The Fourth International Workshop on Large-Scale Testing (LT 2015)

Feb. 1, 2015
Austin, TX, USA
Co-located with ICPE 2015
The 6th International Conference on Performance Engineering
Important Dates
Research papers: Nov. 16, 2014 Paper notifications: Nov. 30, 2014 Camera ready: Dec. 10, 2014 Industry talks: Jan. 9, 2015 Talk notifications: Jan. 14, 2015 Workshop date: Feb. 1, 2015
Past LT Workshops
LT 2012 LT 2013 LT 2014

Workshop Agenda

LT 2015 Proceedings (ACM DL)
09:00 - 09:05Welcome & Introduction
09:05 - 10:10
Keynote I: Challenges, Benefits and Best Practices of Performance Focused DevOps
Wolfgang Gottesheim (Compuware)
10:10 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 - 12:00Industry Talks
Large-Scale Testing: Load Generation
Alexander Podelko (Oracle)

General Benchmark Techniques
Klaus-Dieter Lange (HP)

Protecting against DoS Attacks by Analysing the Application Stress Space
Cornel Barna (York University), Chris Bachalo (Juniper Networks), Marin Litoiu (York University), Hamoun Ghanbari (York University)
12:00 - 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 - 14:30
Keynote II: Load Testing Elasticity and Performance Isolation in Shared Execution Environments
Samuel Kounev (University of Würzburg)
14:30 - 15:00Technical Talks

Automatic Extraction of Session-Based Workload Specifications for Architecture-Level Performance Models
Christian Vögele (fortiss GmbH), André van Hoorn (University of Stuttgart), Helmut Krcmar (Technische Universität München)
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 16:30Technical Talks

Model-based Performance Evaluation of Large-Scale Smart Metering Architectures
Johannes Kroß (fortiss GmbH), Andreas Brunnert (fortiss GmbH), Christian Prehofer (fortiss GmbH), Thomas A. Runkler (Siemens AG), Helmut Krcmar (Technische Universität München)

High-Volume Performance Test Framework using Big Data
Michael Yesudas (IBM Corporation), Girish Menon S (IBM United Kingdom Limited), Satheesh K Nair (IBM India Private Limited)
16:30 - 17:20Open Discussion on Large Scale Testing
17:20 - 17:30Workshop Wrapup and LT 2016