[82] Samuel Kounev. From the Internet-of-Things to the Internet-of-Thinking-Things. Informatik-Sonderkolloquium "Engineering Software for Decentralized Systems", Fakultät für Informatik, Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany, Jul 2019. [ bib ]
[81] Samuel Kounev. Der Weg vom Internet-der-Dinge zum Internet-der-denkenden-Dinge. Rotary Club Würzburg, 11.06.2019, June 2019. [ bib ]
[80] Samuel Kounev. Modern time-series forecasting as enabler of proactive systems management. Invited Talk, Seminar on Modern Distributed Systems, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, June 12, 2018, June 2018. [ bib ]
[79] Samuel Kounev. Self-Aware Computing: From Vision to Reality. Konferenz des Alumni-Netzwerks Ukraine-Deutschland, Nationale Taras-Schewtschenko-Universit├Ąt Kiew, May 29, 2018, Kyiv, Ukraine, May 2018. [ bib ]
[78] Samuel Kounev. Towards Self-Aware DEVOPS: From Theory to Practice. Invited Talk, SAP Innovation Center, March 20, 2018, Potsdam, Germany, March 2018. [ bib ]
[77] Samuel Kounev. Stochastic Models for Self-Aware Computing in Data Centers. Keynote Talk at the 24th International Conference on Analytical & Stochastic Modelling Techniques & Applications (ASMTA 2017), Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK, July 10-12, 2017, July 2017. [ bib | slides  | http  ]
[76] Samuel Kounev. The Self-Aware Data Center: From Vision to Reality. Distinguished Lecture Series of the Collaborative Research Centre (DFG SFB) 1053 MAKI, July 6, 2017, Darmstadt, Germany, July 2017. [ bib | slides  | http  ]
[75] Samuel Kounev. Software Architectures for Self-Aware Computing Systems. Jahrestagung GI-Fachgruppe Architekturen 2017, 19.-20. Juni 2017, Leipzig, Germany, June 2017. [ bib | slides  | http  ]
[74] Samuel Kounev. Model-Based Self-Aware Performance and Resource Management Using the Descartes Modeling Language. Software Engineering 2017 (SE 2017), Fachtagung des GI-Fachbereichs Softwaretechnik, 21.-24. Feb 2017, Hannover, Germany, February 2017. [ bib | slides  ]
[73] Samuel Kounev. Self-Aware Performance and Resource Management in Shared IT Infrastructures. Invited Talk, Huawei Headquarters, Shenzhen, China, Jan 2017. [ bib | slides  ]
[72] Nikolai Reed, Jürgen Walter, and Samuel Kounev. Automating the Build Pipeline for Docker Container. Technical Talk at Symposion on Software Performance (SSP) 2017, 11 2017. [ bib | slides  ]
[71] Samuel Kounev. Benchmarking Dependability of Virtual and Cloud Environments. Invited Talk, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic, May 2016. [ bib | slides  ]
[70] Samuel Kounev. Analysis of the Trade-offs in Different Modeling Approaches for Performance Prediction of Software Systems. Software Engineering 2016 (SE 2016), Fachtagung des GI-Fachbereichs Softwaretechnik, 23.-26. Februar 2016, Vienna, Austria, February 2016. [ bib | slides  ]
[69] Samuel Kounev. Model-Based Approach to Designing Self-Aware IT Systems and Infrastructures. Invited Talk (Kolloquiumsvortrag), Department Informatik, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany, Jan 2016. [ bib | slides  ]
[68] André van Hoorn, Samuel Kounev, Dusan Okanović, , and Jürgen Walter. DECLARE: Declarative Performance Engineering. Renewal Kickoff Workshop of the DFG Priority Programme 1593, Hannover, January 14-15, 2016, January 2016. [ bib | slides  ]
[67] Samuel Kounev. Industrie 4.1: So wird die Produktion wirklich smart! Invited Talk, DATEV Trendscout, Nürnberg, Germany, Nov 2015. [ bib ]
[66] Samuel Kounev. Ingenieurmässige Entwicklung verlässlicher und effizienter Software-Systeme. Invited Talk, Faculty of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany, July 2015. [ bib ]
[65] Samuel Kounev. Software Engineering Research at the University of Würzburg. Invited Talk, CAS Software AG, Karlsruhe, Germany, June 2015. [ bib ]
[64] Samuel Kounev. How elastic is your cloud? From metrics to benchmarks. Invited Talk, DATEV Trendscout, Nürnberg, Germany, May 2015. [ bib ]
[63] Samuel Kounev. Self-Aware Performance and Resource Management in Shared IT Infrastructures. Invited Talk, DATEV eG, 90329 Nürnberg, Germany, May 2015. [ bib ]
[62] Samuel Kounev. The Descartes Modeling Language for Self-Aware Performance and Resource Management. Software Engineering 2015, Fachtagung des GI-Fachbereichs Softwaretechnik, 17. - 20. März 2015, Dresden, Germany, March 2015. [ bib | slides  ]
