Conference Proceedings: 1991

CMG1991 Papers

 

Accounting and Finance

DASD Audit System 
Theresa R. Westbrook

Data Communications Identification Techniques for use in Chargeback, Capacity Planning and Reporting 
Jack Mintz

MVS/ESA Performance, Accounting and Capacity Data that is now Captured in MVS/ESA Version 4.2 
H. W. Barry Merrill

Validating Outsourcing Bids - An Exercise in Long Range Capacity Planning and Forecasting 
Allan Bobko

Using Equipment Life Cyle Analysis to Optimize Investments in Information Technology 
Jack A. Heine

The Costs of Storage: Guiding Users in Media Selection 
Rich Olcott

Applications Development

A Three Phase Approach to Ensure DB2 Application Performance 
Seetha Lakshmi

Performance Engineering - Better Bred than Dead 
Carol-Ann Wilson

Managing Mission-Critical Applications for Peak Performance 
Douglas H. Marden

Measuring Software Development Productivity - A Case Study Using both "Lines of Code" and "Function Point" Metrics 
Waheed Siddiqee

A Performance Engineer's View of Systems Development and Trials 
Adam Grummitt

How to Avoid Disaster in Planning for New Applications: Benchmarking and Modeling as a Solution 
Ellen M. Friedman

Knowledge Based Decision Support for Capacity Management Tools 
Wendy A. Lowe

Sizing Applications by Cooperating: Mastering the Unmeasurable 
Leonard D. Lipner

Capacity Planning for New Applications Throughout a Typical Development Life Cycle 
Jack K. Gunther

Tuning VSAM Files - Index Control Intervals 
Michael D. Sachais

Identifying Opportunities to Improve Performance of DB2 Based Applications 
Glenn M. Price

Expert Systems a Threat or an Assistant 
Edward C. H. Hu

Account Management: Key to IS Success 
Sue Felix

MVS/ESA SP4.2 Performance Management: Time for New Legends 
Stephen L. Samson

MVS Performance Management: ESA/390 Edition 
Stephen L. Samson

The Stress Test Tutorial 
Gene M. Leganza

Defining Performance Objectives and Specifications 
Stuart R. Goodgold

Auxiliary Storage Management

An Integrated Approach to Configure DASD Paths and Actuators 
Joseph B. Major

Equipment Acceptance Tests: Risk Assessment Methods 
Joseph B. Major

Declaring War on Tape 
Fred T. Jezior

Cache Management: Subsystem and Data Set Level Approaches 
Gilbert E. Houtekamer

Predicting Storage Requirements for CADAM/CATIA Subsystems Using Analytic Models 
Deborah A. Sheetz

MVS/ESA Working Set Management and Block Paging for Numerically Intensive Computing 
James Wang, Linton B. Ward

Cached Controller Performance: Past, Present and Future 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

MVS/ESA SP4.2 Performance Management: Time for New Legends 
Stephen L. Samson

The Costs of Storage: Guiding Users in Media Selection 
Rich Olcott

When 31 Bit REAL is not Enough... 
Rick Brandenstein

MVS Performance Management: ESA/390 Edition 
Stephen L. Samson

MVS Memory Management 
Mark B. Friedman

Workload Characterization for Storage Modeling 
Rich Olcott

Benchmarking

Equipment Acceptance Tests: Risk Assessment Methods 
Joseph B. Major

Reducing IMS Resource Consumption 
Paul A. Gersch

RMF Evaluation Methodology: Assessing the "Health" of a System 
A. L. (Roy) Jones

A Performance Engineer's View of Systems Development and Trials 
Adam Grummitt

MVS/ESA Working Set Management and Block Paging for Numerically Intensive Computing 
James Wang, Linton B. Ward

How to Avoid Disaster in Planning for New Applications: Benchmarking and Modeling as a Solution 
Ellen M. Friedman

MVS/ESA Performance, Accounting and Capacity Data that is now Captured in MVS/ESA Version 4.2 
H. W. Barry Merrill

Sizing DB2 Applications - Part I 
David J. Young

3990 Cache Effect on CPU Transaction Cost 
Rick Lebsack

Sizing DB2 Applications - Part II 
David J. Young

IMS/ESA 3.1 and the Storage Hierarchy 
William L. Arkins

What do You Really Expect from a Benchmark?: A Beginners' Perspective 
Philip Clark, Patricia J. Hunter

Quantifying MultiProcessor Overheads 
H. Pat Artis

Strategies for Hardware Acquisition 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

The Stress Test Tutorial 
Gene M. Leganza

Benchmarking a Co-operative Application 
Uriel J. Carrasquilla

The Art of Computer Systems Performance Analysis 
Raj Jain

An Easy Way to Measure BMPs in a DBCTL Environment 
Hamid Tavakolian

Study of the Performance Impact of NFS Workload on Large Mainframe UNIX Systems 
Elias Drakopoulos

CICS

CICS/ESA Performance and Capacity Management 
Ivan L. Gelb

Using CICS Monitor Data to Profile MRO and ISC Activity 
John R. Peters

VSAM/LSR - Recognizing and Smoothing Those Response Time Bumps, ACase Study in a CICS Environment 
David Konz

Sizing DB2 Applications - Part II 
David J. Young

CICS/VS: A Guide to Application Debugging 
Eugene S. Hudders

A Technique to Provide Early Warning of Response Degradation 
David Sadler

CPE Studies

Declaring War on Tape 
Fred T. Jezior

Reducing IMS Resource Consumption 
Paul A. Gersch

How to Avoid Disaster in Planning for New Applications: Benchmarking and Modeling as a Solution 
Ellen M. Friedman

The Value Analysis Methodology: An "Autofocus" for Information Technology 
Michael A. Salsburg

Techniques for Using a Mainframe to Monitor AS/400 Performance Data 
Carolyn Barnett

VSAM/LSR - Recognizing and Smoothing Those Response Time Bumps, ACase Study in a CICS Environment 
David Konz

Performance of Electronic Page Printers 
Thomas E. Bell

The Impact of ESA on Capacity Planning 
Ann Petley-Jones

Characterizing Client-Server Workload on an Ethernet 
Richard B. Bunt

Logical Partitioning Capabilities 
Alan M. Sherkow

Addressing the NUMA Problem at the Operating Systems Level 
Richard P. LaRowe Jr.

