
Massey, W.A. ; Bell Labs., Murray Hill, NJ, USA ; Srinivasan, R.

We formulate and analyze a model of voice and data burst traffic for cellular digital packet data (CDPD). To develop a tractible model, we make some reasonable simplifying assumptions to model the voice traffic and one of the logical CDPD channels as an M/M/1 queue in a random environment. Rather than explicitly solve the resulting matrix quadratic equation, we develop an asymptotic analysis that gives us simple approximate formulas (with error bounds) for many performance measures of interest. In particular, one metric that we highlight comes from using our approximate mean data burst delay formula to characterize the performance of a set of interacting logical CDPD channels. We do so by describing it in terms of an equivalent number of independent, dedicated CDPD channels, We can use this metric to suggest what the optimal number of logical CDPD channels for a given system should be

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Selected Areas in Communications, IEEE Journal on  (Volume:15 ,  Issue: 7 )

Date of Publication:

Sep 1997

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