In the wireless context, the underlying user behaviour together with the unpredictability of the air interface will have a high impact on traffic (both in space and time) shaping the traffic over the mobile network. We investigate the impact of mobility on the aggregate traffic for a wireless packet data networks in the city area of Bristol, UK, in order to show if the mixture of voice and data applications exhibit self-similarity. We also compare the queuing performance of these new data models with the traditional Poisson model to investigate how these new models affects the provisioning and dimensioning of future wireless data networks
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|Publication status||Published - Oct 2002|
Bibliographical noteSponsorship: The work reported in this paper has formed part of the Work Area 2 of the Core 2 Research Programme of the Virtual Centre of Excellence in Mobile & Personal Communications, Mobile VCE, www.mobilevce.com whose funding support is gratefully acknowledged
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Name of Conference: 5th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications
- wireless data networks
- teletraffic models
- mobility model