The Use of Multivariate Regression in Evaluating Resource Utilizations of Business Elements 
Michael A. Salsburg

Sizing DB2 Applications - Part I 
David J. Young

Understanding DASD Fragmentation Indexes 
Guy Garon

Sizing DB2 Applications - Part II 
David J. Young

Evaluating Impacts of Cache Hits on I/O Subsystem Performance 
Anil K. Sahai, Charles Harris

What do You Really Expect from a Benchmark?: A Beginners' Perspective 
Philip Clark, Patricia J. Hunter

Strategies for Hardware Acquisition 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

The Stress Test Tutorial 
Gene M. Leganza

Storage Device Selection from an SMS Perspective 
William J. Mee

Using Queueing Systems to Identify a CPU Saturation Situation when Running MVS Under VM 
Paul Waldowski

How to Tune DASD - A Methodology and Specifics 
William R. Fairchild

A "Space" Based Approach to MVS DASD Capacity Planning 
Kenneth E. Levy

Exploratory Data Analysis of DB2 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

Resource Usage and Capacity Management in Large UNIX Environments 
Robb K. Newman

Capacity Planning

DASD Audit System 
Theresa R. Westbrook

Data Communications Identification Techniques for use in Chargeback, Capacity Planning and Reporting 
Jack Mintz

Performance Engineering - Better Bred than Dead 
Carol-Ann Wilson

An Integrated Approach to Configure DASD Paths and Actuators 
Joseph B. Major

Predicting Storage Requirements for CADAM/CATIA Subsystems Using Analytic Models 
Deborah A. Sheetz

Reducing IMS Resource Consumption 
Paul A. Gersch

A Performance Engineer's View of Systems Development and Trials 
Adam Grummitt

Elements of Capacity Planning for Robotic Tape Sub-Systems 
William T. Gray

MVS/ESA Performance, Accounting and Capacity Data that is now Captured in MVS/ESA Version 4.2 
H. W. Barry Merrill

DASD Capacity Planning: A Tutorial 
Michael B. Marcus

Simulation of LAN Based DBMS Applications 
David S. Willsey, James Cho

DB2 Performance Metrics 
Joel Goldstein

The Value Analysis Methodology: An "Autofocus" for Information Technology 
Michael A. Salsburg

Cached Controller Performance: Past, Present and Future 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

Availability and Performance Considerations of the I/O Subsystem 
Anthony G. Mungal

Business Impact Analysis for Disaster Recovery Resource Planning 
John Wandzilak, Raymond Murphy

CICS/ESA Performance and Capacity Management 
Ivan L. Gelb

Presenting Effectively to Upper Management 
Jeffry A. Schwartz

Capacity Planning from Failure to Success: A Management Perspective 
Dave J. Claridge

The Politics of Capacity Management 
Patricia J. Hunter, Philip Clark

Techniques for Using a Mainframe to Monitor AS/400 Performance Data 
Carolyn Barnett

Using CICS Monitor Data to Profile MRO and ISC Activity 
John R. Peters

Basic Analysis and Reporting of Mainframe Utilization and Performance 
Daniel E. Lodter

Choosing a Service Level Indicator - Why not Queue Length 
Joseph L. Hellerstein, Paul Van Leer, Robert F. Berry

Knowledge Based Decision Support for Capacity Management Tools 
Wendy A. Lowe

Sizing Applications by Cooperating: Mastering the Unmeasurable 
Leonard D. Lipner

Capacity Planning for New Applications Throughout a Typical Development Life Cycle 
Jack K. Gunther

Capacity Planning Using Simple Statistical Modelling Techniques 
Tim Gross

New Directions in Model Calibration 
J. Craig Lowery, Lawrence W. Dowdy

A Workload Profiling Approach to Determine the Characterization and Capacity of Networks 
Jack N. Morrison

Forecasting Computer CPU Resources Using Business Elements: A K.I.S.S. Example 
Benjamin Cruz-Uribe

Validating Outsourcing Bids - An Exercise in Long Range Capacity Planning and Forecasting 
Allan Bobko

Performance of Electronic Page Printers 
Thomas E. Bell

The Impact of ESA on Capacity Planning 
Ann Petley-Jones

Logical Partitioning Capabilities 
Alan M. Sherkow

Addressing the NUMA Problem at the Operating Systems Level 
Richard P. LaRowe Jr.

The Use of Multivariate Regression in Evaluating Resource Utilizations of Business Elements 
Michael A. Salsburg

Sizing DB2 Applications - Part I 
David J. Young

3990 Cache Effect on CPU Transaction Cost 
Rick Lebsack

Simulation of LAN Based DBMS Applications 
David S. Willsey, James Cho

Sizing DB2 Applications - Part II 
David J. Young

Capacity Planning/Needs Analysis - The Economy Version 
William Z. Zahavi

Measuring and Modeling UNIX Systems 
Dan Sternadel

Positioning for Storage Management in the 1990's 
Dave Ainger

Upgrading the Capacity Planning Process 
Linwood Merritt

A Successful Capacity Analysis 
Robert E. Chaney

System/390 Construction...A Builder's Perspective 
Harry Zimmer

An Introduction to IBM's Image Processing Architecture 
Frank M. Bereznay

The Continuing Evolution: Repeatable, Responsive Capacity Management 
Francis J. Machung

