Deutsch Intern
Chair of Computer Science II - Software Engineering

Publications


Books and Edited Volumes

2023[ to top ]
  • Performance Impact Analysis of Homomorphic Encryption: A Case Study Using Linear Regression as an Example. Prantl, Thomas; Engel, Simon; Horn, Lukas; Kaiser, Dennis; Iffländer, Lukas; Bauer, André; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in Information Security Practice and Experience, W. Meng, Z. Yan, V. Piuri (eds.) (2023). 284–298. Springer Nature Singapore, Singapore.
2020[ to top ]
  • Systems Benchmarking Kounev, Samuel; Lange, Klaus-Dieter; von Kistowski, Jóakim; (2020). (1st ed.) Springer International Publishing.
2017[ to top ]
  • Self-Aware Computing Systems Kounev, Samuel; Kephart, Jeffrey O.; Milenkoski, Aleksandar; Zhu, Xiaoyun; (2017). Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany.
2015[ to top ]
  • Proceeding of IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC2015), Grenoble, France, July 8--10, 2015 Kounev, Samuel; (P. Lalanda; A. Diaconescu; L. Cherkasova; S. Kounev, eds.) (2015). IEEE Computer Society Conference Publishing Services (CPS), Los Alamitos, California.
  • Model-driven Algorithms and Architectures for Self-Aware Computing Systems Kounev, Samuel; in Dagstuhl Reports, (S. Kounev; X. Zhu; J. O. Kephart; M. Kwiatkowska; A. M. [Assistant Editor], eds.) (2015). Dagstuhl, Germany.
2013[ to top ]
  • Proceedings of the 2013 International Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Services (HotTopiCS 2013) Kounev, Samuel; (S. Kounev; S. Zschaler; K. Sachs, eds.) (2013). ACM.
2011[ to top ]
  • ICPE’11 - 2nd Joint ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering, Karlsruhe, Germany, March 14--16, 2011 Kounev, Samuel; (S. Kounev; V. Cortellessa; R. Mirandola; D. J. Lilja, eds.) (2011). ACM, New York, NY, USA.
2008[ to top ]
  • Performance Evaluation: Metrics, Models and Benchmarks, Proceedings of the 2008 SPEC International Performance Evaluation Workshop (SIPEW 2008), Darmstadt, Germany, June 27-28 Kounev, Samuel; in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), (S. Kounev; I. Gorton; K. Sachs, eds.) (2008). (Vol. 5119) Springer, Heidelberg, Germany.
2005[ to top ]
  • Performance Engineering o...
    Performance Engineering of Distributed Component-Based Systems - Benchmarking, Modeling and Performance Prediction Kounev, Samuel; (2005). Shaker Verlag, Ph.D. Thesis, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany.
    Distinguished Dissertation Award

Journals and Magazines

2024[ to top ]
  • A Data-Driven Model for Range Sensors. Spiess, Florian; Strobel, Norbert; Kaupp, Tobias; Kounev, Samuel; in International Journal of Semantic Computing (2024). 1–18.
  • Comprehensive Exploration of Synthetic Data Generation: A Survey. Bauer, André; and Trapp, Simon; and Stenger, Michael; and Leppich, Robert; and Kounev, Samuel; and Leznik, Mark; and Chard, Kyle; and Foster, Ian; in arXiv preprint (2024). 103.
    https://doi.org/10.48550/arXiv.2401.02524
2023[ to top ]
  • De Bello Homomorphico: Investigation of the extensibility of the OpenFHE library with basic mathematical functions by means of common approaches using the example of the CKKS cryptosystem. Prantl, Thomas; Horn, Lukas; Engel, Simon; Iffländer, Lukas; Beierlieb, Lukas; Krupitzer, Christian; Bauer, André; Sakarvadia, Mansi; Foster, Ian; Kounev, Samuel; in International Journal of Information Security (2023).
  • Self-Aware Optimization of Adaptation Planning Strategies. Lesch, Veronika; Hadry, Marius; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems (2023). 18(3)
  • MVNOCoreSim: A Digital Twin for Virtualized IoT-centric Mobile Core Networks. Geissler, Stefan; Wamser, Florian; Bauer, Wolfgang; Gebert, Steffen; Kounev, Samuel; Hossfeld, Tobias; in IEEE Internet of Things (2023). 10(15) 13974–13987.
  • Serverless Computing: Wha...
    Serverless Computing: What It Is, and What It Is Not?. Kounev, Samuel; Herbst, Nikolas; Abad, Cristina L.; Iosup, Alexandru; Foster, Ian; Shenoy, Prashant; Rana, Omer; Chien, Andrew A.; in Commun. ACM (2023). 66(9) 80–92. Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA.
  • Optimizing storage assignment, order picking, and their interaction in mezzanine warehouses. Lesch, Veronika; Müller, Patrick B.M.; Krämer, Moritz; Hadry, Marius; Kounev, Samuel; Krupitzer, Christian; in Applied intelligence (2023). 25.
