Conference Proceedings: 1989

CMG1989 Papers

 

Accounting and Finance

Corporate Cash Analysis and Department Budget Analysis Methodologies in Investment Decision-Making 
Kin Y. Lee

Selecting Resource Units For Your Installation Accounting System 
Sidney Finehirsh, Nell Compo Davidson

New/Used: The Hardware Plan as a Long Term Strategy 
John F. Doyal

A Financial Management Architechture for I/S 
Dean V. Verhaeghe, James R. Cook

Cost Management for an I/S Environment 
Catherine H. Liu

Meaningful Chargeback Reporting 
Eileen B. Ahles

Risk Analysis Of Critical Control Points in the Life Cycle of SMF Information 
Linda M. Barclay, Roderick S. Barclay

Storage Management: Challenges and Solutions for the 1990's 
Paula G. McCormick, David A. Profio

Expert Systems in Data Processing Applications Using IBM Knowledge Tool 
Joseph L. Hellerstein, David A. Klein, Keith R. Milliken

The Capacity Management Primer 
Hans Dithmar, Ian Hugo, Alan J. Knight

Using Chargeback Systems to Alleviate Resource Constraints and Improve System Performance 
Gregory V. Caliri, Thomas R. Brown

Chargeback Using Business Transactions 
John Wandzilak

Applications Development

VAX/VMS Memory Management for OLTP Systems 
Thomas E. Bell, Craig F. L. Wormack

EDI - How, When, Where and Why 
John Wilson

Inside Story: How the DB2 Optimizer Works 
Frank J. Ingrassia

Using VLF to Reduce the I/O Bottleneck 
Clark L. Kidd

Application Design for CICS Transaction Performance 
James C. Peterson

A Performance Measurement Facility on a Large Data Processing Application 
Mary F. Mulvaney

A Tutorial on Software Reliability Engineering 
J. Dennis Lawrence

Auxiliary Storage Management

DASD Performance Improvements with Actuactor Level Buffers 
Jeffrey C. Hoffecker, Nathan Walsh, Mike Cunard

Useful Computer System Metrics, Part two. Useful Metrics for Storage Subsystems 
Rich Olcott

Using Data Characterization as the Basis of a Performance Methodology for DASD Configuration 
Dan L. Drake

How Does Your Garden Grow 
Roy A. L. Jones

Managing DASD From a SMS Perspective 
William J. Mee

Cartridge Vs. DASD: A Performance Comparison 
Roy A. L. Jones

A Simple Way to Monitor Shared DASD 
Howard H. Glastetter

System-Managed Storage Implementation Planning Case Study 
Joe E. Bell, Hewitt Wright

Systems-Managed Storage Expectation Versus Actualization 
Steven M. Smith

Understanding the MVS/XA I/O Subsystem Through DASD Event Traces 
William R. Fairchild

Benchmarking

Comparison of Hallmark's Workload on Different Central Electronic Complexes 
Darrel Cook, Joe E. Bell, Glen Farmer

Overcoming The Five Deadly Assumptions 
Stephen L. Lieman

The Digital DebitCredit Benchmark: Methodology and Results 
Linda S. Wright, Walter H. Kohler, William Z. Zahavi

A Methodology for Fast and Effective TPNS Script Development 
John S. Kahng

VAX/VMS Memory Management for OLTP Systems 
Thomas E. Bell, Craig F. L. Wormack

Benchmark Documentation Guide for Software Performance Evaluation 
Alan C. Van Antwerp

Statistical Techniques for Performance Evaluation 
Nancy E. Covey

Performance Measurment and Evaluation in UNIX System V 
T. Paul Lee, S. Krishna Dronamraju

Benchmark Workload Data Normalization in a Multiple-Vendor Environment 
James W. McGalliard

Evaluation Techniques for Relative Processor Performance 
Eddward M. Wadsworth

A Set Query Benchmark for Large Databases 
Patrick E. O'Neil

IMS/VS Version 2 Release 2 Performance with VSAM Hiperspace 
William L. Arkins

Back of the Envelope Performance Analysis of a Two Level Hierarchy of Memory in Presence of Tree Data Structures 
Nirdosh Bhatnagar

A Study of the Accuracy of Benchmarks 
Dinker Sitaram, Richard J. Miles

What Makes a Good Benchmark 
Fred M. Richards Jr.

Contracting for Capacity 
James W. McGalliard, Christopher Roman

CICS

Service Level Management in a Complex CICS Environment 
Gene M. Leganza

Performance Measurement and Modeling in a CICS-DB2 Environment 
Ellen M. Friedman

Real Time Versus Historial Monitoring 
Steven R. Hackenberg

Application Design for CICS Transaction Performance 
James C. Peterson

Calibrating and Using Models for Forecasting: Problems, Solution, Shortcuts 
Ivan L. Gelb, Michael J. Demain

Estimating CICS Workloads 
Ted C. Keller

CPE Studies

Comparison of Hallmark's Workload on Different Central Electronic Complexes 
Darrel Cook, Joe E. Bell, Glen Farmer

Overcoming The Five Deadly Assumptions 
Stephen L. Lieman

Both Feet on the Ground: A Survival Guide for Novice Capacity Planners 
Philip Clark

A Quick CPU Capacity Plan 
Charles W. Hopf

Performance Evaluation of a HYPERchannel-based High Data Rate Local Area Network 
Bruce W. Watson

Evaluation Techniques for Relative Processor Performance 
Eddward M. Wadsworth

Planning for CPU and DASD: Variations on a Theme 
Darrell A. Kent

Conquering the Storage Pyramid - Implementing the Dynamic Library 
Daniel Kaberon, Henry Steinhauer

A VM Performance Analyzer, Interpreter and Adviser 
Dick H. J. Epema

Effective Use of SRM Controls 
Bernard R. Pierce

A Case Study in Improving TSO Performance 
Ken H. Hansen

Statistical Constructs in the Establishment of a Capture Ratio Solution 
Jay S. Stewart

