Bulletin of the Technical Committee on


March 2008 Vol. 31 No. 1   IEEE Computer Society


Letter from the Editor-in-Chief   David Lomet 1
Letter from the Special Issue Editor   Jayant R. Haritsa 2

Special Issue on Testing and Tuning of Database Systems

Exploiting the Impact of Database System Configuration Parameters: A Design of Experiments Approach    
    Biplob K. Debnath, Mohamed F. Mokbel, David J. Lilja 3
Automatic Workload Management for Enterprise Data Warehouses    
    Abhay Mehta, Chetan Gupta, Song Wang, Umeshwar Dayal 11
Quality of Service-enabled Management of Database Workloads   Stefan Krompass,  
    Andreas Scholz, Martina-Cezara Albutiu, Harumi Kuno, Janet Wiener, Umeshwar Dayal, Alfons Kemper 20
Towards Automatic Test Database Generation   Carsten Binnig, Donald Kossmann, Eric Lo 28
Testing SQL Server's Query Optimizer: Challenges, Techniques and Experiences    
    Leo Giakoumakis, Cesar Galindo-Legaria 36
Testing Berkeley DB   Ashok Joshi, Charles Lamb, Carol Sandstrom 44
Oracle's SQL Performance Analyzer    
    Khaled Yagoub, Pete Belknap, Benoit Dageville, Karl Dias, Shantanu Joshi, Hailing Yu 51
Focused Iterative Testing: A Test Automation Case Study    
    Mechelle Gittens, Pramod Gupta, David Godwin, Hebert Pereyra, Jeff Riihimaki 59

Announcements and Notices

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