The lecture room has been changed to 36-438.


Tuesdays, 11:45-13:15 in 36-438.


The exercise will be held either on Mondays, 10:00-11:30, or on Wednesdays, 15:30-17:00.


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jens Schmitt
M.Sc. Paul Nikolaus
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Lecture Overview

The objective of this lecture is to introduce the basics of performance managment in communication networks on multiple time-scales. The contents are as follows:

  1. Introduction & Motivation
  2. Long-Term Performance Management
    • Network Design
    • Traffic Modelling
  3. Medium-Term Performance Management
    • Traffic Engineering / Routing
    • Content Distribution / Caching
  4. Short-Term Performance Management
    • Packet-Level Dynamics
    • Packet Scheduling
  5. Conclusion and Outlook

Material & Slides

The slides are accessible only from within the university network (131.246.*). Please use SSH or VPN for remote access.

Chapter Title Last Update Slides
 0  Organization  April 25, 2017  PDF
 1  Introduction  April 28, 2017  PDF
 2  Long-Term Performance Management  April 28, 2017  PDF


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