Conference Proceedings: 1996

CMG1996 Papers

 

Capacity & Performance Techniques

Data Mining The Original Data Warehouse: Twenty-Five Years And A Million Lines of SAS Later 
Barry Merrill

Designing High-Performance Distributed Applications Using Software Performance Engineering: A Tutorial 
Connie U. Smith

Discovering The Relationships Between Metrics 
Bernard Domanski

Introduction To Capacity Management Techniques 
Linwood Merritt

Methodology For System Performance Evaluation 
Tomoyuki Kawano, Kazuhiko Baba

MQSeries-A Business Solution For The 90's 
Clayton S. Ching

Storing And Using Performance Data From Multiple Platforms 
Linwood Merritt

The Future Looks Bright For DIM 
Mark B. Friedman, Bob Shannon

Understanding The MP Effect: Multiprocessing In Pictures 
Neil J. Gunther

Database & Transaction Processing

CICS Dynamic Transaction Routing: Methods And Techniques 
Steven R. Hackenberg

DB2 Databases: Searching Out The Hot Spots 
Edward A. Woods

DB2 Version 3 & 4 Performance Metrics 
Joel Goldstein

Oracle, Sybase, And Informix: Metrics For Sizing, Planning, Monitoring And Tuning 
Glynn B. Giacone

Sysplex & DB2 Version 4 Data Sharing 
David A. Beulke

Tickets To The Ball Park Fast Estimating Techniques For DB2/MVS 
Chuck Hoover

Distributed Systems

A Benchmark Comparing UNIX And Window NT For Decision Support With Oracle RDBMS 
Rayne Chen

A Real World Client/Server Capacity Study 
Bob Chaney Jr.

An Approach To Open Systems Capacity Management 
Mike Tsykin, Christopher D. Langshaw

Capacity Management Of Distributed Windows NT Servers 
Richard D. Austin

Client-Server Performance Management: Evolution Or Revolution 
Adam Grummitt

Client/Server End-To-End Response Time: Real Life Experience 
Mark M. Maccabee

Is 32-Bit Application Performance As Good As Expected 
Jeffry A. Schwartz

Managing A Shared Server-Issues And Stress Points 
Matthew F. Haley

Managing Your Memory In Solaris And AIX 
Chris B. Hull

Measurement And Analysis Of Client/Server Systems 
Steve Franklin

Measurement And Analysis Of Process & Workload CPU Time In UNIX Environments 
Subhash C. Agrawal, Kenneth Newman, Michael Forsyth, Yefim Somin

Object-Oriented Approach To Performance Management In A Distributed Environment 
Subhash C. Agrawal, Amr Hafez, Albert J. Parent, Richard Schoeller

Operational Needs for Software Products That Manage Batch Workloads and Distributed Computers 
Larry Roche, Henry Newman, Johannes Grawe

Response Time And Resource Budgeting In A Client/Server Application 
Dennis Moya, Prabuddha Biswas

RS/6000 Processor Performance Modeling A Methodology For IBM RISC 6000 Model 990 Modeling And Performance Evaluation 
John R. Zaleski

SAP R/3 In A UNIX Environment: A Case Study For Client/Server Capacity Planning 
Glynn B. Giacone, Javier Munoz

The Case For Personal Computers As Workstations 
Timothy J. Gibson, Ethan L. Miller

The Long And Winding Road To AIX Performance Tuning 
Andrea L. Glaser

UNIX Performance Management: It Doesn't Have To Cost A Fortune 
Jaqueline A. Lynch

UNIX Workload Characterization Using Process Accounting 
James P. Bouhana

Enterprise Technology Management

A Manager's Framework For Enterprise Resource Management 
George I. Thompson

A Method For Evaluation And Selection Of Complex Hardware And Software Systems 
Jozo J. Dujmovic

A Synthesis Of System Analysis And Performance Engineering 
Robert J. Michalsky

Automated Enterprise Systems Reporting Using Microsoft EXCEL VBA 
Kaison Yen

Beyond The Numbers: The Human Side Of Capacity Planning 
Linda Libby

Challenges Of Capacity Planning In A Distributed Environment 
Amy W. Apon

Clearing The Fog: Getting The Value Out Of Your Distributed Computing Assets 
Steve F. Kuekes

