Conference Proceedings: 2004

CMG2004 Papers

 

Management and Chargeback

A Methodology for Tracking Capital Spending for IT
David F. Redinbaugh

A Performance Process Maturity Model
Michael D. Maddox

Adapting the TileBar Interface for Visualizing Resource Usage
Larry Reeve

AIX Best Practices
Susan Schreitmueller

Asset Management as a Prerequisite for Capacity Planning
John H. Silver

CMG-Italia Best Paper: 7 Deadly Sins in WLC
Dr Fabio M. Ottaviani

Embracing Best Practices: the IT-Business Alignment Cycle
Mary Nugent

Evaluating IT Management Practice
Christopher P. Strasser

Journeying to the Land of On-Demand: Principles to Follow, Pitfalls to Avoid
Annie W. Shum, Jeffrey P. Buzen

Perception is Reality - The Psychology of Performance Management
Denise P. Kalm

Performance Metrics in IT Operation Outsourcing
Dr. Yong-Soo Kim

Self-Aware Business Processes
Michael A. Salsburg

Service Management - The ITIL Framework
Jerry L. Rosenberg

Software Licensing Cost Reduction Strategies for Large Mainframe Environments
Mp Welch, Chris P. Schreck

TCP/IP Chargeback to Enforce Performance Targets
Nalini J. Elkins

UK CMG Best Paper: Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Planning & Management
Elaine Weston

Utility Pricing - Software Licensing Strategies for an On Demand World
David Rowley

Why Develop a Storage Strategy?
John H. Silver

Math and Statistics

Issues in Developing a Simulation Model of an EJB Application Server
Andrew Lee, David Mc Guinness

Linux Load Average Revealed
Dr Neil J. Gunther

More CPUs or more DIMMs? Finding the Optimal Balance between System Components
Judson E. Veazey, Blaine Gaither, Larry J. Thayer

Optimize Server Consolidations with End-to-End Modeling
Tom A. Thompson

Performance Analysis: Converting Data Into Information Using One Simple Statistic Function
Jorge D. Xifra

Performance Impact of Load Balancers on Server Farms
Yiping Ding

Projecting Large Scale Deployments with Multiple Year Rollouts
Christopher A. Newland

Using a Discrete Simulation Tool for Modeling
James Holtman

Web Application Scalability: A Model-Based Approach
Lloyd G. Williams, Connie U. Smith

Modeling

Issues in Developing a Simulation Model of an EJB Application Server
Andrew Lee, David Mc Guinness

Linux Load Average Revealed
Dr Neil J. Gunther

More CPUs or more DIMMs? Finding the Optimal Balance between System Components
Judson E. Veazey, Blaine Gaither, Larry J. Thayer

Optimize Server Consolidations with End-to-End Modeling
Tom A. Thompson

Performance Analysis: Converting Data Into Information Using One Simple Statistic Function
Jorge D. Xifra

Performance Impact of Load Balancers on Server Farms
Yiping Ding

Projecting Large Scale Deployments with Multiple Year Rollouts
Christopher A. Newland

Using a Discrete Simulation Tool for Modeling
James Holtman

Web Application Scalability: A Model-Based Approach
Lloyd G. Williams, Connie U. Smith

Network

A Network Benchmark for the .NET Framework
Dr. Jozo J. Dujmovic, Zoran Avramov

A White Box Look at the Performance of 802.11 Wireless and its Variants
David J. Konz

Configuration and Deployment of a Residential Web Server
Dr. Bernard Domanski, Robert J. Domanski

Generating Realistic TCP Workloads
Felix Hernandez-Campos, F. Donelson Smith, Kevin Jeffay

Network Bandwidth Estimations Based on Use-Case Scenarios
Nikhil Venugopal, Gaurav Caprihan

Web Bandwidth Management using Homemade Tools and Freeware
Sidney W. Soberman

Web Services Are Not Distributed Objects
Dr. Werner Vogels

Performance and Capacity Management

A Finger in the Wind: Forecasting Techniques for Capacity Planning
Linwood Merritt

A Practical Implementation of Guerrrilla Monitoring
James A. Yaple

Automating Workload Characterization by Policy
Ronald R. Kaminski

Best Practices for Server Virtualization
Chris Molloy

Beyond Thresholds: New Directions in QoS Monitoring and Alerting
Mike Tsykin, James Bouhana

Capacity Planning of Voice Response Middleware
Dr. Curtis Hrischuk

Care and Feeding of SMF in the Large System Environment
Joseph L. Babcock

CMG Australia Best Paper: VTS : 'What's Happening'- An Implementation Case Study
Geoff Adams

Corporate Performance Management as a Pragmatic Process in an ITIL World.
Adam Grummitt

DB2 DDF, Life in the Fast Lane
Robert E. Chaney

DB2 Performance Monitoring using Snapshots
Thomas Bodenheimer

Developing and Applying a Distributed Systems Performance Approach for a Web Platform
James Cusick, Terry Welch

Event Tracing for Windows: Best Practices
Dr. Insung Park

Implementing an Evaluation Architecture for Web Proxies
Baoning Wu, Brian D. Davison