DB2 Version 1 and DB2 Version 2 Comparisons 
David J. Young, Mark H. Schoenberg

Cartridge Vs. DASD: A Performance Comparison 
Roy A. L. Jones

System-Managed Storage Implementation Planning Case Study 
Joe E. Bell, Hewitt Wright

The Origination, Evolution and Future of CRM 
Joe E. Bell

Resource Measurement Facility (RMF) and MVS/ESA Performance 
J. William Mullen

Expert Systems in Data Processing Applications Using IBM Knowledge Tool 
Joseph L. Hellerstein, David A. Klein, Keith R. Milliken

The Capacity Management Primer 
Hans Dithmar, Ian Hugo, Alan J. Knight

Using Chargeback Systems to Alleviate Resource Constraints and Improve System Performance 
Gregory V. Caliri, Thomas R. Brown

PAL: The Performance Audit Litany: Your Passport for Successful Troubleshooting 
Stephen L. Lieman

Performance Benefits of Parallelism in Cached DASD Controllers 
Alexandre Brandwajn

An Experience in MVS Batch Tuning at Canadian Airlines International Ltd 
Patrick L. Gaul, Radol Gens

Tuning Transaction Driven Systems: Tools and Techniques for Workload Reclassification 
William T. Gray

Calibrating and Using Models for Forecasting: Problems, Solution, Shortcuts 
Ivan L. Gelb, Michael J. Demain

Engineering Level Regime Considerations for CPU Replacement 
Christopher W. Finney

Estimating Time Dependent Resource Usage Intensity by Time Slicing Accounting Data 
Hulan E. Jack Jr.

Capacity Planning

Useful Computer System Metrics, Part two. Useful Metrics for Storage Subsystems 
Rich Olcott

Comparison of Hallmark's Workload on Different Central Electronic Complexes 
Darrel Cook, Joe E. Bell, Glen Farmer

Overcoming The Five Deadly Assumptions 
Stephen L. Lieman

A Methodology for Fast and Effective TPNS Script Development 
John S. Kahng

Relocation the Neglected Capacity Planning Function 
Craig A. Cooley

Capacity Planning for Distributed Database Management Systems 
Boris E. Zibitsker

Sizing DEC's ACMs TP System Using Analytical Modeling 
Subhash C. Agrawal

How Does Your Garden Grow 
Roy A. L. Jones

Service Level Management in a Complex CICS Environment 
Gene M. Leganza

Both Feet on the Ground: A Survival Guide for Novice Capacity Planners 
Philip Clark

New/Used: The Hardware Plan as a Long Term Strategy 
John F. Doyal

A Quick CPU Capacity Plan 
Charles W. Hopf

Critical Success Factors of Network Management 
Kornel Terplan

Performance Evaluation of a HYPERchannel-based High Data Rate Local Area Network 
Bruce W. Watson

Performance and Reliability in Redundant Arrays of Inexpensive Disks 
Garth A. Gibson

Quantifying the Necessity of Configuration Upgrades 
Richard L. Gimarc

Are Queueing Models within the Grasp of the Unwashed 
Joseph B. Major

Modeling Features of VM/XA SP: An Overview 
Javier Munoz, Ravo Ramaswamy

Model Calibration 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

A Hardware Independent Approach to Capacity Management 
Michael A. Salsburg

A methodology for Capacity Engineering UNIX-Based Software Systems 
Vincent A. Kasten

Planning for CPU and DASD: Variations on a Theme 
Darrell A. Kent

Statistical Constructs in the Establishment of a Capture Ratio Solution 
Jay S. Stewart

Modeling PR/SM and MDF 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

DB2 Performance Planning, Analysis & Tuning 
Joel Goldstein

Distributed Capacity Planning for Vertical VM Networks 
Arlene J. Scherer

DB2 Version 1 and DB2 Version 2 Comparisons 
David J. Young, Mark H. Schoenberg

Managing DASD From a SMS Perspective 
William J. Mee

System Performance Management and Capacity Planning 
Bernard Domanski

An Academic's View of Career Paths for Capacity Planners 
Bruce R. Howarth

General Systems Profile 
J. Frank Johnson

Small But Mighty: Using the PC for Mainframe Capacity Planning 
Jerry L. Rosenberg

VM Performance Evaluation: An Introduction and Overview 
Robert K. Dunsire

Adjustment of Processor and Storage Service Units 
Gerald B. Dargusch

Design and Construction of a Computer System Model for Application Development Workloads 
Gerald F. Quinlan, Richard A. Reid, Neal D. Wenderlich

Expert Systems in Data Processing Applications Using IBM Knowledge Tool 
Joseph L. Hellerstein, David A. Klein, Keith R. Milliken

The Capacity Management Primer 
Hans Dithmar, Ian Hugo, Alan J. Knight

Using Chargeback Systems to Alleviate Resource Constraints and Improve System Performance 
Gregory V. Caliri, Thomas R. Brown

Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics 
Douglas R. MacKinnon

VM/XA SP Release 2 Performance Experiences 
Raylene Gootee

I/O Subsystem Performance Through Storage Management 
Anthony G. Mungal

A Capacity Planning and Configuration Modeling Methodology for UNIX Systems 
G. Ramamurthy

Dominant Task Imbalance Multiprocessor Affect 
Kim D. Cooper

Calibrating and Using Models for Forecasting: Problems, Solution, Shortcuts 
Ivan L. Gelb, Michael J. Demain

Predicting the Performance of a Computer System With Complex Priority Queues 
Sheldon T. Becker, Dennis S. Mok

Techniques for Improving the Accuracy of Your Queueing Network Models 
Jeffry A. Schwartz

Performance Model of Multiprocessor VAX and VAXCluster Systems 
Shamim M. Bhindarwala

Experiences of Hierarchical Workload Modeling in Capacity Planning 
Kimmo E. E. Raatikainen

Performance Modeling in a Non MVS Environment 
John D. Story

Engineering Level Regime Considerations for CPU Replacement 
Christopher W. Finney

Estimating Time Dependent Resource Usage Intensity by Time Slicing Accounting Data 
Hulan E. Jack Jr.

