Performance Characterization and Benchmarking

5th TPC Technology Conference, TPCTC 2013, Trento, Italy, August 26, 2013, Revised Selected Papers

  • Raghunath Nambiar
  • Meikel Poess
Conference proceedings TPCTC 2013

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-04936-6

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8391)

Table of contents (9 papers)

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. TPC State of the Council 2013
    Raghunath Nambiar, Meikel Poess, Andrew Masland, H. Reza Taheri, Andrew Bond, Forrest Carman et al.
    Pages 1-15
  3. TPC-BiH: A Benchmark for Bitemporal Databases
    Martin Kaufmann, Peter M. Fischer, Norman May, Andreas Tonder, Donald Kossmann
    Pages 16-31
  4. TPC Express – A New Path for TPC Benchmarks
    Karl Huppler, Douglas Johnson
    Pages 48-60
  5. TPC-H Analyzed: Hidden Messages and Lessons Learned from an Influential Benchmark
    Peter Boncz, Thomas Neumann, Orri Erling
    Pages 61-76
  6. Architecture and Performance Characteristics of a PostgreSQL Implementation of the TPC-E and TPC-V Workloads
    Andrew Bond, Douglas Johnson, Greg Kopczynski, H. Reza Taheri
    Pages 77-92
  7. PRIMEBALL: A Parallel Processing Framework Benchmark for Big Data Applications in the Cloud
    Jaume Ferrarons, Mulu Adhana, Carlos Colmenares, Sandra Pietrowska, Fadila Bentayeb, Jérôme Darmont
    Pages 109-124
  8. CEPBen: A Benchmark for Complex Event Processing Systems
    Chunhui Li, Robert Berry
    Pages 125-142
  9. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed post-proceedings of the 5th TPC Technology Conference, TPCTC 2013, held in Trento, Italy, in August 2013. It contains 7 selected peer-reviewed papers, a report from the TPC Public Relations Committee, and one invited paper. The papers present novel ideas and methodologies in performance evaluation, measurement, and characterization.


TPC benchmarks Transaction Processing Performance Council big data data management systems database performance evaluation enterprise computing information storage systems

Editors and affiliations

  • Raghunath Nambiar
    • 1
  • Meikel Poess
    • 2
  1. 1.Data Center Business GroupCisco Systems, Inc.San JoseUSA
  2. 2.Server TechnologiesOracle CorporationRedwood ShoresUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-04935-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-04936-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349