CMG MeasureIT

At this page you’ll find links to the current and older editions of MeasureIT including the CMG International Conference Proceedings. MeasureIT is CMG’s monthly Magazine with focus on topics related to Systems Performance Engineering.

CMG International Conference ProceedingsLink


Measure IT – December 2014

  • Operational Analysis Primer Part IV by Tom Wilson– Link
  • The Role Of Organization Maturity in Process Adoption by Joe Bauer and Rachael Apgar – Link
  • Are Network & Application Performance Related by Madhu Tanikela – Link
  • WILTM : Counting Pages by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Events and Notices for National and International Chapters by Tom Kelman – Link

Measure IT – August 2014

  • Operational Analysis Primer Part III by Tom Wilson– Link
  • The Light is Better Here by Steve Balzac – Link
  • Clustered Database Reporting Solution utilizing Tivoli by Clea Zolotow – Link
  • What I Learned This month : Flash Express by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Hybrid Application Management : Managing Above A Cloudy Infrastructure – Link
  • Events and Notices for National and International Chapters by Tom Kelman – Link

Measure IT – July 2014

  • Operational Analysis Primer Part II by Tom Wilson– Link
  • Capacity Planning & Performance Software Procurement Strategies by Dave Halbig – Link
  • WILTM IDAA Update by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Performance & Capacity 2014 by Kathy Steffens – Link
  • Events and Notices for National and International Chapters by Tom Kelman – Link

Measure IT – April 2014

  • Enterprise Applications in the Cloud A Roadmap to Workload Characterization and Prediction by Leonid Grinspan– Link
  • An Operational Analysis Primer – Part 1 by Tom Wilson – Link
  • Fantasy Games Create Real Leaders by Steve Balzac – Link
  • What i Learned this month – Pony Motors by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Events & Notices by Tom Kelman – North America Chapters & International Chapters

Measure IT – February 2014

  • Performance Challenges in Cloud Computing by Shailesh Paliwal – Link
  • Great Performance Testing Project by Tom Wilson – Link
  • WILTM : IBM Java 7 v/ s Java 6 by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Capacity & Performance 2014 by Katy Steffens – Link
  • Events and notice for National and International Chatpters by Tom Kelman

Measure IT – November 2013

  • About the Issue – Link
  • Transaction Structure : The part is not the whole by Peter V Eijk – Link
  • Following Prince Charming by Stephen Balzac –  Link
  • WILTM: IBM DB2 Analytics Accelarator by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Events & Notices for International Chapters by Tom Kelman – Link

Measure IT – September 2013

  • About the Issue – Link
  • Transaction Structure : The part is not the whole by Peter V Eijk – Link
  • The Eureka Moment by Stephen Balzac –  Link
  • WILTM : Speciality Engine Saving Challenges by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Midwest CMG August Meeting Report by Margaret Greenberg – Link
  • Setting Processor Affinity on Linux by Alex Podelko – Link
  • Brazil CMG Conference 2013 Report by Steve Guendert – Link
  • St. Louis Quarterly Meeting Report by Wayne Allen – Link
  • Technical Debt and why it matters to Capacity Managers by John Rhodes – Link
  • Event notices for national and international chapters by Tom Kelman – Link
  • Book Review by Steve Guendert – Link

Measure IT – August 2013

  • About this issue – Link
  • Ingredients for Performance & Capacity Success by Peter V Eijk – Link
  • Future-ready IT Systems with Performance Prediction using Analytical Models by Madhu Tanikella – Link
  • What I Learned This Month: When VARCHAR Makes Sense by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Performance Requirements and Agile Projects, Alex Podelko – Link
  • The Procrustes Method by Steve Balzac – Link
  • North American Regional Events – Link
  • NCCMG Meeting Minutes – Link
  • About the Authors – Link

Measure IT – July 2013

  • Waiting in Link by Peter V Eijk – Link
  • Performance v/s Scalability by Alex Podelko – Link
  • Boiling the Frog by Steve Balzac – Link
  • WILTM – DS8870 by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Workload Dependent Hadoop MapReduce Application Performance Modelling by Dominique Heger – Link
  • Events and Notices for International Chapters by Tom Kelman – Link
  • About the Authors – Link

 Measure IT – June 2013

  • The impact of Downtime and Where Does It Hurt by Peter V Eijk – Link
  • Being Fred Flintsone by Stephen Balzac – Link
  • WILTM : Z10 to ZEC12 Migration by Scott Chapman – Link
  • UK and Euro CMG 2013 by Adam Grummitt – Link
  • Little’s Law’s Assumptions: But I still want to use it. The Goldilocks solution to sizing the system for steady state dynamics – Link
  • Michelson Award Call for Nominations by Steve Guendert – Link
  • Ohio Valley CMG Conference by Ann Knapik – Link
  • The Four Numbers of Capacity Planning – Link
  • Events and notices for National/International Chapters – Link

Measure IT – May 2013

  • Metrics, Are you Measuring Up by Peter V Eijk – Link
  • Solving For X by Bob Wescott – Link
  • WILTM : Server Address Spaces and SYSSTC – Link
  • The Lay Off Checklist by Denish Kalm – Link
  • A Taste Of Jerked Apple by Steve Balzac – Link
  • Utilizing Linux for OC Distance Emulation for SAN to SAN Testing – Link
  • Event Notices by Tom Kelman – Link
  • NCCMG Meeting Report by Denise Kalm – Link

Measure IT – April 2013

  • Availability At Your Service by Peter V Eijk – Link
  • The Missing I by Stephen Balzac – Link
  • WILTM : My Secret Tips and Tools by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Developing Metrics For Network Performance by Bill Jouris – Link
  • Rising IBM Mainframe Software Costs by Kim Eckert – Link
  • Events and Notices by Tom Kelman – Link

Measure IT – March 2013

  • For Want Of A Rubber Band by Stephen Balzac – Link
  • Hadoop Performance Tuning – A Pragmatic and Iterative Approach by Dominique Heger – Link
  • Load Tool for Traffic Generation of Large User Populations by James Brady – Link
  • Predicting Impact of Changes in Application on SLAs: ETL Application Performance by Abhijit Ranjekar – Link
  • WILTM: CCSID Confusion by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Measuring Perceived Performance with Navigation Timing by Vivekanand Bolajwar – Link
  • Capacity : How Full Is your plate by Peter V Eijk – Link
  • Events and Notices by Tom Kelman – Link
  • Recent Chapter Meeting Report by Tom Kelman – Link

Measure IT – Feb 2013

  • That’s An Amazing Serve by Stephen Balzac – Link
  • Alex Podelko : Performance Engineering – A Brief Historical View – Link
  • Bernie Pierce Tribute by Margaret Greenberg – Link
  • Response Time – How Fast Are you Being Served by Peter V Eijk – Link
  • WILTM : DDF. Enclaves Again by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Describing IT Capacity Management – A Call for Action by Joe Bauer – Link
  • Michael Kok – How to Apply Performance Modelling – Link
  • Events and Notices by Tom Kelman – Link

Measure IT – Nov 2012

  • Modelling Application Performance The Series by Michael Kok – Link
  • Resource & Capacities – Article 3 of the Series by Michael Kok – Link
  • Your Own Personal Board Of Directors by Denise Kalm – Link
  • WILTM: PDSE Buffering by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Events and Notices by Tom Kelman – Link
  • Book Review by Clea Zolotow : Career Savy, Keeping and Transforming your Job – Link

Measure IT – Issue 9  2012

  • CMG 12 Workshops Preview by Bill Jouris – Link
  • Notes from the Vice President by Dave Thorn – Link
  • Cloud Application Services (SaaS) & Multi tenant Data Architecture by Shailesh Paliwal – Link
  • Two Main Practical Challenges of Performance Modelling by Alex Podelko – Link
  • WILTM: Collaborative Writing by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Book Review : Drive – The Surprising Truth About What Motivates us by Denise Kalm – Link
  • Adventures (nightmares) in Business Travel by Steve Guendert – Link
  • Events and Notices by Tom Kelman – Link

Measure It – Issue 8 2012

  • Modelling Application Performance : The Series by Michael Kok – Link
  • Applications Have a Usage Volume Too by Michael Kok – Link
  • Performance – See the Bigger Picture by Alex Podelko – Link
  • What I Learned This Month : Enclaves by Scott Chapman – Link
  • CMG China – Trip Report by Adam Grummitt – Link
  • Events and Notices for National Chapter by Tom Kelman – Link
  • Events and Notices for International Chapters by Tom Kelman – Link

Measure IT – Issue 7 2012

  • Eye Of The Hurrican by Stephen Balzac – Link
  • XML v/s Json by Scott Chapman – Link
  • The Gaining Knowledge Progress by Dominique Heger – Link
  • Events and Notices for International Chapters – Link

Measure It – Issue 6 2012

  • Modelling Application Performance : The Series by Michael Kok – Link
  • Applications : Do They Have Performance DNA by Michael Kok – Link
  • Patents : Why or Why not by Ted Northway – Link
  • What I Learned This Month : Compressed References by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Book Review : Positive Intelligence, Why only 20% of Teams Achieve Their Full Potential by Denise Kalm – Link
  • Events and Notices for International Chapters by Tom Kelman – Link

Measure It – Issue 5 2012

  • Reading Your Management by Denise Kalm – Link
  • The Illusion of Leadership – Darth Vader in the Boardroom by Steve Balzac – Link
  • Belford’s Law by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Woman in Advanced Computing Conference Report by Clea Zolotow – Link
  • Events & Notices for International Chapters by Tom Kelman  – Link

Measure It – Issue 4 2012

  • Keeping Databases in Sync During Migration by Avijit Goswami – Link
  • Eye of the Hurricane by Steve Balzac – Link
  • The Mystery of the Scalability of a CPU-intensive Application on an Intel Multi-core Processor with Hyper Threading (HT) by Mark Friedman – Link
  • DB2 Compression by Scott Chapman – Link
  • Events and Notices by Tom Kelman – Link

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