Presentations

Several presentations from conferences and user groups follow, providing more details of the PCP architecture and features, and showing how PCP has been deployed in different production environments, e.g. a web application or HPC cluster - to concurrently monitor platform, network, message-passing and application performance.

2016

  • Performance Monitoring for the Cloud
    November 2016, Apache Big Data Europe, Spain
    Presentation - PDF (2.1M)

2015

  • Performance Co-Pilot
    April 2015, Linux Tage Austria, Graz
    Presentation - HTML
  • PCP and Containers
    January 2015, Linux Conference Australia, Auckland
    Presentation - PDF (834K), ODP (641K)
  • Developments in PCP
    January 2015, Linux Conference Australia, Auckland
    Presentation - PDF (873K), ODP (672K)

2014

  • Ubiquitous System Analysis
    October 2014, Free Software and Open Source Symposium, Toronto
    Presentation - PDF (2.2M), ODP (1.4M)
  • Programming the Performance Co-Pilot Toolkit
    September 2014, PyCon Japan, Tokyo
    August 2014, PyCon Australia, Brisbane
    Presentation - PDF (1.1M), ODP (914K)

2013-2012

  • PCP and Systemtap
    October 2013, Free Software and Open Source Symposium, Toronto
    Presentation - PDF (1.3M), ODP (1.6M)
  • Unifying Event Trace and Sampled Performance Data
    October 2012, Monash University, Melbourne
    Honours thesis - PDF (1.4M), ODP (1.3M)
    Presentation - PDF (862K), ODP (845K)
    Demo - SWF (5M) Screencast (streamed)
  • Performance Co-Pilot (PCP)
    July 2012, REA Group, Melbourne
    Presentation - PDF (290K), ODP (680K)
  • Using PCP to monitor SNMP devices
    January 2012, Linux.Conf.Au, Ballarat
    Presentation - PDF (263K)

2011-2009

  • Sample OpenGL Application Instrumentation
    October 2011, Monash University, Melbourne
    Demo - OGV (360M), screencast (streamed)
  • Monitoring with Performance Co-Pilot
    September 2011, openSUSE Conference, Germany
    Presentation - PDF (251K), ODP (189K)
  • Parfait Update - how it works, futures
    October 2010, Aconex, Melbourne
    Presentation - PDF (523K), ODP (1243K)
  • An Introduction to Parfait
    July 2009, MXUG Meeting, Melbourne
    Presentation - PDF (620K), ODP (1157K)
  • System Level Performance Management with PCP
    January 2009, Linux.Conf.Au, Hobart
    Presentation - PDF (1435K), ODP (1119K)

2008-

  • System Level Performance Analysis with PCP
    December 2008, Victoria Java Users Group Meeting, Melbourne
    Presentation - PDF (3065K), ODP (2721K)
  • Herding Penguins with PCP
    August 1999, Linux Open Source Expo and Conference, Melbourne and Singapore
    Presentation - PDF (519K), ODP (277K)
  • System Level Performance Management
    July 1999, Conference of Australian Linux Users, Melbourne
    Presentation - PDF (488K), ODP (317K)