The research activities of the Performance Evaluation Group are in the areas of performance analysis, workload characterization and benchmarking of complex systems and services.
These activities include:

  • Characterization and identification of Web robots
  • Analysis of the evolution of Web sites
  • Workload characterization of online social networks
  • Characterization of spam traffic
  • Workload characterization and benchmarking of mail servers
  • Methodologies and tools for performance analysis of parallel programs
  • Automatic performance analysis of parallel programs

These activities involve collaborations with academic and industrial partners.