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2017

[11] Jürgen Walter, Dusan Okanovic, and Samuel Kounev. Mapping of Service Level Objectives to Performance Queries. In Proceedings of the 2017 Workshop on Challenges in Performance Methods for Software Development (WOSP-C'17) co-located with 8th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2017), l'Aquila, Italy, April 2017. ACM. April 2017, To Appear. [ bib | Abstract  ]
[10] Jóakim von Kistowski, Maximilian Deffner, Jeremy A. Arnold, Klaus-Dieter Lange, John Beckett, and Samuel Kounev. Autopilot: Enabling easy Benchmarking of Workload Energy Efficiency (Demonstration Paper). In Proceedings of the 8th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2017), L'Aquila, Italy, April 2017. ACM, New York, NY, USA. April 2017, Accepted for Publication. [ bib | Abstract  ]
[9] Alexey Ilyushkin, Ahmed Ali-Eldin, Nikolas Herbst, Alessandro V. Papadopoulos, Bogdan Ghit, Dick Epema, and Alexandru Iosup. An Experimental Performance Evaluation of Autoscaling Policies for Complex Workflows. In Proceedings of the 8th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2017), l'Aquila, Italy, April 22–26, 2017. ACM, New York, NY, USA. April 2017, To Appear. [ bib | Abstract  ]
[8] Jóakim von Kistowski, Nikolas Herbst, Samuel Kounev, Henning Groenda, Christian Stier, and Stebastian Lehrig. Modeling and Extracting Load Intensity Profiles. ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems (TAAS), 11(4):23:1–23:28, January 2017, ACM, New York, NY, USA. [ bib | Abstract  | DOI  | http  ]
[7] Jürgen Walter, Antinisca Di Marco, Simon Spinner, Paola Inverardi, and Samuel Kounev. Online Learning of Run-time Models for Performance and Resource Management in Data Centers. In Self-Aware Computing Systems, Samuel Kounev, Jeffrey O. Kephart, Aleksandar Milenkoski, and Xiaoyun Zhu, editors. Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany, 2017. To Appear. [ bib ]
[6] Klaus Schilling, Jürgen Walter, and Samuel Kounev. Spacecraft Autonomous Reaction Capabilities, Control Approaches and Self-Aware Computing. In Self-Aware Computing Systems, Samuel Kounev, Jeffrey O. Kephart, Aleksandar Milenkoski, and Xiaoyun Zhu, editors. Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany, 2017. To Appear. [ bib | Abstract  ]
[5] Aleksandar Milenkoski, K. R. Jayaram, and Samuel Kounev. Benchmarking Intrusion Detection Systems with Adaptive Provisioning of Virtualized Resources. In Self-Aware Computing Systems, Samuel Kounev, Jeffrey O. Kephart, Aleksandar Milenkoski, and Xiaoyun Zhu, editors. Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany, 2017. To Appear. [ bib ]
[4] Samuel Kounev, Jeffrey O. Kephart, Aleksandar Milenkoski, and Xiaoyun Zhu, editors. Self-Aware Computing Systems. Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany, 2017. [ bib | http  ]
[3] K. R. Jayaram, Aleksandar Milenkoski, and Samuel Kounev. Software Architectures for Self-Protection in IaaS Clouds. In Self-Aware Computing Systems, Samuel Kounev, Jeffrey O. Kephart, Aleksandar Milenkoski, and Xiaoyun Zhu, editors. Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany, 2017. To Appear. [ bib ]
[2] Nikolas Herbst, Steffen Becker, Samuel Kounev, Heiko Koziolek, Martina Maggio, Aleksandar Milenkoski, and Evgenia Smirni. Metrics and Benchmarks for Self-Aware Computing Systems. In Self-Aware Computing Systems, Samuel Kounev, Jeffrey O. Kephart, Aleksandar Milenkoski, and Xiaoyun Zhu, editors. Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany, 2017. To Appear. [ bib | Abstract  ]
[1] 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. To Appear. [ bib | Abstract  ]

2016

[25] Jürgen Walter, Maximilian König, Simon Eismann, and Samuel Kounev. PAVO: A Framework for the Visualization of Performance Analyses Results. In Proceedings of the 2016 Symposium on Software Performance (SSP), Kiel, Germany, November 8-9, 2016. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | slides  ]
[24] Aleksandar Milenkoski. Evaluation of Intrusion Detection Systems in Virtualized Environments. PhD thesis, University of Würzburg, Germany, November 2016. [ bib ]
[23] 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  ]
[22] André Bauer. Chameleon: Design and Evaluation of a Proactive, Application-Aware Elasticity Mechanism. Invited Talk, Spec Research - Cloud Working Group, October 2016. [ bib | slides  ]
[21] Johannes Grohmann. Reliable Resource Demand Estimation. Master Thesis, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, Informatikgebäude, 97074 Würzburg, Germany, October 2016. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | slides  ]
[20] Norbert Schmitt. Local Approximation of NFV Workloads. Master Thesis, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, Informatikgebäude, 97074 Würzburg, Germany, October 2016. [ bib | pdf  | slides  ]
[19] Piotr Rygielski, Marian Seliuchenko, Samuel Kounev, and Mykhailo Klymash. Performance Analysis of SDN Switches with Hardware and Software Flow Tables. In Proceedings of the 10th EAI International Conference on Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools (ValueTools 2016), October 25–28, 2016. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  ]
[18] Aleksandar Milenkoski, K. R. Jayaram, Nuno Antunes, Marco Vieira, and Samuel Kounev. Quantifying the Attack Detection Accuracy of Intrusion Detection Systems in Virtualized Environments. In Proceedings of The 27th IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2016), Ottawa, Canada, October 2016. IEEE, IEEE Computer Society, Washington DC, USA. October 2016, To Appear. [ bib | Abstract  ]
[17] Joakim von Kistowski, Marco Schreck, and Samuel Kounev. Predicting Power Consumption in Virtualized Environments. In Computer Performance Engineering - Proceedings of the 13th European Workshop (EPEW 2016), Chios, Greece, October 2016, Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Springer. October 2016. [ bib | Abstract  ]
[16] 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  ]
[15] Piotr Rygielski, Marian Seliuchenko, and Samuel Kounev. Modeling and Prediction of Software-Defined Networks Performance using Queueing Petri Nets. In Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SIMUTools 2016), Prague, Czech Republic, August 2016, pages 66–75. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | slides  | http  ]
[14] Jürgen Walter. Automation and Simplification Through Declarative Performance Engineering. Doctoral Colloquium Würzburg, June 14, 2016, June 2016. [ bib | slides  ]
[13] Christoph Müller, Piotr Rygielski, Simon Spinner, and Samuel Kounev. Enabling Fluid Analysis for Queueing Petri Nets via Model Transformation. Electronic Notes in Theoretical Computer Science, 327:71–91, 2016, Elsevier. The 8th International Workshop on Practical Application of Stochastic Modeling, PASM 2016. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  | http  ]
[12] Jürgen Walter, Andre van Hoorn, Heiko Koziolek, Dusan Okanovic, and Samuel Kounev. Asking ``What?'', Automating the ``How?'': The Vision of Declarative Performance Engineering (vision paper). In Proceedings of the 7th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2016), Delft, the Netherlands, March 12, 2016. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | slides  ]
[11] Jürgen Walter, Andre van Hoorn, Heiko Koziolek, Dusan Okanovic, and Samuel Kounev. The Vision of Declarative Performance Engineering, March 2016. Poster. [ bib | slides | Abstract  ]
[10] 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  ]
[9] Samuel Kounev, Andre van Hoorn, and Piotr Rygielski. SPEC Research Group Newsletter, vol. 2 no. 1, March 2016. Published by Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC). [ bib | .html | .pdf  ]
[8] 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 | DOI | slides | http | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[7] Aleksandar Milenkoski, Bernd Jaeger, Kapil Raina, Mason Harris, Saif Chaudhry, Sivadon Chasiri, Veronica David, and Wenmao Liu. Security Position Paper: Network Function Virtualization, March 2016. Published by Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) - Virtualization Working Group. [ bib | http | .pdf  ]
[6] 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 | DOI | slides | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[5] Samuel Kounev, Fabian Brosig, Philipp Meier, Steffen Becker, Anne Koziolek, Heiko Koziolek, and Piotr Rygielski. 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. März 2016, Vienna, Austria, February 2016. [ bib | slides  ]
[4] Samuel Kounev, Fabian Brosig, Philipp Meier, Steffen Becker, Anne Koziolek, Heiko Koziolek, and Piotr Rygielski. Analysis of the Trade-offs in Different Modeling Approaches for Performance Prediction of Software Systems (Talk Extended Abstract). In Software Engineering 2016 (SE 2016), Fachtagung des GI-Fachbereichs Softwaretechnik, 23.-26. März 2016, Vienna, Austria, February 2016, Lecture Notes in Informatics (LNI), pages 47-48. GI, Vienna, Austria. February 2016. [ bib | slides | .html | .pdf  ]
[3] 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  ]
[2] Nikolas Herbst, Rouven Krebs, Giorgos Oikonomou, George Kousiouris, Athanasia Evangelinou, Alexandru Iosup, and Samuel Kounev. Ready for Rain? A View from SPEC Research on the Future of Cloud Metrics. Technical Report SPEC-RG-2016-01, SPEC Research Group - Cloud Working Group, Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC), 2016. [ bib | .pdf  ]
[1] Aleksandar Milenkoski, Alexandru Iosup, Samuel Kounev, Kai Sachs, Diane E. Mularz, Jonathan A. Curtiss, Jason J. Ding, Florian Rosenberg, and Piotr Rygielski. CUP: A Formalism for Expressing Cloud Usage Patterns for Experts and Non-Experts. IEEE Cloud Computing, 2016. To Appear. [ bib  ]

2015

[23] Jóakim von Kistowski and Samuel Kounev. Univariate Interpolation-based Modeling of Power and Performance (Short Paper). In Proceedings of the 9th EAI International Conference on Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools (VALUETOOLS 2015), Berlin, Germany, December 14–16, 2015. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  ]
[22] Jóakim von Kistowski. Common Errors and Assumptions in Energy Measurement and Management. Technical Talk at Symposium on Software Performance (SSP) 2015, November 2015. [ bib | slides  ]
[21] Jürgen Walter, Simon Eismann, and Adrian Hildebrandt. Automated Transformation of Descartes Modeling Language to Palladio Component Model. In Proceedings of the 2015 Symposium on Software Performance (SSP), Munich, Germany, November 6, 2015. [ bib | slides | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[20] 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 | http | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[19] 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 | DOI | slides | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[18] Aleksandar Milenkoski, Marco Vieira, Samuel Kounev, Alberto Avritzer, and Bryan D. Payne. Evaluating Computer Intrusion Detection Systems: A Survey of Common Practices. ACM Computing Surveys, 48(1):12:1–12:41, September 2015, ACM, New York, NY, USA. 5-year Impact Factor (2014): 5.949. [ bib | Abstract  | http  ]
[17] Stanislav Lange, Steffen Gebert, Joachim Spoerhase, Piotr Rygielski, Thomas Zinner, Samuel Kounev, and Phuoc Tran-Gia. Specialized Heuristics for the Controller Placement Problem in Large Scale SDN Networks. In 27th International Teletraffic Congress (ITC 2015), September 8-10, 2015, pages 210-218. Ghent, Belgium. [ bib | DOI | http | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[16] Nikolaus Huber, Jürgen Walter, Manuel Bähr, and Samuel Kounev. Model-based Autonomic and Performance-aware System Adaptation in Heterogeneous Resource Environments: A Case Study. In Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Cloud and Autonomic Computing (ICCAC), Cambridge, MA, USA, September 21-24, 2015. IEEE. September 2015. [ bib | slides | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[15] 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  ]
[14] Lukas Iffländer, Alexander Dallmann, Philip-Daniel Beck, and Marianus Ifland. PABS-a Programming Assignment Feedback System. In ABP, 2015. [ bib | pdf  | slides  ]
[13] Jürgen Walter, Simon Spinner, and Samuel Kounev. Parallel Simulation of Queueing Petri Nets. EAI Endorsed Transactions on Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems, 16(8), 8 2015, ACM. [ bib | DOI  ]
[12] Jürgen Walter, Simon Spinner, and Samuel Kounev. Parallel Simulation of Queueing Petri Nets. In Proceedings of the Eighth EAI International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SIMUTools 2015), Athens, Greece, August 2015. [ bib | slides | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[11] 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 | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[10] Piotr Rygielski, Samuel Kounev, and Phuoc Tran-Gia. Flexible Performance Prediction of Data Center Networks using Automatically Generated Simulation Models. In Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SIMUTools 2015), Athens, Greece, August 2015, pages 119-128. [ bib | DOI | slides | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[9] 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 | DOI | slides | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[8] Diogo Carvalho, Nuno Antunes, Marco Vieira, Aleksandar Milenkoski, and Samuel Kounev. Challenges of Assessing the Hypercall Interface Robustness (Fast Abstract). In The 45th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN 2015), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 2015. IEEE. June 2015. [ bib | Abstract  ]
[7] 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 | DOI | slides | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[6] Nikolas Roman Herbst, Samuel Kounev, Andreas Weber, and Henning Groenda. BUNGEE: An Elasticity Benchmark for Self-Adaptive IaaS Cloud Environments. 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 | slides | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[5] Abhik Chaudhuri, Heberto Ferrer, Hemma Prafullchandra, J.D. Sherry, Kelvin Ng, Xiaoyu Ge, Yao Sing, Yiak Por, and Aleksandar Milenkoski [Minor Contributor]. Best Practices for Mitigating Risks in Virtualized Environments, April 2015. Published by Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) - Virtualization Working Group. [ bib | .pdf  ]
[4] 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 | DOI | slides | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[3] Jóakim von Kistowski, Jeremy A. Arnold, Karl Huppler, Klaus-Dieter Lange, John L. Henning, and Paul Cao. How to Build a Benchmark. 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. [ bib | DOI | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[2] Samuel Kounev, Kai Sachs, and Piotr Rygielski. SPEC Research Group Newsletter, vol. 1 no. 4, January 2015. Published by Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC). [ bib | .html | .pdf  ]
[1] Samuel Kounev, Xiaoyun Zhu, Jeffrey O. Kephart, Marta Kwiatkowska, and Aleksandar Milenkoski [Assistant Editor], editors. Model-driven Algorithms and Architectures for Self-Aware Computing Systems. Dagstuhl Reports. Dagstuhl, Germany, January 2015. [ bib | http | .pdf | Abstract  ]

2014

[16] 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  ]
[15] Simon Spinner and Jürgen Walter. LibReDE: A Library for Resource Demand Estimation. Technical Talk at Symposion on Software Performance (SOSP) 2014, November 2014. [ bib | slides  ]
[14] 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 | slides | http | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[13] 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  ]
[12] 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  ]
[11] Piotr Rygielski and Samuel Kounev. Descartes Network Infrastructures (DNI) Manual: Meta-models, Transformations, Examples. Technical Report v.0.3, Chair of Software Engineering, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, 97074 Würzburg, September 2014. [ bib | http | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[10] 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 | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[9] Piotr Rygielski and Samuel Kounev. Data Center Network Throughput Analysis using Queueing Petri Nets. In 34th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems Workshops (ICDCS 2014 Workshops). 4th International Workshop on Data Center Performance, (DCPerf 2014), Madrid, Spain, June 30, 2014, pages 100–105. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | DOI  ]
[8] Jóakim von Kistowski. LIMBO - A Load Intensity Modeling Platform. Talk at SPEC RG Annual Meeting 2014, March 2014. [ bib  ]
[7] Andreas Weber, Nikolas Roman Herbst, Henning Groenda, and Samuel Kounev. Towards a Resource Elasticity Benchmark for Cloud Environments. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Service Scalability (HotTopiCS 2014), co-located with the 5th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2014), Dublin, Ireland, March 22, 2014, HotTopiCS '14, pages 5:1–5:8. ACM, New York, NY, USA. March 2014. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | slides  | DOI  | http  ]
[6] 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  ]
[5] Rouven Krebs, Philipp Schneider, and Nikolas Herbst. Optimization Method for Request Admission Control to Guarantee Performance Isolation. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Service Scalability (HotTopiCS 2014), co-located with the 5th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2014), Dublin, Ireland, March 22, 2014. ACM. March 2014. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | slides  ]
[4] 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 | slides | .pdf | Abstract  ]
[3] 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  ]
[2] 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  ]
[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  ]

2013

[10] Jürgen Walter. Parallel Simulation of Queueing Petri Net Models. Master thesis, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Am Fasanengarten 5, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany, October 2013. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  ]
[9] Piotr Rygielski, Samuel Kounev, and Steffen Zschaler. Model-Based Throughput Prediction in Data Center Networks. In Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE International Workshop on Measurements and Networking (M&N 2013), Naples, Italy, October 7–8, 2013, pages 167–172. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  ]
[8] Samuel Kounev, Kai Sachs, and Piotr Rygielski. SPEC Research Group Newsletter, vol. 1 no. 2, June 2013. Published by Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC). [ bib | pdf  | http  ]
[7] 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  ]
[6] Nikolas Roman Herbst, Samuel Kounev, and Ralf Reussner. Elasticity in Cloud Computing: What it is, and What it is Not (Short Paper). In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC 2013), San Jose, CA, June 24–28, 2013. USENIX. June 2013, Acceptance Rate (Short Paper): 36.9%. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | slides  | http  ]
[5] Aleksandar Milenkoski, Alexandru Iosup, Samuel Kounev, Kai Sachs, Piotr Rygielski, Jason Ding, Walfredo Cirne, and Florian Rosenberg. Cloud Usage Patterns: A Formalism for Description of Cloud Usage Scenarios. Technical Report SPEC-RG-2013-001 v.1.0.1, SPEC Research Group - Cloud Working Group, Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC), 7001 Heritage Village Plaza Suite 225, Gainesville, VA 20155, USA, May 2013. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[4] Piotr Rygielski, Steffen Zschaler, and Samuel Kounev. A Meta-Model for Performance Modeling of Dynamic Virtualized Network Infrastructures (work-in-progress paper). In Proceedings of the 4th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2013), Prague, Czech Republic, April 21–24, 2013, pages 327–330. ACM, New York, NY, USA. April 2013. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[3] 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  ]
[2] 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  ]
[1] Piotr Rygielski and Samuel Kounev. Network Virtualization for QoS-Aware Resource Management in Cloud Data Centers: A Survey. PIK — Praxis der Informationsverarbeitung und Kommunikation, 36(1):55–64, February 2013, de Gruyter. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | DOI  | http  ]

2012

[6] Lukas Iffländer and Nils Gageik. Entwicklung und evaluierung eines systems zur bestimmung der orientierung und position eines objektes durch inertiale und magnetische sensoren. Bachelor thesis, University of Würzburg, December 2012. [ bib | pdf  | slides  ]
[5] Aleksandar Milenkoski and Samuel Kounev. Towards Benchmarking Intrusion Detection Systems for Virtualized Cloud Environments (Work-in-Progress Paper). In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST 2012), London, United Kingdom, December 2012, pages 562–563. IEEE, New York, USA. December 2012. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[4] 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  ]
[3] Piotr Rygielski. Modeling Virtualized Cloud Data Center Networks: Do We need QoS in Networks? Open Excellence Workshop (Invited Talk), Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic., June 2012. [ bib  ]
[2] Pawel Świątek, Piotr Rygielski, Krzysztof Juszczyszyn, and Adam Grzech. User Assignment and Movement Prediction in Wireless Networks. Cybernetics and Systems: An International Journal (CBS), 43(4):340–353, May 2012, Taylor & Francis, Inc., Bristol, PA, USA. 5-Year Impact Factor (2014): 0.968. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[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  ]

2011

[9] Paweł Świątek and Piotr Rygielski. Universal Comunication Platform for QoS-aware Delivery of Complex Services. In Proceedings of the VIth International Scientific and Technical Conference (CSIT 2011), Lviv, Ukraine, November 16–19, 2011, pages 136–139. Publishing House Vezha&Co. November 2011. [ bib ]
[8] Piotr Rygielski and Jakub Tomczak. Context Change Detection for Resource Allocation in Service-Oriented Systems. In Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems, Part II (KES 2011), A. Koenig, A. Dengel, K. Hinkelmann, K. Kise, R.J. Howlett, and L.C. Jain, editors, Kaiserslautern, Germany, September 12–14, 2011, volume 6882 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), pages 591–600. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg. September 2011. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  ]
[7] Piotr Rygielski, Pawel Świątek, Krzysztof Juszczyszyn, and Adam Grzech. Prediction Based Handovers for Wireless Networks Resources Management. In Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems, Part II (KES 2011), A. Koenig, A. Dengel, K. Hinkelmann, K. Kise, R.J. Howlett, and L.C. Jain, editors, Kaiserslautern, Germany, September 12–14, 2011, volume 6882 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), pages 687–696. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg. September 2011. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[6] Piotr Rygielski and Adam Gonczarek. Migration-aware Optimization of Virtualized Computational Resources Allocation in Complex Systems. In ICSEng 2011: Proceedings of the 21st international conference on Systems Engineering (ICSEng 2011), Henry Selvaraj and Dawid Zydek, editors, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, August 16–18, 2011, pages 212–216. IEEE Computer Society's Conference Publishing Services, Los Alamitos, California USA. August 2011. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  ]
[5] Samuel Kounev, Simon Spinner, and Jürgen Walter. QPME 2.0 User's Guide. Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Am Fasanengarten 5, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany, 5 2011. [ bib | pdf  ]
[4] Krzysztof Brzostowski and Piotr Rygielski. Automatyczna kompozycja uslug monitorowania dla systemu wspomagania treningu wytrzymalościowego sportowców. Przegląd Telekomunikacyjny, Wiadomości Telekomunikacyjne, 84:1017-1022, 2011. In Polish. [ bib | .pdf  ]
[3] Michael Kuperberg, Nikolas Roman Herbst, Jóakim Gunnarsson von Kistowski, and Ralf Reussner. Defining and Quantifying Elasticity of Resources in Cloud Computing and Scalable Platforms. Technical report, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Am Fasanengarten 5, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany, 2011. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[2] Jóakim von Kistowski. Defining and Measuring Workloads for Elasticity Benchmarking. Bachelor Thesis, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Am Fasanengarten 5, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany, 2011. [ bib  ]
[1] Nikolas Roman Herbst. Quantifying the Impact of Configuration Space for Elasticity Benchmarking. Study Thesis, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Am Fasanengarten 5, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany, 2011. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  ]

2010

[9] Adam Grzech, Pawel Świątek, and Piotr Rygielski. Dynamic Resources Allocation for Delivery of Personalized Services. In Software Services for e-World, Wojciech Cellary and Elsa Estevez, editors, volume 341 of IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, pages 17–28. Springer, Boston, November 2010. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[8] Adam Grzech, Pawel Świątek, and Piotr Rygielski. Translations of service level agreement in systems based on service oriented architectures. Cybernetics and Systems: An International Journal (CBS), 41(8):610–627, November 2010, Taylor & Francis, Inc., Bristol, PA, USA. 5-Year Impact Factor (2014): 0.968. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[7] Piotr Rygielski and Paweł Świątek. Wireless Network Management Through Network-Enforced Handover. In Applications of Systems Science, Adam Grzech, Pawel Świątek, and Krzysztof Brzostowski, editors, pages 227–236. Exit, ul. Maszynowa 5/9, 02-392 Warszawa, Poland, September 2010. [ bib ]
[6] Piotr Rygielski and Paweł Świątek. Optimal Complex Services Composition in SOA Systems. In Applications of Systems Science, Adam Grzech, Pawel Świątek, and Krzysztof Brzostowski, editors, pages 217–226. Exit, ul. Maszynowa 5/9, 02-392 Warszawa, Poland, September 2010. Most Promising Student Paper Award. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  ]
[5] Adam Grzech, Piotr Rygielski, and Pawel Świątek. Simulation Environment for Delivering Quality of Service in Systems Based on Service-Oriented Architecture Paradigm. In Performance modeling and evaluation of heterogeneous networks, 6th Working International Conference (HET-NETs 2010), Tadeusz Czachórski, editor, Zakopane, Poland, January 14–16, 2010, pages 89–97. Institute of Theoretical and Applied Informatics of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Baltycka 5, 44-100 Gliwice, Poland. January 2010. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  ]
[4] Adam Grzech, Piotr Rygielski, and Pawel Świątek. QoS-aware Infrastructure Resources Allocation in Systems Based on Service-Oriented Architecture Paradigm. In Performance modelling and evaluation of heterogeneous networks, 6th Working International Conference (HET-NETs 2010), Tadeusz Czachórski, editor, Zakopane, Poland, January 14–16, 2010, pages 35–47. Institute of Theoretical and Applied Informatics of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Baltycka 5, 44-100 Gliwice, Poland. January 2010. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  ]
[3] Piotr Rygielski and Pawel Świątek. Graph-fold: an Efficient Method for Complex Service Execution Plan Optimization. Systems Science, 36(3):25–32, 2010, Wroclaw University of Technology Press, Wroclaw, Poland. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[2] Adam Grzech, Pawel Świątek, and Piotr Rygielski. Adaptive Packet Scheduling for Requests Delay Guaranties in Packet-Switched Communication Network. Systems Science, 36(1):7–12, 2010, Wroclaw University of Technology Press, Wroclaw, Poland. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  | http  ]
[1] Adam Grzech, Piotr Rygielski, and Pawel Świątek. QoS-aware Complex Service Composition in SOA-based Systems. In SOA Infrastructure Tools: Concepts and Methods, Stanislaw Ambroszkiewicz, Jerzy Brzeziński, Wojciech Cellary, Adam Grzech, and Krzysztof Zieli\"nski, editors, pages 289–312. Poznań University of Economics Press, Poznań, Poland, 2010. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  ]

2009

[3] Adam Grzech, Pawel Świątek, and Piotr Rygielski. Improving QoS Guaranties via Adaptive Packet Scheduling. In Proceedings of the 16th Polish Teletraffic Symposium (PTS 2009), LódŹ, Poland, September 24–25, 2009, pages 53–56. Technical University of ŁódŹ. Young Author Best Paper Award. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  ]
[2] Adam Grzech, Pawel Świątek, and Piotr Rygielski. Twostage Packet Scheduling in the Network Node. In Proceedings of Twentieth International Conference on Systems Engineering, (ICSE 2009), Keith J. Burnham and Olivier C. L. Haas, editors, Coventry, UK, September 8–10, 2009, pages 181–184. Coventry University Press. September 2009. [ bib | Abstract  | pdf  ]
[1] Piotr Rygielski. Software implementation of the simulation environment of the system for multistage parallel processing of teletraffic in the node of the packet-switched network for traffic control algorithms performance analysis purposes. Master's thesis, Wroclaw University of Technology, Wybrzeże Wyspiańskiego 27, 50-370 Wroclaw, Poland, July 2009. The work is written in Polish language. [ bib | Abstract  ]

2007

[1] SPEC. SPECjms2007 - First industry-standard benchmark for enterprise messaging servers (JMS 1.1). Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation, October 2007. SPECtacular Performance Award. [ bib | http  ]

2005

[1] SPEC. SPECjbb2005 - Industry-standard server-side Java benchmark (J2SE 5.0). Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation, June 2005. SPECtacular Award. [ bib | Abstract  | http  ]

2004

[1] SPEC. SPECjAppServer2004 - Industry-standard enterprise Java application server benchmark (J2EE 1.4). Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation, April 2004. SPECtacular Performance Award. [ bib | http  ]

2002

[2] SPEC. SPECjAppServer2002 - Industry-standard enterprise Java application server benchmark (J2EE 1.3). Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation, November 2002. [ bib | Abstract  | http  ]
[1] SPEC. SPECjAppServer2001 - Industry-standard enterprise Java application server benchmark (J2EE 1.2). Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation, September 2002. [ bib | Abstract  | http  ]