For frequent Phoronix readers and open-source / Linux fans, here are a variety of updates to enhance your experience.
It's been five years since the Phoronix visit to Chernobyl, the nuclear disaster site in Ukraine.
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.
As a PSA, this weekend I began playing around with a CDN and distributed DNS for speeding up the page load times on Phoronix.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This month marks OpenBenchmarking.org being around for four years as the largest collection of public Linux benchmarking data from the community for facilitating open-source result comparisons, dynamic result analytics, and other capabilities in conjunction with the Phoronix Test Suite.
As usual, here's a look at the most exciting content on Phoronix over the past month.
Well, it was certainly a busy day and week in delivering some early 2015 improvements to Phoronix readers although the best is yet to come.
Going along with Starting Off 2015 With An Improved Experience For Phoronix Readers, mobile site optimizations will hopefully come in the not too distant future.
For those celebrating Christmas today, Merry Christmas! Whether or not you are, there's some goodies for all Phoronix readers today.
Now that I'm done with my various 2014 open-source/Linux recaps (I think so at least!), I decided to take a look at the data from OpenBenchmarking.org over the past year.
While in the past few days have been many year-end recaps, here's our monthly look at the most popular Phoronix content over the past month for those that may have missed a few days of reading due to the holidays.
Happy New Year to all Phoronix readers and Linux/open-source users alike!
To date this year on Phoronix have been 345 featured, multi-page articles consisting of benchmarks, Linux hardware reviews, and other extensive original information. Meanwhile for the shorter news articles there's been 3,187 news posts this year. After delivering various top lists of 2014 for various categories, here's a look at the most popular Phoronix articles and news of the year.
With 2014 quickly coming to an end, it's time for our numerous year-end recaps and comparisons. This morning for kicks is a look at the top Ubuntu news stories of 2014.
For those celebrating today, Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from Phoronix.
It seems Christmas might have come early this year... Today there's been the announcements of the release of AMD's "OMEGA" Linux graphics driver, the debut of Fedora 21, and the debut of Snappy Core. There's also another announcement to make... LinuxBenchmarking.com.
November was another exciting month on Phoronix and here's a recap of the most popular Linux and open-source content from the past 30 days.
First up, Happy Thanksgiving to those Phoronix readers celebrating today in the United States.
There's some new test profiles to exploit for your next round of open-source, Linux testing.
More exciting code continues to be pushed into the Phoronix Test Suite 5.4-Lipki Git repository ahead of its planned stable debut next week.
Another weekly milestone development snapshot of the open-source Phoronix Test Suite Linux/BSD/OSX/Solaris/Windows benchmarking software is now available. The official Phoronix Test Suite 5.4 release should be out in the next two weeks.
As outlined in last night's Phoronix Test Suite 5.4-Lipki M5 release, the official release of this huge update to our open-source (GPL) benchmarking software is due out in the next few weeks. The major focus of the 5.4 cycle has been on finishing the overhaul of the next-generation version of Phoromatic that's open-source and built into the Phoronix Test Suite for serving centralized test management and test orchestration needs for clusters of systems running the Phoronix Test Suite for routine (or in some cases, continuous) benchmarking.
Just last week Phoronix Test Suite 5.4 Milestone 4 was released but already there's enough changes to warrant the release of PTS 5.4 Milestone 5, with the end of the Lipki development cycle being in sight.
Published this month on Phoronix were 259 original news stories and 28 featured, multi-page articles covering various open-source and Linux topics.
544 Phoronix news articles published on Phoronix.