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Sherry Xu

Sherry Xu
Researcher

Research Interests

Sherry (Xiwei Xu) is interested in software architecture, including architecture adaptation, evolution, quality attributes, and business process, including modeling, adaption, and management.

Her current research topics include cloud computing, system operation, dependability etc.

Contact Details

Phone: +61 2 9490 5654
Email:Xiwei.Xu@data61.csiro.au

More contact information is available at the Contact page.

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Publication List

Projects

Past

Publications

Best Papers

Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu, Ingo Weber, Len Bass and Daniel Sun
POD-diagnosis: Error diagnosis of sporadic operations on cloud applications
International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), pp. 252-263, Atlanta, GA, USA, June, 2014


Data61 Papers

To appear

Abstract to be published Qinghua Lu, Liming Zhu, Sherry Xu, Valadimir Tosic, Dipesh Chauhan and Weishan Zhang
A unified business-driven cloud management framework
Transactions on Services Computing

2016

Abstract PDF Ingo Weber, Sherry Xu, Regis Riveret, Guido Governatori, Alex Ponomarev and Jan Mendling
Untrusted business process monitoring and execution using blockchain
BPM 2016, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil , September, 2016
Abstract PDF Min Fu, Liming Zhu, Ingo Weber, Len Bass, Anna Liu and Sherry Xu
Process-oriented non-intrusive recovery for sporadic operations on cloud
DSN 2016, Toulouse, France, July, 2016

NICTA Papers

2016

Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Cesare Pautasso, Liming Zhu, Vincent Gramoli, Alex Ponomarev, An Binh Tran and Shiping Chen
The blockchain as a software connector
WICSA2016, Venice, Italy, April, 2016
Abstract PDF Dongyao Wu, Liming Zhu, Sherry Xu, Sherif Sakr, Daniel Sun and Qinghua Lu
Building pipelines for heterogeneous execution environments for big data processing
IEEE Software, Volume 33, Number 2, pp. 60-67, March, 2016

2015

Abstract PDF Paul Rimba, Liming Zhu, Sherry Xu and Daniel Sun
Building secure applications using pattern-based design fragments
The Second International Workshop on Dependability and Security of System Operation, pp. 19-24, Montreal, Canada, September, 2015
Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu, Daniel Sun, An Binh Tran, Ingo Weber, Min Fu and Len Bass
Error diagnosis of cloud application operation using bayesian networks and online optimisation
EDCC2015, Paris, France, September, 2015
Abstract PDF Ingo Weber, Chao Li, Len Bass, Sherry Xu and Liming Zhu
Discovering and visualizing operations processes with POD-Discovery and POD-Viz
International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), pp. 537-544, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June, 2015
Abstract PDF Donna Xu, Dongyao Wu, Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu and Len Bass
Making real time data analytics available as a service
International ACM Sigsoft Conference on the Quality of Software Architectures, pp. 73-82, Montreal, Canada, May, 2015
Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu, Min Fu, Daniel Sun, An Binh Tran, Srini Dwarakanathan and Len Bass
Crying wolf and meaning it: reducing false alarms in monitoring of sporadic operations through POD-monitor
First International Workshop on Complex Faults and Failures in Large Software Systems (COUFLESS2015), Firenze, Italy, May, 2015
Abstract PDF Qinghua Lu, Sherry Xu, Len Bass, Liming Zhu and Weishan Zhang
a tail-tolerant cloud API wrapper
IEEE Software, Volume 32, pp. 76-82, February, 2015
Abstract PDF Liming Zhu, Donna Xu, An Binh Tran, Sherry Xu, Len Bass, Ingo Weber and Srini Dwarakanathan
Achieving reliable high frequency releases in cloud environments
IEEE Software 1st Special Issue on Release Engineering, Volume 32, Number 2, pp. 73-80, January, 2015

2014

Abstract PDF Len Bass, Alan Fekete, Vincent Gramoli, Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu and Daniel Sun
Quantifying failure risk of version switch for rolling upgrade on clouds
IEEE International Conference on Big Data and Cloud Computing, pp. 8, Sydney, Australia, November, 2014
Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Xin Ye, Liming Zhu and Qinghua Lu
Role network model-based support for RESTful business processes
Data & Knowledge Engineering, November, 2014
Abstract PDF Qinghua Lu, Liming Zhu, Sherry Xu, Shanshan Li, Len Bass and Weishan Zhang
Mechanisms and architectures for tail-tolerant system operations in cloud
USENIX Workschop on Hot Topics in Cloud Computing, Philadaphia, US, June, 2014
Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu, Ingo Weber, Len Bass and Daniel Sun
POD-diagnosis: Error diagnosis of sporadic operations on cloud applications
International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), pp. 252-263, Atlanta, GA, USA, June, 2014
Abstract PDF Min Fu, Liming Zhu, Len Bass and Sherry Xu
A recoverability-oriented analysis for operations on cloud applications
IEEE/IFIP Working Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA), pp. 4, Sydney, Australia, April, 2014
Abstract
Slides
PDF Liming Zhu, Donna Xu, Sherry Xu, An Binh Tran, Ingo Weber and Len Bass
Challenges in practicing high frequency releases in cloud environments
2nd International Workshop on Release Engineering, pp. 21-24, Mountain View, USA, April, 2014

