Submission details will be provided by July 18, 2014 (latest).

Important Dates

Aug. 22, 2014 Submission deadline for abstracts (of talks, tutorials, demos, posters)
Sep. 25, 2014 Notification of acceptance
Oct. 2, 2014 Announcement of program
Oct. 31, 2014 Submission deadline for (optional) papers
Nov. 26, 2014 Descartes/Kieker/Palladio developer meetings (participation welcome)
Nov. 27‐28, 2014 Technical symposium program


In addition to invited talks from practitioners and researchers, we welcome contributions from academic, scientific, or industrial contexts in the field of software performance, including but not limited to approaches employing Descartes, Kieker, and/or Palladio.

Submission are thought for (but not limited to) plans, ongoing work, or results on:

  • Application performance management
  • Software performance patterns and anti‐patterns

  • Thoughts and experiences on the influence of the software architecture on software performance

  • Extraction and calibration of performance models

  • Performance in virtualized environments

  • Performance in trade‐off with other quality attributes, e.g., security or reliability

  • Model‐driven approaches for instrumentation and analysis

  • Automatic approaches for performance problem detection, diagnosis, and resolution

  • Application of Descartes, Kieker or Palladio in projects

  • Wish lists of tool features

  • Combined applications of Descartes, Kieker, and Palladio

SIG Software Performance and Monitoring