Computer Resource Management Using Statistical Quality Methods 
Glen W. Delvecchio

Gaining Management Control Of Client/Server Environments 
George W. Dodson

If It's Client/Server, It Must Be Time To CYA (Control Your Assets) 
Ruth V. Heidel

Outsourcing Network Management: Why, When, How 
Eddie Rabinovitch

Tele-Winds Of Change 
James W. Tummins

I/O Subsystems

Analyzing, Tuning, And Planning For Hybrid Tape Subsystems 
William T. Gray

Banking On Technology: How The Implementation Of Sequential Data Striping And Hardware Data Compression Can Bring Benefit To The Bottom Line 
Steve W. Mawhinney, Catherine S. Nolan

Cache Residency Time: Pragmatic Approach Versus Approximation Technique 
Win J. Bowman

Data Center I/O Patterns And Power Laws 
David L. Peterson

Description Of New DASD Technology 
Thomas Beretvas

High Availability I/O Subsystems: A Comparison Of Remote Copy Approaches 
Anthony G. Mungal

I/O Reference Patterns At Extended Time Scales: An Empirical Study 
Bruce McNutt

Managing UNIX I/O Subsystems 
Robert H. Johnson

On The Relationship Of Server Disk Workloads And Client File Requests 
John R. Heath, Stephen A. R. Houser

Open Systems, Storage, And Performance (For The Mainframe Mind) 
John G. Aschoff

Optimizing Database Allocations 
Junro Nose, Mikio Kiyota

Sibling PEND: Like A Wheel Within A Wheel 
H. Pat Artis

Sled Is Dead, RAID Is Staid, Virtual Disk is Reality 
Heather M. Butchart

Tape Configurations And Volume Stacking 
Gilbert E. Houtekamer

Tape Performance Management 
Clifford J. Goosmann

Tape Performance Tools: A Requirement For The Future 
Diana Lubow

Tape! What You Don't Know Can Hurt You 
John N. Clarke

The Eight Commandments Of Storage Management 
Wayne A. Schumack

Three Methods For Cache Sizing Too Much, Too Little, And Just Right 
David P. Griffith

Internet

Capacity Planning for Web-Based Internet Business Services 
Eric D. Ho, Michael E. Matchett

Experiences With The AT&T Internet Difference Engine 
Fred Douglis

Internet Payment Systems 
Dipto Chakravarty, Salam Dahbour

IT Service Management For World Wide Web Sites 
Daniel J. Squillace, Don O. Koch

Performance Analysis Of A WWW Server 
Virgílio A. F. Almeida, Jussara M. Almeida, Cristina D. Murta

Performance Monitoring And Capacity Planning For Web Servers 
Rodney B. Wallace, Tyrone E. McKoy Jr.

The Performance Impact Of Web Browsers 
Yiping Ding, Subhash C. Agrawal

UNIX Web Server Performance Analysis 
Michael R. Stadelmann, Subhash C. Agrawal

Intranet & World Wide Web

Capacity Planning for Web-Based Internet Business Services 
Eric D. Ho, Michael E. Matchett

Experiences With The AT&T Internet Difference Engine 
Fred Douglis

Internet Payment Systems 
Dipto Chakravarty, Salam Dahbour

IT Service Management For World Wide Web Sites 
Daniel J. Squillace, Don O. Koch

Performance Analysis Of A WWW Server 
Virgílio A. F. Almeida, Jussara M. Almeida, Cristina D. Murta

Performance Monitoring And Capacity Planning For Web Servers 
Rodney B. Wallace, Tyrone E. McKoy Jr.

