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Reasons To Make A PTS/OB Test Profile For Your Software

While there's hundreds of test profiles and test suites (a collection of pre-configured test profiles) available to the Phoronix Test Suite, here's some reasons why you should consider making/submitting a test profile for benchmarking of your own software or software that is of interest to you. The same reasons also apply mostly for why you should be benchmarking with the Phoronix Test Suite, OpenBenchmarking.org, and Phoromatic.
28 April 2015 - Benchmarking

HTTPS For Phoronix.com

Thanks to the new and much more powerful web server for Phoronix.com, if you've tried to access the site in the past few hours, there's proper HTTPS support.
26 April 2015 - HTTPS - 52 Comments

New Phoronix.com Web Server

If you're seeing this post, you're correctly accessing the new Phoronix.com web-server.
25 April 2015 - Phoronix Server - 33 Comments

Phoronix Test Suite 5.8 Milestone 2 Released - More Work On Phoromatic

Coming about three weeks after the initial Phoronix Test Suite 5.8 milestone release is the second development build for our open-source, cross-platform benchmarking software.
22 April 2015 - Belev M2

Phoronix Server Upgrade This Weekend: Dual Haswell Xeons, 96GB DDR4

The Phoronix Media server infrastructure is being upgraded this weekend with the likely transition taking place on Sunday.
18 April 2015 - New Server - 9 Comments

OpenBenchmarking.org Now Ad-Free, Load Times, New Servers & More

For frequent Phoronix readers and open-source / Linux fans, here are a variety of updates to enhance your experience.
17 April 2015 - Updates - 12 Comments

Phoronix Test Suite 5.8 Milestone 1 Brings More Phoromatic Features

The first development snapshot of Phoronix Test Suite 5.8 "Belev" is now available, coming just one week after the release of Phoronix Test Suite 5.6.
2 April 2015 - PTS 5.8-Belev

It's Been Five Years Since The Phoronix Visit To Chernobyl

It's been five years since the Phoronix visit to Chernobyl, the nuclear disaster site in Ukraine.
1 April 2015 - Chernobyl Tour - 17 Comments

Vulkan, The New Linux Server Room & BioShock Won Linux Users In March

March was a terrific month for Phoronix readers with the Khronos Group unveiling SPIR-V and Vulkan, BioShock Infinite was finally released for Linux gamers, and there were numerous other highlights.
1 April 2015 - March Highlights - 9 Comments

Phoronix - Working Towards Faster Page Loads

As a PSA, this weekend I began playing around with a CDN and distributed DNS for speeding up the page load times on Phoronix.
29 March 2015 - CloudFlare - 37 Comments

The Many Changes Of Phoronix Test Suite 5.6

Version 5.6 of the Phoronix Test Suite is being released this morning.
24 March 2015 - PTS 5.6-Dedilovo

The Most Popular Linux News & Milestones From This Winter

With winter now officially over in the Northern Hemisphere, here's a look back at the most popular Linux news and milestones for this past winter.
20 March 2015 - Linux Winter 2014

Phoronix Test Suite 5.6 Is Near

The fifth development release of Phoronix Test Suite 5.6 is now available for testing prior to officially releasing Phoronix Test Suite 5.6.0 in the days ahead.
11 March 2015 - Phoronix Test Suite 5.6 M5 - 2 Comments

Our Continuous Linux Benchmarking Test Farm Is Partially Back Online

There's still a lot of work ahead in finishing up the new server room / test farm, but some of the systems have been restored in the new rackmount environment and proceeding with their daily (and in some cases per-commit) open-source Linux benchmarking in a fully-automated and standardized fashion.
8 March 2015 - LinuxBenchmarking.com - 8 Comments

Linux 4.0 & LLVM vs. GCC Yielded Much Interest This Month

This month on Phoronix the most popular news articles were about the Linux 4.0 kernel (formerly known as Linux 3.20) but also popular were LLVM-related stories, Raspberry Pi 2 news, and the usual Linux graphics coverage.
28 February 2015 - Top Articles - 1 Comment

The Most Popular Linux Benchmark Results On OpenBenchmarking.org

With OpenBenchmarking.org having turned four years old a few days ago earlier this week I provided a look at the most popular/used benchmarks/tests on our open cloud service while in this article is a look at the most viewed test results.
28 February 2015 - OpenBenchmarking.org Views

The Most Popular Open-Source Linux Benchmarks

With OpenBenchmarking.org having turned four years old this month, here's a look at the most used test profiles over the past four years.
26 February 2015 - Test Profiles

Progress On The New Phoronix / Linux Benchmarking Test Farm

Construction is well underway on the latest Phoronix expansion in order to handle running more systems (and doing so more efficiently) for all of our automated Linux benchmarking and open-source continuous testing. The electrical upgrades have been made and I should be finished up with the construction in the next few weeks.
22 February 2015 - Linux Benchmarking - 3 Comments

Phoronix Test Suite 5.6 M3 Brings More Phoromatic Improvements

The third development milestone release of the open-source, cross-platform Phoronix Test Suite 5.6 benchmarking software is now available.
15 February 2015 - Phoronix Test Suite 5.6

Phoronix Test Suite 5.6 M2 Adds New Phoromatic Functionality

The second development release for Phoronix Test Suite 5.6 is now available. This release continues to focus on improving the quality and feature-set provided for the open-source Phoromatic Server component.
4 February 2015 - Phoromatic Extension - 2 Comments

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