[61] Samuel Kounev. Engineering & Provisioning of Cloud Applications - Research and Entrepreneurship. Winder School, University of Würzburg, Germany, February 2015. [ bib | slides  ]
[60] Samuel Kounev. The SPEC Research Group - Status Quo. Talk at the SPEC 2015 Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, February 2015. [ bib | slides  ]
[59] Samuel Kounev. Load Testing Elasticity and Performance Isolation in Shared Execution Environments. Keynote Talk at the 4th International Workshop on Large-Scale Testing (LT 2015), co-located with ICPE 2015, Austin, TX, USA, February 1, 2015, February 2015. [ bib ]
[58] Samuel Kounev. Load Testing Elasticity and Performance Isolation in Shared Execution Environments. Keynote Talk at the 4th International Workshop on Large-Scale Testing (LT 2015), co-located with ICPE 2015, Austin, TX, USA, February 2015. [ bib | slides  ]
[57] Samuel Kounev. The Descartes Modeling Language and Tool Chain. Presentation at Dagstuhl Seminar 15041 on ''Model-driven Algorithms and Architectures for Self-Aware Computing Systems'', January 2015. [ bib | slides  ]
[56] Samuel Kounev. Software Engineering for Self-Aware Computing. Tutorial Talk at Dagstuhl Seminar 15041 on ''Model-driven Algorithms and Architectures for Self-Aware Computing Systems'', January 2015. [ bib | slides  ]
[55] Jürgen Walter, Simon Spinner, and Samuel Kounev. Parallel Simulation of Queueing Petri Nets. Technical Talk at Symposion on Software Performance (SOSP) 2014, November 2014. [ bib | slides  ]
[54] Samuel Kounev. The Descartes Modeling Language: Status Quo. Technical Talk at the Symposium on Software Performance (SOSP 2014), Joint Descartes/Kieker/Palladio Days (Joint Developer and Community Meeting), Stuttgart, Germany, November 2014. [ bib | slides  ]
[53] Samuel Kounev. Quantitative Evaluation of Service Dependability in Shared Execution Environments. Keynote Talk at FLORENCE 2014 - a joint scientific event of QEST 2014, SAFECOMP 2014, FORMATS 2014, EPEW 2014 and FMICS 2014, Florence, Italy, September 2014. [ bib | slides  ]
[52] Samuel Kounev. Ingenieurmässige Entwicklung verlässlicher und effizienter Software-Systeme. Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Würzburg, May 2014. [ bib ]
[51] Samuel Kounev. Online model-based performance and resource management in virtualized application environments. Invited Talk. 2013 VMware Academic Research Symposium, Palo Alto, CA, USA, July 2013. [ bib | slides  ]
[50] Samuel Kounev. Online workload forecasting and performance prediction for elastic capacity management in cloud environments. Invited Talk. Salesforce.com, San Francisco, CA, USA, July 2013. [ bib ]
[49] Samuel Kounev. RELATE: A Research Training Network on Engineering and Provisioning of Service-Based Cloud Applications. Invited Talk, International Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Services (HotTopiCS 2013), Prague, Czech Republic, April 2013. [ bib ]
[48] Samuel Kounev. Ingenieurmässige Entwicklung verlässlicher und effizienter Software-Systeme. Invited Talk, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Würzburg, Würzburg, March 2013. [ bib ]
[47] Samuel Kounev. The Descartes Meta-Model (DMM) - An Architecture-level Modeling Language for Online Quality-of-Service and Resource Management. Invited Talk. UCD School of Computer Science and Informatics, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland, March 2013. [ bib ]
[46] Samuel Kounev. ERC Starting Grant Finalist. (top 18% out of 3.329 StG applicants), European Research Council, Brussels, Belgium, 2013. [ bib ]
[45] Samuel Kounev. Design-Time vs. Run-Time Models for Quality-of-Service Prediction. Keynote Talk, Open Excellence Workshop on "Online Models for Quality-of-Service and Resource Management in Modern IT Systems" organized by the "RELATE" FP7 Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN), Karlsruhe, Germany, December 2012. [ bib | slides  ]
[44] Samuel Kounev. Ingenieurmässige Entwicklung verlässlicher und effizienter Software-Systeme. Invited Talk, Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany, November 2012. [ bib ]
[43] Samuel Kounev. Engineering of Dependable and Efficient Self-Aware Complex Systems. Invited Talk (Kolloquiumsvortrag), Faculty of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany, July 2012. [ bib ]
