Fall 2021

Performance Modelling and Design of Computer Systems (CMPUT 498)

This course will provide an introduction to topics that are essential for understanding and addressing performance issues in modern computer systems, in particular stochastic processes, Markov chains, and queueing theory. It is appropriate for undergraduate and graduate students interested in the broad area of systems. At the completion of this course you will be able to model, analyse, and design software/hardware systems with good performance at low cost.