Conference Proceedings: 2003

CMG2003 Papers

 

Capacity Planning

A Study of Capacity Planning for Database Management Systems with OLAP Workloads
Xilin Cui, Patrick Martin, Wendy L Powley

Australia CMG Best Paper: Data From the Windows Server Family - Whats there and Ways to get it out!
Steve Dunn

Disk Subsystem Capacity Management, Based on Business Drivers, I/O Performance Metrics and MASF
Igor A. Trubin, Linwood Merritt

From Raw Data to Management Reports – Historical Performance Data Made Useful
Bradford Camp, Chris Lynn

LSPR (Large Scale Processor Reference) and its Implications
Gregory V. Caliri

Measuring CPU Time from Hyper-Threading Enabled Intel Processors
Scott Johnson

Midrange Server Resource Mining
Rick L. Keck, Tom Hatcher

Performance Modeling and Evaluation of Large-Scale J2EE Applications
Samuel D. Kounev, Alejandro P Buchmann

Responsive Consolidation
Michael A. Salsburg

Selling the Upgrade in Pictures and Words
Robert E. Chaney

Switching Hardware Platforms: From Solaris to Linux and Surviving!
Sidney W. Soberman

Time Stable Workload Characterization Techniques
Ron R. Kaminski

UK CMG Best Paper: Demand Management - Measuring the Piece of String
Amanda H. Goddard

Web Load Testing Made Easy: Testing with WCAT and WAST for Windows Applications
Ellen M. Friedman, Jerry L Rosenberg

Workload Characterization and Capacity Planning for MS SQL Server
Yefim Somin

Database Management

A Bottom-Up Approach to DB2 Performance Reporting and Tuning
Daniel L. Luksetich

Access Path Selection: Evolution and Revolution
Frank J. Ingrassia

Capacity Management for New Real Time Enterprise Applications
Dr. Boris Zibitsker, Barry Hicks

DB2 UDB ESE Capacity Management Tradeoffs
Dr. Boris Zibitsker

DB2 z/OS Version 8 Impacts on Design and Performance
Susan M. Lawson

The Buffer Pool Hit Ratio is Dead!
Joel Goldstein

Future Technologies

Enforcing Quality of Service Using Decentralized Runtime Feedback Control
Dr. Yixin Diao

Mainframe Scalability in the Windows Environment
Michael A. Salsburg

Measurement Principles for Web Services
Dr. Jeffrey P. Buzen, Leo Parker

Men are From Mars, Women Are From Venus, Web Services are From Betelgeuse
Denise P. Kalm, Annie W Shum

Virtually Everything
Michael A. Salsburg

Management and Chargeback

A Roadmap to Success in Capacity Management (or – Why Real-time Monitors are a Waste of Time!)
Tim Foxon

Computer Cost Accounting: Determining Labor Content of IS Services
Dr. Thomas E. Bell

Hackers, Viruses and DoS, Oh No!
Richard Austin

Introduction to the ITIL Framework & the Capacity Management Process
Dr. Porter Sherman

Is There Value in the RFP Process?
John H. Silver

The Value of IT: A Strategic Perspective
Rick Lebsack

Math and Statistics

Business Metrics and Capacity Planning
Ron R. Kaminski, Yiping Ding

Effect of service disciplines on waiting time in M/M/(1,n) systems
Dr. Robert N. Will

Methodology to Quantify the Performance Characteristics of Web Based Server Systems
Dr. Dominique A. Heger

On the Use of Performance Models to Design Self-Managing Computer Systems
Daniel A. Menasce, Mohamed Bennani

Performance Implications of Hyper-Threading
Yiping Ding, Ethan Bolker, Arjun Kumar

The Service Quality Imperative
Perry A. Gibson

Workload Modeling for Web-based Systems
Dr. Shubhashis Sengupta, Rajeshwari Ganesan

Modeling

Business Metrics and Capacity Planning
Ron R. Kaminski, Yiping Ding

Effect of service disciplines on waiting time in M/M/(1,n) systems
Dr. Robert N. Will

Methodology to Quantify the Performance Characteristics of Web Based Server Systems
Dr. Dominique A. Heger

On the Use of Performance Models to Design Self-Managing Computer Systems
Daniel A. Menasce, Mohamed Bennani

Performance Implications of Hyper-Threading
Yiping Ding, Ethan Bolker, Arjun Kumar

The Service Quality Imperative
Perry A. Gibson

Workload Modeling for Web-based Systems
Dr. Shubhashis Sengupta, Rajeshwari Ganesan

Network

Projecting the Impact of Lotus Notes Server Consolidation on a Large Corporate Network
Sue L. Rosansky

