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Peer-Reviewed Journal and Magazine Articles

[5] Simon Spinner, Giuliano Casale, Fabian Brosig, and Samuel Kounev. Evaluating Approaches to Resource Demand Estimation. Performance Evaluation, 92:51 -- 71, October 2015, Elsevier B.V. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[4] Nikolas Roman Herbst, Nikolaus Huber, Samuel Kounev, and Erich Amrehn. Self-Adaptive Workload Classification and Forecasting for Proactive Resource Provisioning. Concurrency and Computation - Practice and Experience, John Wiley and Sons, Ltd., 26(12):2053--2078, March 2014. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[3] Kai Sachs, Samuel Kounev, Jean Bacon, and Alejandro Buchmann. Performance evaluation of message-oriented middleware using the SPECjms2007 benchmark. Performance Evaluation, 66(8):410--434, August 2009, Elsevier Science Publishers B. V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[2] Ramon Nou, Samuel Kounev, Ferran Julia, and Jordi Torres. Autonomic QoS control in enterprise Grid environments using online simulation. Journal of Systems and Software, 82(3):486--502, March 2009, Elsevier Science Publishers B. V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | DOI  ]
[1] Samuel Kounev, Börn Weis, and Alejandro Buchmann. Performance Tuning and Optimization of J2EE Applications on the JBoss Platform. Journal of Computer Resource Management, 113, September 2004, Computer Measurement Group (CMG). [ bib | pdf  ]