PS/2 LAN Capacity Evaluation 
Khin Than

Considerations in Management Reporting 
Daniel Kaberon

Management Reporting - The Easy Way 
Linda J. Carroll

Quantifying MultiProcessor Overheads 
H. Pat Artis

Strategies for Hardware Acquisition 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

Logical Partitioning - How Free is Free 
Philip L. Schilt

Capacity Planning Concepts 
Ray Wicks

Peformance Modeling of Computer Systems: The Petri Net Approach 
Robert Y. Al-Jaar

Network Data Analysis 
Eric D. Ho, Deborah Fowler

The Stress Test Tutorial 
Gene M. Leganza

Storage Device Selection from an SMS Perspective 
William J. Mee

Using Queueing Systems to Identify a CPU Saturation Situation when Running MVS Under VM 
Paul Waldowski

Latent Demand: Estimation and Planning 
Nancy Migdal

Benchmarking a Co-operative Application 
Uriel J. Carrasquilla

A "Space" Based Approach to MVS DASD Capacity Planning 
Kenneth E. Levy

Exploratory Data Analysis of DB2 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

Measuring a Processor Upgrade on a Batch System with Live Workload: A Case Study 
Benjamin Cruz-Uribe

An Introduction to Time Series Forecasting for CPE 
Brian O. Barnett

Resource Usage and Capacity Management in Large UNIX Environments 
Robb K. Newman

Automated Multi-Vendor Multi-Site Capacity Planning 
Tim Foxon

A Comparison of Resource Managers for VM/XA 
Margaret M. Doherty, William G. Pope

An Easy Way to Measure BMPs in a DBCTL Environment 
Hamid Tavakolian

After the Survey 
Janet E. Stuelpner, Robert C. Stuelpner

Capacity Planning Concepts 
Ray Wicks

DASD

DASD Audit System 
Theresa R. Westbrook

A Three Phase Approach to Ensure DB2 Application Performance 
Seetha Lakshmi

An Integrated Approach to Configure DASD Paths and Actuators 
Joseph B. Major

Equipment Acceptance Tests: Risk Assessment Methods 
Joseph B. Major

Cache Management: Subsystem and Data Set Level Approaches 
Gilbert E. Houtekamer

DASD Capacity Planning: A Tutorial 
Michael B. Marcus

Cached Controller Performance: Past, Present and Future 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

Availability and Performance Considerations of the I/O Subsystem 
Anthony G. Mungal

VSAM/LSR - Recognizing and Smoothing Those Response Time Bumps, ACase Study in a CICS Environment 
David Konz

Using Equipment Life Cyle Analysis to Optimize Investments in Information Technology 
Jack A. Heine

Using Dual Copy for Prime Shift DASD Hardware Maintenance 
Dale K. St. Amant

Understanding DASD Fragmentation Indexes 
Guy Garon

More Magic and Mayhem: Formulas, Equations and Relationships forI/O and Storage Subsystems 
Jerry L. Rosenberg

Tuning VSAM Files - Index Control Intervals 
Michael D. Sachais

3990 Cache Effect on CPU Transaction Cost 
Rick Lebsack

Performance Expectations of Different DASD Technology 
John Persyn

DASD Performance Comparison: A Simple, Practical Method 
Mark P. Grinnell

Time Analysis for DASD Cache Management 
Douglas A. Truesdell

Positioning for Storage Management in the 1990's 
Dave Ainger

Evaluating Impacts of Cache Hits on I/O Subsystem Performance 
Anil K. Sahai, Charles Harris

DASD: IBM Direct Access Storage Devices 
Robert Johnson

Storage Device Selection from an SMS Perspective 
William J. Mee

How to Tune DASD - A Methodology and Specifics 
William R. Fairchild

To Compress or Not to Compress DB2 Tables 
Anoular Jamoussi

A Simple Statistical Model of Cache Reference Locality, and its Application to Cache Planning, Measurement and Control 
Bruce McNutt

DB2

A Three Phase Approach to Ensure DB2 Application Performance 
Seetha Lakshmi

DB2 Performance Metrics 
Joel Goldstein

Sizing DB2 Applications - Part I 
David J. Young

Sizing DB2 Applications - Part II 
David J. Young

Identifying Opportunities to Improve Performance of DB2 Based Applications 
Glenn M. Price

Creating and Monitoring SLA's in an IMS/DB2 Environment 
Kevin R. Payne

To Compress or Not to Compress DB2 Tables 
Anoular Jamoussi

DB2 Performance Trace - Maximizing the Benefits while Minimizing the Overhead 
Carol Rimicci

Exploratory Data Analysis of DB2 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

DEC Systems

Capacity Planning/Needs Analysis - The Economy Version 
William Z. Zahavi

Database Systems

A Three Phase Approach to Ensure DB2 Application Performance 
Seetha Lakshmi

An Integrated Approach to Configure DASD Paths and Actuators 
Joseph B. Major

Simulation of LAN Based DBMS Applications 
David S. Willsey, James Cho

DB2 Performance Metrics 
Joel Goldstein

Tuning VSAM Files - Index Control Intervals 
Michael D. Sachais

Simulation of LAN Based DBMS Applications 
David S. Willsey, James Cho

IMS/ESA 3.1 and the Storage Hierarchy 
William L. Arkins

To Compress or Not to Compress DB2 Tables 
Anoular Jamoussi

Expert Systems

Performance Engineering - Better Bred than Dead 
Carol-Ann Wilson

DB2 Performance Metrics 
Joel Goldstein

The Value Analysis Methodology: An "Autofocus" for Information Technology 
Michael A. Salsburg

Knowledge Based Decision Support for Capacity Management Tools 
Wendy A. Lowe

Expert Systems a Threat or an Assistant 
Edward C. H. Hu

Expert Systems in Automated Operations - The Automated Batch WorkLoad Management Example 
Mordechai Gal-Or

Advanced Automation - The Technique for Data Center Management Survival for the Nineties 
John Connor

