Kendall’s Notation is a system of notation according to which the various characteristics of a queuing model are identified.

Kendall (Kendall, 1951) has introduced a set of notations which have become standard in the literature of queuing models. A general queuing system is denoted by (a/b/c): (d/e) where

a = probability distribution of the interarrival time.
b = probability distribution of the service time.
c = number of servers in the system.
d = maximum number of customers allowed in the system.
e = queue discipline

In addition, the size of the population is important for certain types of queuing problem although not explicitly mentioned in the Kendall’s notation. Traditionally, the exponential distribution ...

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