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Intern
Chair of Computer Science II - Software Engineering

Publications


Books and Edited Volumes

2020[ to top ]
  • {Systems Benchmarking} Kounev, Samuel; Lange, Klaus-Dieter; von Kistowski, Jóakim; (1st ed.) Springer International Publishing.
2017[ to top ]
  • {Self-Aware Computing Systems} Kounev, Samuel; Kephart, Jeffrey O.; Milenkoski, Aleksandar; Zhu, Xiaoyun;{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.)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.)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.)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.)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.) (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;Shaker Verlag, Ph.D. Thesis, Technische Universit{\"a}t Darmstadt, Germany.
    Distinguished Dissertation Award

Journals and Magazines

2022[ to top ]
  • 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 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) 189
2021[ to top ]
  • 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
    (in press)
  • SARDE: A Framework for Co...
    SARDE: A Framework for Continuous and Self-Adaptive Resource Demand Estimation. Grohmann, Johannes; Eismann, Simon; Bauer, Andr\’{e}; Spinner, Simon; Blum, Johannes; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; in ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems 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 116 117–131.
  • 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
    Early Access on IEEE Xplore
  • Tackling the Rich Vehicle Routing Problem with Nature-Inspired Algorithms. Lesch, Veronika; König, Maximilian; Kounev, Samuel; Stein, Anthony; Krupitzer, Christian; in Applied Intelligence 52 9476–9500.
  • 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.) 9(4) 135–139.
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.) 9(12) 1532–1540.
  • 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 2 127. Frontiers.
  • {Time Series Forecasting for Self-Aware Systems}. Bauer, Andr{\’e}; Z{\"u}fle, Marwin; Herbst, Nikolas; Zehe, Albin; Hotho, Andreas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the IEEE 108(7) 1068–1093.
  • 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 9(1) 10. Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI).
  • {Towards Self-Aware Multi...
    {Towards Self-Aware Multirotor Formations}. Kaiser, Dennis; Lesch, Veronika; Rothe, Julian; Strohmeier, Michael; Spiess, Florian; Krupitzer, Christian; Montenegro, Sergio; Kounev, Samuel; in Computers 9(7) MDPI.
    Special Issue on Self-Aware Computing
2019[ to top ]
  • {Modeling of Aggregated I...
    {Modeling of Aggregated IoT Traffic and Its Application to an IoT Cloud}. Metzger, Florian; Ho{\ss}feld, Tobias; Bauer, Andr{\’e}; Kounev, Samuel; Heegaard, Poul. E.; in Proceedings of the IEEE 107(4) 679–694.
  • 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 147 1–16.
  • {Chameleon: A Hybrid, Pro...
    {Chameleon: A Hybrid, Proactive Auto-Scaling Mechanism on a Level-Playing Field}. Bauer, Andr{\’e}; Herbst, Nikolas; Spinner, Simon; Ali-Eldin, Ahmed; Kounev, Samuel; in IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems 30(4) 800–813. IEEE.
  • {Measuring and Rating the Energy-Efficiency of Servers}. von Kistowski, J{\’o}akim; Lange, Klaus-Dieter; Arnold, Jeremy A.; Beckett, John; Block, Hansfried; Tricker, Mike; Sharma, Sanjay; Pais, Johann; Kounev, Samuel; in Future Generation Computer Systems 100 579–589.
2018[ to top ]
  • {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 5(3) 65–76. IEEE.
  • {Quantifying Cloud Perfor...
    {Quantifying Cloud Performance and Dependability: Taxonomy, Metric Design, and Emerging Challenges}. Herbst, Nikolas; Bauer, Andr{\’e}; 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) 3(4) 19:1–19:36. ACM, New York, NY, USA.
2017[ to top ]
  • {Modeling and Extracting ...
    {Modeling and Extracting Load Intensity Profiles}. von Kistowski, J{\’o}akim; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; Groenda, Henning; Stier, Christian; Lehrig, Sebastian; in ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems (TAAS) 11(4) 23:1–23:28. ACM, New York, NY, USA.
  • {Model-Based Self-Aware P...
