On a Specification and Performance Evaluation Model for Multicomputer Database Machines

  • G. Schiffner
  • P. Scheuermann
  • S. Seehusen
  • H. Weber


The paper outlines a concept for the design and performance evaluation of alternative database system and database machine architectures. The concept, therefore, integrates a software design method (such as modular design and specification) with performance prediction methods to produce a tool to uniformly predict the performance of software / hardware architectures.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Schiffner
    • 1
  • P. Scheuermann
    • 1
    • 2
  • S. Seehusen
    • 1
  • H. Weber
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Mathematics &. Computer ScienceUniversity of BremenW-Germany
  2. 2.Northwestern UniversityEvanstonUSA

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