1. Computers
  2. Display Drivers
  3. Graphics Cards
  4. Memory
  5. Motherboards
  6. Processors
  7. Software
  8. Storage
  9. Operating Systems


Facebook RSS Twitter Twitter Google Plus


Phoronix Test Suite

OpenBenchmarking.org

Phoronix Global Is Still Planned To Be Decommissioned

Phoronix

Published on 05 April 2014 11:16 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Phoronix
1 Comment

Originally I planned to shutdown Phoronix Global at the end of 2013 but out of continued usage of the service, Phoronix Global is still being kept online for the time being.

For those out of the loop, Phoronix Global was the web service going back many years for sharing and comparing Linux benchmark results online with the Phoronix Test Suite. Phoronix Global was succeeded by OpenBenchmarking.org for publicly storing Linux benchmark results along with centralizing the storage of test profiles and test suites in the cloud.

OpenBenchmarking.org has been used by the Phoronix Test Suite for the past three years now spanning many releases, but to some surprise but as a testament to the stability and reliability of our open-source benchmarking software, there's still users of our old Phoronix Test Suite open-source benchmarking software. With the Phoronix Test Suite 1.x and 2.x series releases are where Phoronix Global was used before the roll-out of OpenBenchmarking.org.

I don't have a solid time-frame yet for when Phoronix Global will be offlined, but it's no longer being maintained and all users of the old Phoronix Test Suite are encouraged to upgrade as soon as possible... Phoronix Test Suite 5.0.1 is the latest release as of this week. Any enterprise users with questions are encouraged to contact us.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
Latest Articles & Reviews
  1. Ubuntu vs. Fedora Linux On Lenovo's X1 Carbon With Core i7 Broadwell
  2. Ubuntu 15.04 Is The Easy Path To Better Performance On Intel Broadwell
  3. NVIDIA's Latest Maxwell Line-Up Against AMD With Catalyst On Linux
  4. Preliminary Tests Of Intel Sandy Bridge & Ivy Bridge vs. Broadwell
  5. AMD FX-8320E Performance On Linux
  6. Linux Compiler Benchmarks Of LLVM Clang 3.5 vs. LLVM Clang 3.6-rc1
Latest Linux News
  1. DNF Plugins Extend The Functionality Of Fedora's Yum Successor
  2. LibreOffice 4.4 Released With Better OOXML Support, UI Improvements
  3. Inkscape 0.91 Goes Through C++ Code Conversion, New Cairo Rendering, OpenMP Filters
  4. New Mesa Patch To Improve CPU-Bound Applications
  5. LLVM Adds Options To Do Fuzz Testing
  6. Coreboot Now Supports Another Dual-Socket AMD Motherboard
  7. Atomic Mode-Setting/Display Support Progresses In Linux 3.20
  8. NVIDIA 340.76 Brings Three Stable Fixes
  9. Intel Broadwell-U P-State vs. ACPI CPUFreq Scaling Linux Performance
  10. DragonFlyBSD Is Almost To Linux 3.10 Era Intel Graphics Support
Most Viewed News This Week
  1. PlayStation 4 System Compiler Support Landing In LLVM
  2. LibreOffice 4.4 Is Coming Soon With New Features
  3. Linux "GHOST" Vulnerability Hits Glibc Systems
  4. My Initial Intel Broadwell Linux Experience With The ThinkPad X1 Carbon
  5. Broadwell Linux Ultrabook Running MUCH Cooler Than Haswell
  6. LZHAM 1.0 Lossless Data Compression Codec Released
  7. Linux Users Upset By Chromium's Busted HiDPI Support
  8. Interstellar Marines On Linux With Catalyst: Bull S*#@