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The role of queue length information in congestion control and resource pricing

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2 Author(s)
J. R. Perkins ; Boston Univ., MA, USA ; R. Srikant

We consider a single-user congestion problem with a packet loss constraint viewed as a stochastic control problem. Using a precise nonlinear model of the queue with a time-varying Markovian service rate, we show that the optimal controller is a bang-bang type solution. Additionally, we show that a stochastic problem with a quality of service (QoS) constraint can also be viewed as an unconstrained stochastic problem where the user is forced to pay a price for QoS violations

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Decision and Control, 1999. Proceedings of the 38th IEEE Conference on  (Volume:3 )

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