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CISC *7352X Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CIS 767.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

37 hours plus conference and independent work; 3 credits

Performance measures and models. Introduction to stochastic processes. Basic queueing analysis. Performance measures of a queueing system. Priority queueing systems. Approximation techniques. Queueing models of computer systems: finite and infinite models. Multiple resource and multiaccess models. Data analysis. Total system analysis.

Prerequisite: Computer and Information Science 7310X [704X] or a course in operating systems; Mathematics 7280X [607X] or two terms of calculus; and Mathematics 6652X [652X] or a course in probability and statistics.


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