Peer-Reviewed International Conference, Workshop Papers, and Book Chapters

[46] Johannes Grohmann, Nikolas Herbst, Simon Spinner, and Samuel Kounev. Self-Tuning Resource Demand Estimation (Short Paper). In Proceedings of the 14th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC 2017), Columbus, OH, July 17--21, 2017. [ bib | pdf  | slides  ]
[45] Norbert Schmitt, Jóakim von Kistowski, and Samuel Kounev. Predicting Power Consumption of High-Memory-Bandwidth Workloads (Work-In-Progress Paper). In Proceedings of the 8th ACM/SPEC on International Conference on Performance Engineering, L'Aquila, Italy, 2017, ICPE '17, pages 353--356. ACM, New York, NY, USA. 2017. [ bib | pdf  | slides  | DOI  | http  ]
[44] Matthias Blohm, Maksim Pahlberg, Sebastian Vogel, Jürgen Walter, and Dusan Okanovic. Kieker4DQL: Declarative Performance Measurement. In Proceedings of the 2016 Symposium on Software Performance (SSP), Kiel, Germany, November 8-9, 2016. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  ]
[43] Simon Spinner, Jürgen Walter, and Samuel Kounev. A Reference Architecture for Online Performance Model Extraction in Virtualized Environments. In Proceedings of the 2016 Workshop on Challenges in Performance Methods for Software Development (WOSP-C'16) co-located with 7th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2016), Delft, the Netherlands, March 12, 2016. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  ]
[42] Piotr Rygielski, Viliam Simko, Felix Sittner, Doris Aschenbrenner, Samuel Kounev, and Klaus Schilling. Automated Extraction of Network Traffic Models Suitable for Performance Simulation. In Proceedings of the 7th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2016), Delft, The Netherlands, March 12--18, 2016, pages 27--35. ACM. March 2016, Acceptance rate (Full Paper): 19/57 = 33%. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  | http  ]
[41] Jóakim von Kistowski, Hansfried Block, John Beckett, Cloyce Spradling, Klaus-Dieter Lange, and Samuel Kounev. Variations in CPU Power Consumption. In Proceedings of the 7th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2016), Delft, the Netherlands, March 2016. ACM, New York, NY, USA. March 2016. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  ]
[40] Jens Happe, Benjamin Klatt, Martin Küster, Fabian Brosig, Alexander Wert, Simon Spinner, Christian Stier, and Heiko Koziolek. Getting the Data. In Modeling and Simulating Software Architectures - The Palladio Approach, Ralf H. Reussner, Steffen Becker, Jens Happe, Robert Heinrich, Anne Koziolek, Heiko Koziolek, Max Kramer, and Klaus Krogmann, editors. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2016. In Press. [ bib ]
[39] Aleksandar Milenkoski, Bryan D. Payne, Nuno Antunes, Marco Vieira, Samuel Kounev, Alberto Avritzer, and Matthias Luft. Evaluation of Intrusion Detection Systems in Virtualized Environments Using Attack Injection. In The 18th International Symposium on Research in Attacks, Intrusions, and Defenses (RAID 2015), Kyoto, Japan, November 2015. Springer. November 2015, Acceptance Rate: 23%. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | http  ]
[38] Jóakim von Kistowski, John Beckett, Klaus-Dieter Lange, Hansfried Block, Jeremy A. Arnold, and Samuel Kounev. Energy Efficiency of Hierarchical Server Load Distribution Strategies. In Proceedings of the IEEE 23nd International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS 2015), Atlanta, GA, USA, October 5--7, 2015. IEEE. October 2015, Full paper acceptance rate: 19%. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  ]
[37] Simon Spinner, Nikolas Herbst, Samuel Kounev, Xiaoyun Zhu, Lei Lu, Mustafa Uysal, and Rean Griffith. Proactive Memory Scaling of Virtualized Applications. In Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE 8th International Conference on Cloud Computing (IEEE CLOUD 2015), New York, NY, USA, June 27, 2015, pages 277--284. IEEE. June 2015, Acceptance Rate: 15%. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  ]
[36] Jóakim von Kistowski, Nikolas Roman Herbst, Daniel Zoller, Samuel Kounev, and Andreas Hotho. Modeling and Extracting Load Intensity Profiles. In Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems (SEAMS 2015), Firenze, Italy, May 18--19, 2015. Acceptance rate: 29%. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  ]
[35] Qais Noorshams, Axel Busch, Samuel Kounev, and Ralf Reussner. The Storage Performance Analyzer: Measuring, Monitoring, and Modeling of I/O Performance in Virtualized Environments (Demo Paper). In Proceedings of the 6th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering, Austin, Texas, USA, February 2015, ICPE '15. [ bib | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[34] Jóakim von Kistowski, Hansfried Block, John Beckett, Klaus-Dieter Lange, Jeremy A. Arnold, and Samuel Kounev. Analysis of the Influences on Server Power Consumption and Energy Efficiency for CPU-Intensive Workloads. In Proceedings of the 6th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2015), Austin, TX, USA, February 2015, ICPE '15. ACM, New York, NY, USA. February 2015, acceptance rate: 27%. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  ]
