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Peer-Reviewed Journal and Magazine Articles

[4] Nikolaus Huber, Fabian Brosig, Simon Spinner, Samuel Kounev, and Manuel Bähr. Model-Based Self-Aware Performance and Resource Management Using the Descartes Modeling Language. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (TSE), 43(5), 2017, IEEE Computer Society. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[3] Samuel Kounev, Nikolaus Huber, Fabian Brosig, and Xiaoyun Zhu. A Model-Based Approach to Designing Self-Aware IT Systems and Infrastructures. IEEE Computer, 49(7):53--61, July 2016, IEEE. [ bib | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]
[2] Florian Wamser, Thomas Zinner, Lukas Iffländer, and Phuoc Tran-Gia. Demonstrating the Prospects of Dynamic Application-Aware Networking in a Home Environment. ACM SIGCOMM Computer Communication Review, 44(4):149--150, August 2015, ACM. [ bib | pdf  | slides  ]
[1] 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  ]

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

[17] Marwin Züfle, André Bauer, Nikolas Herbst, Valentin Curtef, and Samuel Kounev. Telescope: A Hybrid Forecast Method for Univariate Time Series (Extended Abstract Paper). In Proceedings of the International work-conference on Time Series (ITISE 2017), Granada, Spain, September 2017. Accepted. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  ]
[16] 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  ]
[15] André Bauer, Nikolas Herbst, and Samuel Kounev. Design and Evaluation of a Proactive, Application-Aware Auto-Scaler (Tutorial Paper). In Proceedings of the 8th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2017), L'Aquila, Italy, April 22, 2017. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  ]
[14] Nikolas Herbst, Ayman Amin, Artur Andrzejak, Lars Grunske, Samuel Kounev, Ole J. Mengshoel, and Priya Sundararajan. Online Workload Forecasting. In Self-Aware Computing Systems, Samuel Kounev, Jeffrey O. Kephart, Xiaoyun Zhu, and Aleksandar Milenkoski, editors. Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany, 2017. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  ]
[13] Felix Willnecker, Markus Dlugi, Andreas Brunnert, Simon Spinner, Samuel Kounev, and Helmut Krcmar. Comparing the Accuracy of Resource Demand Measurement and Estimation Techniques. In Computer Performance Engineering - Proceedings of the 12th European Workshop (EPEW 2015), Marta Beltrán, William Knottenbelt, and Jeremy Bradley, editors, Madrid, Spain, August 2015, volume 9272 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 115--129. Springer. August 2015. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  | DOI  ]
[12] 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  ]
[11] Florian Wamser, Lukas Iffländer, Thomas Zinner, and Phuoc Tran-Gia. Implementing Application-Aware Resource Allocation on a Home Gateway for the Example of YouTube. In International Conference on Mobile Networks and Management, October 2014, pages 301--312. Springer International Publishing. [ bib | pdf  ]
[10] 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  ]
[9] 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  ]
[8] Seyed Vahid Mohammadi, Samuel Kounev, Adriän Juan-Verdejo, and Bholanathsingh Surajbali. Soft Reservations: Uncertainty-Aware Resource Reservations in IaaS Environments. In Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium on Business Modeling and Software Design (BMSD 2013), Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, 2013. [ bib | pdf  ]
[7] 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  ]
[6] 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  ]
[5] Samuel Kounev, Fabian Brosig, and Nikolaus Huber. Self-Aware QoS Management in Virtualized Infrastructures (Poster Paper). In 8th International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC 2011), Karlsruhe, Germany, June 14--18, 2011. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  ]
[4] Samuel Kounev. Self-Aware Software and Systems Engineering: A Vision and Research Roadmap. In GI Softwaretechnik-Trends, 31(4), November 2011, ISSN 0720-8928, 2011. Karlsruhe, Germany. [ bib | pdf  | http  ]
[3] Samuel Kounev. Engineering of Self-Aware IT Systems and Services: State-of-the-Art and Research Challenges. In Proceedings of the 8th European Performance Engineering Workshop (EPEW'11), Borrowdale, The English Lake District, October 12--13, 2011. (Extended Abstract of Keynote Talk). [ bib | pdf  ]
[2] Samuel Kounev, Fabian Brosig, Nikolaus Huber, and Ralf Reussner. Towards self-aware performance and resource management in modern service-oriented systems. In Proceedings of the 7th IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC 2010), July 5-10, Miami, Florida, USA, Miami, Florida, USA, July 5--10, 2010. IEEE Computer Society. July 2010. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  ]
[1] Samuel Kounev. Engineering of Next Generation Self-Aware Software Systems: A Research Roadmap. In Emerging Research Directions in Computer Science. Contributions from the Young Informatics Faculty in Karlsruhe. KIT Scientific Publishing, Karlsruhe, Germany, July 2010. [ bib | pdf  | http  ]

Technical Reports

[1] 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  ]

Theses

[5] Karsten Schaefers. Cluster Analysis for Resource Demand Estimation. BachelorThesis, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, Informatikgebäude, 97074 Würzburg, Germany, August 2017. [ bib | pdf  | slides  ]
[4] Maximilian Deffner. Runtime Prediction of Power Consumption for Server Reconfigurations. Master Thesis, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, Informatikgebäude, 97074 Würzburg, Germany, May 2017. [ bib | pdf  | slides  ]
[3] Joshua Smolka. Self-Learning Forecast Method Selection. Master Thesis, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, Informatikgebäude, 97074 Würzburg, Germany, November 2016. [ bib | abstract  | pdf  ]
[2] 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  ]
[1] Nikolas Roman Herbst. Workload Classification and Forecasting. Diploma Thesis, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Am Fasanengarten 5, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany, 2012. Forschungszentrum Informatik (FZI) Prize "Best Diploma Thesis". [ bib | abstract  | pdf  ]