Pricing and distributed QoS control for elastic network traffic

Hans Leo van den Berg, M.R.H. Mandjes, Rudesindo Núñez-Queija

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    We study a processor-sharing model in which users choose between a high- and a low-priority service, based on their utility functions and prices charged by the service provider. The latter aims at revenue maximization. The model is motivated by file transmissions in data networks with distributed congestion control.
    Original languageUndefined
    Pages (from-to)297-307
    JournalOperations research letters
    Issue number3
    Publication statusPublished - 2007


    • IR-78817
    • Pricing & distributed control
    • Size-based prioritization
    • Internet traffic
    • Nash equilibrium
    • Multiclass processor-sharing queue

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