Scheduled System Maintenance:
On May 6th, single article purchases and IEEE account management will be unavailable from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET (12:00 - 16:00 UTC). We apologize for the inconvenience.
By Topic

On the dropping probability function in active queue management schemes

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)
Xinyu Wang ; Dept. of Electr. Eng., Washington Univ., Seattle, WA, USA ; Azizoglu, M.

Choosing an appropriate type of dropping probability function is an important design issue in active queue management schemes. In this paper, we investigated the queueing performance associated with the use of different types of dropping probability function. We firstly constructed a QoS plane which can distinguish the performance limitation associated with the type of dropping probability function from the performance tradeoffs caused by the function parameter adjustment. We secondly proposed a performance measure in the QoS plane to quantify the performance limitation of different types of dropping probability function. Using the proposed performance measure, we quantitatively compared the exponential, the piecewise linear and the staircase dropping probability functions

Published in:

Global Telecommunications Conference, 2001. GLOBECOM '01. IEEE  (Volume:4 )

Date of Conference: