EPEW 2010: 7th European Performance Engineering Workshop
University Residential Center of Bertinoro, Italy
23-24 September 2010



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23 - 24 September 2010

Second day

  • 09:30 - 10:30 keynote speaker (session chair: R. Mirandola)
    • Ralf Reussner (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, DE):
      "From Performance Prediction to Performance Certification"
  • 10:30 - 11:00 coffee break
  • 11:00 - 12:30 session 4: model solutions and bounds (chair: L. Bononi)
    • Ricardo Rodríguez and Jorge Júlvez (University of Zaragoza, ES):
      "Accurate Performance Estimation for Stochastic Marked Graphs by Bottleneck Regrowing"
    • Simonetta Balsamo, Gian-Luca Dei Rossi and Andrea Marin (University Ca' Foscari of Venezia, IT):
      "A Numerical Algorithm for the Solution of Product-Form Models with Infinite State Spaces"
    • Peter Harrison (Imperial College London, UK) and Nigel Thomas (University of Newcastle, UK):
      "State-Dependent Rates and Semi-Product-Form via the Reversed Process"
  • 12:30 - 14:30 lunch
  • 14:30 - 16:30 session 5: compositional analysis (chair: J. Srba)
    • Christoph Rathfelder (FZI, DE), David Evans (University of Cambridge, UK) and Samuel Kounev (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, DE):
      "Predictive Modelling of Peer-to-Peer Event-Driven Communication in Component-Based Systems"
    • Elvio Gilberto Amparore and Susanna Donatelli (University of Torino, IT):
      "A Component-Based Solution Method for Non-Ergodic Markov Regenerative Processes"
    • Michael Smith (Technical University of Denmark, DK):
      "Compositional Abstraction of PEPA Models for Transient Analysis"
    • Sonja Georgievska and Suzana Andova (Eindhoven University of Technologies, NL):
      "Composing Systems while Preserving Probabilities"
  • 16:30 - 16:45 closing