IFIP TC6 Open Digital Library

PERFORM 2010: Vienna, Austria

Performance Evaluation of Computer and Communication Systems. Milestones and Future Challenges - IFIP WG 6.3/7.3 International Workshop, PERFORM 2010, in Honor of Günter Haring on the Occasion of His Emeritus Celebration, Vienna, Austria, October 14-16, 2010, Revised Selected Papers

Karin Anna Hummel, Helmut Hlavacs, Wilfried N. Gansterer

Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6821, ISBN: 978-3-642-25574-8


Milestones and Evolutions

Disappointments and Delights, Fears and Hopes Induced by a Few Decades in Performance Evaluation.

Raymond A. Marie


Model Interoperability for Performance Engineering: Survey of Milestones and Evolution.

Connie U. Smith, Catalina M. Lladó


Tools for Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems: Historical Evolution and Perspectives.

Giuliano Casale, Marco Gribaudo, Giuseppe Serazzi


Trends: Green ICT and Virtual Machines

Energy: A New Criteria for Performances in Large Scale Distributed Systems.

Jean-Marc Pierson


From the Origins of Performance Evaluation to New Green ICT Performance Engineering.

Carlos Juiz, Ramón Puigjaner


Predicting Disk Scheduling Performance with Virtual Machines.

Robert Geist, Zachary H. Jones, James Westall



Modeling Wireless Sensor Networks Using Finite-Source Retrial Queues with Unreliable Orbit.

Patrick Wüchner, János Sztrik, Hermann de Meer


Markov Chains and Spectral Clustering.

Ning Liu, William J. Stewart


On the Analysis of Queues with Heavy Tails: A Non-Extensive Maximum Entropy Formalism and a Generalisation of the Zipf-Mandelbrot Distribution.

Demetres D. Kouvatsos, Salam A. Assi


Performance Evaluation with Hidden Markov Models.

Edmundo de Souza e Silva, Rosa Maria Meri Leão, Richard R. Muntz


Network Protocol Performance Bounding Exploiting Properties of Infinite Dimensional Linear Equations.

Ioannis Stavrakakis


Mobility and Mobile Networks

Modelling Social-Aware Forwarding in Opportunistic Networks.

Chiara Boldrini, Marco Conti, Andrea Passarella


On Lookahead Strategy for Movement-Based Location Update: A General Formulation.

Vicente Casares Giner


Bayesian Estimation of Network-Wide Mean Failure Probability in 3G Cellular Networks.

Angelo Coluccia, Fabio Ricciato, Peter Romirer-Maierhofer


Time Is Perception Is Money - Web Response Times in Mobile Networks with Application to Quality of Experience.

Markus Fiedler, Patrik Arlos, Timothy A. Gonsalves, Anuraag Bhardwaj, Hans Nottehed


Communication and Computer Networks

On Traffic Domination in Communication Networks.

Walid Ben-Ameur, Pablo Pavón-Mariño, Michal Pióro


Improving Clustering Techniques in Wireless Sensor Networks Using Thinning Process.

Monique Becker, Ashish Gupta 0006, Michel Marot, Harmeet Singh


Load Balancing, Analysis, and Management

AWPS - An Architecture for Pro-active Web Performance Management.

Gabriele Kotsis, Martin Pinzger 0002


Analysis of Web Logs: Challenges and Findings.

Maria Carla Calzarossa, Luisa Massari


A Matrix-Analytic Solution for Randomized Load Balancing Models with PH Service Times.

Quan-Lin Li, John C. S. Lui, Yang Wang 0018