[33] Aleksandar Milenkoski, Bryan D. Payne, Nuno Antunes, Marco Vieira, and Samuel Kounev. Experience Report: An Analysis of Hypercall Handler Vulnerabilities. In Proceedings of The 25th IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2014) --- Research Track, Naples, Italy, November 2014. IEEE, IEEE Computer Society, Washington DC, USA. November 2014, Acceptance Rate: 25%, Best Paper Award Nomination. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | http  ]
[32] Jóakim von Kistowski, Nikolas Roman Herbst, and Samuel Kounev. Using and Extending LIMBO for the Descriptive Modeling of Arrival Behaviors. In Proceedings of the Symposium on Software Performance 2014, Stuttgart, Germany, November 2014, pages 131--140. University of Stuttgart, Faculty of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, and Information Technology. November 2014, Best Poster Award. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  ]
[31] Simon Spinner, Samuel Kounev, Xiaoyun Zhu, Lei Lu, Mustafa Uysal, Anne Holler, and Rean Griffith. Runtime Vertical Scaling of Virtualized Applications via Online Model Estimation. In Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Eighth International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO), London, UK, September 8--12, 2014, pages 157--166. IEEE. September 2014, Acceptance Rate (Full Papers): 26%. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  ]
[30] Qais Noorshams, Axel Busch, Andreas Rentschler, Dominik Bruhn, Samuel Kounev, Petr Tuma, and Ralf Reussner. Automated Modeling of I/O Performance and Interference Effects in Virtualized Storage Systems. In 34th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems Workshops (ICDCS 2014 Workshops). 4th International Workshop on Data Center Performance, DCPerf '14, Madrid, Spain, July 2014, pages 88--93. [ bib | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[29] Qais Noorshams, Roland Reeb, Andreas Rentschler, Samuel Kounev, and Ralf Reussner. Enriching software architecture models with statistical models for performance prediction in modern storage environments. In Proceedings of the 17th International ACM Sigsoft Symposium on Component-based Software Engineering, Marcq-en-Bareul, France, June 2014, CBSE '14, pages 45--54. ACM, New York, NY, USA. June 2014, Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 14/62 = 23%. [ bib | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[28] Rouven Krebs, Simon Spinner, Nadia Ahmed, and Samuel Kounev. Resource Usage Control In Multi-Tenant Applications. In Proceedings of the 14th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid 2014), Chicago, IL, USA, May 26, 2014, pages 122--131. IEEE/ACM. May 2014, Acceptance Rate: 19% (54/283). [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | DOI  ]
[27] Simon Spinner, Giuliano Casale, Xiaoyun Zhu, and Samuel Kounev. LibReDE: A Library for Resource Demand Estimation (Demo Paper). In Proceedings of the 5th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2014), Dublin, Ireland, March 22--26, 2014, pages 227--228. ACM Press, New York, NY, USA. March 2014. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[26] Jóakim von Kistowski, Nikolas Roman Herbst, and Samuel Kounev. Modeling Variations in Load Intensity over Time. In Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Large-Scale Testing (LT 2014), co-located with the 5th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2014), Dublin, Ireland, March 22, 2014, pages 1--4. ACM, New York, NY, USA. March 2014. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  | http  ]
[25] Jóakim von Kistowski, Nikolas Roman Herbst, and Samuel Kounev. LIMBO: A Tool For Modeling Variable Load Intensities (Demo Paper). In Proceedings of the 5th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2014), Dublin, Ireland, March 22--26, 2014, ICPE '14, pages 225--226. ACM, New York, NY, USA. March 2014. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  | http  ]