Bayesian Analytical Procedures for Mainframe Capacity Planning 
Michael E. Brumet

VM/XA Capacity Planning 
Tim Grieser

How to Build a DASD Capacity Plan 
Patricia J. Hunter

Cost and Performance Analysis of a Distributed Computing Environment 
Toby Olberding

A Comparison of Calibration Techniques for Queuing Network Models 
Lawrence W. Dowdy, F. Jefferson Flowers

DASD

DASD Performance Improvements with Actuactor Level Buffers 
Jeffrey C. Hoffecker, Nathan Walsh, Mike Cunard

Using Data Characterization as the Basis of a Performance Methodology for DASD Configuration 
Dan L. Drake

How Does Your Garden Grow 
Roy A. L. Jones

Are Queueing Models within the Grasp of the Unwashed 
Joseph B. Major

Planning for CPU and DASD: Variations on a Theme 
Darrell A. Kent

A Set Query Benchmark for Large Databases 
Patrick E. O'Neil

Modeling PR/SM and MDF 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

Utilizing MVS/ESA's Library Lookaside in Your Installation 
Timothy A. Brunner

Comparing Shared DASD Topologies 
William T. Gray

Managing DASD From a SMS Perspective 
William J. Mee

Cartridge Vs. DASD: A Performance Comparison 
Roy A. L. Jones

System Managed Storage: The Aftershock 
Robert Wells

System-Managed Storage: The Implementation 
Anthony R. Guerrero

DASD Tuning - Understanding the Basics 
Michael G. Baker

Performance Implications of System Dataset Placement 
Wayne S. Papy

A Simple Way to Monitor Shared DASD 
Howard H. Glastetter

An Easy Automated Aid to DASD Selection 
David P. Griffith, Michael Anderson

DASD I/O Characteristics, A Comparison of MVS to VM 
Marti R. Henley, Bruce McNutt

File Usage Patterns from SMF Data 
Richard B. Wilmot

System-Managed Storage Implementation Planning Case Study 
Joe E. Bell, Hewitt Wright

Positioning For SMS: A Performance Perspective 
Kathleen Brush

Systems-Managed Storage Expectation Versus Actualization 
Steven M. Smith

Using VLF to Reduce the I/O Bottleneck 
Clark L. Kidd

Understanding the MVS/XA I/O Subsystem Through DASD Event Traces 
William R. Fairchild

I/O Subsystem Performance Through Storage Management 
Anthony G. Mungal

Performance and Storage Management Characteristics of SAS Versions 
Daniel J. Squillace

Performance Benefits of Parallelism in Cached DASD Controllers 
Alexandre Brandwajn

Performance Management of Storage Subsystems 
John G. Aschoff

Estimating the Utilization of Shared DASD: A Performance Management Perspective 
Robert F. Berry, Joseph L. Hellerstein

An Overview and Comparison of VM DASD Workloads at Eleven Installations 
Bruce McNutt

How to Build a DASD Capacity Plan 
Patricia J. Hunter

DB2

Capacity Planning for Distributed Database Management Systems 
Boris E. Zibitsker

A Set Query Benchmark for Large Databases 
Patrick E. O'Neil

DB2 Performance Planning, Analysis & Tuning 
Joel Goldstein

DB2 Version 1 and DB2 Version 2 Comparisons 
David J. Young, Mark H. Schoenberg

Interpreting Data From the DB2PM Statistics Report 
David W. Cady

Performance Measurement and Modeling in a CICS-DB2 Environment 
Ellen M. Friedman

Inside Story: How the DB2 Optimizer Works 
Frank J. Ingrassia

Real Time Versus Historial Monitoring 
Steven R. Hackenberg

DEC Systems

The Digital DebitCredit Benchmark: Methodology and Results 
Linda S. Wright, Walter H. Kohler, William Z. Zahavi

VAX/VMS Memory Management for OLTP Systems 
Thomas E. Bell, Craig F. L. Wormack

Sizing DEC's ACMs TP System Using Analytical Modeling 
Subhash C. Agrawal

VAX Paging Performance with Resident Set Locking 
James S. DeArmon

Performance Model of Multiprocessor VAX and VAXCluster Systems 
Shamim M. Bhindarwala

Experiences of Hierarchical Workload Modeling in Capacity Planning 
Kimmo E. E. Raatikainen

LAN Design, Implementation and Performance Modeling: A User Perspective 
Tachen Leo Lo, Michael M. Chaney

Database Systems

Capacity Planning for Distributed Database Management Systems 
Boris E. Zibitsker

A Set Query Benchmark for Large Databases 
Patrick E. O'Neil

DB2 Performance Planning, Analysis & Tuning 
Joel Goldstein

Distributed Capacity Planning for Vertical VM Networks 
Arlene J. Scherer

DB2 Version 1 and DB2 Version 2 Comparisons 
David J. Young, Mark H. Schoenberg

Performance Measurement and Modeling in a CICS-DB2 Environment 
Ellen M. Friedman

Performance Database Administration: An Expert System Approach 
James T. Cheeseman

IMS/VS Version 2 Release 2 Performance with VSAM Hiperspace 
William L. Arkins

Inside Story: How the DB2 Optimizer Works 
Frank J. Ingrassia

Back of the Envelope Performance Analysis of a Two Level Hierarchy of Memory in Presence of Tree Data Structures 
Nirdosh Bhatnagar

Performance Tradeoffs of Group Commit Logging 
Abbas Rafii, Donald DuBois

Expert Systems

Critical Success Factors of Network Management 
Kornel Terplan

A VM Performance Analyzer, Interpreter and Adviser 
Dick H. J. Epema

Performance Database Administration: An Expert System Approach 
James T. Cheeseman

Expert Systems for CPE: On Evolution and Data Analysis 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

Expert Systems in Network Diagnostics 
Nalini Joshi

Hewlett Packard

Performance Tradeoffs of Group Commit Logging 
Abbas Rafii, Donald DuBois

I/O Systems

DASD Performance Improvements with Actuactor Level Buffers 
Jeffrey C. Hoffecker, Nathan Walsh, Mike Cunard

