Performance Evaluation and Comparison of Scheduling Algorithms on 5G Networks using Network Simulator

Doan Perdana, Aji Nur Sanyoto, Yoseph Gustommy Bisono

Abstract


In this research, we compared the Round Robin (RR) and the Proportional Fair (PF) algorithms for different user equipment density scenarios using voice and video traffic, to evaluate the key impact on performance of 5G mmwave network. This research simulated on NS3.27 with an integrated mmwave module. Based on the result, we found that the RR is a good choice for voice traffic. It has a throughput of 3.65% better than PF with similar fairness index. On the other hand, we found that the PF is the right choice for video traffic due to has better result for throughput. It has a throughput of 1.24% better than RR. For fairness index round robin has better result for voice and video traffic.

Keywords


Network simulation, 5G networks, scheduling algorithm, round robin, proportional fair

Full Text:

PDF

References


Angri, I.; Mahfoudi, M.; Najid, A.; Bekkali, M. (2018). Exponential MLWDF (EXPMLWDF) Downlink Scheduling Algorithm Evaluated in LTE for High Mobility and Dense Area Scenario, International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (IJECE), 8(3), 1618-1628, 2018.
https://doi.org/10.11591/ijece.v8i3.pp1618-1628

Aramide, S.O.; Barakat, B.; Wang, Y. et al. (2017). Generalized proportional fair (GPF) scheduler for LTE-A 2017 9th Computer Science and Electronic Engineering (CEEC).
https://doi.org/10.1109/CEEC.2017.8101612

Benitez-Perez, H.; Ortega-Arjona, J. ; Esquivel-Flores, O. et al. (2016). A Fuzzy Networked Control System Following Frequency Transmission Strategy, International Journal of Computers Communication & Control, 11(1), 11-25, 2016.
https://doi.org/10.15837/ijccc.2016.1.2158

Boccardi, F.; Heath, R. W.; Lozano, A. et al. (2014). Five disruptive technology directions for 5G, IEEE Communications Magazine, 52(2), 74-80, 2014.
https://doi.org/10.1109/MCOM.2014.6736746

Capozzi, F.; Piro, G.; Grieco, L. A. et al. (2013). Downlink Packet Scheduling in LTE Cellular Networks: Key Design Issues and a Survey, IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, 15(2), 678-700, 2013.
https://doi.org/10.1109/SURV.2012.060912.00100

Carpin, M.; Zanella, A.; Rasool, J. et al. (2015). A performance comparison of LTE downlink scheduling algorithms in time and frequency domains, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), London, 15(4), 3173-3179, 2015.
https://doi.org/10.1109/ICC.2015.7248812

Donoso, Y.; Lozano-Garzon, C.; Camelo, M. et al. (2014). A Fairness Load Balancing Algorithm in HWN Using a Multihoming Strategy, International Journal of Computers Communication & Control, 9(5), 555-569, 2014.
https://doi.org/10.15837/ijccc.2014.5.1275

Dutta, S.; Mezzavilla, M.; Ford, R. et al. (2017). Frame Structure Design and Analysis for Millimeter Wave Cellular Systems, Wireless Communications IEEE Transactions , 16(3), 1508-1522, 2017.
https://doi.org/10.1109/TWC.2017.2647803

Ford, R.; Zhang, M.; Mezzavilla, M. et al. (2017). Achieving Ultra-Low Latency in 5G MillimeterWave Cellular Networks, IEEE Communications Magazine, 55(3), 196-203, 2017.
https://doi.org/10.1109/MCOM.2017.1600407CM

Gomez, K.; Goratti, L.; Granelli F. et al. (2014). A comparative study of scheduling disciplines in 5G systems for emergency communications, 1st International Conference on 5G for Ubiquitous Connectivity, 40-45, 2014.
https://doi.org/10.4108/icst.5gu.2014.257987

Hassebo, A.; Muath Obaidat, M.; Ali M. A. (2018). Commercial 4G LTE cellular net works for supporting emerging IoT applications, 2018 Advances in Science and Engineering Technology International Conferences (ASET), IEEE, 1-6,2018.
https://doi.org/10.1109/ICASET.2018.8376832

Ismail, S.; Ali, D. M.; Yosuf, A.L. (2019). MECC scheduling algorithm in vehicular environment for uplink transmission in LTE networks, International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (IJECE), 9(2), 1191-1200, 2019.
https://doi.org/10.11591/ijece.v9i2.pp1191-1200

Jha, M.; Prateek, K.; Jaiswal, N. et al. (2016). Comparative Analysis of MAC Scheduling Algorithms in Long Term Evolution Networks using NS3, Asian Journal of Enginnering Technology and Innovation, 4(7), 124-127, 2016.

