Conference Proceedings: 2007

Business Performance Management

Adding Business Drivers to the Capacity Planning Process
Linwood Merritt, Gil Reamy

Application View Reporting
Jane G. Fiala-Curry, Barbara L.. Johnson

Building a Capacity Management Team – Lessons Learned
Mary Anne Smith

Everything You Know About Monitoring is Wrong
Mazda T. Marvasti

Future Big Iron Performance and Capacity Specialists – Where will they come from?
Gregory V. Caliri

Generation of Test Schedules for Object Oriented Applications
Tuli Nivas

Has the IT Benchmark Become Obsolete?
Michael Bitterman

Managing and Modernizing Legacy Applications
Gerry W. Leitao

Methodologies for Selecting and Managing IT Performance Measures
Michael Bitterman

Objective Functions for SLA Risk Management
Dr. James Bouhana, Mike Tsykin

Performance of the Business of a Web Portal
Mark M. Maccabee

The Experience of System Responsiveness
Dr Steven C. Seow

The Service-Oriented Organization - People, Politics & Pitfalls
Denise P. Kalm

To Instrument or Not Instrument, That is the Question
James Holtman

UK CMG - Best Paper: Underneath the Spin; a Practical Look at Service Levels (Is what you see what you get?)
Malcolm Gunn

Using a CDB to Uplevel Your Performance Management and Planning Efforts
G Jay Lipovich

Who Measures the Measurers? KPIs and QoS for the Capacity Management Process.
Adam Grummitt

Computer Performance Evaluation

A Quantitative Approach for Determining Service Demands in a Network Load Balanced Scenario
Vikas Gupta, Sachin Wagh

Achieving near Linear Scalability Using Solaris on Numa Architectures
Rickey C. Weisner

An Approach for Accurately Recreating Web Workloads from Production Data
Suresh K. Khemka, Nikhil Venugopal, Gaurav Caprihan

An Empirical Evaluation of Communication and Processing Overhead in Service Oriented Architectures
Daniel A. Menasce

ARM: Getting Started with Application Response Measurement (ARM) and Java the Easy Way
Carl De Pasquale, PhD

Automating the Analysis of Load Test Results to Assess the Scalability and Stability of a Component-
Dr. Andre B. Bondi

Capacity Planning Boot Camp
Dr. Neil J. Gunther

Capacity Planning Boot Camp
Dr. Neil J. Gunther

Capacity Planning Boot Camp
Dr. Neil J. Gunther

Comparative Architecture Performance Analysis At Design Time
Gerald S. Doyle, Elizabeth L. White

Engineering Performance Using Control Theory
Dr. Joseph Hellerstein, Yixin Diao

Help! Flow Control Issues for B2B Gateway Solved by Rapid Turnaround of Designs using Simulation
Nick Chapman

How to Select Significant Workloads in Performance Models
Paolo Cremonesi, Paolo Cremonesi, Giuliano Casale

Improving Simulation Accuracy through the use of Synthetic Alignment Intervals
Dr. Jeffrey P. Buzen

Modeling and Forecasting
Dr Michael A. Salsburg

Modeling and Forecasting
Dr Michael A. Salsburg

Modeling and Forecasting
Dr Michael A. Salsburg

Modeling the Performance Impact of Internet Marketing Campaigns on E-Commerce Sites
Dr. Pierre M. Fiorini, Yiping Ding

Moore’s Law vs. Gates’ Law -- Macro Capacity Management
Dr. Yiping Ding

Multiple Dimensions of Performance Requirements
Alexander Podelko

Performance Management – Top 10 Traps
Megh Thakkar

Performance Monitoring Process for Out of Standard Applications
John S. Van Wagenen

Performance Optimization on Game Consoles
Bruce Dawson

Performance Testing: A Heuristic Approach
Scott Barber

So I have Data on Each Transaction, How Do I Use It?
Luke E. Lofgren

Software Performance Engineering: A Tutorial Introduction
Dr. Lloyd G. Williams, Connie U. Smith

Software Performance Lifecycle at a Large National Bank
Amit Patel

Statistics for Performance Analysis & Capacity Planning
Ray Wicks

Statistics for Performance Analysis & Capacity Planning
Ray Wicks

Statistics for Performance Analysis & Capacity Planning
Ray Wicks

System Management by Exception, Part Final
Dr. Igor A. Trubin, Ray White

The Art and Science of Measurement
Mark B. Friedman

The Art and Science of Measurement
Mark B. Friedman

The Art and Science of Measurement
Mark B. Friedman

The Pros and Cons of Collecting Performance Data using Agentless technology
Dima Seliverstov, John Tavares, Tianxiang Zhang

Top 10 Ways to Kill an SPE Initiative
Dr. Connie U. Smith, Lloyd G. Williams

Using SAS/Graph to Display Performance and Capacity Data
Richard S. Ralston

Using Simulation to Forecast Performance: A Case Study
Tuli Nivas

Why You Can't See Your Real Performance Problems
Cary Millsap

Hot Topics

Adjusting the Fit: VMware ESX Server Workload Analysis Lessons Learned
John Paul

Beyond the Hypervisor Hype
Dr Michael A. Salsburg

Death to Dashboards: Alarming, Performance Management Based on Variance, System Prioritization and Other Thoughts on Data Visualization
Peg McMahon, Justin Martin

Directing the Stream: Using Web 2.0 Technologies for Marketing and Performance
Dr. Bernard Domanski, Rob Domanski

