Presentations & Publications

perfSONAR Presentations in Conferences and Events

perfSONAR partners host many events throughout the year, and will post the materials used for these events in this location. These slides are normally modified to fit a specific audience or use case. By using the training materials you agree to the Use & Modification of Materials terms.

perfSONAR Project Publications

This page provides publications, reports and other materials associated with the project and published or presented by members of the project team.


  • 2016
  • 2015
    • Shawn McKee, Marian Babik, Simone Campana, Tony Wildish, Joel Closier, Costin Grigoras, Ilija Vukotic, Michail Salichos, Kaushik De, Vincent Garonne, Jorge Alberto Diaz Cruz, Alessandra Forti, Christopher John Walker, Duncan Rand, Alessandro De Salvo, Enrico Mazzoni, Ian Gable, Frederique Chollet, Hsin Yen Chen, Ulf Bobson Severin Tigerstedt, Guenter Duckeck, Andreas Petzold, Fernando Lopez Munoz, Josep Flix, John Shade, Michael O'Connor, Volodymyr Kotlyar, Bruno Heinrich Hoeft, Jason Zurawski, “Integrating network and transfer metrics to optimize transfer efficiency and experiment workflows”, 21st International Conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics (CHEP2015), Okinawa Japan, April 13, 2015.
  • 2013
    • Campana S., Bonacorsi D., Brown A., Capone E., De Girolamo D., Fernandez Casani A., Flix Molina J., Forti A., Gable I., Gutsche O., Hesnaux A., Liu L., Lopez Munoz L., Magini N., McKee S., Mohammad K., Rand D., Reale M., Roiser S., Zielinski M., and Zurawski J. “Deployment of a WLCG network monitoring infrastructure based on the perfSONAR-PS technology”, 20th International Conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics (CHEP 2013), October 2013.
    • Jason Zurawski, Sowmya Balasubramanian, Aaron Brown, Ezra Kissel, Andrew Lake, Martin Swany, Brian Tierney, Matt Zekauskas, “perfSONAR: On-board Diagnostics for Big Data”, 1st Workshop on Big Data and Science: Infrastructure and Services Co-located with IEEE International Conference on Big Data 2013 (IEEE BigData 2013), October 6, 2013.

      20130910-IEEE-BigData-perfSONAR.pdf (1.3 MB)

  • 2012
    • McKee S., Lake A., Laurens P., Severini H., Wlodek T., Wolff S., and Zurawski J., “Monitoring the US ATLAS Network Infrastructure with perfSONAR-PS”, 19th International Conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics (CHEP 2012), New York, NY, USA, March 2012.

      chep2012-perfSONAR-PS.pdf (729.6 KB)

  • 2010
    • Marcu, P., Schmitz, D., Hanemann, A., Trocha, S., In Proceedings of the 9–th RoEduNet International Conference, IEEE Computer Society, Sibiu (Hermannstadt), Romania, June, 2010.

      Monitoring and Visualization of the Large Hadron Collider Optical Private Network (1.4 MB)

    • Fausto Vetter and Domenico Vicinanza, perfSONAR Multi-Domain Monitoring Service Deployment and Support: The LHC-OPN Use Case, TNC2010 Proceedings, June 2010.
    • Swany M. Portnoi M., Zurawski J., “Information services algorithm to heuristically summarize IP addresses for distributed, hierarchical directory”, 11th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Grid Computing (Grid2010), 2010.

      portnoi-information-services.pdf (453.4 KB)

  • 2009
    • Tierney B., Metzger J., Boote J., Brown A., Zekauskas M., Zurawski J., Swany M., Grigoriev M., “perfSONAR: Instantiating a Global Network Measurement Framework”, 4th Workshop on Real Overlays and Distributed Systems (ROADS’09) Co-located with the 22nd ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP), January 1, 2009, LBL-1452E. 

      perfsonar-roads-paper.pdf (1.8 MB)

    • Binczewski A., Lawenda M., Łapacz R., Trocha Sz., "Application of perfSONAR architecture in support of GRID monitoring", In Proceedings of INGRID 2007, ISBN 978-0-387-09662-9, pp. 447-454, Springer US, 2009.
    • Grigoriev M., Boote J., Boyd E., Brown A., Metzger J., DeMar P., Swany M., Tierney B., Zekauskas M., Zurawski J., “Deploying distributed network monitoring mesh for LHC Tier-1 and Tier-2 sites”, 17th International Conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics (CHEP 2009), January 1, 2009.