Automated Multi-Vendor Multi-Site Capacity Planning 
Tim Foxon

Hewlett Packard

Measuring and Modeling UNIX Systems 
Dan Sternadel

Performance Management in a Distributed Computing Environment 
Wayne S. Morris

I/O Systems

An Integrated Approach to Configure DASD Paths and Actuators 
Joseph B. Major

Declaring War on Tape 
Fred T. Jezior

Cache Management: Subsystem and Data Set Level Approaches 
Gilbert E. Houtekamer

The Value Analysis Methodology: An "Autofocus" for Information Technology 
Michael A. Salsburg

Cached Controller Performance: Past, Present and Future 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

Availability and Performance Considerations of the I/O Subsystem 
Anthony G. Mungal

VSAM/LSR - Recognizing and Smoothing Those Response Time Bumps, ACase Study in a CICS Environment 
David Konz

Using Dual Copy for Prime Shift DASD Hardware Maintenance 
Dale K. St. Amant

Understanding DASD Fragmentation Indexes 
Guy Garon

More Magic and Mayhem: Formulas, Equations and Relationships forI/O and Storage Subsystems 
Jerry L. Rosenberg

3990 Cache Effect on CPU Transaction Cost 
Rick Lebsack

Performance Expectations of Different DASD Technology 
John Persyn

DASD Performance Comparison: A Simple, Practical Method 
Mark P. Grinnell

Time Analysis for DASD Cache Management 
Douglas A. Truesdell

Positioning for Storage Management in the 1990's 
Dave Ainger

Evaluating Impacts of Cache Hits on I/O Subsystem Performance 
Anil K. Sahai, Charles Harris

The Evolution of the System/390 I/O Subsystem 
H. Pat Artis

DASD: IBM Direct Access Storage Devices 
Robert Johnson

IMS/ESA 3.1 and the Storage Hierarchy 
William L. Arkins

I/O Avoidance Using Hiperbatch 
Joseph Dwyer

Storage Device Selection from an SMS Perspective 
William J. Mee

How to Tune DASD - A Methodology and Specifics 
William R. Fairchild

A "Space" Based Approach to MVS DASD Capacity Planning 
Kenneth E. Levy

An Engineering Study of Sharing Filesystems Between Mainframe UNIX Systems Utilizing a Cache Controller 
Anthony J. Gaseor

A Simple Statistical Model of Cache Reference Locality, and its Application to Cache Planning, Measurement and Control 
Bruce McNutt

I/S Management

Managing Mission-Critical Applications for Peak Performance 
Douglas H. Marden

Equipment Acceptance Tests: Risk Assessment Methods 
Joseph B. Major

RMF Evaluation Methodology: Assessing the "Health" of a System 
A. L. (Roy) Jones

The Value Analysis Methodology: An "Autofocus" for Information Technology 
Michael A. Salsburg

Business Impact Analysis for Disaster Recovery Resource Planning 
John Wandzilak, Raymond Murphy

CICS/ESA Performance and Capacity Management 
Ivan L. Gelb

Capacity Planning from Failure to Success: A Management Perspective 
Dave J. Claridge

The Politics of Capacity Management 
Patricia J. Hunter, Philip Clark

Capacity Planning for New Applications Throughout a Typical Development Life Cycle 
Jack K. Gunther

Validating Outsourcing Bids - An Exercise in Long Range Capacity Planning and Forecasting 
Allan Bobko

The Impact of ESA on Capacity Planning 
Ann Petley-Jones

Using Equipment Life Cyle Analysis to Optimize Investments in Information Technology 
Jack A. Heine

DASD: IBM Direct Access Storage Devices 
Robert Johnson

Evaluating the Capacity Planner 
Ted C. Keller

You Can't Work in the Dark! Understanding Automated Data Center Operations 
George E. Kurtz

Account Management: Key to IS Success 
Sue Felix

Upgrading the Capacity Planning Process 
Linwood Merritt

Executive Reporting: Bridging the Gap 
John D. Ebner

MVS/ESA SP4.2 Performance Management: Time for New Legends 
Stephen L. Samson

A Successful Capacity Analysis 
Robert E. Chaney

System/390 Construction...A Builder's Perspective 
Harry Zimmer

Performance Management in a Distributed Computing Environment 
Wayne S. Morris

Performance Engineering of Software Systems 
Connie U. Smith

What do You Really Expect from a Benchmark?: A Beginners' Perspective 
Philip Clark, Patricia J. Hunter

An Introduction to IBM's Image Processing Architecture 
Frank M. Bereznay

The Continuing Evolution: Repeatable, Responsive Capacity Management 
Francis J. Machung

The Costs of Storage: Guiding Users in Media Selection 
Rich Olcott

Considerations in Management Reporting 
Daniel Kaberon

Management Reporting - The Easy Way 
Linda J. Carroll

Advanced Automation - The Technique for Data Center Management Survival for the Nineties 
John Connor

Strategies for Hardware Acquisition 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

MVS Performance Management: ESA/390 Edition 
Stephen L. Samson

An Object-Oriented Data Model for the Automation of Computer Performance Management 
Robert F. Berry, Joseph L. Hellerstein, Paul Van Leer

Performance Management - A New Era to the 90's & Beyond 
Curtis L. Massie

Latent Demand: Estimation and Planning 
Nancy Migdal

Automated Multi-Vendor Multi-Site Capacity Planning 
Tim Foxon

IMS

Reducing IMS Resource Consumption 
Paul A. Gersch

IMS/ESA 3.1 and the Storage Hierarchy 
William L. Arkins

Creating and Monitoring SLA's in an IMS/DB2 Environment 
Kevin R. Payne

An IMS Tuning Overview for the MVS Performance Analyst 
Paul A. Gersch

A Technique to Provide Early Warning of Response Degradation 
David Sadler

An Easy Way to Measure BMPs in a DBCTL Environment 
Hamid Tavakolian

Local Area Networks

Data Communications Identification Techniques for use in Chargeback, Capacity Planning and Reporting 
Jack Mintz