[24] Robert Vaupel, Qais Noorshams, Samuel Kounev, and Ralf Reussner. Using Queuing Models for Large System Migration Scenarios -- An Industrial Case Study with IBM System z. In Computer Performance Engineering, Proceedings of the 10th European Performance Engineering Workshop (EPEW 2013), Venice, Italy, Maria Simonetta Balsamo, William J. Knottenbelt, and Andrea Marin, editors, volume 8168 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), pages 263--275. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, September 2013. [ bib | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[23] Simon Spinner, Samuel Kounev, Xiaoyun Zhu, and Mustafa Uysal. Towards Online Performance Model Extraction in Virtualized Environments (position paper). In Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Models @ Run.time (MRT 2013) co-located with ACM/IEEE 16th International Conference on Model Driven Engineering Languages and Systems (MODELS 2013), Nelly Bencomo, Robert France, Sebastian Götz, and Bernhard Rumpe, editors, Miami, Florida, USA, Sept 29, 2013, pages 89--95. CEUR-WS. Sept 2013. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[22] Fabian Brosig, Fabian Gorsler, Nikolaus Huber, and Samuel Kounev. Evaluating Approaches for Performance Prediction in Virtualized Environments (Short Paper). In Proceedings of the IEEE 21st International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS 2013), San Francisco, USA, August 14--16, 2013. [ bib | pdf  ]
[21] Qais Noorshams, Samuel Kounev, and Ralf Reussner. Experimental Evaluation of the Performance-Influencing Factors of Virtualized Storage Systems. In Computer Performance Engineering. 9th European Performance Engineering Workshop (EPEW 2012), Munich, Germany, July 30, 2012, and 28th UK Performance Engineering Workshop (UKPEW 2012), Edinburgh, UK, July 2, 2012, Revised Selected Papers, Mirco Tribastone, and Stephen Gilmore, editors, volume 7587 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), pages 63--79. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, July 2013. [ bib | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[20] Nikolas Roman Herbst, Nikolaus Huber, Samuel Kounev, and Erich Amrehn. Self-Adaptive Workload Classification and Forecasting for Proactive Resource Provisioning. In Proceedings of the 4th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2013), Prague, Czech Republic, April 21--24, 2013, pages 187--198. ACM, New York, NY, USA. April 2013. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  | http  ]
[19] Aleksandar Milenkoski, Bryan D. Payne, Nuno Antunes, Marco Vieira, and Samuel Kounev. HInjector: Injecting Hypercall Attacks for Evaluating VMI-based Intrusion Detection Systems (Poster Paper). In The 2013 Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC 2013), New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, March 2013. Applied Computer Security Associates (ACSA), Maryland, USA. March 2013. [ bib | pdf  | http  ]
[18] Qais Noorshams, Kiana Rostami, Samuel Kounev, Petr Tuma, and Ralf Reussner. I/O Performance Modeling of Virtualized Storage Systems. In Proceedings of the 21st IEEE International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS 2013), San Francisco, USA, 2013, MASCOTS'13, pages 121--130. Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 44/163 = 27%. [ bib | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[17] Qais Noorshams, Andreas Rentschler, Samuel Kounev, and Ralf Reussner. A Generic Approach for Architecture-level Performance Modeling and Prediction of Virtualized Storage Systems. In Proceedings of the ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering, Prague, Czech Republic, 2013, ICPE '13, pages 339--342. ACM, New York, NY, USA. 2013. [ bib | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[16] Qais Noorshams, Dominik Bruhn, Samuel Kounev, and Ralf Reussner. Predictive Performance Modeling of Virtualized Storage Systems using Optimized Statistical Regression Techniques. In Proceedings of the ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2013), Prague, Czech Republic, 2013, ICPE'13, pages 283--294. ACM, New York, NY, USA. 2013. [ bib | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[15] Samuel Kounev, Nikolaus Huber, Simon Spinner, and Fabian Brosig. Model-based techniques for performance engineering of business information systems. In Business Modeling and Software Design, Boris Shishkov, editor, volume 0109 of Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing (LNBIP), pages 19--37. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2012. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[14] Nikolaus Huber, Marcel von Quast, Fabian Brosig, Michael Hauck, and Samuel Kounev. A Method for Experimental Analysis and Modeling of Virtualization Performance Overhead. In Cloud Computing and Services Science, Ivan Ivanov, Marten van Sinderen, and Boris Shishkov, editors, Service Science: Research and Innovations in the Service Economy, pages 353--370. Springer, New York, 2012. [ bib | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[13] Fabian Brosig, Nikolaus Huber, and Samuel Kounev. Automated Extraction of Architecture-Level Performance Models of Distributed Component-Based Systems. In 26th IEEE/ACM International Conference On Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2011), November 2011. Oread, Lawrence, Kansas. Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 14.7% (37/252). [ bib | abstract  | pdf  ]
