Elaine J. Weyuker (DBLP) and her colleagues have done extensive work in this area.
Selected papers are listed below:
- Alberto Avritzer, Elaine J. Weyuker: The Role of Modeling in the Performance Testing of E-Commerce Applications. IEEE Trans. Software Eng. 30(12): 1072-1083 (2004)
- Elaine J. Weyuker, Alberto Avritzer: A metric for predicting the performance of an application under a growing workload. IBM Systems Journal 41(1): 45-54 (2002)
- Cheng J. Lin, Alberto Avritzer, Elaine J. Weyuker, Sai-Lai Lo: Issues in Interoperability and Performance Verification in a Multi-ORB Telecommunications Environment. DSN 2000: 567-575
- Elaine J. Weyuker, Filippos I. Vokolos: Experience with Performance Testing of Software Systems: Issues, an Approach, and Case Study. IEEE Trans. Software Eng. 26(12): 1147-1156 (2000)