TCP/IP Performance Management for Dummies
Nalini J. Elkins

Other Subjects

Design and Sizing of an Enterprise Backup and Recovery Solution
Tim Follen, Judi Britt

How to Create a Web Service with .NET
Dr. Bernard Domanski

IT Asset Management
Cathy A. Wright

On Automated Monitoring and Reporting of Enterprise Quality of Service
Mike Tsykin, James Bouhana

SWAT: A Tool for Stress Testing Session-based Web Applications
Diwakar Krishnamurthy, Jerome A Rolia, Shikharesh Majumdar

The Mysteries of Patents Unraveled
Melissa A. Haapala, Libby H Hope, Mark D Trenner

Performance Management

A Comparison Approach to Public Sector IT Investment and IT Management Effects on Performance
Christopher P. Strasser

A Simplified Initial Approach Toward Identifying the Root Cause of End-to-End Performance Problems
Brian Johnson

Automating Process and Workload Pathology Detection
Ron R. Kaminski

Effective Policy Management Approaches Using Conceptual Modeling
Steve Halladay, Charles A Milligan

End-to-End Performance Monitoring for Mobile Internet Access Services
Prof. Dr. Robert D. van der Mei

Evaluating Server Load Balancing Solutions
Sanjay Raja

Italy CMG Best Paper: From System Management to Service Management
Flavio Gaj

Managing Mainframe Performance in a Web Based World
G Jay Lipovich

Managing the Unmanageable Web: Worms, Blackouts, Hacktivism, Cost-Cutting, and the Distributed Enterprise
Lloyd Taylor

No More Downloading - Using SAS/ODS to Create SAS Graphs and HTML Documents for OS/390 Systems
Patricia E. Wingfield

Passive Measurements for Performance Analysis of E-Business Sites
Renuka S.R.

Performance and Scalability Verification of .NET Application
Renuka S.R.

Performance Assured by Capacity Management: Experience Refined Through ITIL Practice
Adam Grummitt

Performance Diagnosis Support for IIS6 Through Request Tracking
Dr. Insung Park

Performance Forensics
Bob Sneed

Performance Management at an Earth Science Supercomputer Center
James W. McGalliard, Richard Glassbrook

Platune - Take Back the Data Center!
Kelly L. Vogt

Server Consolidation and Grid Computing: Performance Implications
Yiping Ding, Kenneth Newman

The Case of the Unaffinitized App
Michael A. Salsburg

The Seven Steps to Highly Effective STROBE Use
Craig Hodgins

Three Network Technologies and Their Effect on SQL Server Performance
Robert A. Johnson

Virtual Memory Constraints in 32-bit Windows
Mark B. Friedman

WLM – The Lives & Times of Transactions on z/OS
Peter Enrico

Workload License Charges: Impact on Performance and Capacity Planning
Alan M. Sherkow

Workload Manager Phase III - Getting WLM to Work for You
Ian C. Baldwin

Zen and the Art of Application Performance Management
Craig Hodgins

Software Performance Engineering

A Kernel Library for Benchmark Program Generators
Jozo J. Dujmovic, Sakir M Cengiz

A Trading System That Uses the Internet: Performance Critical Development to Match the Competition
Mark M. Maccabee

Best Practices for Software Performance Engineering
Dr. Connie U. Smith, Lloyd G Williams

Is WebSphere Too Heavy?
William R. Sullivan

Making the Business Case for Software Performance Engineering
Lloyd G. Williams, Connie U Smith

More New Software Antipatterns: Even More Ways to Shoot Yourself in the Foot
Dr. Connie U. Smith, Lloyd G Williams

PetStore-WS: Measuring the Performance Implications of Web Services
Kai S. Juse, Samuel D Kounev, Alejandro P Buchmann

Response Time: If You Can't Beat It.... Hide It.
Jack B. Woolley

Scaling Up Java Applications on Windows Servers
Peter Johnson

Using the JVMPI to Understand the Behavior of Java Classes During the Development Process
Carl J. De Pasquale

Storage

A Simple Approach to FICON Channel Performance
Alexandre Brandwajn

Benchmarking a Networked Backup System Using Natural Workloads - Transforming Interesting Data into Useful Information
Bryan Drake

Exchange 2000 RAID 1+0 versus RAID 5 Performance on a Hitachi Thunder Series 9570V™ System
Joe A. Carlisle

Metrics for Virtual Tape Subsystems
William T. Gray

Performance and Capacity Planning Basics For Storage Networking - Invited/Presented at SWC for CMG
Greg P. Schulz

Securing Storage and Storage Networks
Greg P. Schulz

Storage Networking Primer and Update
Greg P. Schulz

The Design of the SPC-2 Benchmark
Bruce McNutt

Understanding FICON Channel Path Metrics
H. Pat Artis