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Multiserver Systems Subject to Breakdowns: An Empirical Study

Lookup NU author(s): Emeritus Professor Isi Mitrani


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The tradeoffs between efficiency and reliability in M / M / N queueing systems subject to breakdowns are studied numerically. The dependence of the optimal number of servers on the system parameters is investigated under two different sets of assumptions about the pattern of breakdowns and repairs.

Publication metadata

Author(s): Mitrani I, King PJB

Publication type: Article

Publication status: Published

Journal: IEEE Transactions on Computers

Year: 1983

Volume: 23

Issue: 1

Pages: 96-98

ISSN (print): 0018-9340

Publisher: IEEE Computer Society


DOI: 10.1109/TC.1983.1676127


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