Organized by: GI Fachausschuss 3.2 / ITG Fachausschuss 6.5, Messung, Modellierung und Bewertung von Rechensystemen, MMB

March 31 - April 2, 2008, Dortmund, Germany

Call for Papers

The MMB is the main forum in Germany covering all aspects of performance evaluation of systems including networks, computer architectures, distributed systems, software, workflow and logistics systems. The MMB 2008 will start with a half day of tutorials from scientific and industrial experts and is accompanied by a workshop in parallel tracks allowing for an exchange of ideas between different but related research communities:

Another workshop covering aspects from the area of communication systems is planned.

Topics of the MMB include:


Contributions reporting on research results on topics of the MMB and the associated workshops are solicited. Articles and presentations in English are preferred but submissions in German are also possible.

MMB full conference papers:

Submitted papers should not exceed 20 double-spaced pages. Papers must be unpublished and must not be submitted for publication elsewhere. All papers will be thoroughly reviewed by at least three referees on the basis of their originality and their scientific and practical contribution to the state-of-the-art. Accepted papers appear in the conference proceedings; a best paper award will be provided.

Workshop papers:

Please follow the instructions in the calls for papers of the workshops. Workshop papers will appear in technical reports.

Tool descriptions:

Special sessions will be arranged to present and demonstrate tools relevant to any topic covered by the MMB and the workshops. Tool descriptions should not exceed four pages. Accepted tool descriptions will be limited to three pages and will appear in the proceedings.

Tutorial proposals:

Tutorials in the afternoon of April 1 will be organized. Please send tutorial proposals to the conference chair.

Important Dates

Call for Papers as PDF

Call for Papers