The MIT Press, MA, 1986, 280 pgs, Illustrations, Tables, Graphs, Formulas, Bibliography, Index.
Condition: Very Good blue and white hardcover, some wear along bottom spine end, binding is sound and secure, pages clean and unmarked.
Categories: 1980's computers and computing, Computer Science, Databooks, Handbooks, Manuals, General microcomputer and Misc. manufacturers, Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Hardware, Microcomputers
Item DescriptionStochastic Processes -- Basic Definitions, Markov Processes, Discrete-Time Markov Chains, Continuous-Time Markov Chains, Aggregation of States in Markov Chains, Semi-Markov Processes;
Queuing Models -- The M/M/1 Queue, Deterministic Analysis of a Single-Server Queuing System, Extended Results, The M/G1/1 Queue, Queuing Networks, Computational Aspects of the Solution of BCMP Queuing Networks, The CHW Theorem, Approximation Methods; Stochastic Petri Nets -- Standard Petri Nets, Timed Petri Nets, Stochastic Petri Nets, Generalized Stochastic Petri Nets; Multiprocessor Architectures, Distributed Systems,
Multiprocessor Systems, The Advantages of a Multiprocessor System, Modeling Assumptions; Analysis of Crossbar Multiprocessor Architectures-- Model Classification, Model Discussion, Nonuniform Memory Reference Pattern;
Sinlge-Bus Multiprocessors with External Common Memory -- Performance Indices, Equal Exponentially Distributed Active & Access Times ((Me/Me/*), Equal Exponentially Distributed Active Times & Equal Generally Distributed Access Times-FCFS (Me/Ge/FCFS), Different Generally Distributed Active Times & Equal Exponentially Distributed Access Times-FCFS & PS (Gd/Me/FCFS & PS), Different Generally Distributed Active & Access Times-PS (Gc/Gc/PS0, Different Exponentially Distributed Active Times & Generally Distributed Access Times-FCFS & FP (Md/Gc/FCFS & FP), Different Generally Distributed Active & Access Times-FCFS (Gc/Gc/FCFS), Numerical Results;
Multiple-Bus Multiprocessors with External Common Memory -- Continuous-Time Markov Chain Models, Generalized Stochastic Petri Net Models, Product Form Solution, Simple Queuing Bounds, Numerical Results;
Single-Bus Multiprocessors with Distributed Common Memory -- Modeling Assumptions, Architecture 1, 2, 3, 4, Architecture Comparision; Multiple-Bus Multiprocessors with Distributed Common Memory-,Numerical Results; Other Aspects , Synchronization of Tasks, MORE.