Finite/Infinite Queueing Models Performance Analysis in Optical Switching Network Nodes

Authors(1) :-Waleed M. Gaballah

In optical switching networks, optical information (packets/bursts) that are forwarded from an optical switch to another through the network could entering a queue of a certain length in each node and may be waiting inside this node before it will be transmitted to the next node. Various queueing models have been widely applied as the main tool in optical switching networks for modeling and performance evaluation analysis of the switching nodes. In this paper, studying the performance analysis of an optical switching node is discussed at Finite and Infinite queueing models to have the optimum queueing model for optical core node switch design. The waiting delay time, the average expected number of optical packets and the loss probability of packets in the optical switch are estimated at variable traffic loads and different wavelength channels.

Authors and Affiliations

Waleed M. Gaballah
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mansoura High Institute of Engineering and Technology, Mansoura, Egypt

Queueing Models, Optical Switching Network, Finite Queue, Infinite Queue, Blocking Probability

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 5 | Issue 1 | January-February 2019
Date of Publication : 2019-02-28
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 163-170
Manuscript Number : CSEIT195128
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

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Waleed M. Gaballah, "Finite/Infinite Queueing Models Performance Analysis in Optical Switching Network Nodes", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 5, Issue 1, pp.163-170, January-February-2019. Available at doi :
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