Characterizing Client-Server Workload on an Ethernet 
Richard B. Bunt

Distributed Network Design: A Tutorial 
Tachen Leo Lo

PS/2 LAN Capacity Evaluation 
Khin Than

Network Modelling for a Real-Time Training Facility 
Daniel T. Wick, Ankur R. Hajare

Performance Modelling of a LAN Bridge 
Ankur R. Hajare, Daniel T. Wick

LANs: Architecture, Performance and Futures 
Richard L. Gimarc

MVS

Cache Management: Subsystem and Data Set Level Approaches 
Gilbert E. Houtekamer

Predicting Storage Requirements for CADAM/CATIA Subsystems Using Analytic Models 
Deborah A. Sheetz

RMF Evaluation Methodology: Assessing the "Health" of a System 
A. L. (Roy) Jones

MVS/ESA Working Set Management and Block Paging for Numerically Intensive Computing 
James Wang, Linton B. Ward

Availability and Performance Considerations of the I/O Subsystem 
Anthony G. Mungal

Choosing a Service Level Indicator - Why not Queue Length 
Joseph L. Hellerstein, Paul Van Leer, Robert F. Berry

VSAM/LSR - Recognizing and Smoothing Those Response Time Bumps, ACase Study in a CICS Environment 
David Konz

Performance of Electronic Page Printers 
Thomas E. Bell

The Impact of ESA on Capacity Planning 
Ann Petley-Jones

Logical Partitioning Capabilities 
Alan M. Sherkow

Understanding DASD Fragmentation Indexes 
Guy Garon

More Magic and Mayhem: Formulas, Equations and Relationships forI/O and Storage Subsystems 
Jerry L. Rosenberg

Expert Systems in Automated Operations - The Automated Batch WorkLoad Management Example 
Mordechai Gal-Or

The Evolution of the System/390 I/O Subsystem 
H. Pat Artis

DASD: IBM Direct Access Storage Devices 
Robert Johnson

I/O Avoidance Using Hiperbatch 
Joseph Dwyer

Executive Reporting: Bridging the Gap 
John D. Ebner

MVS/ESA SP4.2 Performance Management: Time for New Legends 
Stephen L. Samson

System/390 Construction...A Builder's Perspective 
Harry Zimmer

What do You Really Expect from a Benchmark?: A Beginners' Perspective 
Philip Clark, Patricia J. Hunter

When 31 Bit REAL is not Enough... 
Rick Brandenstein

Quantifying MultiProcessor Overheads 
H. Pat Artis

Strategies for Hardware Acquisition 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

Logical Partitioning - How Free is Free 
Philip L. Schilt

Capacity Planning Concepts 
Ray Wicks

CICS/VS: A Guide to Application Debugging 
Eugene S. Hudders

CAD Application Performance on MVS Systems 
John H. Picklo

MVS Performance Management: ESA/390 Edition 
Stephen L. Samson

Using Queueing Systems to Identify a CPU Saturation Situation when Running MVS Under VM 
Paul Waldowski

To Compress or Not to Compress DB2 Tables 
Anoular Jamoussi

Hiperbatch: What is it and How do I Use it 
David H. Snell

MVS Memory Management 
Mark B. Friedman

Dispatching Priority Management 
Carolyn Hanna

Capacity Planning Concepts 
Ray Wicks

Management Reporting

Data Communications Identification Techniques for use in Chargeback, Capacity Planning and Reporting 
Jack Mintz

Measuring Software Development Productivity - A Case Study Using both "Lines of Code" and "Function Point" Metrics 
Waheed Siddiqee

RMF Evaluation Methodology: Assessing the "Health" of a System 
A. L. (Roy) Jones

Presenting Effectively to Upper Management 
Jeffry A. Schwartz

Capacity Planning from Failure to Success: A Management Perspective 
Dave J. Claridge

The Politics of Capacity Management 
Patricia J. Hunter, Philip Clark

Basic Analysis and Reporting of Mainframe Utilization and Performance 
Daniel E. Lodter

Account Management: Key to IS Success 
Sue Felix

Executive Reporting: Bridging the Gap 
John D. Ebner

A Successful Capacity Analysis 
Robert E. Chaney

The Continuing Evolution: Repeatable, Responsive Capacity Management 
Francis J. Machung

The Costs of Storage: Guiding Users in Media Selection 
Rich Olcott

Considerations in Management Reporting 
Daniel Kaberon

Management Reporting - The Easy Way 
Linda J. Carroll

The Practical Aspects of Producing SNA Network Availability Reports 
Sue P. King

A Structured Approach to Management Reporting 
Howard Le Setkowsky

Advanced Automation - The Technique for Data Center Management Survival for the Nineties 
John Connor

Using Queueing Systems to Identify a CPU Saturation Situation when Running MVS Under VM 
Paul Waldowski

How to Tune DASD - A Methodology and Specifics 
William R. Fairchild

Workload Characterization for Storage Modeling 
Rich Olcott

Automated Multi-Vendor Multi-Site Capacity Planning 
Tim Foxon

Mini Computers

Techniques for Using a Mainframe to Monitor AS/400 Performance Data 
Carolyn Barnett

Solving Performance Problems 
Clark R. Hodder

Networks

Data Communications Identification Techniques for use in Chargeback, Capacity Planning and Reporting 
Jack Mintz

A Workload Profiling Approach to Determine the Characterization and Capacity of Networks 
Jack N. Morrison

Characterizing Client-Server Workload on an Ethernet 
Richard B. Bunt

Performance Management in a Distributed Computing Environment 
Wayne S. Morris

Distributed Network Design: A Tutorial 
Tachen Leo Lo

PS/2 LAN Capacity Evaluation 
Khin Than

The Practical Aspects of Producing SNA Network Availability Reports 
Sue P. King

Solving Performance Problems 
Clark R. Hodder

Peformance Modeling of Computer Systems: The Petri Net Approach 
Robert Y. Al-Jaar