  • Towards a Cryptography Encyclopedia: A Survey on Attribute-Based Encryption. Prantl, Thomas; Zeck, Timo; Horn, Lukas; Iffländer, Lukas; Bauer, André; Dmitrienko, Alexandra; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in Journal of Surveillance, Security and Safety (2023).
  • Recommendation of Secure Group Communication Schemes using Multi Objective Optimization. Prantl, Thomas; Bauer, André; Iffländer, Lukas; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in International Journal of Information Security (2023).
  • Telescope: An Automated H...
    Telescope: An Automated Hybrid Forecasting Approach on a Level-Playing Field. Bauer, André; Leznik, Mark; Stenger, Michael; Leppich, Robert; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; Foster, Ian; (2023).
  • Deep Neural Network Regression for Normalized Digital Surface Model Generation with Sentinel-2 Imagery. Müller, Konstantin; Leppich, Robert; Geiß, Christian; Borst, Vanessa; Pelizari, Patrick Aravena; Kounev, Samuel; in IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing (2023). 1–14.
  • A literature review of Io...
    A literature review of IoT and CPS—What they are, and what they are not. Lesch, Veronika; Züfle, Marwin; Bauer, André; Iffländer, Lukas; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in Journal of Systems and Software (2023). 111631. Elsevier.
2022[ to top ]
  • CortexVR: Immersive analysis and training of cognitive executive functions of soccer players using virtual reality and machine learning. Krupitzer, Christian; Naber, Jens; Stauffert, Jan-Philipp; Mayer, Jan; Spielmann, Jan; Ehmann, Paul; Boci, Noel; Bürkle, Maurice; Ho, André; Komorek, Clemens; Heinickel, Felix; Kounev, Samuel; Becker, Christian; Latoschik, Marc Erich; in Frontiers in Psychology (2022). 5139. Frontiers.
  • A literature review on op...
    A literature review on optimization techniques for adaptation planning in adaptive systems: State of the art and research directions. Henrichs, Elia; Lesch, Veronika; Straesser, Martin; Kounev, Samuel; Krupitzer, Christian; in Information and Software Technology (2022). 149 106940.
  • A case study on the stabi...
    A case study on the stability of performance tests for serverless applications. Eismann, Simon; Costa, Diego; Liao, Lizhi; Bezemer, Cor-Paul; Shang, Weiyi; van Hoorn, André; Kounev, Samuel; in Journal of Systems and Software (JSS) (2022). 189
  • A Survey on Secure Group Communication Schemes with Focus on IoT Communication. Prantl, Thomas; Zeck, Timo; Bauer, André; Ten, Peter; Prantl, Dominik; Ben Yahya, Ala Eddine; Iffländer, Lukas; Dmitrienko, Alexandra; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in IEEE Access (2022). IEEE.
    Accepted but not yet published
2021[ to top ]
  • People Detection with Depth Silhouettes and Convolutional Neural Networks on a Mobile Robot. Spiess, Florian; Reinhart, Lucas; Strobel, Norbert; Kaiser, Dennis; Kounev, Samuel; Kaupp, Tobias; in Journal of Image and Graphics, (J. of Image; Graphics, eds.) (2021). 9(4) 135–139.
  • SARDE: A Framework for Co...
    SARDE: A Framework for Continuous and Self-Adaptive Resource Demand Estimation. Grohmann, Johannes; Eismann, Simon; Bauer, André; Spinner, Simon; Blum, Johannes; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; in ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems (2021). 15(2) Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA.
  • A Comparison of Mechanism...
    A Comparison of Mechanisms for Compensating Negative Impacts of System Integration. Lesch, Veronika; Krupitzer, Christian; Stubenrauch, Kevin; Keil, Nico; Becker, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; Segata, Michele; in Future Generation Computer Systems (2021). 116 117–131.
  • A Case Study on Optimization of Warehouses. Lesch, Veronika; Müller, Patrick; Krämer, Moritz; Kounev, Samuel; Krupitzer, Christian; in arXiv preprint arXiv:2112.12058 (2021).
  • Tackling the Rich Vehicle Routing Problem with Nature-Inspired Algorithms. Lesch, Veronika; König, Maximilian; Kounev, Samuel; Stein, Anthony; Krupitzer, Christian; in Applied Intelligence (2021). 52 9476–9500.
  • An Overview on Approaches...
    An Overview on Approaches for Coordination of Platoons. Lesch, Veronika; Breitbach, Martin; Segata, Michele; Becker, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; Krupitzer, Christian; in IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems (2021).
    Early Access on IEEE Xplore
  • A Machine Learning-based Workflow for Automatic Detection of Anomalies in Machine Tools. Züfle, Marwin; Moog, Felix; Lesch, Veronika; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in ISA Transactions: The Journal of Automation (2021).