[42] Samuel Kounev. Introduction to the Descartes Meta-Model (DMM). Invited Talk, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic, June 2012. [ bib | slides  ]
[41] Samuel Kounev. Engineering of Dependable and Efficient Self-Aware Complex Systems. Invited Talk, Faculty of Computer Science and Mathematics, University of Passau, Passau, Germany, June 2012. [ bib ]
[40] Samuel Kounev. The Descartes Meta-Model for Online QoS and Resource Management. Invited Talk, SAP Research, Karlsruhe/Darmstadt, Germany, May 2012. [ bib ]
[39] Samuel Kounev. Engineering of Self-Aware Software Systems -- An Online Model-based Approach. Dagstuhl Seminar 12211 ''Quality-of-Service Attributes in Service- and Cloud-based Systems'', Schloss Dagstuhl, Germany, May 2012. [ bib ]
[38] Samuel Kounev. Cloud Computing Challenges and Opportunities for Service Providers. Invited Talk, CLOUDZONE 2012, Karlsruher Messe- und Kongress-GmbH, Karlsruhe, Germany, May 2012. [ bib ]
[37] Samuel Kounev. Model-based Self-Adaptive Resource Management in Virtualized Environments. Invited Talk, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, New York, USA, April 2012. [ bib ]
[36] Samuel Kounev. Introduction to Queueing Petri Nets: Modeling Formalism, Tool Support and Case Studies. Tutorial Presentation, 3rd ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2012), Boston, USA, April 2012. [ bib ]
[35] Samuel Kounev. Industry Trends and Research Challenges in Cloud Computing. Keynote Talk, Multi-Skills Training Camp, "RELATE" Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN), Karlsruhe, Germany, March 2012. [ bib ]
[34] Samuel Kounev. Modeling of Event-based Communication in Component-based Architectures: State-of-the-Art and Future Directions. Keynote Talk, 9th International Workshop on Formal Engineering approaches to Software Components and Architectures (FESCA @ ETAPS 2012), Tallinn, Estonia, March 2012. [ bib ]
[33] Samuel Kounev. From Offline to Online Component Models for Run-Time Resource Management. Invited Talk, Palladio Days 2011, FZI Forschungzentrum Informatik, Karlsruhe, Germany, November 2011. [ bib ]
[32] Samuel Kounev. Engineering of Self-Aware IT Systems and Services. Invited Talk, Imperial College London, Department of Computing, London, UK, November 2011. [ bib ]
[31] Samuel Kounev. Descartes Research Group at KIT: Engineering of Self-Aware IT Systems and Services. Invited Talk, Blue Yonder GmbH & Co. KG, Karlsruhe, Germany, November 2011. [ bib ]
[30] Samuel Kounev. Engineering of Self-Aware IT Systems and Services: State-of-the-Art and Research Challenges. Keynote Talk, 8th European Performance Engineering Workshop, Borrowdale, The English Lake District, October 2011. [ bib ]
[29] Samuel Kounev. Model-based Self-Adaptive Resource Management in Virtualized Environments. Invited Talk, VMware, Inc., USA, June 2011. [ bib ]
[28] Samuel Kounev. Descartes Research Group at KIT: Towards Engineering of Self-Aware Software Systems. Invited Talk, Jahrestreffen des Beirates der Universitätsprofessoren in der Gesselschaft für Informatik (GIBU), Schloss Dagstuhl, April 2011. [ bib ]
[27] Samuel Kounev. Self-Aware Software and Systems Engineering: A Vision and Research Roadmap. Software Engineering 2011 (SE 2011), Nachwuchswissenschaftler-Symposium, Karlsruhe, February 2011. [ bib ]
[26] Samuel Kounev. Automatic Performance Model Extraction for Run-Time Capacity Management. Invited Talk (Kolloquiumsvortrag), Department of Computer Science, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Kiel, January 2011. [ bib ]
[25] Samuel Kounev. Engineering of Next Generation Self-Aware Software Systems: A Research Roadmap. Informatik am KIT: Die Nachwuchsgruppen stellen sich vor, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany, July 2010. [ bib ]
[24] Samuel Kounev. Performance Management in the Cloud. Invited Talk, Annual Meeting of the GI Fachgruppe Software Architectures 2010, Munich, Germany, July 2010. [ bib ]
[23] Samuel Kounev. Towards Self-Aware Dependability Management in Virtualized Service Infrastructures. Dagstuhl Seminar 10292, Resilience Assessment and Evaluation, Schloss Dagstuhl, Germany, July 2010. [ bib ]
[22] Samuel Kounev. Automated Model-based Capacity Planning for Java EE applications. Invited Talk, Oracle Corp, USA, December 2009. [ bib ]
[21] Samuel Kounev. Using weblogic diagnostics framework to enable performance prediction for java ee applications. Presentation to Oracle Corp, USA, September 2009. [ bib ]