Useful Computer System Metrics, Part two. Useful Metrics for Storage Subsystems 
Rich Olcott

Using Data Characterization as the Basis of a Performance Methodology for DASD Configuration 
Dan L. Drake

How Does Your Garden Grow 
Roy A. L. Jones

Conquering the Storage Pyramid - Implementing the Dynamic Library 
Daniel Kaberon, Henry Steinhauer

Modeling PR/SM and MDF 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

Utilizing MVS/ESA's Library Lookaside in Your Installation 
Timothy A. Brunner

Comparing Shared DASD Topologies 
William T. Gray

VAX Paging Performance with Resident Set Locking 
James S. DeArmon

Performance and Tuning of Cached I/O Subsystems - An Update 
Mark B. Friedman

Managing DASD From a SMS Perspective 
William J. Mee

Cartridge Vs. DASD: A Performance Comparison 
Roy A. L. Jones

System Managed Storage: The Aftershock 
Robert Wells

System-Managed Storage: The Implementation 
Anthony R. Guerrero

DASD Tuning - Understanding the Basics 
Michael G. Baker

Performance Implications of System Dataset Placement 
Wayne S. Papy

A Simple Way to Monitor Shared DASD 
Howard H. Glastetter

An Easy Automated Aid to DASD Selection 
David P. Griffith, Michael Anderson

System Performance Management and Capacity Planning 
Bernard Domanski

DASD I/O Characteristics, A Comparison of MVS to VM 
Marti R. Henley, Bruce McNutt

File Usage Patterns from SMF Data 
Richard B. Wilmot

System-Managed Storage Implementation Planning Case Study 
Joe E. Bell, Hewitt Wright

Positioning For SMS: A Performance Perspective 
Kathleen Brush

Systems-Managed Storage Expectation Versus Actualization 
Steven M. Smith

Understanding the MVS/XA I/O Subsystem Through DASD Event Traces 
William R. Fairchild

I/O Subsystem Performance Through Storage Management 
Anthony G. Mungal

Performance and Storage Management Characteristics of SAS Versions 
Daniel J. Squillace

Performance Management of Storage Subsystems 
John G. Aschoff

I/S Management

Selecting Resource Units For Your Installation Accounting System 
Sidney Finehirsh, Nell Compo Davidson

Useful Computer System Metrics, Part two. Useful Metrics for Storage Subsystems 
Rich Olcott

Service Level Management in a Complex CICS Environment 
Gene M. Leganza

Both Feet on the Ground: A Survival Guide for Novice Capacity Planners 
Philip Clark

New/Used: The Hardware Plan as a Long Term Strategy 
John F. Doyal

Four Management Styles 
Ted C. Keller

Managing A Support Organization 
Patty Sherman

A Financial Management Architechture for I/S 
Dean V. Verhaeghe, James R. Cook

Cost Management for an I/S Environment 
Catherine H. Liu

Meaningful Chargeback Reporting 
Eileen B. Ahles

Risk Analysis Of Critical Control Points in the Life Cycle of SMF Information 
Linda M. Barclay, Roderick S. Barclay

An Academic's View of Career Paths for Capacity Planners 
Bruce R. Howarth

System-Managed Storage Implementation Planning Case Study 
Joe E. Bell, Hewitt Wright

The Origination, Evolution and Future of CRM 
Joe E. Bell

Useful Computer System Metrics, Part 1. Toward a General Theory of Useful Metrics 
Rich Olcott

Automating Network Service Level Management 
Catherine H. Liu, W. Nathaniel Mills III

Measuring and Reporting User Impact of Poor Service 
Robert E. Marsh

Information Systems Planning 
Samuel J. Ferrarelli

Is Strategic Planning Part of the Data Centre Responsibility 
Hans Dithmar

Managing the Vendor Interface Vendor Assessment: A Quantitative Management Process 
W. W. Godbehere

Leveraging Service Level Agreements 
Veli-Matti J. Salminen

Network Availability Management 
Catherine H. Liu

Small But Mighty: Using the PC for Mainframe Capacity Planning 
Jerry L. Rosenberg

Disaster Recovery Planning at BOC (UK) 
Graham G. Jump

EDI - How, When, Where and Why 
John Wilson

A New Perspective on Availability 
Adam O. Warkow, Ed Giambalvo

Automating the Data Center Operation 
Larry Hendershot

Cost and Performance Analysis of a Distributed Computing Environment 
Toby Olberding

IMS

IMS/VS Version 2 Release 2 Performance with VSAM Hiperspace 
William L. Arkins

Tuning Transaction Driven Systems: Tools and Techniques for Workload Reclassification 
William T. Gray

MVS

A Methodology for Fast and Effective TPNS Script Development 
John S. Kahng

A Quick CPU Capacity Plan 
Charles W. Hopf

Planning for CPU and DASD: Variations on a Theme 
Darrell A. Kent

Conquering the Storage Pyramid - Implementing the Dynamic Library 
Daniel Kaberon, Henry Steinhauer

Effective Use of SRM Controls 
Bernard R. Pierce

Modeling PR/SM and MDF 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

Utilizing MVS/ESA's Library Lookaside in Your Installation 
Timothy A. Brunner

DASD I/O Characteristics, A Comparison of MVS to VM 
Marti R. Henley, Bruce McNutt

Capacity Planning: Theory and Practice 
Ray Wicks

IMS/VS Version 2 Release 2 Performance with VSAM Hiperspace 
William L. Arkins

Adjustment of Processor and Storage Service Units 
Gerald B. Dargusch

Positioning For SMS: A Performance Perspective 
Kathleen Brush

Disaster Recovery Planning at BOC (UK) 
Graham G. Jump

Resource Measurement Facility (RMF) and MVS/ESA Performance 
J. William Mullen

Design and Construction of a Computer System Model for Application Development Workloads 
Gerald F. Quinlan, Richard A. Reid, Neal D. Wenderlich

Using VLF to Reduce the I/O Bottleneck 
Clark L. Kidd

Real Time Versus Historial Monitoring 
Steven R. Hackenberg

Understanding the MVS/XA I/O Subsystem Through DASD Event Traces 
William R. Fairchild