The Performance Impact Of Web Browsers 
Yiping Ding, Subhash C. Agrawal

UNIX Web Server Performance Analysis 
Michael R. Stadelmann, Subhash C. Agrawal

Network Management

1 + 1 != 2: Welcome To The Jungle Of Performance Benchmarking For Network Backups 
Peter Liu

A Case Study Of Applying Traditional Data Center Capacity Planning Techniques To Your Company's Phone System 
Carl E. Sommer, Tim Rowles

A Workload Control System For A Network Performance Measurement Environment 
Jozo J. Dujmovic, James B. Law

Are You Ready For Tomorrow Today? Understanding Enterprise Network Transmission Technologies 
Tachen Leo Lo

Beyond Bandwidth-Mainframe Style Capacity Planning For Networks And Windows NT 
Jeffrey P. Buzen, Annie W. Shum

Critical Issues In Distributed Network Management 
Robert E. Kinicki

Network Performance Modeling - Get A Grip 
Michael A. Salsburg

Open Enterprise Performance-APPC Response Time Challenge 
Catherine H. Liu

Performance Considerations In File Transfers Using FTP Over Wide-Area ATM Networks 
Luiz A. DaSilva, Rick Lett, Victor Frost

Using SNMP To Analyze The Performance Of Networks And Distributed Systems 
Bernie Davidovics

System/390

Analyzing Processor Speed 
Ray Wicks

Automating Mainframe Reporting Through The LAN 
David B. Adams

Case Study Of A Synthetic Benchmark At The USDA National Information Technology Center 
Kersi Bhiwandiwalla, David Ireland, John Betz, James W. McGalliard

Getting Started In Mainframe Capacity Planning Activities 
Gregory V. Caliri

Moving Work From Bi-Polar To CMOS Technology 
William L. Shelden Jr.

MVS Workload Manager Velocity Goals: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You 
John E. Arwe

Performance Evaluation Of A CMOS Processor Using A Synthetic Assembler Benchmark 
James W. McGalliard, Gary Cline, Joseph Shakelton

Planes, Trains, And Automobiles: What To Do When You Don't Have A Map 
Rick Lebsack

Review SMF Data For Parallel Sysplex 
Page T. Borchetta, Gary King

Systems And Workload Management In The Parallel World 
John L. Connor

The Effects Of MP Serialization On Logical Partitioning Capacity 
Bob Ellsworth

The Parallel Sysplex As SMP: Viewing Performance, Capacity, And Scalability Through A Familiar Lens 
Irwin F. Kraus

WLM Goal Mode Using A Quickstart Service Policy 
Cheryl Watson

Workload Manager In A Sysplex 
Sridhar Gopalaswami, Michael Derbaum

Workload Characterization / Modeling

A Simulation Model Of A Client-Server LAN/WAN Network 
Tim Follen

Benchmarking And Modeling: Pick Your Favorite 
Gilbert E. Houtekamer

Benchmarking: Why, What, How, When And Where 
Jerry L. Rosenberg

Cost-Effective Client-Server Performance Modeling 
Amy C. Spellmann

Fellowship - Simulation And Modeling Of A Simultaneous Multithreading Processor 
Dean M. Tullsen

Fractal Patterns In DASD I/O Traffic 
David L. Peterson, David B. Adams

Introduction To Statistics In Computer Measurement 
Charles T. McGavin Jr.

Modelling Telecommunications Systems That Have Power-Tail (Bursty, Chaotic, Heavy-Tail, Self-Similar, etc.) Traffic 
Lester Lipsky

On The Performance Of Parallel Computers: Order Statistics, Amdahl's Law and Their Applications 
Yiping Ding, Tao Zhang, Lester Lipsky

Performance Engineering A Distributed Architecture (An Evaluation Of Proposed DCE And Encina Cells) 
Diana Szumilas, Sandra McCrady, Ron Leighton

Performance Prediction Of Parallel Applications On Networks Of Workstations 
Daniel A. Menascé, Amar Rao

Rules Of Thumb For Selecting Metrics For Detecting Performance Problems 
Joseph L. Hellerstein

Simalytic Enterprise Modeling - The Best Of Both Worlds 
Tim R. Norton

Statistics For The Algebraically Challenged 
Dick Sziede

Using Analytical Modeling To Ensure Client/Server Application Performance 
Gene M. Leganza