      chep2009-paper.pdf (1.8 MB)

  • 2008
    • Hanemann, A., Marta, L., Michael, M., "Quality Assurance in the perfSONAR Project: Release, Incident and Problem Management", Software Quality Professional Journal, Vol. 10, No. 4, September 2008, pp. 39-50, American Society for Quality.
  • 2007
    • Sampaio, L., Koga, I., Costa, R., Monteiro, H., Vetter, F., Fernandes, G., Vetter, M., Monteiro, J., "Implementing and Deploying Network Monitoring Service Oriented Architectures: Brazilian National Education and Research Network Measurement Experiments", Proceedings of the 5th Latin American Network Operations and Management Symposium, Brazil, September 2007.
    • Boote, J., Hanemann, A., Kudarimoti, L., Louridas, P., Marta, L., Michael, M., Simar, N., Tsompanidis, I., "Quality Assurance in perfSONAR Release Management", Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Quality of Information and Communications Technology, Lisbon, September 2007.
    • Hamm, M., Schauerhammer, K., Ullmann, K., Yampolskiy, M., Management of Multi-Domain End-to-End Links, In Moving from Bits to Business Value: Proceedings of the 2007 Integrated Management Symposium, 2007, IFIP/IEEE, München, Germany, May, 2007.
    • Zurawski, J., Boote, J., Boyd, E., Glowiak, M., Hanemann, A., Swany, D. M., Trocha, S., In Moving from Bits to Business Value: Proceedings of the 2007 Integrated Management Symposium, 2007, IFIP/IEEE, München, Germany, May, 2007.

      Hierarchically Federated Registration and Lookup within the perfSONAR Framework (105.1 KB)

  • 2006
    • Jeliazkova, N., Iliev, L., Jeliazkov, V., PerfsonarUI - a Standalone Graphical User Interface for Querying perfSONAR Services, jva, pp. 77-81, In Proceedings of the IEEE John Vincent Atanasoff 2006 International Symposium on Modern Computing (JVA'06), 2006.

      PerfsonarUI - a Standalone Graphical User Interface for Querying perfSONAR Services (536.5 KB)

    • Hanemann, A., Jeliazkov, V., Kvittem, O., Marta, L., Metzger, J., Velimirovic, I., “Complementary Visualization of perfSONAR Network Performance Measurements”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Internet Surveillance and Protection (ICISP), IARIA/IEEE, Cap Esterel, France, IARIA/IEEE, August, 2006 (best paper award).

      Complementary Visualization of perfSONAR Network Performance Measurements (42.4 KB)

    • Hanemann, A., Liakopoulos, A., Molina, M., Swany, D. M., "A Study on Network Performance Metrics and their Composition"  TERENA Networking Conference 2006.
    • Zurawski, J., Swany M., and Gunter D., “A Scalable Framework for Representation and Exchange of Network Measurements”, 2nd International IEEE/Create-Net Conference on Testbeds and Research Infrastructures for the Development of Networks and Communities (TridentCom 2006), Barcelona, Spain, 2006. 

      ZurawskiSwanyGunter-TridentCom-scalable.pdf (149.6 KB)

  • 2005
    • Hanemann, A., Boote, J. W., Boyd, E. L., Durand, J., Kudarimoti, L., Lapacz, R., Swany, D. M., Zurawski, J., Trocha, S., "PerfSONAR: A Service Oriented Architecture for Multi–Domain Network Monitoring", In "Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Service Oriented Computing", Springer Verlag LNCS 3826, pp. 241–254, ACM Sigsoft and Sigweb, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, December, 2005.

      hbbd05-paper.pdf (249.8 KB)

    • Boote, J. W., Boyd, E. L., Durand, J., Hanemann, A., Kudarimoti, L., Lapacz, R., Simar, N., Trocha, S., "Towards Multi–Domain Monitoring for the European Research Networks", In "Selected Papers from the TERENA Networking Conference", TERENA, ISBN 90-77559-04-3, 2005; also published in Computational Methods in Science and Technology, ISSN 1505-0602, vol. 11(2), pp. 91-100, Poznań, Poland, 2005.