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Phoronix Turns Ten Years Old, PTS Turns Six Years Old

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Published on 05 June 2014 12:00 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Phoronix
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It was on this day ten years ago that I founded Phoronix.com for what would become the leading Linux hardware review and Linux enthusiast news site with a focus on benchmarking. This day, 5 June, also serves as six years since the public release of Phoronix Test Suite 1.0.

Phoronix Turns Ten Years Old, PTS Turns Six Years Old


Thanks to all of those that have supported Phoronix over the years in my crusade that's been single-handed most of the time to provide the latest Linux hardware reviews and a constant news for source all day, seven days a week, and 365 days per year.

Phoronix Turns Ten Years Old, PTS Turns Six Years Old


As I began yesterday in testing 65 GPUs under Linux in commemoration of the decade anniversary I've been working on some interesting, high-profile articles to celebrate. There's a lot of interesting Phoronix content coming up this month. Additionally, Phoronix Test Suite 5.2 is being officially released later today.

Phoronix Turns Ten Years Old, PTS Turns Six Years Old


Thanks again to those that have supported Phoronix over the years. If you wish to help celebrate this ten-year milestone and support the site, please consider subscribing to Phoronix Premium to view the site ad-free, view multi-page articles on a single page, etc. Other ways to support the site besides subscribing is viewing the web-site without any ad blocking software, considering a PayPal tip, or making a Bitcoin tip. Thanks for your support! Follow Phoronix on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.

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 .
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