Welcome to BestConfig’s documentation!

BestConfig is a system for automatically finding a best configuration setting within a resource limit for a deployed system under a given application workload. BestConfig is designed with an extensible architecture to automate the configuration tuning for general systems.

Citing BestConfig

Please cite:

  author = {Zhu, Yuqing and Liu, Jianxun and Guo, Mengying and Bao, Yungang and
            Ma, Wenlong and Liu, Zhuoyue and Song, Kunpeng and Yang, Yingchun},
  title = {BestConfig: Tapping the Performance Potential of Systems via Automatic
           Configuration Tuning},
  booktitle = {Proceedings of the 2017 Symposium on Cloud Computing},
  series = {SoCC '17},
  year = {2017},
  isbn = {978-1-4503-5028-0},
  location = {Santa Clara, California},
  pages = {338--350},
  numpages = {13},
  url = {http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/3127479.3128605},
  acmid = {3128605},
  publisher = {ACM},
  address = {New York, NY, USA},
  keywords = {ACT, automatic configuration tuning, performance optimization},