I/O Subsystem Performance Through Storage Management 
Anthony G. Mungal

Performance and Storage Management Characteristics of SAS Versions 
Daniel J. Squillace

Do SRM Service Objectives Intimidate YOU 
Cheryl Watson

MVS Performance Management: Mechanisms and Methods 
Stephen L. Samson

Performance Engineering of Software Systems 
Connie U. Smith

Software Development in the Aerospace Industry: What Happens to Performance 
Teri-Lynn Judge

UNIX CPE Issues in the Real World 
Anthony M. Krause

An Experience in MVS Batch Tuning at Canadian Airlines International Ltd 
Patrick L. Gaul, Radol Gens

Setting the Thresholds: An OPT Tutorial 
Carolyn Hanna

Engineering Level Regime Considerations for CPU Replacement 
Christopher W. Finney

Automating the Data Center Operation 
Larry Hendershot

Optics: On-line Performance, Tuning and Information Control System 
Robert L. Lehmann

Management Reporting

Useful Computer System Metrics, Part two. Useful Metrics for Storage Subsystems 
Rich Olcott

Both Feet on the Ground: A Survival Guide for Novice Capacity Planners 
Philip Clark

New/Used: The Hardware Plan as a Long Term Strategy 
John F. Doyal

Performance and Reliability in Redundant Arrays of Inexpensive Disks 
Garth A. Gibson

Quantifying the Necessity of Configuration Upgrades 
Richard L. Gimarc

An Easy Automated Aid to DASD Selection 
David P. Griffith, Michael Anderson

System Performance Management and Capacity Planning 
Bernard Domanski

Meaningful Chargeback Reporting 
Eileen B. Ahles

Risk Analysis Of Critical Control Points in the Life Cycle of SMF Information 
Linda M. Barclay, Roderick S. Barclay

Useful Computer System Metrics, Part 1. Toward a General Theory of Useful Metrics 
Rich Olcott

Measuring and Reporting User Impact of Poor Service 
Robert E. Marsh

Zen and the Art of Management Reporting 
Leonard D. Lipner

General Systems Profile 
J. Frank Johnson

Information Systems Planning 
Samuel J. Ferrarelli

Is Strategic Planning Part of the Data Centre Responsibility 
Hans Dithmar

Managing the Vendor Interface Vendor Assessment: A Quantitative Management Process 
W. W. Godbehere

Leveraging Service Level Agreements 
Veli-Matti J. Salminen

Performance Objectives - Getting Started 
Gerald J. Bonin

Network Availability Management 
Catherine H. Liu

An Availability Model for Packet-Switched Computer Networks 
Hasan B. Mutlu

Small But Mighty: Using the PC for Mainframe Capacity Planning 
Jerry L. Rosenberg

VM Performance Evaluation: An Introduction and Overview 
Robert K. Dunsire

A Performance Measurement Facility on a Large Data Processing Application 
Mary F. Mulvaney

A New Perspective on Availability 
Adam O. Warkow, Ed Giambalvo

Automating the Data Center Operation 
Larry Hendershot

Optics: On-line Performance, Tuning and Information Control System 
Robert L. Lehmann

How to Build a DASD Capacity Plan 
Patricia J. Hunter

Networks

Critical Success Factors of Network Management 
Kornel Terplan

Performance Evaluation of a HYPERchannel-based High Data Rate Local Area Network 
Bruce W. Watson

Distributed Capacity Planning for Vertical VM Networks 
Arlene J. Scherer

Useful Computer System Metrics, Part 1. Toward a General Theory of Useful Metrics 
Rich Olcott

Automating Network Service Level Management 
Catherine H. Liu, W. Nathaniel Mills III

Network Availability Management 
Catherine H. Liu

An Availability Model for Packet-Switched Computer Networks 
Hasan B. Mutlu

Disaster Recovery Planning at BOC (UK) 
Graham G. Jump

EDI - How, When, Where and Why 
John Wilson

The Determination and Use of Poll Delay to Provide Insight into an 
John Harmon

VTAM Tuning - A Practical Perspective 
Richard Hammond

A Six-Step Network Planning Methodology 
Bill Yaman

LAN Design, Implementation and Performance Modeling: A User Perspective 
Tachen Leo Lo, Michael M. Chaney

Expert Systems in Network Diagnostics 
Nalini Joshi

Optics: On-line Performance, Tuning and Information Control System 
Robert L. Lehmann

Operations

How Does Your Garden Grow 
Roy A. L. Jones

Conquering the Storage Pyramid - Implementing the Dynamic Library 
Daniel Kaberon, Henry Steinhauer

A VM Performance Analyzer, Interpreter and Adviser 
Dick H. J. Epema

Utilizing MVS/ESA's Library Lookaside in Your Installation 
Timothy A. Brunner

An Easy Automated Aid to DASD Selection 
David P. Griffith, Michael Anderson

Disaster Recovery Planning at BOC (UK) 
Graham G. Jump

Storage Management: Challenges and Solutions for the 1990's 
Paula G. McCormick, David A. Profio

Systems-Managed Storage Expectation Versus Actualization 
Steven M. Smith

Expert Systems in Network Diagnostics 
Nalini Joshi

Automating the Data Center Operation 
Larry Hendershot

Performance Management

Using Data Characterization as the Basis of a Performance Methodology for DASD Configuration 
Dan L. Drake

Overcoming The Five Deadly Assumptions 
Stephen L. Lieman

A Methodology for Fast and Effective TPNS Script Development 
John S. Kahng

Benchmark Documentation Guide for Software Performance Evaluation 
Alan C. Van Antwerp

Performance Measurment and Evaluation in UNIX System V 
T. Paul Lee, S. Krishna Dronamraju

Sizing DEC's ACMs TP System Using Analytical Modeling 
Subhash C. Agrawal

Service Level Management in a Complex CICS Environment 
Gene M. Leganza

Critical Success Factors of Network Management 
Kornel Terplan

Performance Evaluation of a HYPERchannel-based High Data Rate Local Area Network 
Bruce W. Watson