[12] Samuel Kounev. Performance Engineering of Business Information Systems - Filling the Gap between High-level Business Services and Low-level Performance Models. In International Symposium on Business Modeling and Software Design (BMSD 2011), Sofia, Bulgaria, July 27--28, 2011, July 2011. [ bib | pdf  ]
[11] Nikolaus Huber, Marcel von Quast, Michael Hauck, and Samuel Kounev. Evaluating and Modeling Virtualization Performance Overhead for Cloud Environments. In Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2011), Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, May 7--9, 2011, pages 563 -- 573. SciTePress. May 2011, Acceptance Rate: 18/164 = 10.9%, Best Paper Award. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  ]
[10] Samuel Kounev, Konstantin Bender, Fabian Brosig, Nikolaus Huber, and Russell Okamoto. Automated simulation-based capacity planning for enterprise data fabrics. In 4th International ICST Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SIMUtools 2011), March 21--25, 2011, Barcelona, Spain, March 2011. Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 29.8% (23/77), ICST Best Paper Award. [ bib | pdf  ]
[9] Nikolaus Huber, Marcel von Quast, Fabian Brosig, and Samuel Kounev. Analysis of the Performance-Influencing Factors of Virtualization Platforms. In The 12th International Symposium on Distributed Objects, Middleware, and Applications (DOA 2010), Crete, Greece, October 26, 2010. Springer Verlag, Crete, Greece. October 2010, Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 33%. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  ]
[8] Fabian Brosig, Samuel Kounev, and Klaus Krogmann. Automated Extraction of Palladio Component Models from Running Enterprise Java Applications. In Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Run-time mOdels for Self-managing Systems and Applications (ROSSA 2009). In conjunction with Fourth International Conference on Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools (VALUETOOLS 2009), Pisa, Italy, October 19, 2009., October 2009. ACM, New York, NY, USA. October 2009. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  ]
[7] Samuel Kounev. Software Performance Evaluation. In Wiley Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Engineering, edited by Benjamin W. Wah. Wiley-Interscience, John Wiley & Sons Inc., January 2009. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[6] Kai Sachs, Samuel Kounev, Jean Bacon, and Alejandro Buchmann. Workload Characterization of the SPECjms2007 Benchmark. In Formal Methods and Stochastic Models for Performance Evaluation, Proceedings of the 4th European Performance Engineering Workshop (EPEW 2007), Berlin, Germany, September 27--28, 2007, Katinka Wolter, editor, September 2007, volume 4748 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), pages 228--244. Springer Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany. September 2007. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[5] Kai Sachs, Samuel Kounev, Marc Carter, and Alejandro Buchmann. Designing a Workload Scenario for Benchmarking Message-Oriented Middleware. In Proceedings of the 2007 SPEC Benchmark Workshop, Austin, Texas, January 21, 2007, January 2007. SPEC. January 2007. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[4] Samuel Kounev, and Alejandro Buchmann. Performance Modeling and Evaluation of Large-Scale J2EE Applications. In Proceedings of the 29th International Conference of the Computer Measurement Group on Resource Management and Performance Evaluation of Enterprise Computing Systems (CMG 2003), Dallas, Texas, USA, December 7-12, 2003, December 2003, pages 273--283. Computer Measurement Group (CMG). Best-Paper-Award. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[3] Kai S. Juse, Samuel Kounev, and Alejandro Buchmann. PetStore-WS: Measuring the Performance Implications of Web Services. In Proceedings of the 29th International Conference of the Computer Measurement Group on Resource Management and Performance Evaluation of Enterprise Computing Systems (CMG 2003), Dallas, Texas, USA, December 7-12, 2003, December 2003, pages 113--123. Computer Measurement Group (CMG). [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[2] Samuel Kounev, and Alejandro Buchmann. Performance Issues in E-Business Systems. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Infrastructure for e-Business, e-Education, e-Science, and e-Medicine on the Internet (SSGRR 2002w), L'Aquila, Italy, January 21-27, 2002, January 2002. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  ]
[1] Samuel Kounev, and Alejandro Buchmann. Improving Data Access of J2EE Applications by Exploiting Asynchronous Messaging and Caching Services. In Proceedings of the 28th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB 2002), Hong Kong, China, August 20--23, 2002, 2002, pages 574--585. VLDB Endowment, Morgan Kaufmann. 2002, Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 14% Best-Paper-Award Nomination. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | http  ]

