burst size


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burst size

the number of phages produced by an infected cell.

burst size

The average number of phage particles released from a lysed bacterium.

burst size

the average number of newly synthesized VIRUS particles released from a single infected CELL, following a LYTIC CYCLE of infection.
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In this section, it is assumed that burst sizes increase linearly, equivalent to the case of CBR traffic arriving to the buffer and for which there is no variation in the burst size [L.
In other words, the discard and its effects happen only at the moments when the SCR is violated (the burst size becomes bigger than the MBS).
The burst size of 160 kbits is the maximum compatible with the delay, for a PCR = 2 Mbps, according to restriction (1).
Additionally, Trillium's enhanced B-ISUP software supports call modification procedures to modify the peak cell rate, sustainable cell rate and maximum burst size according to ITU Q.
User Selectable Cell Stream Parameters including Peak Cell Rate (PCR), Cell Delay Variation (CDV), Sustained Cell Rate (SCR), and Maximum Burst Size (MBS).
Customers can now configure each Virtual Channel Connection to transmit a specified peak cell rate, sustained cell rate, maximum burst size, and transmit priority," added Tolmie.
Policing conformance then can be verified on the receiver side by entering specified Generic Cell Rate Algorithm (GCRA) parameters, such as peak cell rate (PCR), cell-delay variation (CDV), sustainable cell rate (SCR) and maximum burst size (MBS).
It supports all compliant packet sizes, burst sizes, transfer sizes, and number of endpoints.
It supports compliant packet sizes, burst sizes, transfer sizes, and number of endpoints.