Performance and Reliability in Redundant Arrays of Inexpensive Disks 
Garth A. Gibson

Quantifying the Necessity of Configuration Upgrades 
Richard L. Gimarc

Are Queueing Models within the Grasp of the Unwashed 
Joseph B. Major

Modeling Features of VM/XA SP: An Overview 
Javier Munoz, Ravo Ramaswamy

A Hardware Independent Approach to Capacity Management 
Michael A. Salsburg

A methodology for Capacity Engineering UNIX-Based Software Systems 
Vincent A. Kasten

Evaluation Techniques for Relative Processor Performance 
Eddward M. Wadsworth

Conquering the Storage Pyramid - Implementing the Dynamic Library 
Daniel Kaberon, Henry Steinhauer

A VM Performance Analyzer, Interpreter and Adviser 
Dick H. J. Epema

Effective Use of SRM Controls 
Bernard R. Pierce

A Case Study in Improving TSO Performance 
Ken H. Hansen

Utilizing MVS/ESA's Library Lookaside in Your Installation 
Timothy A. Brunner

Comparing Shared DASD Topologies 
William T. Gray

DB2 Performance Planning, Analysis & Tuning 
Joel Goldstein

DB2 Version 1 and DB2 Version 2 Comparisons 
David J. Young, Mark H. Schoenberg

Interpreting Data From the DB2PM Statistics Report 
David W. Cady

VAX Paging Performance with Resident Set Locking 
James S. DeArmon

Expert Systems for CPE: On Evolution and Data Analysis 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

Managing DASD From a SMS Perspective 
William J. Mee

Cartridge Vs. DASD: A Performance Comparison 
Roy A. L. Jones

DASD Tuning - Understanding the Basics 
Michael G. Baker

Performance Implications of System Dataset Placement 
Wayne S. Papy

A Simple Way to Monitor Shared DASD 
Howard H. Glastetter

System Performance Management and Capacity Planning 
Bernard Domanski

File Usage Patterns from SMF Data 
Richard B. Wilmot

The Origination, Evolution and Future of CRM 
Joe E. Bell

Useful Computer System Metrics, Part 1. Toward a General Theory of Useful Metrics 
Rich Olcott

Automating Network Service Level Management 
Catherine H. Liu, W. Nathaniel Mills III

General Systems Profile 
J. Frank Johnson

Performance Objectives - Getting Started 
Gerald J. Bonin

Network Availability Management 
Catherine H. Liu

An Availability Model for Packet-Switched Computer Networks 
Hasan B. Mutlu

Small But Mighty: Using the PC for Mainframe Capacity Planning 
Jerry L. Rosenberg

VM Performance Evaluation: An Introduction and Overview 
Robert K. Dunsire

IMS/VS Version 2 Release 2 Performance with VSAM Hiperspace 
William L. Arkins

Positioning For SMS: A Performance Perspective 
Kathleen Brush

Resource Measurement Facility (RMF) and MVS/ESA Performance 
J. William Mullen

Storage Management: Challenges and Solutions for the 1990's 
Paula G. McCormick, David A. Profio

Expert Systems in Data Processing Applications Using IBM Knowledge Tool 
Joseph L. Hellerstein, David A. Klein, Keith R. Milliken

The Capacity Management Primer 
Hans Dithmar, Ian Hugo, Alan J. Knight

Using Chargeback Systems to Alleviate Resource Constraints and Improve System Performance 
Gregory V. Caliri, Thomas R. Brown

Inside Story: How the DB2 Optimizer Works 
Frank J. Ingrassia

Using VLF to Reduce the I/O Bottleneck 
Clark L. Kidd

Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics 
Douglas R. MacKinnon

VM/XA SP Release 2 Performance Experiences 
Raylene Gootee

Real Time Versus Historial Monitoring 
Steven R. Hackenberg

Application Design for CICS Transaction Performance 
James C. Peterson

PAL: The Performance Audit Litany: Your Passport for Successful Troubleshooting 
Stephen L. Lieman

Understanding the MVS/XA I/O Subsystem Through DASD Event Traces 
William R. Fairchild

I/O Subsystem Performance Through Storage Management 
Anthony G. Mungal

Performance and Storage Management Characteristics of SAS Versions 
Daniel J. Squillace

Performance Benefits of Parallelism in Cached DASD Controllers 
Alexandre Brandwajn

Performance Management of Storage Subsystems 
John G. Aschoff

Do SRM Service Objectives Intimidate YOU 
Cheryl Watson

MVS Performance Management: Mechanisms and Methods 
Stephen L. Samson

Performance Engineering of Software Systems 
Connie U. Smith

Software Development in the Aerospace Industry: What Happens to Performance 
Teri-Lynn Judge

UNIX CPE Issues in the Real World 
Anthony M. Krause

An Experience in MVS Batch Tuning at Canadian Airlines International Ltd 
Patrick L. Gaul, Radol Gens

Setting the Thresholds: An OPT Tutorial 
Carolyn Hanna

A Six-Step Network Planning Methodology 
Bill Yaman

Estimating the Utilization of Shared DASD: A Performance Management Perspective 
Robert F. Berry, Joseph L. Hellerstein

A Performance Measurement Facility on a Large Data Processing Application 
Mary F. Mulvaney

A Capacity Planning and Configuration Modeling Methodology for UNIX Systems 
G. Ramamurthy

Dominant Task Imbalance Multiprocessor Affect 
Kim D. Cooper

Tuning Transaction Driven Systems: Tools and Techniques for Workload Reclassification 
William T. Gray

Back of the Envelope Performance Analysis of a Two Level Hierarchy of Memory in Presence of Tree Data Structures 
Nirdosh Bhatnagar

Estimating Time Dependent Resource Usage Intensity by Time Slicing Accounting Data 
Hulan E. Jack Jr.