2013

Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Ingo Weber, Hiroshi Wada, Len Bass, Liming Zhu and Steve Teng
Detecting cloud provisioning errors using an annotated process model
The 8th Workshop on Middleware for Next Generation Internet Computing (MW4NextGen'13), pp. 5:1-5:6, Beijing, China, December, 2013
Abstract PDF Jim Li, Siyuan He, Liming Zhu, Len Bass, Min Fu, Sherry Xu, Anna Liu, An Binh Tran and Steve Teng
Challenges to error diagnosis in Hadoop ecosystems
USENIX Large Installation System Administration Conference (LISA), pp. 9, Washington, DC, USA, November, 2013
Abstract PDF Min Fu, Liming Zhu, Anna Liu, Sherry Xu and Len Bass
Process-oriented recovery for operations on cloud applications
Poster presented at ACM SOCC 2013, October, 2013
Abstract PDF Jim Li, Qinghua Lu, Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu, Len Bass, Sherif Sakr, Paul Bannerman and Anna Liu
Improving availability of cloud-based applications through deployment choices
IEEE Cloud Computing, pp. 8, Santa Clara, USA, July, 2013
Abstract PDF Qinghua Lu, Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu, Jim Li, Len Bass, Sherif Sakr and Paul Bannerman
Incorporating uncertainty into in-cloud application deployment decisions for availability
IEEE 6th International Conference on Cloud Computing, pp. 8, Santa Clara, CA, USA, June, 2013
Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Qinghua Lu, Liming Zhu, Jim Li, Sherif Sakr, Hiroshi Wada and Ingo Weber
Availability analysis for deployment of in-cloud applications
4th International ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on Architecting Critical Systems Federated with CompArch 2013, pp. 6, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, June, 2013

2012

Abstract PDF Yonghong Chen, Sherry Xu and Liming Zhu
Web platform API design principles and service contract
19th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference, pp. 877-886, Hongkong, China, December, 2012
Abstract PDF Qinghua Lu, Sherry Xu, Vladimir Tosic and Liming Zhu
Application of business-driven decision making to RESTful business processes
International Conference on Service Oriented Computing, pp. 404-419, Shanghai, China, November, 2012
Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Ingo Weber, Liming Zhu, Jenny Liu, Paul Rimba and Qinghua Lu
BPMashup: Dynamic execution of RESTful processes
International Conference on Service Oriented Computing, pp. 4, Shanghai, China, November, 2012
Abstract PDF Juan Li, Ross Jeffery, Kam Hay Fung, Liming Zhu, Qing Wang and Sherry Xu
A business process-driven approach for requirements dependency analysis
10th International Conference on Business Process Management, pp. 200-215, Tallinn, Estonia, September, 2012
Abstract PDF Ihor Kuz, Liming Zhu, Len Bass, Mark Staples and Sherry Xu
An architectural approach for cost effective trustworthy systems
IEEE/IFIP Working Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA), pp. 325-328, Helsinki, Finland, August, 2012
Abstract PDF Liang Zhao, Sherif Sakr, Liming Zhu, Sherry Xu and Anna Liu
An architecture framework for application-managed scaling of cloud-hosted relational databases
IEEE/IFIP Working Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA), pp. 21-28, Helsinki, Finland, August, 2012
Abstract PDF Liming Zhu, Len Bass and Sherry Xu
Data management requirements for a knowledge discovery platform
Architectures and Platforms for Knowledge Discovery from Data, pp. 4, Helsinki, Finland, August, 2012

2010

Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu, Udo Kannengiesser and Yan Liu
An architectural style for process-intensive web information systems
The 11th International Conference on Web Information System Engineering(WISE 2010), pp. 14, China, December, 2010
Abstract PDF Qinghua Lu, Sherry Xu, Vladimir Tosic, Jacky Keung and Liming Zhu
Integration of RESTfulBP with BDIM decision making
ACM/IFIP/USENIX 11th International Middleware Conference 2010 - Posters and Demos Track, pp. 5-8, Bangalore, India, November, 2010
Abstract PDF Eddie Li, Liam O'Brien, Jacky Keung and Sherry Xu
Effort-oriented classification matrix of web service composition
The 5th International Conference on Internet and Web Applications and Services, pp. 357-362, Barcelona, Spain, May, 2010

2009

Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu, Mark Staples and Yan Liu
An architecting method for distributed process-intensive systems
IEEE/IFIP Working Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA), pp. 4, Cambridge, UK, September, 2009

2008

Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu, Yan Liu and Mark Staples
Resource-oriented architecture for business processes
Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference, pp. 395-402, Beijing, China, December, 2008
Abstract PDF Sherry Xu, Liming Zhu, Yan Liu and Mark Staples
Resource-oriented business process modeling for ultra-large-scale systems
Second International Workshop on Ultra-Large-Scale Software-Intensive Systems (ULSSIS 2008), pp. 65-68, Leipzig, Germany, May, 2008

Non-NICTA Papers

To appear

Abstract to be published Qinghua Lu, Liming Zhu, Sherry Xu, Valadimir Tosic, Dipesh Chauhan and Weishan Zhang
A unified business-driven cloud management framework
Transactions on Services Computing

2016

Abstract PDF Ingo Weber, Sherry Xu, Regis Riveret, Guido Governatori, Alex Ponomarev and Jan Mendling
Untrusted business process monitoring and execution using blockchain
BPM 2016, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil , September, 2016
Abstract PDF Min Fu, Liming Zhu, Ingo Weber, Len Bass, Anna Liu and Sherry Xu
Process-oriented non-intrusive recovery for sporadic operations on cloud
DSN 2016, Toulouse, France, July, 2016