    {Model-Based Self-Aware Performance and Resource Management Using the Descartes Modeling Language}. Huber, Nikolaus; Brosig, Fabian; Spinner, Simon; Kounev, Samuel; B{\"a}hr, Manuel; in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (TSE) 43(5) 432–452. IEEE Computer Society.
2016[ to top ]
  • {Enabling Fluid Analysis ...
    {Enabling Fluid Analysis for Queueing Petri Nets via Model Transformation}. M{\"u}ller, Christoph; Rygielski, Piotr; Spinner, Simon; Kounev, Samuel; in Electronic Notes in Theoretical Computer Science 327 71–91. Elsevier.
    The 8th International Workshop on Practical Application of Stochastic Modeling, PASM 2016
  • {A Model-Based Approach t...
    {A Model-Based Approach to Designing Self-Aware IT Systems and Infrastructures}. Kounev, Samuel; Huber, Nikolaus; Brosig, Fabian; Zhu, Xiaoyun; in IEEE Computer 49(7) 53–61. IEEE.
2015[ to top ]
  • {Evaluating Approaches to...
    {Evaluating Approaches to Resource Demand Estimation}. Spinner, Simon; Casale, Giuliano; Brosig, Fabian; Kounev, Samuel; in Performance Evaluation 92 51–71. Elsevier B.V.
  • {Evaluating Computer Intr...
    {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} 48(1) 12:1–12:41. ACM, New York, NY, USA.
    {5-year Impact Factor (2014): 5.949}
  • {Quantitative Evaluation ...
    {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) 41(2) 157–175. IEEE.
  • {Parallel Simulation of Queueing Petri Nets}. Walter, J{\"u}rgen; Spinner, Simon; Kounev, Samuel; in EAI Endorsed Transactions on Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems 16(8) ACM.
2014[ to top ]
  • {Self-Adaptive Workload C...
    {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. 26(12) 2053–2078.
  • {Architecture-Level Softw...
    {Architecture-Level Software Performance Abstractions for Online Performance Prediction}. Brosig, Fabian; Huber, Nikolaus; Kounev, Samuel; in Elsevier Science of Computer Programming Journal (SciCo) Vol. 90, Part B 71–92. Elsevier.
  • {Metrics and Techniques f...
    {Metrics and Techniques for Quantifying Performance Isolation in Cloud Environments}. Krebs, Rouven; Momm, Christof; Kounev, Samuel; in Elsevier Science of Computer Programming Journal (SciCo) Vol. 90, Part B 116–134. Elsevier B.V.
  • {Modeling Run-Time Adapta...
    {Modeling Run-Time Adaptation at the System Architecture Level in Dynamic Service-Oriented Environments}. Huber, Nikolaus; van Hoorn, Andr{\’e}; Koziolek, Anne; Brosig, Fabian; Kounev, Samuel; in Service Oriented Computing and Applications Journal (SOCA) 8(1) 73–89. Springer-Verlag.
2013[ to top ]
  • 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 12(4) 705–729. Springer-Verlag.
  • {Network Virtualization f...
    {Network Virtualization for QoS-Aware Resource Management in Cloud Data Centers: A Survey}. Rygielski, Piotr; Kounev, Samuel; in PIK --- Praxis der Informationsverarbeitung und Kommunikation 36(1) 55–64. de Gruyter.
  • 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) 1–27. Springer Verlag.
  • {Modeling of Event-based ...
    {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)} 295 3–9. Elsevier Science Publishers B. V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2011[ to top ]
  • {Self-Aware Software and ...
    {Self-Aware Software and Systems Engineering: A Vision and Research Roadmap}. Kounev, Samuel; in {GI Softwaretechnik-Trends, 31(4), November 2011, ISSN 0720-8928}Karlsruhe, Germany.
2009[ to top ]
  • {Benchmarking and Performance Modeling of Event-Based Systems}. Kounev, Samuel; Sachs, Kai; in it - Information Technology 51(5) 262–269. Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag, Munich, Germany.
  • {Performance evaluation o...