Kawser, M. T.; Farid, H.M.A.B.; Hasin, A.R. et al. (2012). Performance Comparison between Round Robin and Proportional Fair Scheduling Methods for LTE, International Journal of Information and Electronics Engineering (IJIEE), 2(5), 2012.
https://doi.org/10.7763/IJIEE.2012.V2.186

Marwan, A.A.; Perdana, D.; Sanjoyou, D.D. (2019). Performance Analysis of RAW Impact on IEEE 802.11ah Standard Affected by Doppler Effect, International Journal of Computers Communications & Control, 14(2), 212-219, 2019.
https://doi.org/10.15837/ijccc.2019.2.3315

Mezzavilla, M.; Zhang, M.; Polese, M. et al. (2018). End-to-End Simulation of 5G mmWave Networks, Communications Surveys & Tutorials IEEE , 20(3), 2237-2263, 2018.
https://doi.org/10.1109/COMST.2018.2828880

Niu, Y.; Li, Y.; Jin, D et al.(2015). A Survey of MillimeterWave (mmWave) Communications for 5G: Opportunities and Challenges, . CoRR, abs/1502.07228.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11276-015-0942-z

Perdana, D.; Dewanta,F.; Wibawa, I.P.D. (2017). Extending Monitoring Area of Production Plant Using Synchronized Relay Node Message Scheduling, 2017 Inter national, ournal of Communication Networks and Information Security, 20(3), 2237-2263, 2018.

Putra, M.A.P.; Perdana D.; Negara, R.M. (2017). Performance Analysis of Data Traffic Offload Scheme on Long Term Evolution (LTE) and IEEE 802.11AH, Telekomnika, 15(4), 1659-1665, 2017.
https://doi.org/10.12928/telkomnika.v15i4.6033

Rangan, S.; Rappaport, T. S.; Erkip, E. (2014). Millimeter-Wave Cellular Wireless Networks: Potentials and Challenges, Proceedings of the IEEE, 102, 366-385, 2014.
https://doi.org/10.1109/JPROC.2014.2299397

Wulandari, T.; Perdana D.; Negara, R.M. (2018). Node Density Performance Analysis on IEEE 802.11ah Standard for VoIP Service, International Journal of Communication Networks and Information Security, 10(1), 2018.




DOI: https://doi.org/10.15837/ijccc.2019.4.3570



Copyright (c) 2019 Doan Perdana, Aji Nur Sanyoto, Yoseph Gustommy Bisono

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

CC-BY-NC  License for Website User

Articles published in IJCCC user license are protected by copyright.

Users can access, download, copy, translate the IJCCC articles for non-commercial purposes provided that users, but cannot redistribute, display or adapt:

  • Cite the article using an appropriate bibliographic citation: author(s), article title, journal, volume, issue, page numbers, year of publication, DOI, and the link to the definitive published version on IJCCC website;
  • Maintain the integrity of the IJCCC article;
  • Retain the copyright notices and links to these terms and conditions so it is clear to other users what can and what cannot be done with the  article;
  • Ensure that, for any content in the IJCCC article that is identified as belonging to a third party, any re-use complies with the copyright policies of that third party;
  • Any translations must prominently display the statement: "This is an unofficial translation of an article that appeared in IJCCC. Agora University  has not endorsed this translation."

This is a non commercial license where the use of published articles for commercial purposes is forbiden. 

Commercial purposes include: 

  • Copying or downloading IJCCC articles, or linking to such postings, for further redistribution, sale or licensing, for a fee;
  • Copying, downloading or posting by a site or service that incorporates advertising with such content;
  • The inclusion or incorporation of article content in other works or services (other than normal quotations with an appropriate citation) that is then available for sale or licensing, for a fee;
  • Use of IJCCC articles or article content (other than normal quotations with appropriate citation) by for-profit organizations for promotional purposes, whether for a fee or otherwise;
  • Use for the purposes of monetary reward by means of sale, resale, license, loan, transfer or other form of commercial exploitation;

    The licensor cannot revoke these freedoms as long as you follow the license terms.

[End of CC-BY-NC  License for Website User]


INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTERS COMMUNICATIONS & CONTROL (IJCCC), With Emphasis on the Integration of Three Technologies (C & C & C),  ISSN 1841-9836.

IJCCC was founded in 2006,  at Agora University, by  Ioan DZITAC (Editor-in-Chief),  Florin Gheorghe FILIP (Editor-in-Chief), and  Misu-Jan MANOLESCU (Managing Editor).

Ethics: This journal is a member of, and subscribes to the principles of, the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

Ioan  DZITAC (Editor-in-Chief) at COPE European Seminar, Bruxelles, 2015:

IJCCC is covered/indexed/abstracted in Science Citation Index Expanded (since vol.1(S),  2006); JCR2018: IF=1.585..

IJCCC is indexed in Scopus from 2008 (CiteScore2018 = 1.56):

Nomination by Elsevier for Journal Excellence Award Romania 2015 (SNIP2014 = 1.029): Elsevier/ Scopus

IJCCC was nominated by Elsevier for Journal Excellence Award - "Scopus Awards Romania 2015" (SNIP2014 = 1.029).

IJCCC is in Top 3 of 157 Romanian journals indexed by Scopus (in all fields) and No.1 in Computer Science field by Elsevier/ Scopus.

 

 Impact Factor in JCR2018 (Clarivate Analytics/SCI Expanded/ISI Web of Science): IF=1.585 (Q3). Scopus: CiteScore2018=1.56 (Q2); Editors-in-Chief: Ioan DZITAC & Florin Gheorghe FILIP.