Chapter 15. Benchmarking the Operating System against Faults Impacting Operating System Functions

  1. Karama Kanoun2 and
  2. Lisa Spainhower3
  1. Ravishankar Iyer,
  2. Zbigniew Kalbarczyk and
  3. Weining Gu

Published Online: 7 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470370506.ch15

Dependability Benchmarking for Computer Systems

Dependability Benchmarking for Computer Systems

How to Cite

Iyer, R., Kalbarczyk, Z. and Gu, W. (2008) Benchmarking the Operating System against Faults Impacting Operating System Functions, in Dependability Benchmarking for Computer Systems (eds K. Kanoun and L. Spainhower), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470370506.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 2

    LAAS-CNRS, University of Toulouse, Toulouse, France

  2. 3

    IBM, Poughkeepsie, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. Coordinated Science Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 11 JUL 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470230558

Online ISBN: 9780470370506

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Keywords:

  • operating systems benchmarking;
  • crash cause analysis and system register injection;
  • crash latency (cycles-to-crash) analysis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Related Work

  • Methodology

  • Overview of Experimental Results

  • Crash Cause Analysis

  • Crash Latency (Cycles-to-Crash) Analysis

  • Crash Severity

  • Lessons Learned

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References