A New Perspective on Availability 
Adam O. Warkow, Ed Giambalvo

VM/XA Capacity Planning 
Tim Grieser

Optics: On-line Performance, Tuning and Information Control System 
Robert L. Lehmann

A Comparison of Calibration Techniques for Queuing Network Models 
Lawrence W. Dowdy, F. Jefferson Flowers

Personal Computers

Small But Mighty: Using the PC for Mainframe Capacity Planning 
Jerry L. Rosenberg

Expert Systems in Network Diagnostics 
Nalini Joshi

Queueing Models

Sizing DEC's ACMs TP System Using Analytical Modeling 
Subhash C. Agrawal

Are Queueing Models within the Grasp of the Unwashed 
Joseph B. Major

Modeling Features of VM/XA SP: An Overview 
Javier Munoz, Ravo Ramaswamy

Model Calibration 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

Modeling PR/SM and MDF 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

Comparing Shared DASD Topologies 
William T. Gray

System Performance Management and Capacity Planning 
Bernard Domanski

Performance Benefits of Parallelism in Cached DASD Controllers 
Alexandre Brandwajn

A Six-Step Network Planning Methodology 
Bill Yaman

Estimating the Utilization of Shared DASD: A Performance Management Perspective 
Robert F. Berry, Joseph L. Hellerstein

Calibrating and Using Models for Forecasting: Problems, Solution, Shortcuts 
Ivan L. Gelb, Michael J. Demain

Predicting the Performance of a Computer System With Complex Priority Queues 
Sheldon T. Becker, Dennis S. Mok

Techniques for Improving the Accuracy of Your Queueing Network Models 
Jeffry A. Schwartz

Performance Model of Multiprocessor VAX and VAXCluster Systems 
Shamim M. Bhindarwala

Experiences of Hierarchical Workload Modeling in Capacity Planning 
Kimmo E. E. Raatikainen

LAN Design, Implementation and Performance Modeling: A User Perspective 
Tachen Leo Lo, Michael M. Chaney

Performance Modeling in a Non MVS Environment 
John D. Story

Back of the Envelope Performance Analysis of a Two Level Hierarchy of Memory in Presence of Tree Data Structures 
Nirdosh Bhatnagar

VM/XA Capacity Planning 
Tim Grieser

A Comparison of Calibration Techniques for Queuing Network Models 
Lawrence W. Dowdy, F. Jefferson Flowers

SNA

Critical Success Factors of Network Management 
Kornel Terplan

The Determination and Use of Poll Delay to Provide Insight into an 
John Harmon

VTAM Tuning - A Practical Perspective 
Richard Hammond

A Six-Step Network Planning Methodology 
Bill Yaman

Expert Systems in Network Diagnostics 
Nalini Joshi

Simulation Models

Model Calibration 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

Comparing Shared DASD Topologies 
William T. Gray

Design and Construction of a Computer System Model for Application Development Workloads 
Gerald F. Quinlan, Richard A. Reid, Neal D. Wenderlich

Predicting the Performance of a Computer System With Complex Priority Queues 
Sheldon T. Becker, Dennis S. Mok

Performance Model of Multiprocessor VAX and VAXCluster Systems 
Shamim M. Bhindarwala

Back of the Envelope Performance Analysis of a Two Level Hierarchy of Memory in Presence of Tree Data Structures 
Nirdosh Bhatnagar

Performance Tradeoffs of Group Commit Logging 
Abbas Rafii, Donald DuBois

Software Engineering

VAX/VMS Memory Management for OLTP Systems 
Thomas E. Bell, Craig F. L. Wormack

Benchmark Documentation Guide for Software Performance Evaluation 
Alan C. Van Antwerp

Inside Story: How the DB2 Optimizer Works 
Frank J. Ingrassia

A Performance Measurement Facility on a Large Data Processing Application 
Mary F. Mulvaney

A Tutorial on Software Reliability Engineering 
J. Dennis Lawrence

A Study of the Accuracy of Benchmarks 
Dinker Sitaram, Richard J. Miles

Statistical Techniques

Statistical Techniques for Performance Evaluation 
Nancy E. Covey

Benchmark Workload Data Normalization in a Multiple-Vendor Environment 
James W. McGalliard

Are Queueing Models within the Grasp of the Unwashed 
Joseph B. Major

Planning for CPU and DASD: Variations on a Theme 
Darrell A. Kent

Statistical Constructs in the Establishment of a Capture Ratio Solution 
Jay S. Stewart

Expert Systems for CPE: On Evolution and Data Analysis 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

An Availability Model for Packet-Switched Computer Networks 
Hasan B. Mutlu

Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics 
Douglas R. MacKinnon

Application Design for CICS Transaction Performance 
James C. Peterson

Tuning Transaction Driven Systems: Tools and Techniques for Workload Reclassification 
William T. Gray

Performance Modeling in a Non MVS Environment 
John D. Story

Engineering Level Regime Considerations for CPU Replacement 
Christopher W. Finney

Estimating Time Dependent Resource Usage Intensity by Time Slicing Accounting Data 
Hulan E. Jack Jr.

Bayesian Analytical Procedures for Mainframe Capacity Planning 
Michael E. Brumet

A Study of the Accuracy of Benchmarks 
Dinker Sitaram, Richard J. Miles

TSO

A Case Study in Improving TSO Performance 
Ken H. Hansen

Resource Measurement Facility (RMF) and MVS/ESA Performance 
J. William Mullen

Setting the Thresholds: An OPT Tutorial 
Carolyn Hanna

Locality-Based Approach to Characterize Dataset Referencing Patterns 
Lawrence Y. Ho

UNIX

Performance Measurment and Evaluation in UNIX System V 
T. Paul Lee, S. Krishna Dronamraju

A Hardware Independent Approach to Capacity Management 
Michael A. Salsburg

A methodology for Capacity Engineering UNIX-Based Software Systems 
Vincent A. Kasten

An Availability Model for Packet-Switched Computer Networks 
Hasan B. Mutlu

A Capacity Planning and Configuration Modeling Methodology for UNIX Systems 
G. Ramamurthy

Unisys

A Hardware Independent Approach to Capacity Management 
Michael A. Salsburg

A methodology for Capacity Engineering UNIX-Based Software Systems 
Vincent A. Kasten

