Title: Self-similar simulation of IP traffic for wireless networks

Authors: Dimitar Radev, Izabella Lokshina

Addresses: Department of Technique and Technologies, University of Rousse, Rousse 7017, Bulgaria. ' Division of Business and Economics, SUNY Oneonta, NY 13820, USA

Abstract: This paper examines self-similar (or fractal) properties of real teletraffic data over a wide range of time scales. These self-similar properties are very different from the properties of traditional models based on Poisson and Markov-modulated Poisson processes. The algorithms for modelling fixed-length sequence generators that are used to simulate self-similar behaviour of real teletraffic data in IP traffic for wireless networks are developed and applied. Numerical examples and simulation results are provided.

Keywords: modelling; simulation; telecommunications networks; self-similar teletraffic; wireless networks; IP traffic; fractal teletraffic; sequence generators.

DOI: 10.1504/IJMNDI.2007.017324

International Journal of Mobile Network Design and Innovation, 2007 Vol.2 No.3/4, pp.202 - 208

Available online: 26 Feb 2008 *

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