Conference Proceedings: 1993

CMG1993 Papers

 

Application Analysis

Adding Performance Considerations to Your Application Development Methodology 
Linda N. Haitani

Application Cost/Performance Improvement Methodology 
Matt Haley

Application Performance - Problems, Pitfalls and Strategies 
Douglas H. Marden

Function Point Delivery Rates under Various Environments: Some Actual Results 
M. Waheed Siddiqee

Proactive Performance Engineering: I Don't Have to Be Kicked in the Head Twice! 
Richard J. Bolesta

Capacity & Performance Management

Adapting Statistical Quality Control to the Management of Computer Performance 
Richard J. Schwartz

AS/400 Performance Management Technology 
Walter H. Schwane

Baseline Interval Selection 
William John Chisholm Jr.

Basic Capacity Planning During a CPU Upgrade 
Harold J. Heinz

Capacity Planning of AS/400 Systems 
Eric D. Ho & Lynor Lisi

Capacity Planning: Tips and Techniques 
Tim Follen

Comparing Processor Performance: How to Specify What You Want and Determine if You Got It 
Dr. H. Pat Artis & Jim Walters

CPU QRatio 
Bob Chaney Jr.

Enterprise Wide Alert System: A Pro-Active Approach 
Jerry W. Steinhardt

Hardware Projections Using Natural Forecasting Units 
Teymoor Rashid

High Utilization Effect: How Global Processor Cache Improves System Throughput 
Catherine S. Nolan & Jack N. Morrison

Implementing an Enhanced Capacity Planning Methodology 
Linwood Merritt

Introduction to Numerically Intensive Computing for Capacity Planners and Performance Specialists 
Clifford J. Goosmann

Rating Processors Without Benchmarks: An Introductory Tutorial 
Gene Leganza

Some Tough Puzzles: A Possible Role for AI in CPE 
Ray Dickensheets

System Performance Benchmarks : Proprietary and Public 
KR Huppler & IS Kiss

The Role of the CPE Professional in an Outsourced Environment ...(or, There's Life After Outsourcing) 
Gregory Caliri

Total Quality Management and Computer Performance Evaluation: Identifying the Overlaps and Maximizing Your Quality Capacity 
Ronald D. Lear

Tracking Data in Capacity Planning 
Ray Wicks

Using Stress Testing to Uncover Performance Bottlenecks in a Telephone Network Engineering Software System 
T. Steven Yuen

Capacity Planning

8 1/2 
James McGalliard

Mainframe Evaluations - a Strategy for the 90s 
James E. Wild

Parallel Processing In The Glass House: Evaluating Alternatives For Commercial Applications 
Ron Waid & Thomas G. Confrey

Performance Assurance: A New Paradigm for Performance and Capacity Planning 
G. Jay Lipovich

Requesting Proposals: Getting Better Solutions by Asking Better Questions 
Randolph L. Smith

Service Level Based Capacity Planning 
Dan Day

Database & Transaction Systems

A Simple Capacity Model of Massively Parallel Transaction Systems 
Neil J. Gunther

Automated CICS Performance Management 
John L. Connor

CICS Transaction Routing: Costs and Comparisons 
David J. Young

DB2 Performance Cookbook - How and When DB2 Design Ingredients Make Sweet and Sour Performance 
Glynn B. Giacone

DB2 Processing Performance: A Case Study 
Sue L. Rosansky

Distributed Data Base Systems 
Annette Hagood

IMS DC Monitor Review Made Easy 
Roger Aukerman

More Engines, Faster Engines, and Partial Engines 
Steven R. Hackenberg

Online System VSAM LSR Buffer Tuning Technique 
Kaison Yen & J. Alan Gray

Performance and Capacity Planning for the Teradata DBC/1012 
Kenneth C. Jones

Performance Evaluation of Database Computers with High Level of Parallel Processing 
Gdaliy G. Sigalov & Boris E. Zibitsker

Software Performance Engineering (SPE) in the Transaction Processing Facility (TPF) Environment 
Pat Furrow & Doug Hanson

To Normalize or Denormalize, That is the Question 
Marsha Hanus

Financial Analysis

Getting Ready for Chargeback - Preparations, Politics, Technical Hurdles, and Great Expectations 
Gregory Caliri

Measuring and Monitoring the Cost Efficiency of Data Centers 
John F. Thomas

Outsourcing: Risk or Advantage 
Linda J. Carroll

The True Cost of DASD
Richard I. Mizrahi

Network & Interoperability

Congestion Control in High Speed Integrated Service Networks 
Partho Pratim Mishra

Data Link Switching, SDLC Conversion, SDLC Passthrough, Etc. SNA Connection Methods within Today's Wide Area Networks. An Overview 
C. Steven Lingafelt, Sr.