Enterprise Data Management Optimization
Dr. Boris Zibitsker

Improving Packing Algorithms for Server Consolidation
Yasuhiro Ajiro, Atsuhiro Tanaka

Late Breaking: Leveraging the RMF Distributed Dataserver for Real-Time Performance Intelligence
Scott Chapman

Late Breaking: Mainframe Virtualization: The New Alternative
Chris Molloy

Millicomputing: The Coolest Computers and the Flashiest Storage
Adrian Cockcroft

Parallel File System Technologies in a Linux Cluster and GRID Environment
Dr. Dominique A. Heger

Seeing It All at Once with Barry
Dr. Mario Jauvin, Neil J. Gunther

The "Powerful" Capacity Manager
Chris Molloy

The Myth of Precision Planning: Understanding Capacity in an Age of Virtual Parallelism
Dr. Tim R. Norton

The Right Mix of Utility, Consolidation and Virtualization for Optimum Cost-Capacity-Performance.
Adam Grummitt

VMWare ESX Server Workload Analysis: How to Determine Good Candidates for Virtualization
John Paul

Linux and Unix

A Queue Simulation Tool for a High Performance Scientific Computing Center
James W. McGalliard, Carrie Spear

An Open Source ARM 4 Implementation
David Carter

Configuring Linux on z/VM for Performance
Barton C. Robinson

Consolidated Capacity and Performance Reporting
Craig A. Leikis

Java Performance Analysis 401
Peter Johnson

Late Breaking: Installing DB2 V9 on a Linux Server
Robert Andresen

Monitoring and Tuning Open Source Databases
Peter Johnson

Unix/Linux CMG Quick Start Course
Adrian Cockcroft

Unix/Linux CMG Quick Start Course
Adrian Cockcroft

Unix/Linux CMG Quick Start Course
Adrian Cockcroft

Network/Internet

Collecting Actionable Information to Effectively Manage Web Application Performance
Hon Wong

Fighting Against Spam: The ETIS Anti-spam Pilot Project
Dr. Pieter Meulenhoff

Introduction to TCP/IP Performance Management
Nalini Elkins

Introduction to TCP/IP Performance Management
Nalini Elkins

Introduction to TCP/IP Performance Management
Nalini Elkins

The Promise of Network High Availability Systems—How to Properly Measure Convergence Times
Ankur Chadda

Your OSPF Network is BAD!
Major Lai

Storage

A Queueing Analysis of Selected Performance Issues with Virtual Tape and Robotics
William T. Gray

Disk Storage Performance Warranties: Why and Why Not?
Rich Milner, John Gatch

Late Breaking: Storage Performance Council Benchmarks for Storage Management and Information Lifecycle Management
Bruce McNutt

Mainframe Disk Performance Modeling and Open Systems Applicability
Lee Reiersgord, John Gatch

New Developments in Storage Network Protocols
Tom Clark

Performance Considerations for Archiving Data
Randy Kerns

Performance Tuning of Storage System using Design of Experiments
Prabu Dorairaj, Devi Prasad Bhukya, Lakshminarayana Prasad Kantam

Storage Performance Analysis – Drill-Down Case Study
Charles T. McGavin Jr

The What If’s of Storage Capacity Planning
John Baker

To CUP, or not to CUP, that is the FICON question!
Stephen R. Guendert, SAC Storage

Understanding the Performance Implications of Buffer to Buffer Credit Starvation In a FICON Environment
Stephen R. Guendert

Windows

A New Way to Expose Performance Counters on Windows Vista
Wedson Almeida Filho, Ricky Buch, Insung Park

Intelligent Aggregation of System Health Data for Managing Large IT Environments
Vishal Radhakrishnan, Aaron Spinks, Insung Park

Modeling Virtualized LPARs using Coadunation
Clea Zolotow, Elaine Zizzi

Optimize .NET & J2EE Application Performance Using Browser-to-Database Monitoring and Diagnostics
Hon Wong

Techniques for Identifying and Optimizing Resource-Intensive Sql Server Queries
Jeffry Schwartz

Understand the Performance Measures of MS Virtual Server
Dr. Jie Lu, Tianxiang Zhang

Windows System Performance Measurement and Analysis
Jeffry Schwartz

Windows System Performance Measurement and Analysis
Jeffry Schwartz

Windows System Performance Measurement and Analysis
Jeffry Schwartz

zSeries

A z/OS WLM Guy Discovers Enterprise Workload Manager (EWLM)
Glenn R. Anderson

A z/OS WLM Update for DB2 Environments
Glenn R. Anderson

CE CMG - Best Paper: J2EE & Mainframes - When Quality Matters
Wolfram Greis

E2E Performance Monitoring to the Mth Tier (Mainframe Integrated) – The New Industry Standard
Thomas A. Halinski, Eric Repec

Evolving DB2 CPU and Response Metrics
Ned A. Diehl

Introduction to z/OS Monitoring, Tuning, and the Workload Manager
Glenn R. Anderson

Introduction to z/OS Monitoring, Tuning, and the Workload Manager
Glenn R. Anderson

Introduction to z/OS Monitoring, Tuning, and the Workload Manager
Glenn R. Anderson

Planning for Newer Mainframe CPU Technologies (zAAPs, zIIPs and OOCoD)
Linwood Merritt

Reclaim your Performance with DB2 v8
William R. Miller

Taming the Wild Service Definition
Rich Olcott

The Hidden Cost of TCP/IP on z/OS
Bill Yeager

The Myth Of MSU or How Big is the Bucket?
Jim Horne

zIIPS and zAAPs - Understanding Transaction Flows and CPU Measurements
Peter Enrico