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measurement and scaling of workload in complex performance

W. Dean Chiles

measurement and scaling of workload in complex performance

by W. Dean Chiles

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Published by Dept. of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, Office of Aviation Medicine, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Washington, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Performance -- Testing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementW. Dean Chiles, Alan E. Jennings, Earl A. Alluisi.
    SeriesFAA-AM -- 78-34., FAA-AM (United States. Office of Aviation Medicine) -- 78-34.
    ContributionsJennings, Alan E., joint author., Alluisi, Earl A., joint author., United States. Office of Aviation Medicine.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p. ;
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15556790M

    Measuring and Evaluating Workload: A Primer Stephen M. Casner, Ph.D NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA Brian F. Gore, Ph.D. San Jose State University Research Foundation, San Jose, CA July NASA STI Program in Profile Since it’s founding, NASA has been dedicated to the advancement of aeronautics and space science. At this Companion website, you’ll find: Student Resource Manual Demo movies of statistical procedures using SPSS and Microsoft Excel Screen captures of statistical procedures using SPSS and Microsoft Excel Data files for all datasets in SPSS and Microsoft Excel Additional figures and tables Videos and write-ups for all video cases Other.

    Although the title is new, this book is based on the authors' book titled "Web PErformance Metrics, Models and Methods (ISBN ). This book is more than a minor rewrite - the chapters are in a different sequence, and each has been updated. None of the information that made the older book such a valuable resource was lost in the Cited by: Finally, we will show how Fabric can improve the query performance, by comparing query times and throughput between the sharded and non-sharded versions. Overview of LDBC Social Network Benchmark The LDBC Social Network Benchmark supplies a data model specification along with a data generator, and a set of query specifications.

      Abstract • This course focuses on the measurement sources and tuning parameters available in Unix and Linux, including TCP/IP measurement and tuning, workload analysis, complex storage subsystems, and with a deep dive on advanced Solaris metrics such as microstates and extended system accounting. referenced by many vendors promoting the performance of their Ecommerce servers. However these benchmarks do not come close to representing the complex environment of an Ecommerce workload. In Feb , the Transaction Performance Council, TPC, introduced the TPC-W benchmark targeted at the Ecommerce environment. TPC-W specifies an Ecommerce.


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Measurement and scaling of workload in complex performance by W. Dean Chiles Download PDF EPUB FB2

Measurement and scaling of workload in complex performance 12 p. (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: W Dean Chiles; Alan E Jennings; Earl A Alluisi; United States.

Office of Aviation. The purpose of performance measurement is to help organizations understand how decision-making processes or practices led to success or failure in the past and how that understanding can lead to future improvements.

Key components of an effective performance measurement system include these: Clearly defined, actionable, and measurable goals. The purpose of this volume is to look at the developments and changes that have occurred in the area of mental workload and its assessment since the NATO symposium was held in This has been achieved by inviting prominent researchers to survey their respective areas of ed are the current methodologies, individual differences, 3/5(1).

In software quality assurance, performance testing is in general a testing practice performed to determine how a system performs in terms of responsiveness and stability under a particular workload. It can also serve to investigate, measure, validate or verify other quality attributes of the system, such as scalability, reliability and resource usage.

The intent of this paper is to provide the reader with an overview of the mental workload literature. It will focus on other measurement and scaling of workload in complex performance book surveys with reference to. Comparison of Four Subjective Workload Rating Scales Article (PDF Available) in Human Factors The Journal of the Human Factors and Ergonomics.

Abstract. The performance of a computer system depends on the characteristics of the workload it must serve: for example, if work is evenly distributed performance will be better than if it comes in unpredictable bursts that lead to by: FIGURE Transistors, frequency, power, performance, and cores over time ().

The vertical scale is logarithmic. Data curated by Mark Horowitz with input from Kunle Olukotun, Lance Hammond, Herb Sutter, Burton Smith, Chris Batten, and Krste Asanoviç.

Dynamic voltage and frequency scaling (DVFS) randomly varies CPU speed according to the pre-defined workload which reduces power consumption during intervals of low utilization [12]. The energy-aware dynamic voltage scaling technique is designed to minimize energy consumption in portable media players.

This approach exhibits a connection amid. Unmanned systems operations are complex, cognitively demanding tasks that elicit highly variable workload. The ability to predict performance and workload within these complex tasks can provide a.

Mental Workload, demand and performance in driving task According to Kantowitz & Simsek (), much of the research is consistent to assume that accident risks are strongly associated with driver mental workload, attending to the impact Cited by: The Subjective Workload Assessment Technique d i r e c t e d toward developnent o f s e n s i t i v e and r e l i a b l e workload measurement i n s t r u m e n t s (cf., O'Donnell & Eggemeier, ).

Other c h a p t e r s i n t h i s book d e s c r i b e t h e c u r. The key difference in performance measures versus value measures is the reason for doing the measuring. In measuring performance, you are trying to gather information to help you make management decisions to affect change that, hopefully, will improve that performance.

For example, project performance measures. Mental Workload is a complex concept and it is difficult to define this term. It has no a universal accepted definition. Mental workload level cannot be detected directly, however, it has found that relates to limitation of individual internal resources to accomplish the task, and also involves a multi-dimensional : Totsapon Butmee, Terry C.

Lansdown, Guy H. Walker. Finally WebXPRT represents more of a “scaling” workload that isn’t as steady-state as the previous benchmarks. Still, even here the new iPhones showcase a % performance : Andrei Frumusanu.

The marketing researcher who is familiar with the complete tool kit of scaling measurements is better equipped to understand markets. Levels of measurement. Most texts on marketing research explain the four levels of measurement: nominal, ordinal, interval and ratio and so the treatment given to them here will be brief.

The tradeoff, however, is that like any complex, high-performance system, the JVM requires a measure of skill and experience to get the absolute best out of it.

A measurement not clearly defined is worse than useless. Eli Goldratt. JVM performance tuning is therefore a synthesis between technology, methodology, measurable quantities, and tools.

The fundamental intensive metric used to characterize the performance of any given workload is cycles per instruction (CPI)—the average number of clock cycles (or fractions of a cycle) needed to complete an instruction. The CPI is a measure of processor performance: the lower it is, the more effectively the processor hardware is being kept busy.

Scalability is the property of a system to handle a growing amount of work by adding resources to the system. In an economic context, a scalable business model implies that a company can increase sales given increased resources. For example, a package delivery system is scalable because more packages can be delivered by adding more delivery vehicles.

However, if all. Online performance anomaly prediction and prevention for complex distributed systems. Abstract. Real world distributed systems (e.g., cloud computing infrastructures, enterprise data centers, massive data processing systems) have become increasingly complex as they grow in both scale and functionality.

Online performance anomaly. governments achieve for the public funds they spend. Performance measurement, and the use of key performance indicators (KPIs), is an integral part of any of these models, providing feedback to inform and improve public service delivery and promoting accountability by demonstrating to key stakeholders the results that government is achieving.Before we go on to discuss application monitoring in the cloud, we need to distinguish between public and private clouds.

This has little to do with technology and much to do with visibility, goals, and ownership. In traditional enterprise computing environments, there are two conflicting goals.In cloud computing, elasticity is defined as "the degree to which a system is able to adapt to workload changes by provisioning and de-provisioning resources in an autonomic manner, such that at each point in time the available resources match the current demand as closely as possible".

Elasticity is a defining characteristic that differentiates cloud computing from .