[20] Samuel Kounev. Performance-Engineering-Research an der Universität Karlsruhe. Invited Talk, CA infoexchange 2009 Conference, Mannheim, Germany, May 2009. [ bib ]
[19] Samuel Kounev. SOA2 - A Vision of Next Generation Service-Oriented Architectures. Invited Talk (Kolloquiumsvortrag), ABB Corporate Research, Ladenburg, Germany, April 2009. [ bib ]
[18] Samuel Kounev. Keynote: SOA2 - Eine Vision für die nächste Generation dienstorienterter Software-Architekturen. Invited Talk, Deutschepost Strategietagung - 6100 Application Service Management MAIL/Retail, St. Goar, Germany, February 2009. [ bib ]
[17] Samuel Kounev. Descartes Projekt - Autonomes Performanz-und Ressourcen-Management in dynamischen, dienstorientierten Umgebungen. Invited Talk, DFG Fachforum Informatik, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Research Foundation), Bonn, Germany, September 2008. [ bib ]
[16] Samuel Kounev. QoS-aware resource allocation and load-balancing in enterprise Grids using online simulation. Invited Talk (Kolloquiumsvortrag), University of Oldenburg, Department of Computing Science, Oldenburg, Germany, August 2008. [ bib | slides  ]
[15] Samuel Kounev. Towards Autonomic QoS Management in Event-based and Service-Oriented Environments. University of Cambridge, Computer Laboratory, Cambridge, UK, March 2008. [ bib ]
[14] Samuel Kounev. Autonomic QoS control in enterprise Grid environments using online simulation. Invited Talk (Kolloquiumsvortrag), School of Computing Science, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, February 2008. [ bib ]
[13] Samuel Kounev. Performance Prediction using QPN Models: From Capacity Planning to Online Performance Management. Invited Talk, Department of Software Engineering, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic, January 2008. [ bib | slides  ]
[12] Samuel Kounev. SPECjms2007 - A Novel Benchmark and Performance Analysis Framework for Message-Oriented Middleware. University of Cambridge, Computer Laboratory, Cambridge, UK, October 2007. [ bib ]
[11] Samuel Kounev. SPEC Enterprise Java Benchmarks: State of the Art and Future Directions. Invited Talk, SPEC Benchmarking Joint US/Europe Colloquium, Dresden, Germany, June 2007. [ bib | slides  ]
[10] Samuel Kounev. Performance Modeling and Evaluation of Distributed Component Systems using Queueing Petri Nets. Invited Talk (Kolloquiumsvortrag), University of Edinburgh, Laboratory for Foundations of Computer Science, School of Informatics, Edinburgh, UK, May 2007. [ bib | slides  ]
[9] Samuel Kounev. An Approach to Performance Modeling and Analysis of Distributed Event-Based Systems. University of Cambridge, Computer Laboratory, Cambridge, UK, March 2007. [ bib ]
[8] Samuel Kounev. A Practical Approach for Predicting the Performance and Scalability of Distributed Component Systems. University of Cambridge, Computer Laboratory, Cambridge, UK, April 2006. [ bib ]
[7] Samuel Kounev. Performance Modeling and Evaluation of Event-based Systems. University of Cambridge, Computer Laboratory, Cambridge, UK, March 2006. [ bib ]
[6] Samuel Kounev. Performance Engineering of Distributed Component Systems - From Benchmarking to Modeling and Performance Prediction. Invited Talk, Technical University of Berlin, Institut für Technische Informatik und Mikroelektronik, Berlin, April 2005. [ bib ]
[5] Samuel Kounev. E-Business Performance and Scalability - From Measuring to Predicting. Invited Talk (Kolloquiumsvortrag), SAP Research Forum, Walldorf, Germany, January 2005. [ bib ]
[4] Samuel Kounev. Performance Modeling of Distributed E-Business Applications using Queueing Petri Nets. Invited Talk, Dagstuhl - Workshop of five Informatik-Graduiertenkolles, Schloss Dagstuhl, June 2003. [ bib | slides  ]
[3] Samuel Kounev. J2EE PERFORMANCE: From Benchmarking to Sizing and Capacity Planning. DVS-PhD Internal Workshop, Darmstadt, Germany, May 2002. [ bib | slides  ]
[2] Samuel Kounev. Implementing and Optimizing Sun's ECperf Benchmark with BEA WebLogic Server. Invited Talk, BEA Hochschul-Industrie-Kooperations-Tagung, Frankfurt, Germany, November 2001. [ bib | slides  ]
[1] Samuel Kounev. Electronic Store: MALL2000 - Mall for Online Business beyond the Year 2000. Invited Talk, Bulgarian Oracle User Group (BGOUG) Annual Conference 1999, Sofia, Bulgaria, November 1999. [ bib | slides  ]