User Productivity

Distributed Capacity Planning for Vertical VM Networks 
Arlene J. Scherer

Performance Database Administration: An Expert System Approach 
James T. Cheeseman

Automating Network Service Level Management 
Catherine H. Liu, W. Nathaniel Mills III

Measuring and Reporting User Impact of Poor Service 
Robert E. Marsh

Network Availability Management 
Catherine H. Liu

A New Perspective on Availability 
Adam O. Warkow, Ed Giambalvo

Automating the Data Center Operation 
Larry Hendershot

VM

Modeling Features of VM/XA SP: An Overview 
Javier Munoz, Ravo Ramaswamy

A VM Performance Analyzer, Interpreter and Adviser 
Dick H. J. Epema

Distributed Capacity Planning for Vertical VM Networks 
Arlene J. Scherer

DASD I/O Characteristics, A Comparison of MVS to VM 
Marti R. Henley, Bruce McNutt

VM Performance Evaluation: An Introduction and Overview 
Robert K. Dunsire

VM/XA SP Release 2 Performance Experiences 
Raylene Gootee

Estimating the Utilization of Shared DASD: A Performance Management Perspective 
Robert F. Berry, Joseph L. Hellerstein

A Performance Measurement Facility on a Large Data Processing Application 
Mary F. Mulvaney

Dominant Task Imbalance Multiprocessor Affect 
Kim D. Cooper

Performance Modeling in a Non MVS Environment 
John D. Story

A Study of the Accuracy of Benchmarks 
Dinker Sitaram, Richard J. Miles

VM/XA Capacity Planning 
Tim Grieser

An Overview and Comparison of VM DASD Workloads at Eleven Installations 
Bruce McNutt

Optics: On-line Performance, Tuning and Information Control System 
Robert L. Lehmann

Workload Characterization

Using Data Characterization as the Basis of a Performance Methodology for DASD Configuration 
Dan L. Drake

Performance Measurment and Evaluation in UNIX System V 
T. Paul Lee, S. Krishna Dronamraju

Benchmark Workload Data Normalization in a Multiple-Vendor Environment 
James W. McGalliard

Service Level Management in a Complex CICS Environment 
Gene M. Leganza

Performance Evaluation of a HYPERchannel-based High Data Rate Local Area Network 
Bruce W. Watson

Statistical Constructs in the Establishment of a Capture Ratio Solution 
Jay S. Stewart

Performance Measurement and Modeling in a CICS-DB2 Environment 
Ellen M. Friedman

VAX Paging Performance with Resident Set Locking 
James S. DeArmon

Expert Systems for CPE: On Evolution and Data Analysis 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

DASD I/O Characteristics, A Comparison of MVS to VM 
Marti R. Henley, Bruce McNutt

File Usage Patterns from SMF Data 
Richard B. Wilmot

Useful Computer System Metrics, Part 1. Toward a General Theory of Useful Metrics 
Rich Olcott

Leveraging Service Level Agreements 
Veli-Matti J. Salminen

Adjustment of Processor and Storage Service Units 
Gerald B. Dargusch

Design and Construction of a Computer System Model for Application Development Workloads 
Gerald F. Quinlan, Richard A. Reid, Neal D. Wenderlich

A Capacity Planning and Configuration Modeling Methodology for UNIX Systems 
G. Ramamurthy

Dominant Task Imbalance Multiprocessor Affect 
Kim D. Cooper

Tuning Transaction Driven Systems: Tools and Techniques for Workload Reclassification 
William T. Gray

Techniques for Improving the Accuracy of Your Queueing Network Models 
Jeffry A. Schwartz

Experiences of Hierarchical Workload Modeling in Capacity Planning 
Kimmo E. E. Raatikainen

Performance Tradeoffs of Group Commit Logging 
Abbas Rafii, Donald DuBois

A Study of the Accuracy of Benchmarks 
Dinker Sitaram, Richard J. Miles

VM/XA Capacity Planning 
Tim Grieser

An Overview and Comparison of VM DASD Workloads at Eleven Installations 
Bruce McNutt

What Makes a Good Benchmark 
Fred M. Richards Jr.

How to Build a DASD Capacity Plan 
Patricia J. Hunter

Estimating CICS Workloads 
Ted C. Keller

Locality-Based Approach to Characterize Dataset Referencing Patterns 
Lawrence Y. Ho

A Comparison of Calibration Techniques for Queuing Network Models 
Lawrence W. Dowdy, F. Jefferson Flowers

Contracting for Capacity 
James W. McGalliard, Christopher Roman

Workload Forecasting

Both Feet on the Ground: A Survival Guide for Novice Capacity Planners 
Philip Clark

A Quick CPU Capacity Plan 
Charles W. Hopf

Statistical Constructs in the Establishment of a Capture Ratio Solution 
Jay S. Stewart

Performance Measurement and Modeling in a CICS-DB2 Environment 
Ellen M. Friedman

Expert Systems for CPE: On Evolution and Data Analysis 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

File Usage Patterns from SMF Data 
Richard B. Wilmot

Dominant Task Imbalance Multiprocessor Affect 
Kim D. Cooper

Calibrating and Using Models for Forecasting: Problems, Solution, Shortcuts 
Ivan L. Gelb, Michael J. Demain

Estimating Time Dependent Resource Usage Intensity by Time Slicing Accounting Data 
Hulan E. Jack Jr.

Bayesian Analytical Procedures for Mainframe Capacity Planning 
Michael E. Brumet

How to Build a DASD Capacity Plan 
Patricia J. Hunter

Chargeback Using Business Transactions 
John Wandzilak

Cost and Performance Analysis of a Distributed Computing Environment 
Toby Olberding

A Comparison of Calibration Techniques for Queuing Network Models 
Lawrence W. Dowdy, F. Jefferson Flowers

Contracting for Capacity 
James W. McGalliard, Christopher Roman

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IO IO It's Off to DB2 I Go 
Bernard A. Lichtig, Mark H. Schoenberg, David J. Young