    (in press)
2020[ to top ]
  • Survey and Experimental Comparison of RGB-D Indoor Robot Navigation Methods Supported by ROS and Their Expansion via Fusion with Wheel Odometry and IMU Data. Spiess, Florian; Friesslich, Jonas; Tobias, Kaupp; Kounev, Samuel; Strobel, Norbert; in International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Robotics Research (IJMERR), (P. R. (Chunhui) Yang, ed.) (2020). 9(12) 1532–1540.
  • Time Series Forecasting for Self-Aware Systems. Bauer, André; Züfle, Marwin; Herbst, Nikolas; Zehe, Albin; Hotho, Andreas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the IEEE (2020). 108(7) 1068–1093.
  • Towards Self-Aware Multir...
    Towards Self-Aware Multirotor Formations. Kaiser, Dennis; Lesch, Veronika; Rothe, Julian; Strohmeier, Michael; Spiess, Florian; Krupitzer, Christian; Montenegro, Sergio; Kounev, Samuel; in Computers (2020). 9(7) MDPI.
    Special Issue on Self-Aware Computing
  • A Taxonomy of Techniques for SLO Failure Prediction in Software Systems. Grohmann, Johannes; Herbst, Nikolas; Chalbani, Avi; Arian, Yair; Peretz, Noam; Kounev, Samuel; in Computers (2020). 9(1) 10. Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI).
  • The impact of the German strategy for containment of Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 on the training characteristics, physical activity, sleep of highly trained kayakers and canoeists: A retrospective observational study. Zinner, Christoph; Matzka, Manuel; Leppich, Robert; Kounev, Samuel; Holmberg, HC; Sperlich, Billy; in Frontiers in Sports and Active Living (2020). 2 127. Frontiers.
2019[ to top ]
  • Measuring and Rating the Energy-Efficiency of Servers. von Kistowski, Jóakim; Lange, Klaus-Dieter; Arnold, Jeremy A.; Beckett, John; Block, Hansfried; Tricker, Mike; Sharma, Sanjay; Pais, Johann; Kounev, Samuel; in Future Generation Computer Systems (2019). 100 579–589.
  • Online model learning for...
    Online model learning for self-aware computing infrastructures. Spinner, Simon; Grohmann, Johannes; Eismann, Simon; Kounev, Samuel; in Journal of Systems and Software (2019). 147 1–16.
  • Chameleon: A Hybrid, Proa...
    Chameleon: A Hybrid, Proactive Auto-Scaling Mechanism on a Level-Playing Field. Bauer, André; Herbst, Nikolas; Spinner, Simon; Ali-Eldin, Ahmed; Kounev, Samuel; in IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (2019). 30(4) 800–813. IEEE.
  • Modeling of Aggregated Io...
    Modeling of Aggregated IoT Traffic and Its Application to an IoT Cloud. Metzger, Florian; Hoßfeld, Tobias; Bauer, André; Kounev, Samuel; Heegaard, Poul. E.; in Proceedings of the IEEE (2019). 107(4) 679–694.
2018[ to top ]
  • Quantifying Cloud Perform...
    Quantifying Cloud Performance and Dependability: Taxonomy, Metric Design, and Emerging Challenges. Herbst, Nikolas; Bauer, André; Kounev, Samuel; Oikonomou, Giorgos; van Eyk, Erwin; Kousiouris, George; Evangelinou, Athanasia; Krebs, Rouven; Brecht, Tim; Abad, Cristina L.; Iosup, Alexandru; in ACM Transactions on Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Computing Systems (ToMPECS) (2018). 3(4) 19:1–19:36. ACM, New York, NY, USA.
  • CUP: A Formalism for Expressing Cloud Usage Patterns for Experts and Non-Experts. Milenkoski, Aleksandar; Iosup, Alexandru; Kounev, Samuel; Sachs, Kai; Mularz, Diane E.; Curtiss, Jonathan A.; Ding, Jason J.; Rosenberg, Florian; Rygielski, Piotr; in IEEE Cloud Computing (2018). 5(3) 65–76. IEEE.
2017[ to top ]
  • Modeling and Extracting L...
    Modeling and Extracting Load Intensity Profiles. von Kistowski, Jóakim; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; Groenda, Henning; Stier, Christian; Lehrig, Sebastian; in ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems (TAAS) (2017). 11(4) 23:1–23:28. ACM, New York, NY, USA.
  • Model-Based Self-Aware Pe...
    Model-Based Self-Aware Performance and Resource Management Using the Descartes Modeling Language. Huber, Nikolaus; Brosig, Fabian; Spinner, Simon; Kounev, Samuel; Bähr, Manuel; in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (TSE) (2017). 43(5) 432–452. IEEE Computer Society.
2016[ to top ]
  • A Model-Based Approach to...
    A Model-Based Approach to Designing Self-Aware IT Systems and Infrastructures. Kounev, Samuel; Huber, Nikolaus; Brosig, Fabian; Zhu, Xiaoyun; in IEEE Computer (2016). 49(7) 53–61. IEEE.