Network Modelling for a Real-Time Training Facility 
Daniel T. Wick, Ankur R. Hajare

Performance Modelling of a LAN Bridge 
Ankur R. Hajare, Daniel T. Wick

Network Data Analysis 
Eric D. Ho, Deborah Fowler

LANs: Architecture, Performance and Futures 
Richard L. Gimarc

Computer Aided Network Performance Tuning 
Nalini T. Joshi

Availability of a Remote Processing Network 
Rene Cornejo

Study of the Performance Impact of NFS Workload on Large Mainframe UNIX Systems 
Elias Drakopoulos

Office Automation

An Introduction to IBM's Image Processing Architecture 
Frank M. Bereznay

LANs: Architecture, Performance and Futures 
Richard L. Gimarc

Performance Management

Managing Mission-Critical Applications for Peak Performance 
Douglas H. Marden

Predicting Storage Requirements for CADAM/CATIA Subsystems Using Analytic Models 
Deborah A. Sheetz

Reducing IMS Resource Consumption 
Paul A. Gersch

RMF Evaluation Methodology: Assessing the "Health" of a System 
A. L. (Roy) Jones

A Performance Engineer's View of Systems Development and Trials 
Adam Grummitt

MVS/ESA Working Set Management and Block Paging for Numerically Intensive Computing 
James Wang, Linton B. Ward

MVS/ESA Performance, Accounting and Capacity Data that is now Captured in MVS/ESA Version 4.2 
H. W. Barry Merrill

DB2 Performance Metrics 
Joel Goldstein

Availability and Performance Considerations of the I/O Subsystem 
Anthony G. Mungal

CICS/ESA Performance and Capacity Management 
Ivan L. Gelb

Using CICS Monitor Data to Profile MRO and ISC Activity 
John R. Peters

Basic Analysis and Reporting of Mainframe Utilization and Performance 
Daniel E. Lodter

Choosing a Service Level Indicator - Why not Queue Length 
Joseph L. Hellerstein, Paul Van Leer, Robert F. Berry

Capacity Planning Using Simple Statistical Modelling Techniques 
Tim Gross

Logical Partitioning Capabilities 
Alan M. Sherkow

More Magic and Mayhem: Formulas, Equations and Relationships forI/O and Storage Subsystems 
Jerry L. Rosenberg

Tuning VSAM Files - Index Control Intervals 
Michael D. Sachais

3990 Cache Effect on CPU Transaction Cost 
Rick Lebsack

Performance Expectations of Different DASD Technology 
John Persyn

Identifying Opportunities to Improve Performance of DB2 Based Applications 
Glenn M. Price

Positioning for Storage Management in the 1990's 
Dave Ainger

Evaluating Impacts of Cache Hits on I/O Subsystem Performance 
Anil K. Sahai, Charles Harris

DASD: IBM Direct Access Storage Devices 
Robert Johnson

IMS/ESA 3.1 and the Storage Hierarchy 
William L. Arkins

I/O Avoidance Using Hiperbatch 
Joseph Dwyer

MVS/ESA SP4.2 Performance Management: Time for New Legends 
Stephen L. Samson

A Successful Capacity Analysis 
Robert E. Chaney

System/390 Construction...A Builder's Perspective 
Harry Zimmer

Performance Management in a Distributed Computing Environment 
Wayne S. Morris

Performance Engineering of Software Systems 
Connie U. Smith

The Practical Aspects of Producing SNA Network Availability Reports 
Sue P. King

Advanced Automation - The Technique for Data Center Management Survival for the Nineties 
John Connor

Solving Performance Problems 
Clark R. Hodder

When 31 Bit REAL is not Enough... 
Rick Brandenstein

CAD Application Performance on MVS Systems 
John H. Picklo

Network Data Analysis 
Eric D. Ho, Deborah Fowler

MVS Performance Management: ESA/390 Edition 
Stephen L. Samson

The Stress Test Tutorial 
Gene M. Leganza

Storage Device Selection from an SMS Perspective 
William J. Mee

Using Queueing Systems to Identify a CPU Saturation Situation when Running MVS Under VM 
Paul Waldowski

How to Tune DASD - A Methodology and Specifics 
William R. Fairchild

To Compress or Not to Compress DB2 Tables 
Anoular Jamoussi

DB2 Performance Trace - Maximizing the Benefits while Minimizing the Overhead 
Carol Rimicci

An Object-Oriented Data Model for the Automation of Computer Performance Management 
Robert F. Berry, Joseph L. Hellerstein, Paul Van Leer

An IMS Tuning Overview for the MVS Performance Analyst 
Paul A. Gersch

A Technique to Provide Early Warning of Response Degradation 
David Sadler

Hiperbatch: What is it and How do I Use it 
David H. Snell

MVS Memory Management 
Mark B. Friedman

Dispatching Priority Management 
Carolyn Hanna

Computer Aided Network Performance Tuning 
Nalini T. Joshi

Performance Management - A New Era to the 90's & Beyond 
Curtis L. Massie

Paging in VM/ESA 
William H. Tetzlaff, Hossein H. Ghannad

Latent Demand: Estimation and Planning 
Nancy Migdal

Benchmarking a Co-operative Application 
Uriel J. Carrasquilla

The Art of Computer Systems Performance Analysis 
Raj Jain

Defining Performance Objectives and Specifications 
Stuart R. Goodgold

Performance Management & The Security of Networked Computers 
Michael W. Stowe

Resource Usage and Capacity Management in Large UNIX Environments 
Robb K. Newman

A Comparison of Resource Managers for VM/XA 
Margaret M. Doherty, William G. Pope

Evaluating Page Residency Time with Examples from VM/ESA 
William H. Tetzlaff, Hossein H. Ghannad