Other

[3] Samuel Kounev, Kai Sachs, and Piotr Rygielski. SPEC Research Group Newsletter, vol. 1 no. 3, March 2014. Published by Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC). [ bib | pdf  | http  ]
[2] Samuel Kounev, Kai Sachs, and Piotr Rygielski. SPEC Research Group Newsletter, vol. 1 no. 1, September 2012. Published by Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC). [ bib | pdf  | http  ]
[1] Fabian Brosig, Samuel Kounev, and Charles Paclat. Using WebLogic Diagnostics Framework to Enable Performance Prediction for Java EE Applications. Oracle Technology Network (OTN) Article, September 2009. [ bib | abstract  | http  ]

Talks

[1] Jóakim von Kistowski. LIMBO - A Load Intensity Modeling Platform. Talk at SPEC RG Annual Meeting 2014, March 2014. [ bib ]

Technical Reports

[7] Andreas Brunnert, Andre van Hoorn, Felix Willnecker, Alexandru Danciu, Wilhelm Hasselbring, Christoph Heger, Nikolas Herbst, Pooyan Jamshidi, Reiner Jung, Joakim von Kistowski, Anne Koziolek, Johannes Kroß, , Simon Spinner, Christian Vögele, Jürgen Walter, and Alexander Wert. Performance-oriented DevOps: A research agenda. Technical Report SPEC-RG-2015-01, SPEC Research Group --- DevOps Performance Working Group, Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC), August 2015. [ bib | abstract  | http  ]
[6] Aleksandar Milenkoski, Marco Vieira, Bryan D. Payne, Nuno Antunes, and Samuel Kounev. Technical Information on Vulnerabilities of Hypercall Handlers. Technical Report SPEC-RG-2014-001 v.1.0, SPEC Research Group - IDS Benchmarking Working Group, Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC), 7001 Heritage Village Plaza Suite 225, Gainesville, VA 20155, USA, August 2014. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  ]
[5] Aleksandar Milenkoski, Samuel Kounev, Alberto Avritzer, Nuno Antunes, and Marco Vieira. On Benchmarking Intrusion Detection Systems in Virtualized Environments. Technical Report SPEC-RG-2013-002 v.1.0, SPEC Research Group - IDS Benchmarking Working Group, Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC), 7001 Heritage Village Plaza Suite 225, Gainesville, VA 20155, USA, June 2013. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  ]
[4] Kai Sachs, and Samuel Kounev. Message Types and Interfaces Between Components in SPECjms. Technical Report DVS06-3, SPEC OSG Java Subcommittee, February 2006. [ bib ]
[3] Kai Sachs, and Samuel Kounev. Workload Scenario for SPECjms - Supermarket Supply Chain. Technical Report DVS06-2, SPEC OSG Java Subcommittee, January 2006. [ bib | abstract  ]
[2] Samuel Kounev. A Capacity Planning Methodology for Distributed E-Commerce Applications. Technical report, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany, February 2001. [ bib | pdf  ]
[1] Samuel Kounev. Performance Prediction, Sizing and Capacity Planning for Distributed E-Commerce Applications. Technical report, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany, January 2001. [ bib | pdf  ]

Theses

[8] Karsten Schaefers. Cluster Analysis for Resource Demand Estimation. BachelorThesis, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, Informatikgebäude, 97074 Würzburg, Germany, August 2017. [ bib | pdf  | slides  ]
[7] Joachim Agne. Messung und Analyse des Stromverbrauchs von Speicherzugriffsmustern. BachelorThesis, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, Informatikgebäude, 97074 Würzburg, Germany, November 2016. [ bib ]
[6] Johannes Grohmann. Reliable Resource Demand Estimation. Master Thesis, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, Informatikgebäude, 97074 Würzburg, Germany, October 2016. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  ]
[5] Norbert Schmitt. Local Approximation of NFV Workloads. Master Thesis, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, Informatikgebäude, 97074 Würzburg, Germany, October 2016. [ bib | pdf  | slides  ]
[4] André Bauer. Design and Evaluation of a Proactive, Application-Aware Elasticity Mechanism. Master Thesis, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, Informatikgebäude, 97074 Würzburg, Germany, Septembter 2016. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  ]
[3] Jóakim von Kistowski. Modeling Variations in Load Intensity Profiles. Master Thesis, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Am Fasanengarten 5, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany, March 2014. Gesellschaft zur Förderung des Forschungstransfers (GFFT) Prize "Best Master Thesis". [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  ]
[2] Fabian Brosig. Automated Extraction of Palladio Component Models from Running Enterprise Java Applications. Master's thesis, Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Karlsruhe, Germany, June 2009. FZI Prize "Best Diploma Thesis". [ bib | pdf  ]
[1] Samuel Kounev. Performance Engineering of Distributed Component-Based Systems - Benchmarking, Modeling and Performance Prediction. PhD thesis, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany, December 2005. Distinguished Dissertation Award. [ bib | pdf  ]