DEC Lastport Protocol - Estimating Network Performance 
Charles Birkhead

Helping your LAN Deliver Inter-functionality Using IP Addresses 
Joan Stone & Christopher Lemelin

Modelling a Multiple Segment LAN 
Ankur R. Hajare

Network Capacity Planning 
John Vicente

Performance Evaluation of TCP/IP Socket API in a Client/Server Environment 
T. Leo Lo

Routing, Shooting and Electrocuting 
Richard Hutcheson

SNAI Performance on a Large-scale UNIX System 
Rayne Chen

TCP/IP Performance in a Client-Server Environment 
Rayne Chen

Tuning Computer Software by Putting 'Knowledge of the Experts' on Your Work Station; An Example 
Hossein H. Ghannad

Open Systems: Client/Server

A Road Map to Client-Server Computing 
Dr. Bernard Domanski

An Introduction to Client/Server Computing 
Jacquelyn Banks

Applications Performance Modeling in Client/Server Environments 
Raymond Venoski & Zheng Liu, Ph.D.

Client/Server Capacity Planning Challenges 
Joseph B. Major

Client/Server Systems Management 
George Dodson & Ruth Heidel

Decentralizing Traditional Processing: The Bumpy Road to the Promised Land 
Randolph L. Smith

Desktop Capacity Studies: A Methodology for Sizing Desktop Computing Systems 
Lorin B. Olsen

Downsizing or Cooperative Processing - What is the Right Choice? 
Eddie Rabinovitch

Management of Distributed Applications 
Jim Rosborough

Oops I'm a Client Server 
Vincent Mraz

Performance and Capacity Management of Distributed UNIX Systems: the Glasshouse Approach 
Eric D. Ho & Boris Geller

Performance Engineering for Client/Server and Distributed Applications 
Jack Gunther

Performance Engineering in a Distributed Environment: A Success Story 
Stuart R. Goodgold

Performance Measurement of Client-Server Architectures: A Document Image Processing System Case Study 
Alan Harbitter & Michael Proppe

Performance Modeling of Open and Distributed Computer Systems 
Sheldon T. Becker & Dennis S. Mok

Spreadsheet Models Using Transaction Arrival Rate to Size Servers 
Carol Swink

Use of the PC to Assist and Present Mainframe Data Analysis 
Linwood Merritt

Open Systems: Single Platform

Accounting for Long Running UNIX Processes 
Joseph W. Glenski

An Analytical System Selection Methodology 
Dr. Edward I. Cohen

An Intelligent Migration from the Mainframe to Workstations: A Case Study in the Pharmaceutical Industry 
Ellen Friedman & Jerry Rosenberg & Banvir Chaudhary & Tho

Automating Performance Reporting in a Windows Environment 
Jeffry A. Schwartz

Issues in Distributed and Open System Resource Management 
Doug McBride

IT Infrastructure Planning: CATCH 22 - 29 or Cost-Benefit Analysis of Performance Engineering & Capacity Management in Open Systems. 
Adam Grummitt

Major Mistakes in Platform Planning 
Jerry L. Rosenberg & Ellen M. Friedman

Management Survival Guide to Open Systems Terminology 
Arvis A. Johnson

Modeling a Major Platform Shift: DEC Alpha AXP 
M. R. Stadelmann

Modeling the Computer Performance of a Satellite Ground Station 
Charles T. Alexander

MVS Network File System Server: Performance Considerations 
Diana B. Husband

Open Systems: Facts and Myths 
Jacquelyn Banks

Porting Your Systems Skills to UNIX 
Mira J. Shapiro & Eileen L. Bianchini

Rightsizing Your Mainframe - Performance Criteria 
James A Hepler

Surviving the 90's: Rightsizing Skills for Capacity and Performance Management 
Dr. Leonard D. Lipner

Tuning the DOS/Windows Environment 
Herbert A. Chong

Workload Characterization and Analysis: Transition from Centralized Systems to Open Systems 
L.E. Heindel & V. A. Kasten

Performance Management

Adapting Statistical Quality Control to the Management of Computer Performance 
Richard J. Schwartz

AS/400 Performance Management Technology 
Walter H. Schwane

Baseline Interval Selection 
William John Chisholm Jr.

Basic Capacity Planning During a CPU Upgrade 
Harold J. Heinz

Capacity Planning of AS/400 Systems 
Eric D. Ho & Lynor Lisi

Capacity Planning: Tips and Techniques 
Tim Follen

Comparing Processor Performance: How to Specify What You Want and Determine if You Got It 
Dr. H. Pat Artis & Jim Walters

CPU QRatio 
Bob Chaney Jr.

Enterprise Wide Alert System: A Pro-Active Approach 
Jerry W. Steinhardt

Hardware Projections Using Natural Forecasting Units 
Teymoor Rashid

High Utilization Effect: How Global Processor Cache Improves System Throughput 
Catherine S. Nolan & Jack N. Morrison

Implementing an Enhanced Capacity Planning Methodology 
Linwood Merritt

Introduction to Numerically Intensive Computing for Capacity Planners and Performance Specialists 
Clifford J. Goosmann

Rating Processors Without Benchmarks: An Introductory Tutorial 
Gene Leganza

Some Tough Puzzles: A Possible Role for AI in CPE 
Ray Dickensheets

System Performance Benchmarks : Proprietary and Public 
KR Huppler & IS Kiss

The Role of the CPE Professional in an Outsourced Environment ...(or, There's Life After Outsourcing) 
Gregory Caliri

