ExplorViz

ExplorViz is an open source research monitoring and visualization approach, which uses dynamic analysis techniques to provide a live trace visualization of large software landscapes.



Archived News


ICSA '17
07.04.2017
Our tutorial entitled "Architectural Runtime Modeling and Visualization for Quality-Aware Devops in Cloud Applications" has been accepted at the ICSA 2017. The publication can be fetched here.

SOSP '16
03.03.2017
Our chapter "Architectural Runtime Modeling and Visualization for Quality-Aware DevOps in Cloud Applications" has been published by Elsevier within the book Cloud Applications Software Architecture for Big Data and the Cloud. More information can be found here.

EMLS '17
21.02.2017
Our paper "Juggling with Data: On the Lack of Database Monitoring in Long-Living Software Systems" has been accepted at the EMLS 2017. A preprint can be fetched here.

SE '17
31.01.2017
We are participating with ExplorViz and our Virtual Reality approach in the creativity contest "Ein neues Bild von Software" at the SE 2017 in Hanover, Germany. The video can be shown here.



Release
05.12.2016
Today, we released ExplorViz version 1.1.0. Its new major feature comprises an enhanced experiment mode, which allows to create and replicate experiments more easiliy. You can download it here.

SSP '16
17.10.2016
Our paper "An Elastic Layers Pattern Approach with Dynamically Added Layers" has been accepted at the SSP 2016. A preprint can be fetched here.

ZBW Research Kolloquium
27.07.2016
We were invited by the German National Library of Economics (ZBW) to give a talk on ExplorViz entitled "Live Trace Visualization for System and Program Comprehension in Large Software Landscapes". The related presentation can be found here.


SE '16
25.02.2016
Our paper "Hierarchical Software Landscape Visualization" has been accepted at the SE 2016. A preprint can be fetched here.

SSP '15
22.10.2015
Our paper "Combining Kieker with Gephi for Performance Analysis and Interactive Trace Visualization" has been accepted at the SSP 2015. A preprint can be fetched here.

Best Paper Award at VISSOFT '15
29.09.2015
Our paper "Hierarchical Software Landscape Visualization for System Comprehension: A Controlled Experiment" received the Best Paper Award at VISSOFT 2015! Click here to get the preprint and additional material.
VISSOFT '1531.07.2015 Our paper "Research Perspective on Supporting Software Engineering via Physical 3D Models" has been accepted at the VISSOFT 2015. A preprint can be fetched here.

VISSOFT '1531.07.2015 Our paper "Exploring Software Cities in Virtual Reality" has been accepted at the VISSOFT 2015. A preprint can be fetched here.

ESOCC '1501.07.2015 Our paper "Elastic Application-Level Monitoring for Large Software Landscapes in the Cloud" has been accepted at the ESOCC 2015. A preprint can be fetched here.

Release18.06.2015 Today, we released ExplorViz version 1.0.0. You can download it here.

VISSOFT '1517.06.2015 Our paper "Hierarchical Software Landscape Visualization for System Comprehension: A Controlled Experiment" has been accepted at the VISSOFT 2015. A preprint can be fetched here.

ICPC '1510.03.2015 Our paper "Comparing Trace Visualizations for Program Comprehension through Controlled Experiments" has been accepted at the ICPC 2015. A preprint can be fetched here.

ECIS '1527.02.2015 Our paper "ExplorViz: Visual Runtime Behavior Analysis of Enterprise Application Landscapes" has been accepted at the ECIS 2015. A preprint can be fetched here.

SOSP '1424.09.2014 Our paper "Application Performance Monitoring: Trade-Off between Overhead Reduction and Maintainability" has been accepted at the SOSP 2014. A preprint can be fetched here.

Release05.09.2014 Today, we released ExplorViz version 0.5. You can download it from the download section. Feature highlight: An automatic tutorial mode now introduces new users into the features of ExplorViz.

SESoS '1428.06.2014 Our paper "Live Visualization of Large Software Landscapes for Ensuring Architecture Conformance" has been accepted at the SESoS 2014. A preprint can be fetched here.

Release03.02.2014 Today, we released ExplorViz version 0.2. You can download it from the download section.

EDDC '1416.01.2014 Our paper "Towards a Dependability Control Center for Large Software Landscapes" has been accepted at the EDCC 2014. A preprint can be fetched here.

KPDays '1310.11.2013 Our paper "Scalable and Live Trace Processing with Kieker Utilizing Cloud Computing" has been accepted at the Joint Kieker/Palladio Days 2013. A preprint can be fetched here.

VISSOFT '1330.07.2013 Our paper "Live Trace Visualization for Comprehending Large Software Landscapes: The ExplorViz Approach" has been accepted at the VISSOFT 2013 in the NIER track. A preprint can be fetched here.

Release26.07.2013 Today, we released ExplorViz version 0.1. You can download it from the download section.