    {Performance evaluation of message-oriented middleware using the SPECjms2007 benchmark}. Sachs, Kai; Kounev, Samuel; Bacon, Jean; Buchmann, Alejandro; in Performance Evaluation 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 82(3) 486–502. Elsevier Science Publishers B. V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • {QPME - A Performance Mod...
    {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 36 46–51. ACM.
2008[ to top ]
  • {Kaffeekunde - SPECjms misst Message-oriented Middleware}. Kounev, Samuel; Sachs, Kai;
2006[ to top ]
  • {SimQPN - a tool and meth...
    {SimQPN - a tool and methodology for analyzing queueing Petri net models by means of simulation}. Kounev, Samuel; Buchmann, Alejandro; in Performance Evaluation 63(4-5) 364–394. Elsevier Science Publishers B. V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • {Performance Modeling and...
    {Performance Modeling and Evaluation of Distributed Component-Based Systems using Queueing Petri Nets}. Kounev, Samuel; in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 32(7) 486–502.
2004[ to top ]
  • {Performance Tuning and O...
    {Performance Tuning and Optimization of J2EE Applications on the JBoss Platform}. Kounev, Samuel; Weis, B{\"o}rn; Buchmann, Alejandro; in Journal of Computer Resource Management 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

Conference Full Papers

2022[ to top ]
  • 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)IEEE.
  • Why Is It Not Solved Yet?...
    Why Is It Not Solved Yet? Challenges for Production-Ready Autoscaling. Straesser, Martin; Grohmann, Johannes; von Kistowski, J\’{o}akim; Eismann, Simon; Bauer, Andr\’{e}; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 2022 ACM/SPEC on International Conference on Performance Engineering 105–115. Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA.
2021[ to top ]
  • 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.) 513–532. Springer International Publishing, Cham.
  • 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.) 72–92. Springer International Publishing, Cham.
  • 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 248–259.
    Best Student Paper Award, ACM Artifacts Evaluated — Functional
  • Machine Learning Model Update Strategies for Hard Disk Drive Failure Prediction. Z{\"u}fle, Marwin; Erhard, Florian; Kounev, Samuel; in 20th IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA)
    (to appear)
  • 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)
  • 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)IEEE.
  • 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 2021IEEE.
    Best Paper Award Runner Up, Full Paper Acceptance Ratio: 25%
  • Recommendations for Data-Driven Degradation Estimation with Case Studies from Manufacturing and Dry-Bulk Shipping. Finke, Nils; Mohr, Marisa; Lontke, Alexander; Z{\"u}fle, Marwin; Kounev, Samuel; M{\"o}ller, Ralf; in Research Challenges in Information Science (RCIS) 189–204. Springer.
  • 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 InformaticsIEEE.
  • 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)ACM, New York, NY, USA.
    Acceptance Rate: 29%
  • Libra: A Benchmark for Ti...
    Libra: A Benchmark for Time Series Forecasting Methods. Bauer, Andr{\’e}; Z{\"u}fle, Marwin; Eismann, Simon; Grohmann, Johannes; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 12th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE)ACM, New York, NY, USA.
2020[ to top ]
  • 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) 265–276. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), New York, NY, USA.
    {Acceptance Rate: 23.4% (15/64)}
  • {To Fail Or Not To Fail: ...
    {To Fail Or Not To Fail: Predicting Hard Disk Drive Failure Time Windows}. Z{\"u}fle, 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 19–36. Springer, Cham.
  • {Model-based Performance ...
    {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 SystemsSpringer, Cham.
  • 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)
  • 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)
    Acceptance Rate: 27\%
  • 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) 1–8. IEEE.
    Acceptance Rate: 27%
  • 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)
2019[ to top ]
  • 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 149–162. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), New York, NY, USA.
  • {Detecting Parametric Dep...
    {Detecting Parametric Dependencies for Performance Models Using Feature Selection Techniques}. Grohmann, Johannes; Eismann, Simon; Elflein, Sven; Mazkatli, Manar; von Kistowski, J{\’o}akim; Kounev, Samuel; in 2019 IEEE 27th International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS) 309–322. IEEE Computer Society.