  • Enabling Fluid Analysis f...
    Enabling Fluid Analysis for Queueing Petri Nets via Model Transformation. Müller, Christoph; Rygielski, Piotr; Spinner, Simon; Kounev, Samuel; in Electronic Notes in Theoretical Computer Science (2016). 327 71–91. Elsevier.
    The 8th International Workshop on Practical Application of Stochastic Modeling, PASM 2016
2015[ to top ]
  • Evaluating Computer Intru...
    Evaluating Computer Intrusion Detection Systems: A Survey of Common Practices. Milenkoski, Aleksandar; Vieira, Marco; Kounev, Samuel; Avritzer, Alberto; Payne, Bryan D.; in ACM Computing Surveys (2015). 48(1) 12:1–12:41. ACM, New York, NY, USA.
    5-year Impact Factor (2014): 5.949
  • Quantitative Evaluation o...
    Quantitative Evaluation of Model-Driven Performance Analysis and Simulation of Component-based Architectures. Brosig, Fabian; Meier, Philipp; Becker, Steffen; Koziolek, Anne; Koziolek, Heiko; Kounev, Samuel; in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (TSE) (2015). 41(2) 157–175. IEEE.
  • Evaluating Approaches to ...
    Evaluating Approaches to Resource Demand Estimation. Spinner, Simon; Casale, Giuliano; Brosig, Fabian; Kounev, Samuel; in Performance Evaluation (2015). 92 51–71. Elsevier B.V.
  • Parallel Simulation of Queueing Petri Nets. Walter, Jürgen; Spinner, Simon; Kounev, Samuel; in EAI Endorsed Transactions on Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems (2015). 16(8) ACM.
2014[ to top ]
  • Self-Adaptive Workload Cl...
    Self-Adaptive Workload Classification and Forecasting for Proactive Resource Provisioning. Herbst, Nikolas Roman; Huber, Nikolaus; Kounev, Samuel; Amrehn, Erich; in Concurrency and Computation - Practice and Experience, John Wiley and Sons, Ltd. (2014). 26(12) 2053–2078.
  • Metrics and Techniques fo...
    Metrics and Techniques for Quantifying Performance Isolation in Cloud Environments. Krebs, Rouven; Momm, Christof; Kounev, Samuel; in Elsevier Science of Computer Programming Journal (SciCo) (2014). Vol. 90, Part B 116–134. Elsevier B.V.
  • Architecture-Level Softwa...
    Architecture-Level Software Performance Abstractions for Online Performance Prediction. Brosig, Fabian; Huber, Nikolaus; Kounev, Samuel; in Elsevier Science of Computer Programming Journal (SciCo) (2014). Vol. 90, Part B 71–92. Elsevier.
  • Modeling Run-Time Adaptat...
    Modeling Run-Time Adaptation at the System Architecture Level in Dynamic Service-Oriented Environments. Huber, Nikolaus; van Hoorn, André; Koziolek, Anne; Brosig, Fabian; Kounev, Samuel; in Service Oriented Computing and Applications Journal (SOCA) (2014). 8(1) 73–89. Springer-Verlag.
2013[ to top ]
  • Modeling of Event-based C...
    Modeling of Event-based Communication in Component-based Architectures: State-of-the-Art and Future Directions. Kounev, Samuel; Rathfelder, Christoph; Klatt, Benjamin; in Electronic Notes in Theoretical Computer Science (ENTCS) (2013). 295 3–9. Elsevier Science Publishers B. V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • Modeling Event-based Comm...
    Modeling Event-based Communication in Component-based Software Architectures for Performance Predictions. Rathfelder, Christoph; Klatt, Benjamin; Sachs, Kai; Kounev, Samuel; in Journal of Software and Systems Modeling (SoSyM) (2013). 1–27. Springer Verlag.
  • Network Virtualization fo...
    Network Virtualization for QoS-Aware Resource Management in Cloud Data Centers: A Survey. Rygielski, Piotr; Kounev, Samuel; in PIK --- Praxis der Informationsverarbeitung und Kommunikation (2013). 36(1) 55–64. de Gruyter.
  • Performance modeling and ...
    Performance modeling and analysis of message-oriented event-driven systems. Sachs, Kai; Kounev, Samuel; Buchmann, Alejandro; in Journal of Software and Systems Modeling (2013). 12(4) 705–729. Springer-Verlag.
2011[ to top ]
  • Self-Aware Software and S...
    Self-Aware Software and Systems Engineering: A Vision and Research Roadmap. Kounev, Samuel; in GI Softwaretechnik-Trends, 31(4), November 2011, ISSN 0720-8928 (2011). Karlsruhe, Germany.
2009[ to top ]
  • Benchmarking and Performance Modeling of Event-Based Systems. Kounev, Samuel; Sachs, Kai; in it - Information Technology (2009). 51(5) 262–269. Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag, Munich, Germany.
