Michael Sievers

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The success of server virtualization has let to the deployment of a huge number of virtual machines in today's data centers, making a manual virtualization management very laborintensive. The development of appropriate management solutions is hindered by the various management interfaces of different hypervisors. Therefore, a uniform management can be(More)
inverting large lecture classes and then presents our approach for this particular class. We also employed Pingo (Peer Instruction for Very Large Groups). 5. "The design of buildings and cities in the arctic is in large part a legacy of Two categories of manuscripts will be accepted for peer review: For further information for manuscript preparation, please(More)
Competitive interactions between cultured mussels and fouling organisms may result in growth and weight reductions in mussels, and compromised aquaculture productivity. Mussel ropes were inoculated with Ciona intestinalis, Ectopleura crocea or Styela clava, and growth parameters of fouled and unfouled Mytilus galloprovincialis were compared after two(More)
In this research, we introduce a web-based open source solution that enables the transfer of the widely established Peer Instruction approach to lectures with in excess of 350 participants. The proposed solution avoids several existing technical flaws that currently hinder the further adoption of Peer Instruction. We test our solution in a series of(More)
Classroom response systems (CRSs) have proven to turn students into active participants in lectures. Thus, these systems help to improve the students’ learning performance in traditional head-on lectures. Peer Instruction is a teaching and learning approach that makes very specific use of Classroom Response Systems elements: similar to the ask-the-audience(More)
The book is a detailed exposition of the methods and philosophies of Bell Laboratories in the two areas indicated by the title: microprogramming and reliable design techniques. After an introductory chapter devoted to the differences between conventional and microprogrammed control units that includes basic architectures, control store organizations,(More)