Total Quality Management and Computer Performance Evaluation: Identifying the Overlaps and Maximizing Your Quality Capacity 
Ronald D. Lear

Tracking Data in Capacity Planning 
Ray Wicks

Using Stress Testing to Uncover Performance Bottlenecks in a Telephone Network Engineering Software System 
T. Steven Yuen

Actions for Systems Management 
Rich Olcott

Continuous Cost and Quality Improvement: An MIS Case Study 
Guy B. Olney

It's the INFORMATION, Stupid! A Simple and Cost Effective Executive Information System 
Wayne S. Papy & Richard Hoag

Managing the Mainframe as a Business Asset Capacity/Demand Management through Cross Functional Teams 
Dick Hoag & Phil Long

Performance Problem Management: Fire Fighting 90's Style 
Paul A. Gersch

The House of Quality and Service Management 
T. Leo Lo & Kenneth W. Kolence

S/390 Platforms

ABARS - A Critical Piece in the DFSMS Puzzle 
Bradley R. Bruhahn

Central Storage Management with MVS/ESA 
Donald R. Deese

Eliminating I/O with LLA 
Dale St. Amant

ESCON and Performance 
Gail Greenspan

Expanded Storage Management with MVS/ESA 
Donald R. Deese

Logical Partitioning Methodologies 
Carolyn Hanna

Mainframe Workload Change and the Capacity Line 
Joseph B. Major

MVS Performance: Using GTF Trace to Track SRM Sysevents 
Bryant L. Osborn

Performance Benefits and Practical Uses of MVS/ESA Data Spaces 
John Fillers & Gerry Gaintner

The Automated VM Performance Analyst 
Catherine S. Nolan & Alan R. Furman

The Virtual Processor: Capacity and Performance Analysis in a Partitioned Environment with Fractional Engines 
Irwin F. Kraus

Using the MVS/ESA RMF Partition Data Report: A Case Study 
Rosemary P. O'Malley

VM/ESA Performance Management in a PR/SM(TM) Environment 
Robert L. Guenther

Storage & I/O Subsystems

A Guide to RAID Technology 
Mark Friedman

A Pragmatic Approach to Cache Residency Time for the 1990s 
Win Bowman

Analysis of Enhanced Dynamic Cache Management 
Dr. Gilbert E. Houtekamer

Application System/400 Auxiliary Storage Management 
J. L. (Jim) Denton & J. C. (Chuck) Stupca

Concurrent Copy Performance Estimates 
Dr. Gilbert E. Houtekamer

DASD Cache Sizing - Rules of Thumb? 
David P. Griffith

DFSMS/MVS 1.1 and the IBM 3495 Tape Robot 
Chris Fennessy

Dynamic Cache Management and its Effect on On-line Response Time 
George Waterson

ECKD CAID and RAID: When is the Right Time to Write? 
Dr. H. Pat Artis & Dr. Gilbert E. Houtekamer

Improving Throughput Performance in a 3820 Printer Network 
John Shuman

Managing Cache Performance Tunability, Tuning and Dynamic Control 
R. P. Kovach

Managing the Introduction of Automated Tape Subsystems or What to do After the SWAT Team Leaves 
Steve Worstell & Bob Hussey & Jerry Daniel

Measurements of DFSMS Striping and 3990 Multitrack Prestaging 
Jeffrey A. Berger & Chris B. Saul

Modeling, Measuring, and Tuning The Third Wave of Tape Processing 
W.T. Gray

Monitoring SMS - The Benefits 
Ed Hallock & Bob Hayward & Barry Weinstein

RAID for Big Systems?: Getting from Here to There 
John G. Aschoff

RAID, CAID and Virtual Disks: I/O Performance at the Crossroads 
J. P. Buzen & A. W. Shum

Storage Management with DFSMS 
Clayton S. Ching

The Decomposition of DASD Connect Time 
Bill Fairchild

Understanding Background Data Movement in a Log-Structured Disk Subsystem 
Bruce McNutt

Upgrading to the IBM 3490W - A User Experience 
David C. Thorn

Vsam Tuning - Debunking the Myths 
Ronald K. Ferguson

What is an "Average" DASD Seek? 
Bill Fairchild

Workload Characterization / Modeling

A Neural Network Approach to Clustering in Workload Characterization 
Sayed Atef Banawan & Daniele Micci Barreca

Basics of Queueing Theory for Capacity Planning 
Bill Pfeiff

Building Regression Models: An Introduction With a Unix(TM) Case Study 
Joseph L. Hellerstein

Calibrating a Baseline Model 
John Carroll

Development of a CICS Queueing Model - A Case Study 
Tim Follen

Modeling the Performance Budget (A Tutorial) 
Bill Zahavi

MVS Memory Modeling 
Ruud Van Burgel & Gilbert E. Houtekamer

Workload Forecasting: Getting the Right Numbers 
Stan Laugher

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Advantages of the Well-Planned Enterprise - From Strategic Planning Through Service Level Agreements 
Walter C. Ellis & Michael C. Heffner