Phase space analaysis of frames traffic intensity in an Ethernet network

Arkadiusz Biernacki


In this paper, a phase space of time series, which was constructed from measurement of frames traffic intensity in a ten-gigabyte Ethernet network, was reconstructed. For this purpose elements of dynamic systems theory were used. An embedding delay and embedding dimension for time series were estimated. In the reconstructed phase space attractors were found. Using Principle Component Analysis, dimension of the attractors was reduced and the attractors were drawn in a two-dimensional coordinate system.


network traffic intensity modelling; dynamic system; attractor

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