  • Performance evaluation of...
    Performance evaluation of message-oriented middleware using the SPECjms2007 benchmark. Sachs, Kai; Kounev, Samuel; Bacon, Jean; Buchmann, Alejandro; in Performance Evaluation (2009). 66(8) 410–434. Elsevier Science Publishers B. V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • Autonomic QoS control in ...
    Autonomic QoS control in enterprise Grid environments using online simulation. Nou, Ramon; Kounev, Samuel; Julia, Ferran; Torres, Jordi; in Journal of Systems and Software (2009). 82(3) 486–502. Elsevier Science Publishers B. V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • QPME - A Performance Mode...
    QPME - A Performance Modeling Tool Based on Queueing Petri Nets. Kounev, Samuel; Dutz, Christofer; in ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review (PER), Special Issue on Tools for Computer Performance Modeling and Reliability Analysis (2009). 36 46–51. ACM.
2008[ to top ]
  • Kaffeekunde - SPECjms misst Message-oriented Middleware. Kounev, Samuel; Sachs, Kai; (2008).
2006[ to top ]
  • Performance Modeling and ...
    Performance Modeling and Evaluation of Distributed Component-Based Systems using Queueing Petri Nets. Kounev, Samuel; in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (2006). 32(7) 486–502.
  • SimQPN - a tool and metho...
    SimQPN - a tool and methodology for analyzing queueing Petri net models by means of simulation. Kounev, Samuel; Buchmann, Alejandro; in Performance Evaluation (2006). 63(4-5) 364–394. Elsevier Science Publishers B. V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2004[ to top ]
  • Performance Tuning and Op...
    Performance Tuning and Optimization of J2EE Applications on the JBoss Platform. Kounev, Samuel; Weis, Börn; Buchmann, Alejandro; in Journal of Computer Resource Management (2004). 113 Computer Measurement Group (CMG).
1999[ to top ]
  • Distributed Video-Conferencing System Organized for Work on the Internet with the Use of Multimedia Server. Nenov, Plamen; Kounev, Samuel; Mihailov, Dimiter; in Journal of Computing and Information (1999).

Conference Full Papers

2023[ to top ]
  • BLOCSIE - Benchmark for LOCalization in a Simulated Industrial Environment. Spiess, Florian; Bluemm, Daniel; Strobel, Norbert; Kaupp, Tobias; Kounev, Samuel; in 2023 21st International Conference on Advanced Robotics (ICAR) (2023). 577–584.
  • A Systematic Approach for...
    A Systematic Approach for Benchmarking of Container Orchestration Frameworks. Straesser, Martin; Mathiasch, Jonas; Bauer, André; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 2023 ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (2023). 187–198. Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA.
  • Kubernetes-in-the-Loop: E...
    Kubernetes-in-the-Loop: Enriching Microservice Simulation Through Authentic Container Orchestration. Straesser, Martin; Haas, Patrick; Frank, Sebastian; Hakamian, Alireza; Van Hoorn, André; Kounev, Samuel; in Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools (2023).
    In print.
  • An Empirical Study of Con...
    An Empirical Study of Container Image Configurations and Their Impact on Start Times. Straesser, Martin; Bauer, André; Leppich, Robert; Herbst, Nikolas; Chard, Kyle; Foster, Ian; Kounev, Samuel; in 2023 IEEE/ACM 23rd International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Internet Computing (CCGrid) (2023). 94–105. IEEE.
  • Autoscaler Evaluation and...
    Autoscaler Evaluation and Configuration: A Practitioner’s Guideline. Straesser, Martin; Eismann, Simon; von Kistowski, Jóakim; Bauer, André; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 2023 ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (2023). 31–41. Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA.
2022[ to top ]
  • SCRAPS: Scalable Collective Remote Attestation for Pub-Sub IoT Networks with Untrusted Proxy Verifier Petzi, Lukas; Ben Yahya, Ala Eddine; Dmitrienko, Alexandra; Tsudik, Gene; Prantl, Thomas; Kounev, Samuel; (2022). (Vol. USENIX Security ’22)
    Coming Soon
  • Investigating the Predictability of QoS Metrics in Cellular Networks. Herrnleben, Stefan; Grohmann, Johannes; Lesch, Veronika; Prantl, Thomas; Metzger, Florian; Hoßfeld, Tobias; Kounev, Samuel; in 2022 IEEE/ACM 30th International Symposium on Quality of Service (IWQoS) (2022). 1–10.
  • Towards a Cryptography Benchmark: A View on Attribute Based Encryption Schemes. Prantl, Thomas; Zeck, Timo; Iffländer, Lukas; Beierlieb, Lukas; Dmitrenko, Alexandra; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in 2022 5th Conference on Cloud and Internet of Things (CIoT) (2022). IEEE.
  • Why Is It Not Solved Yet?...