    {Acceptance Rate: 23.8% (29/122)}
  • 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)IEEE.
  • {Autonomic Forecasting Me...
    {Autonomic Forecasting Method Selection: Examination and Ways Ahead}. Z{\"u}fle, Marwin; Bauer, Andr{\’e}; Lesch, Veronika; Krupitzer, Christian; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; Curtef, Valentin; in Proceedings of the 16th {IEEE} International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC)IEEE.
  • Chamulteon: Coordinated A...
    Chamulteon: Coordinated Auto-Scaling of Micro-Services. Bauer, Andr{\’e}; Lesch, Veronika; Versluis, Laurens; Ilyushkin, Alexey; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 39th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS)
  • {Integrating Statistical ...
    {Integrating Statistical Response Time Models in Architectural Performance Models}. Eismann, Simon; Grohmann, Johannes; Walter, J{\"u}rgen; von Kistowski, J{\’o}akim; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE International Conference on Software Architecture (ICSA) 71–80. IEEE.
    Acceptance Rate: 21,9\% (21/96)
  • {Measuring the Energy Eff...
    {Measuring the Energy Efficiency of Transactional Loads on GPGPU}. von Kistowski, J{\’o}akim; Pais, Johann; Wahl, Tobias; Lange, Klaus-Dieter; Block, Hansfried; Beckett, John; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 19th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance EngineeringACM, New York, NY, USA.
    {Best Industry Paper Award}
  • {Predicting Server Power ...
    {Predicting Server Power Consumption from Standard Rating Results}. von Kistowski, J{\’o}akim; Grohmann, Johannes; Schmitt, Norbert; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 19th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering 301–312. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), New York, NY, USA.
    {Full Paper Acceptance Rate: 18.6\% (13/70)}
2018[ to top ]
  • {TeaStore: A Micro-Servic...
    {TeaStore: A Micro-Service Reference Application for Benchmarking, Modeling and Resource Management Research}. von Kistowski, J{\’o}akim; Eismann, Simon; Schmitt, Norbert; Bauer, Andr{\’e}; Grohmann, Johannes; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 26th IEEE International Symposium on the Modelling, Analysis, and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems 223–236. IEEE Computer Society.
    {Acceptance Rate: 29.5\% (23/78)}
  • {SmarTor: Smarter Tor wit...
    {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 ConferenceACM, New York, NY, USA.
  • {Modeling of Parametric D...
    {Modeling of Parametric Dependencies for Performance Prediction of Component-based Software Systems at Run-time}. Eismann, Simon; Walter, J{\"u}rgen; von Kistowski, J{\’o}akim; Kounev, Samuel; in 2018 IEEE International Conference on Software Architecture (ICSA) 135–144.
    Acceptance Rate: 25,6\% (22/86)
  • {On the Value of Service ...
    {On the Value of Service Demand Estimation for Auto-Scaling}. Bauer, Andr{\’e}; Grohmann, Johannes; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of 19th International GI/ITG Conference on Measurement, Modelling and Evaluation of Computing Systems (MMB 2018) (Vol. 10740) 142–156. Springer, Cham.
  • {FOX: Cost-Awareness for ...
    {FOX: Cost-Awareness for Autonomic Resource Management in Public Clouds}. Lesch, Veronika; Bauer, Andr{\’e}; Herbst, Nikolas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 9th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2018)ACM, New York, NY, USA.
    Full Paper Acceptance Ratio: 23,7%
2017[ to top ]
  • 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)}
  • {Automated and Adaptable ...
    {Automated and Adaptable Decision Support for Software Performance Engineering}. Walter, J{\"u}rgen; van Hoorn, Andre; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 11th EAI International Conference on Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools
2016[ to top ]
  • {Automated Extraction of ...
    {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) 27–35. ACM.
    {Acceptance rate (Full Paper): 19/57 = 33\%}
  • {Modeling and Prediction ...
    {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) 66–75.
  • {Variations in CPU Power ...
    {Variations in CPU Power Consumption}. von Kistowski, J{\’o}akim; 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)ACM, New York, NY, USA.
  • {Quantifying the Attack D...
