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Conference Program


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Saturday, March 12, 2016

Workshops (see workshop websites for program)

09:00-17:30 (full day)
The Fifth International Workshop on Large-Scale Testing (LT 2016)

09:00-17:30 (full day)
2nd International Workshop on Performance Analysis of Big data Systems (PABS)

09:00-17:30 (full day)
Workshop on Challenges in Performance Methods for Software Development (WOSP-C'16)

Sunday, March 13, 2016


09:00-12:30 (incl. 30-minute coffee break)
Incorporating Software Performance Engineering Methods Practice into the Software Development Life Cycle

09:00-12:30 (incl. 30-minute coffee break)
Building Custom, Efficient and Accurate Memory Monitoring Tools for Java Applicationsslides)


14:00-17:30 (incl. 30-minute coffee break)
Application Performance Management in Virtualized Datacenters(slides)

14:00-17:30 (incl. 30-minute coffee break)
Automated Parameterization of Performance Models from Measurementsslides)

Monday, March 14, 2016


Case studies from the real world: The importance of measurement and analysis in building better systemsslides)

Maximum Likelihood Estimation of Closed Queueing Network Demands from Queue Length Data (slides)

David Maplesden, Ewan Tempero, John Hosking and John Grundy. A Cost/Benefit Approach to Performance Analysis

Automated Extraction of Network Traffic Models Suitable for Performance Simulation

Learning From Source Code History to Identify Performance Failures

Resource and Performance Distribution Prediction for Large Scale Analytics Queries (slides)

Automatic Performance Modelling from Application Performance Monitoring (APM) Data: An Experience Report

Analyzing the Efficiency of a Green University Data Center

Interconnect Emulator for Aiding Performance Analysis of Distributed Memory Applications

Parallel Graph Processing: Prejudice and State of the Art (slides)

Asking ''What?'', Automating the ''How?'': The Vision of Declarative Performance Engineering (slides)

Thomas Begin and Alexandre Brandwajn. Predicting the System Performance by Combining Calibrated Performance Models of its Components - A Preliminary Study (slides)

Towards Using Code Coverage Metrics for Performance Comparison on the Implementation Level (slides)

Pre-deployment Performance Estimation of IO Intensive Workloads

BFT-Bench: A Framework to Evaluate BFT Protocols (slides)

Towards Performance and Scalability Analysis of Distibuted Memory Programs on Large-Scale Clusters (slides)

Empirical Analysis of Performance Problems at Code Level

Ji Xue, Evgenia Smirni, Robert Birke and Lydia Y. Chen. PROST: Prediction for Resource Usages with Spatial and Temporal Dependencies

Nick Principe and Vernon Miller. SPEC SFS 2014: Application-Level Storage Performance Evaluation

diagnoseIT: Expert-Guided Automatic Diagnosis of Performance Problems in Enterprise Applications (poster)

Vincenzo Ferme and Cesare Pautasso. Integrating Faban with Docker for Performance Benchmarking

David Schmidt, Lisa Roderick and Andrew Bond. Inspiring Virtualization Innovation - SPECvirt_dc

Ahmed Ali-Eldin, Alexey Ilyushkin, Bogdan Ghit, Nikolas Herbst, Alessandro Papadopoulos and Alexandru Iosup. Benchmarking Auto-Scaling Algorithms

Yasir Ibrahim and Waleed Ahmed. New Technique Using Multiple Symmetric keys for Multilevel Encryption

Alexandru Iosup, Samuel Kounev and Kai Sachs. SPEC Research Group's Cloud Working Group (poster)

Nikolas Roman Herbst, Andreas Weber, Samuel Kounev and Henning Groenda. BUNGEE: An Elasticity Benchmark for Self-Adaptive IaaS Cloud Environments (poster)

The Vision of Declarative Performance Engineering (poster)


Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Microservices for Scalabilityslides)

Performance Modeling of Maximal Sharing

Variations in CPU Power Consumption

End-to-End Java Security Performance Enhancements for Oracle SPARC Servers (slides)

Amit Kalele and Anubhav Jain. Accelerating The Optimal Trade-Off Circular Harmonic Function Filter Design on Multicore Systems

Tatsuma Matsuki and Naoki Matsuoka. A Resource Contention Analysis Framework for Diagnosis of Application Performance Anomalies in Consolidated Cloud Environments (slides)

Beyond Energy-Efficiency: Evaluating Green Datacenter Applications for Energy-Agility

Zhan Qiu, Juan F. Perez and Peter Harrison. Tackling Latency via Replication in Distributed Systems (slides)

Mark Grechanik, Qi Luo, Denys Poshyvanyk and Adam Porter. Enhancing Rules For Cloud Resource Provisioning Via Learned Software Performance Models (slides)

Optimized eeeBond: Energy Efficiency with non-Proportional Router Network Interfaces (slides)

Sarat Sreepathi, Ed D'Azevedo, Bobby Philip and Patrick Worley. Communication Characterization and Optimization of Applications Using Topology-Aware Task Mapping on Large Supercomputers

Manjula Peiris and James Hill. Automatically Detecting "Excessive Dynamic Memory Allocations'' Software Performance Anti-Pattern

Efficient and Viable Handling of Large Object Traces (slides)

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Cloudy, Foggy and Misty Internet of Thingsslides)

Scalable End-to-End Data I/O over Enterprise and Data-Center Networks. (slides, presented by Dantong Yu)

Efficient Tracing and Versatile Analysis of Lock Contention in Java Applications on the Virtual Machine Level (slides)

Analysis of Overhead in Dynamic Java Performance Monitoring (slides)

Jesun Firoz, Martina Barnas, Marcin Zalewski and Andrew Lumsdaine. The value of variance (slides)

Sara Fioravanti, Simone Mattolini, Fulvio Patara and Enrico Vicario. Experimental performance evaluation of different data models for a reflection software architecture over NoSQL persistence layers (slides)

Optimizing the Performance-Related Configurations of Object-Relational Mapping Frameworks Using a Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm (slides)

SPEC Research Group (RG)