    Why Is It Not Solved Yet? Challenges for Production-Ready Autoscaling. Straesser, Martin; Grohmann, Johannes; von Kistowski, Jóakim; Eismann, Simon; Bauer, André; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 2022 ACM/SPEC on International Conference on Performance Engineering (2022). 105–115. Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA.
2021[ to top ]
  • Performance Evaluation of a Post-Quantum Public-Key Cryptosystem. Prantl, Thomas; Prantl, Dominik; Beierlieb, Lukas; Iffländer, Lukas; Dmitrienko, Alexandra; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in 2021 IEEE 40th International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC) (2021). IEEE.
  • Recommendations for Data-Driven Degradation Estimation with Case Studies from Manufacturing and Dry-Bulk Shipping. Finke, Nils; Mohr, Marisa; Lontke, Alexander; Züfle, Marwin; Kounev, Samuel; Möller, Ralf; in Research Challenges in Information Science (RCIS) (2021). 189–204. Springer.
  • Towards Situation-Aware M...
    Towards Situation-Aware Meta-Optimization of Adaptation Planning Strategies. Lesch, Veronika; Noack, Tanja; Hefter, Johannes; Kounev, Samuel; Krupitzer, Christian; in Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing and Self-Organizing Systems - ACSOS 2021 (2021). IEEE.
    Best Paper Award Runner Up, Full Paper Acceptance Ratio: 25%
  • Sizeless: Predicting the ...
    Sizeless: Predicting the Optimal Size of Serverless Functions. Eismann, Simon; Bui, Long; Grohmann, Johannes; Abad, Cristina; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 22nd International MIDDLEWARE Conference (2021). 248–259.
    Best Student Paper Award, ACM Artifacts Evaluated — Functional
  • Machine Learning Model Update Strategies for Hard Disk Drive Failure Prediction. Züfle, Marwin; Erhard, Florian; Kounev, Samuel; in 20th IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA) (2021).
    (to appear)
  • Libra: A Benchmark for Ti...
    Libra: A Benchmark for Time Series Forecasting Methods. Bauer, André; Züfle, Marwin; Eismann, Simon; Grohmann, Johannes; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 12th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE) (2021). ACM, New York, NY, USA.
  • Benchmarking of Pre- and Post-Quantum Group Encryption Schemes with Focus on IoT. Prantl, Thomas; Prantl, Dominik; Bauer, André; Iffländer, Lukas; Dmitrenko, Alexandra; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in 2021 IEEE 40th International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC) (2021).
  • ComBench: A Benchmarking...
    ComBench: A Benchmarking Framework for Publish/Subscribe Communication Protocols Under Network Limitations. Herrnleben, Stefan; Leidinger, Maximilian; Lesch, Veronika; Prantl, Thomas; Grohmann, Johannes; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools, Q. Zhao, L. Xia (eds.) (2021). 72–92. Springer International Publishing, Cham.
  • SuanMing: Explainable Pre...
    SuanMing: Explainable Prediction of Performance Degradations in Microservice Applications. Grohmann, Johannes; Straesser, Martin; Chalbani, Avi; Eismann, Simon; Arian, Yair; Herbst, Nikolas; Peretz, Noam; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 12th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE) (2021). ACM, New York, NY, USA.
    Acceptance Rate: 29%
  • A Predictive Maintenance ...
    A Predictive Maintenance Methodology: Predicting the Time-to-Failure of Machines in Industry 4.0. Züfle, Marwin; Agne, Joachim; Grohmann, Johannes; Dörtoluk, Ibrahim; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 21st IEEE IES International Conference on Industrial Informatics (2021). IEEE.
  • A Simulation-based Optimi...
    A Simulation-based Optimization Framework for Online Adaptation of Networks. Herrnleben, Stefan; Grohmann, Johannes; Rygielski, Pitor; Lesch, Veronika; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 12th EAI International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SIMUtools), H. Song, D. Jiang (eds.) (2021). 513–532. Springer International Publishing, Cham.
  • Towards a Mobile Robot Localization Benchmark with Challenging Sensordata in an Industrial Environment. Spiess, Florian; Friesslich, Jonas; Bluemm, Daniel; Mast, Fabio; Vinokour, Dmitrij; Kounev, Samuel; Kaupp, Tobias; Strobel, Norbert; in 2021 20th International Conference on Advanced Robotics (ICAR) (2021). 857–864.
2020[ to top ]
  • Model-based Performance P...
    Model-based Performance Predictions for SDN-based Networks: A Case Study. Herrnleben, Stefan; Rygielski, Piotr; Grohmann, Johannes; Eismann, Simon; Hossfeld, Tobias; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 20th International GI/ITG Conference on Measurement, Modelling and Evaluation of Computing Systems (2020). Springer, Cham.
  • Quantifying measurement q...
    Quantifying measurement quality and load distribution in Tor. Greubel, Andre; Pohl, Steffen; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 36th Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC 2020) (2020).