IT Web Reporting: All Things to All People
William S. Keezer

Mainframe Global and Workload Level Statistical Exception Detection System, Based on MASF
Igor A. Trubin, Linwood Merritt

Managing All of Your Application's Servers From a Single Web Page
Andrew S. Duffen

Monitoring and Diagnosing Applications with ARM 4.0
Mark W. Johnson

Monitoring Linux with Native Tools
Robert Andresen

Moving Beyond Test and Guess - Using Modeling with Load Testing to Improve Web Application Readiness
Richard Gimarc, Amy C. Spellmann, James Reynolds

Overload Control for Web Services: Web Admission Control
Bart M. Gijsen, Prof. Robert D. van der Me, Pieter J. Meulenhoff

Performance Integration: from Development to Delivery All at Once
Giuseppe Cassone, Giacomo Giannini & Antonio Picca, Andrea Pinnola

Performance of Middleware-based Service Architectures: a Quantitative Approach
Bart M. Gijsen, Prof. Robert D. van der Mei, Marcel Harkema

Performance Testing Protocol
Alexandre Polozoff

Planning for Partitioned AIX Systems
Jaqui Lynch

Principles of Good Benchmark Construction
Shanti Subramanyam

Quality of Service Aspects and Metrics In Grid Computing
Daniel A. Menasce, Emiliano Casalicchio

Seeing the Forest AND the Trees: Capacity Planning for a Large Number of Servers
Linwood Merritt

Service Level Management: More Than Just SLAs
David F. Pultorak

Shared Disk in a Distributed Storage Environment – A Drag on Performance
Dr Rich Olcott

Supersizing Capacity and Performance
Scott B. Small

The Job You Save
Richard Kephart

The Performance Impact of Security Attacks on Enterprise Computing Systems
Dr. Pierre M. Fiorini, Yiping Ding

Too Many Servers, Not Enough Eyes (or – Where Did All These Servers Come From?!?)
Rich Fronheiser

Ubiquitous Data Collection in a Large Distributed Environment
Russell A. Rogers

UNIX Update and Compile Performance Resolution
Douglas A. Tapscott

WLM - Our Experiences Implementing Goals By Online Transaction Response Time
Len Jejer, Raymond J. Smith

Workload Characterization for Websphere Application Server
Yefim Somin

z/OS Performance Management in the Real World
Anthony J. Ruberry

z/Series, Sub Capacity Workload License Charges, Soft-Caps, and WLM
Richard S. Ralston

Software Performance Engineering

An Analytic Model for Predicting the Performance of SOA-Based Enterprise Software Applications
Henry H. Liu, Pat V. Crain

ARMing Apache
David Carter

Collecting Java Performance Measurements Using Byte Code Engineering
Dr. Carl J. De Pasquale

How's My Performance? Dial 1-800-I-AM-FAST
Peter Johnson

How’s Your Memory?
Claire S. Cates

Introduction to Software Performance Engineering
Dr. Connie U. Smith, Lloyd G. Williams

Java Garbage Collection Statistical Analysis 101
Peter Johnson

Performance Comparison of Various Hierarchical Structures in Database Systems
Dr. Serg Mescheryakov

Performance Engineering throughout the Software Life Cycle
Fred M. Richards, Robert N. Will

Performance Improvements from the “Things I Wish They’d Told Me 8 Years Ago” - Visualized
Thomas A. Halinski

Professional Open Source and the Future of JBoss
Marc J. Fleury

The Use of ''R'' for System Performance Analysis
James Holtman

Where’s Waldo: Uncovering Hard-to-Find Application Killers
Claire S. Cates

Storage

A Multi-tiered Model for Performance Analysis of Storage Area Network
Chao Li, Li-zhu Zhou, Chun-xiao Xing

A Performance Advisor for Storage Provisioning
Brian J. Smith, John Aschoff, Stefan Jaquet

A Simplified Approach to Windows Disk Tuning
Mark B. Friedman

Application Performance has Significantly Degraded, It Must be the I/O Subsystem, Please Upgrade It!
Alan Phelan, Bill Zahavi

Business Process Mapping, Data Classification, and Service Level Objectives
Robert Rogers

Disaster Recovery is a Snap
Kathleen N. Hodge

ESCON to FICON Migration Planning
Charles T. McGavin Jr, Tony Mungal

Is a PetaByte More Than We Can Chew?
Michael A. Salsburg

iSCSI - Understanding the Issues
Randy Kerns

Performance and Capacity Planning Basics for Storage Networks V2.0
Greg P. Schulz

Reporting on I/O Configurations using RMF Data: Connecting the Logical to the Physical
Frank M. Bereznay, Shana J. Bereznay

SAN Virtualization Layout and Performance
Bruce McNutt

SQL Server 2000 and Large Storage Deployment
Prem Mehra, Art Ullman

Study of Linux I/O Performance Characteristics for Volume Managers on an Intel Xeon Server
Dr. Xianneng Shen, Clark MacDonald, Randy Taylor

Understanding the Differences between z900 and z990 Service Time Measurements
H. Pat Artis