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Issue No.02 - March/April (2003 vol.23)
pp: 60-67
Stephen Heisig , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
ABSTRACT
<p>The state of work in a grid or other distributed computing environment can represent thousands of individual requests running on an equally large number of devices crossing heterogeneous platform and institutional boundaries. The article investigates Treemaps to present the state of work in a way that provides naive users with a view of overall performance as well as empowering performance analysts by allowing them to explore the data in a more creative way.</p>
INDEX TERMS
Information Visualization, Treemaps, Performance Analysis, QoS
CITATION
Stephen Heisig, "Treemaps for Workload Visualization", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.23, no. 2, pp. 60-67, March/April 2003, doi:10.1109/MCG.2003.1185581
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