  • To Fail Or Not To Fail: P...
    To Fail Or Not To Fail: Predicting Hard Disk Drive Failure Time Windows. Züfle, Marwin; Krupitzer, Christian; Erhard, Florian; Grohmann, Johannes; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 20th International GI/ITG Conference on Measurement, Modelling and Evaluation of Computing Systems (2020). 19–36. Springer, Cham.
  • Evaluating the Performance of a State-of-the-Art Group-oriented Encryption Scheme for Dynamic Groups in an IoT Scenario. Prantl, Thomas; Ten, Peter; Iffländer, Lukas; Dmitrenko, Alexandra; Kounev, Samuel; Krupitzer, Christian; in 2020 IEEE 28th International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS) (2020).
    Acceptance Rate: 27%
  • Predicting the Costs of S...
    Predicting the Costs of Serverless Workflows. Eismann, Simon; Grohmann, Johannes; van Eyk, Erwin; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 2020 ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE) (2020). 265–276. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), New York, NY, USA.
    Acceptance Rate: 23.4% (15/64)
  • Baloo: Measuring and Mode...
    Baloo: Measuring and Modeling the Performance Configurations of Distributed DBMS. Grohmann, Johannes; Seybold, Daniel; Eismann, Simon; Leznik, Mark; Kounev, Samuel; Domaschka, Jörg; in 2020 28th International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS) (2020). 1–8. IEEE.
    Acceptance Rate: 27%
  • An IoT Network Emulator f...
    An IoT Network Emulator for Analyzing the Influence of Varying Network Quality. Herrnleben, Stefan; Ailabouni, Rudy; Grohmann, Johannes; Prantl, Thomas; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 12th EAI International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SIMUtools) (2020).
2019[ to top ]
  • Integrating Statistical R...
    Integrating Statistical Response Time Models in Architectural Performance Models. Eismann, Simon; Grohmann, Johannes; Walter, Jürgen; von Kistowski, Jóakim; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE International Conference on Software Architecture (ICSA) (2019). 71–80. IEEE.
    Acceptance Rate: 21,9% (21/96)
  • Measuring the Energy Effi...
    Measuring the Energy Efficiency of Transactional Loads on GPGPU. von Kistowski, Jóakim; Pais, Johann; Wahl, Tobias; Lange, Klaus-Dieter; Block, Hansfried; Beckett, John; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 19th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (2019). ACM, New York, NY, USA.
    Best Industry Paper Award
  • Monitorless: Predicting P...
    Monitorless: Predicting Performance Degradation in Cloud Applications with Machine Learning. Grohmann, Johannes; Nicholson, Patrick K.; Iglesias, Jesus Omana; Kounev, Samuel; Lugones, Diego; in Proceedings of the 20th International Middleware Conference (2019). 149–162. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), New York, NY, USA.
  • Predicting Server Power C...
    Predicting Server Power Consumption from Standard Rating Results. von Kistowski, Jóakim; Grohmann, Johannes; Schmitt, Norbert; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 19th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (2019). 301–312. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), New York, NY, USA.
    Full Paper Acceptance Rate: 18.6% (13/70)
  • Autonomic Forecasting Met...
    Autonomic Forecasting Method Selection: Examination and Ways Ahead. Züfle, Marwin; Bauer, André; Lesch, Veronika; Krupitzer, Christian; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; Curtef, Valentin; in Proceedings of the 16th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC) (2019). IEEE.
  • Online Power Consumption ...
    Online Power Consumption Estimation for Functions in Cloud Applications. Schmitt, Norbert; Iffländer, Lukas; Bauer, André; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 16th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC) (2019). IEEE.
  • Chamulteon: Coordinated A...
    Chamulteon: Coordinated Auto-Scaling of Micro-Services. Bauer, André; Lesch, Veronika; Versluis, Laurens; Ilyushkin, Alexey; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 39th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS) (2019).
  • Detecting Parametric Depe...
    Detecting Parametric Dependencies for Performance Models Using Feature Selection Techniques. Grohmann, Johannes; Eismann, Simon; Elflein, Sven; Mazkatli, Manar; von Kistowski, Jóakim; Kounev, Samuel; in 2019 IEEE 27th International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS) (2019). 309–322. IEEE Computer Society.
    Acceptance Rate: 23.8% (29/122)
2018[ to top ]
  • SmarTor: Smarter Tor with...
    SmarTor: Smarter Tor with Smart Contracts: Improving resilience of topology distribution in the Tor network. Greubel, Andre; Dmitrienko, Alexandra; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 34th Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (2018). ACM, New York, NY, USA.
  • TeaStore: A Micro-Service...
    TeaStore: A Micro-Service Reference Application for Benchmarking, Modeling and Resource Management Research. von Kistowski, Jóakim; Eismann, Simon; Schmitt, Norbert; Bauer, André; Grohmann, Johannes; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 26th IEEE International Symposium on the Modelling, Analysis, and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (2018). 223–236. IEEE Computer Society.