An Experiment with VM/XA Share 
William G. Pope, Margaret M. Doherty

A Simple Statistical Model of Cache Reference Locality, and its Application to Cache Planning, Measurement and Control 
Bruce McNutt

Study of the Performance Impact of NFS Workload on Large Mainframe UNIX Systems 
Elias Drakopoulos

A Runaway Process Control Mechanism 
Chung-Chieh Lee

Personal Computers

A Three Phase Approach to Ensure DB2 Application Performance 
Seetha Lakshmi

Predicting Storage Requirements for CADAM/CATIA Subsystems Using Analytic Models 
Deborah A. Sheetz

Knowledge Based Decision Support for Capacity Management Tools 
Wendy A. Lowe

New Directions in Model Calibration 
J. Craig Lowery, Lawrence W. Dowdy

Performance Expectations of Different DASD Technology 
John Persyn

Expert Systems in Automated Operations - The Automated Batch WorkLoad Management Example 
Mordechai Gal-Or

Measuring and Modeling UNIX Systems 
Dan Sternadel

Performance Engineering of Software Systems 
Connie U. Smith

PS/2 LAN Capacity Evaluation 
Khin Than

A Structured Approach to Management Reporting 
Howard Le Setkowsky

Peformance Modeling of Computer Systems: The Petri Net Approach 
Robert Y. Al-Jaar

Network Data Analysis 
Eric D. Ho, Deborah Fowler

LANs: Architecture, Performance and Futures 
Richard L. Gimarc

Analysis of Queued Message Communication Between Processors 
Hossein H. Ghannad, William H. Tetzlaff

The Art of Computer Systems Performance Analysis 
Raj Jain

Fundamentals of Performance Modeling 
Michael K. Molloy

Simulation Models

Managing Mission-Critical Applications for Peak Performance 
Douglas H. Marden

Measuring Software Development Productivity - A Case Study Using both "Lines of Code" and "Function Point" Metrics 
Waheed Siddiqee

A Performance Engineer's View of Systems Development and Trials 
Adam Grummitt

Knowledge Based Decision Support for Capacity Management Tools 
Wendy A. Lowe

Sizing Applications by Cooperating: Mastering the Unmeasurable 
Leonard D. Lipner

Capacity Planning for New Applications Throughout a Typical Development Life Cycle 
Jack K. Gunther

Identifying Opportunities to Improve Performance of DB2 Based Applications 
Glenn M. Price

Expert Systems a Threat or an Assistant 
Edward C. H. Hu

PS/2 LAN Capacity Evaluation 
Khin Than

Network Modelling for a Real-Time Training Facility 
Daniel T. Wick, Ankur R. Hajare

Performance Modelling of a LAN Bridge 
Ankur R. Hajare, Daniel T. Wick

Analysis of Queued Message Communication Between Processors 
Hossein H. Ghannad, William H. Tetzlaff

Benchmarking a Co-operative Application 
Uriel J. Carrasquilla

The Art of Computer Systems Performance Analysis 
Raj Jain

A "Space" Based Approach to MVS DASD Capacity Planning 
Kenneth E. Levy

Defining Performance Objectives and Specifications 
Stuart R. Goodgold

Fundamentals of Performance Modeling 
Michael K. Molloy

An Introduction to Software Reliability Models 
Yashwant K. Malaiya, Pradip K. Srimani

Workload Characterization for Storage Modeling 
Rich Olcott

Statistical Techniques

Equipment Acceptance Tests: Risk Assessment Methods 
Joseph B. Major

Capacity Planning Using Simple Statistical Modelling Techniques 
Tim Gross

New Directions in Model Calibration 
J. Craig Lowery, Lawrence W. Dowdy

Forecasting Computer CPU Resources Using Business Elements: A K.I.S.S. Example 
Benjamin Cruz-Uribe

Addressing the NUMA Problem at the Operating Systems Level 
Richard P. LaRowe Jr.

The Use of Multivariate Regression in Evaluating Resource Utilizations of Business Elements 
Michael A. Salsburg

Creating and Monitoring SLA's in an IMS/DB2 Environment 
Kevin R. Payne

Performance Management - A New Era to the 90's & Beyond 
Curtis L. Massie

The Art of Computer Systems Performance Analysis 
Raj Jain

Fundamentals of Performance Modeling 
Michael K. Molloy

An Introduction to Software Reliability Models 
Yashwant K. Malaiya, Pradip K. Srimani

Workload Characterization for Storage Modeling 
Rich Olcott

Exploratory Data Analysis of DB2 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

Measuring a Processor Upgrade on a Batch System with Live Workload: A Case Study 
Benjamin Cruz-Uribe

An Introduction to Time Series Forecasting for CPE 
Brian O. Barnett

An Engineering Study of Sharing Filesystems Between Mainframe UNIX Systems Utilizing a Cache Controller 
Anthony J. Gaseor

A Simple Statistical Model of Cache Reference Locality, and its Application to Cache Planning, Measurement and Control 
Bruce McNutt

TSO

Dispatching Priority Management 
Carolyn Hanna

Teleprocessing

Computer Aided Network Performance Tuning 
Nalini T. Joshi

Availability of a Remote Processing Network 
Rene Cornejo

Performance Management & The Security of Networked Computers 
Michael W. Stowe

UNIX

Capacity Planning/Needs Analysis - The Economy Version 
William Z. Zahavi

Measuring and Modeling UNIX Systems 
Dan Sternadel

Performance Management in a Distributed Computing Environment 
Wayne S. Morris

What do You Really Expect from a Benchmark?: A Beginners' Perspective 
Philip Clark, Patricia J. Hunter

The Costs of Storage: Guiding Users in Media Selection 
Rich Olcott

An Engineering Study of Sharing Filesystems Between Mainframe UNIX Systems Utilizing a Cache Controller 
Anthony J. Gaseor

An Introductory Tutorial to UNIX Performance & Tuning 
Robert F. Sauers, J. Robert Ryan

Chargeback in the 90s Panel 
Sidney Finehirsh

How Fast is Your Workstation's Memory 
Stephen P. Beever

Software Performance Engineering Panel 
Connie U. Smith, Ph.D.