    {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)}IEEE Computer Society, {Washington DC, USA}.
    {Acceptance rate (Full Paper): 45/130 = 34\%}
  • {Performance Analysis of ...
    {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)
2015[ to top ]
  • {Flexible Performance Pre...
    {Flexible Performance Prediction of Data Center Networks using Automatically Generated Simulation Models}. Rygielski, Piotr; Kounev, Samuel; Tran-Gia, Phuoc; in Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SIMUTools 2015) 119–128.
  • {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) 277–284. IEEE.
    Acceptance Rate: 15%
  • {Analysis of the Influenc...
    {Analysis of the Influences on Server Power Consumption and Energy Efficiency for CPU-Intensive Workloads}. von Kistowski, J{\’o}akim; Block, Hansfried; Beckett, John; Lange, Klaus-Dieter; Arnold, Jeremy A.; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 6th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2015)ACM, New York, NY, USA.
    acceptance rate: 27\%
  • {Automated Workload Chara...
    {Automated Workload Characterization for I/O Performance Analysis in Virtualized Environments}. Busch, Axel; Noorshams, Qais; Kounev, Samuel; Koziolek, Anne; Reussner, Ralf; Amrehn, Erich; in Proceedings of the ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance EngineeringACM, New York, NY, USA.
    Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 15/56 = 27\%.
  • {BUNGEE: An Elasticity Be...
    {BUNGEE: An Elasticity Benchmark for Self-Adaptive IaaS Cloud Environments}. Herbst, Nikolas Roman; Kounev, Samuel; Weber, Andreas; Groenda, Henning; in Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems (SEAMS 2015)
    Acceptance rate: 29\%
  • {Modeling and Extracting ...
    {Modeling and Extracting Load Intensity Profiles}. von Kistowski, J{\’o}akim; 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)
    Acceptance rate: 29\%
  • {Parallel Simulation of Q...
    {Parallel Simulation of Queueing Petri Nets}. Walter, J{\"u}rgen; Spinner, Simon; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the Eighth EAI International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SIMUTools 2015)
  • {Specialized Heuristics f...
    {Specialized Heuristics for the Controller Placement Problem in Large Scale SDN Networks}. Lange, Stanislav; Gebert, Steffen; Spoerhase, Joachim; Rygielski, Piotr; Zinner, Thomas; Kounev, Samuel; Tran-Gia, Phuoc; in 27th International Teletraffic Congress ({ITC 2015}) 210–218. Ghent, Belgium.
  • {Energy Efficiency of Hie...
    {Energy Efficiency of Hierarchical Server Load Distribution Strategies}. von Kistowski, J{\’o}akim; 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)IEEE.
    Full paper acceptance rate: 19\%
  • {Model-based Autonomic an...
    {Model-based Autonomic and Performance-aware System Adaptation in Heterogeneous Resource Environments: A Case Study}. Huber, Nikolaus; Walter, J{\"u}rgen; B{\"a}hr, Manuel; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Cloud and Autonomic Computing (ICCAC)IEEE.
  • {Evaluation of Intrusion ...
    {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){Springer}.
    {Acceptance Rate: 23%.}
2014[ to top ]
  • {Platform-as-a-Service Ar...
    {Platform-as-a-Service Architecture for Performance Isolated Multi-Tenant Applications}. Krebs, Rouven; Loesch, Manuel; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 7th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (IEEE Cloud 2014)IEEE.
  • {Experience Report: An An...
    {Experience Report: An Analysis of Hypercall Handler Vulnerabilities}. Milenkoski, Aleksandar; Payne, Bryan D.; Antunes, Nuno; Vieira, Marco; Kounev, Samuel; in {Proceedings of The 25th IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2014) --- Research Track}IEEE Computer Society, {Washington DC, USA}.
    Acceptance Rate: 25\%, Best Paper Award Nomination
  • {Runtime Vertical Scaling...
    {Runtime Vertical Scaling of Virtualized Applications via Online Model Estimation}. Spinner, Simon; Kounev, Samuel; Zhu, Xiaoyun; Lu, Lei; Uysal, Mustafa; Holler, Anne; Griffith, Rean; in Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Eighth International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO) 157–166. IEEE.