    Acceptance Rate: 29.5% (23/78)
  • Modeling of Parametric De...
    Modeling of Parametric Dependencies for Performance Prediction of Component-based Software Systems at Run-time. Eismann, Simon; Walter, Jürgen; von Kistowski, Jóakim; Kounev, Samuel; in 2018 IEEE International Conference on Software Architecture (ICSA) (2018). 135–144.
    Acceptance Rate: 25,6% (22/86)
  • FOX: Cost-Awareness for A...
    FOX: Cost-Awareness for Autonomic Resource Management in Public Clouds. Lesch, Veronika; Bauer, André; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 9th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2018) (2018). ACM, New York, NY, USA.
    Full Paper Acceptance Ratio: 23,7%
  • On the Value of Service D...
    On the Value of Service Demand Estimation for Auto-Scaling. Bauer, André; Grohmann, Johannes; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of 19th International GI/ITG Conference on Measurement, Modelling and Evaluation of Computing Systems (MMB 2018) (2018). (Vol. 10740) 142–156. Springer, Cham.
2017[ to top ]
  • Automated and Adaptable D...
    Automated and Adaptable Decision Support for Software Performance Engineering. Walter, Jürgen; van Hoorn, Andre; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 11th EAI International Conference on Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools (2017).
  • Performance Assessment of...
    Performance Assessment of Cloud Migrations from Network and Application Point of View. Iffländer, Lukas; Wamser, Florian; Metter, Christopher; Tran-Gia, Phuoc; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of 9th EAI International Conference on Mobile Networks and Management (MONAMI 2018) (2017).
2016[ to top ]
  • Automated Extraction of N...
    Automated Extraction of Network Traffic Models Suitable for Performance Simulation. Rygielski, Piotr; Simko, Viliam; Sittner, Felix; Aschenbrenner, Doris; Kounev, Samuel; Schilling, Klaus; in Proceedings of the 7th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2016) (2016). 27–35. ACM.
    Acceptance rate (Full Paper): 19/57 = 33%
  • Variations in CPU Power C...
    Variations in CPU Power Consumption. von Kistowski, Jóakim; Block, Hansfried; Beckett, John; Spradling, Cloyce; Lange, Klaus-Dieter; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 7th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2016) (2016). ACM, New York, NY, USA.
  • Modeling and Prediction o...
    Modeling and Prediction of Software-Defined Networks Performance using Queueing Petri Nets. Rygielski, Piotr; Seliuchenko, Marian; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SIMUTools 2016) (2016). 66–75.
  • Performance Analysis of S...
    Performance Analysis of SDN Switches with Hardware and Software Flow Tables. Rygielski, Piotr; Seliuchenko, Marian; Kounev, Samuel; Klymash, Mykhailo; in Proceedings of the 10th EAI International Conference on Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools (ValueTools 2016) (2016).
  • Quantifying the Attack De...
    Quantifying the Attack Detection Accuracy of Intrusion Detection Systems in Virtualized Environments. Milenkoski, Aleksandar; Jayaram, K. R.; Antunes, Nuno; Vieira, Marco; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of The 27th IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2016) (2016). IEEE Computer Society, Washington DC, USA.
    Acceptance rate (Full Paper): 45/130 = 34%
2015[ to top ]
  • Evaluation of Intrusion D...
    Evaluation of Intrusion Detection Systems in Virtualized Environments Using Attack Injection. Milenkoski, Aleksandar; Payne, Bryan D.; Antunes, Nuno; Vieira, Marco; Kounev, Samuel; Avritzer, Alberto; Luft, Matthias; in The 18th International Symposium on Research in Attacks, Intrusions, and Defenses (RAID 2015) (2015). Springer.
    Acceptance Rate: 23%.
  • Proactive Memory Scaling ...
    Proactive Memory Scaling of Virtualized Applications. Spinner, Simon; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; Zhu, Xiaoyun; Lu, Lei; Uysal, Mustafa; Griffith, Rean; in Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE 8th International Conference on Cloud Computing (IEEE CLOUD 2015) (2015). 277–284. IEEE.
    Acceptance Rate: 15%
  • Energy Efficiency of Hier...
    Energy Efficiency of Hierarchical Server Load Distribution Strategies. von Kistowski, Jóakim; Beckett, John; Lange, Klaus-Dieter; Block, Hansfried; Arnold, Jeremy A.; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the IEEE 23nd International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS 2015) (2015). IEEE.
    Full paper acceptance rate: 19%
  • Modeling and Extracting L...
    Modeling and Extracting Load Intensity Profiles. von Kistowski, Jóakim; Herbst, Nikolas Roman; Zoller, Daniel; Kounev, Samuel; Hotho, Andreas; in Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems (SEAMS 2015) (2015).
    Acceptance rate: 29%