The Dense LU Matrix Factorization with the C-written SciMark goes up by 30% on the AMD workstation and 49% for the high-end Intel system and its $999 USD processor.
Himeno benchmarks have already been delivered in previous articles for the AMD Opteron and Intel Sandy Bridge systems. For the Intel Gulftown system, installing Dirndl causes a performance boost of 329%.
Likewise, Dirndl on the Intel Gulftown hardware improves the multi-threaded C-Ray ray-tracing performance by over 75%.
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