    Acceptance Rate (Full Papers): 26%
  • {Resource Usage Control I...
    {Resource Usage Control In Multi-Tenant Applications}. Krebs, Rouven; Spinner, Simon; Ahmed, Nadia; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 14th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid 2014) 122–131. IEEE/ACM.
    Acceptance Rate: 19\% (54/283)
  • {Performance Queries for ...
    {Performance Queries for Architecture-Level Performance Models}. Gorsler, Fabian; Brosig, Fabian; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 5th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2014)ACM, New York, NY, USA.
    Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 14/56 = 25\%.
  • Enriching Software Archit...
    Enriching Software Architecture Models with Statistical Models for Performance Prediction in Modern Storage Environments. Noorshams, Qais; Reeb, Roland; Rentschler, Andreas; Kounev, Samuel; Reussner, Ralf; in Proceedings of the 17th International ACM Sigsoft Symposium on Component-based Software Engineering 45–54. ACM, New York, NY, USA.
    Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 14/62 = 23\%.
2013[ to top ]
  • {Predictive Performance M...
    {Predictive Performance Modeling of Virtualized Storage Systems using Optimized Statistical Regression Techniques}. Noorshams, Qais; Bruhn, Dominik; Kounev, Samuel; Reussner, Ralf; in Proceedings of the ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2013) 283–294. ACM, New York, NY, USA.
  • {I/O Performance Modeling...
    {I/O Performance Modeling of Virtualized Storage Systems}. Noorshams, Qais; Rostami, Kiana; Kounev, Samuel; T{u}ma, Petr; Reussner, Ralf; in Proceedings of the 21st IEEE International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS 2013) 121–130.
    Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 44/163 = 27\%
  • {Self-Adaptive Workload C...
    {Self-Adaptive Workload Classification and Forecasting for Proactive Resource Provisioning}. Herbst, Nikolas Roman; Huber, Nikolaus; Kounev, Samuel; Amrehn, Erich; in Proceedings of the 4th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2013) 187–198. ACM, New York, NY, USA.
2012[ to top ]
  • {Modeling Parameter and C...
    {Modeling Parameter and Context Dependencies in Online Architecture-Level Performance Models}. Brosig, Fabian; Huber, Nikolaus; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 15th ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on Component Based Software Engineering (CBSE 2012), June 26--28, 2012, Bertinoro, Italy
    Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 28.5\%.
  • {Modeling Dynamic Virtual...
    {Modeling Dynamic Virtualized Resource Landscapes}. Huber, Nikolaus; Brosig, Fabian; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 8th ACM SIGSOFT International Conference on the Quality of Software Architectures (QoSA 2012) 81–90. ACM, New York, NY, USA.
    Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 25.6\%
  • {M}etrics and {T}echnique...
    {M}etrics and {T}echniques for {Q}uantifying {P}erformance {I}solation in {C}loud {E}nvironments. Krebs, Rouven; Momm, Christof; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 8th ACM SIGSOFT International Conference on the Quality of Software Architectures (QoSA 2012), B. Buhnova, A. Vallecillo (eds.) 91–100. ACM Press, New York, USA.
    Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 25.6\%
  • {S/T/A: Meta-Modeling Run...
    {S/T/A: Meta-Modeling Run-Time Adaptation in Component-Based System Architectures}. Huber, Nikolaus; van Hoorn, Andr{\’e}; Koziolek, Anne; Brosig, Fabian; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 9th IEEE International Conference on e-Business Engineering (ICEBE 2012) 70–77. IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA, USA.
    Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 19.7\% (26/132)
2011[ to top ]
  • Automated Simulation-Base...
    Automated Simulation-Based Capacity Planning for Enterprise Data Fabrics. Kounev, Samuel; Bender, Konstantin; Brosig, Fabian; Huber, Nikolaus; Okamoto, Russell; in 4th International ICST Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SIMUtools 2011), March 21--25, 2011, Barcelona, Spain
    Acceptance Rate (Full Paper): 29.8\% (23/77), ICST Best Paper Award