The Status of Open Standards in System Performance Evaluation, Management and Administration 
Srirama Dronamraju, A. Naseem

Resource Usage and Capacity Management in Large UNIX Environments 
Robb K. Newman

Automated Multi-Vendor Multi-Site Capacity Planning 
Tim Foxon

Performance Analysis in GUI Environments under UNIX 
Yefim Somin

Study of the Performance Impact of NFS Workload on Large Mainframe UNIX Systems 
Elias Drakopoulos

A Runaway Process Control Mechanism 
Chung-Chieh Lee

User Productivity

Choosing a Service Level Indicator - Why not Queue Length 
Joseph L. Hellerstein, Paul Van Leer, Robert F. Berry

An Introduction to IBM's Image Processing Architecture 
Frank M. Bereznay

Advanced Automation - The Technique for Data Center Management Survival for the Nineties 
John Connor

Logical Partitioning - How Free is Free 
Philip L. Schilt

Performance Management - A New Era to the 90's & Beyond 
Curtis L. Massie

An Engineering Study of Sharing Filesystems Between Mainframe UNIX Systems Utilizing a Cache Controller 
Anthony J. Gaseor

Performance Analysis in GUI Environments under UNIX 
Yefim Somin

A Comparison of Resource Managers for VM/XA 
Margaret M. Doherty, William G. Pope

VM

Choosing a Service Level Indicator - Why not Queue Length 
Joseph L. Hellerstein, Paul Van Leer, Robert F. Berry

Paging in VM/ESA 
William H. Tetzlaff, Hossein H. Ghannad

A Comparison of Resource Managers for VM/XA 
Margaret M. Doherty, William G. Pope

Evaluating Page Residency Time with Examples from VM/ESA 
William H. Tetzlaff, Hossein H. Ghannad

An Experiment with VM/XA Share 
William G. Pope, Margaret M. Doherty

Workload Characterization

How to Avoid Disaster in Planning for New Applications: Benchmarking and Modeling as a Solution 
Ellen M. Friedman

The Politics of Capacity Management 
Patricia J. Hunter, Philip Clark

New Directions in Model Calibration 
J. Craig Lowery, Lawrence W. Dowdy

A Workload Profiling Approach to Determine the Characterization and Capacity of Networks 
Jack N. Morrison

Forecasting Computer CPU Resources Using Business Elements: A K.I.S.S. Example 
Benjamin Cruz-Uribe

Characterizing Client-Server Workload on an Ethernet 
Richard B. Bunt

Addressing the NUMA Problem at the Operating Systems Level 
Richard P. LaRowe Jr.

The Use of Multivariate Regression in Evaluating Resource Utilizations of Business Elements 
Michael A. Salsburg

Measuring and Modeling UNIX Systems 
Dan Sternadel

Creating and Monitoring SLA's in an IMS/DB2 Environment 
Kevin R. Payne

Solving Performance Problems 
Clark R. Hodder

Latent Demand: Estimation and Planning 
Nancy Migdal

Benchmarking a Co-operative Application 
Uriel J. Carrasquilla

Workload Characterization for Storage Modeling 
Rich Olcott

Exploratory Data Analysis of DB2 
Bernard Domanski, Sidney W. Soberman

Measuring a Processor Upgrade on a Batch System with Live Workload: A Case Study 
Benjamin Cruz-Uribe

Performance Analysis in GUI Environments under UNIX 
Yefim Somin

An Experiment with VM/XA Share 
William G. Pope, Margaret M. Doherty

An Easy Way to Measure BMPs in a DBCTL Environment 
Hamid Tavakolian

A Simple Statistical Model of Cache Reference Locality, and its Application to Cache Planning, Measurement and Control 
Bruce McNutt

Study of the Performance Impact of NFS Workload on Large Mainframe UNIX Systems 
Elias Drakopoulos

A Runaway Process Control Mechanism 
Chung-Chieh Lee

Workload Forecasting

How to Avoid Disaster in Planning for New Applications: Benchmarking and Modeling as a Solution 
Ellen M. Friedman

CICS/ESA Performance and Capacity Management 
Ivan L. Gelb

Capacity Planning for New Applications Throughout a Typical Development Life Cycle 
Jack K. Gunther

Capacity Planning Using Simple Statistical Modelling Techniques 
Tim Gross

New Directions in Model Calibration 
J. Craig Lowery, Lawrence W. Dowdy

A Workload Profiling Approach to Determine the Characterization and Capacity of Networks 
Jack N. Morrison

Forecasting Computer CPU Resources Using Business Elements: A K.I.S.S. Example 
Benjamin Cruz-Uribe

Validating Outsourcing Bids - An Exercise in Long Range Capacity Planning and Forecasting 
Allan Bobko

Sizing DB2 Applications - Part I 
David J. Young

Capacity Planning/Needs Analysis - The Economy Version 
William Z. Zahavi

A Successful Capacity Analysis 
Robert E. Chaney

The Continuing Evolution: Repeatable, Responsive Capacity Management 
Francis J. Machung

Capacity Planning Concepts 
Ray Wicks

Latent Demand: Estimation and Planning 
Nancy Migdal

A "Space" Based Approach to MVS DASD Capacity Planning 
Kenneth E. Levy

An Introduction to Time Series Forecasting for CPE 
Brian O. Barnett

A Comparison of Resource Managers for VM/XA 
Margaret M. Doherty, William G. Pope

An Easy Way to Measure BMPs in a DBCTL Environment 
Hamid Tavakolian

After the Survey 
Janet E. Stuelpner, Robert C. Stuelpner

Capacity Planning Concepts 
Ray Wicks