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209 Phoronix Test Suite open-source and Linux related news articles on Phoronix since 2012. In 2021 By The Numbers In 2021 By The Numbers

Since we are all about performance and numbers, here is a look at the 2021 statistics for itself as the online complementary component to the Phoronix Test Suite.

1 January 2022 - OpenBenchmarking Stats - 1 Comment
Many Exciting New & Updated Benchmarks For January 2021

A combination of new year updates and updating benchmarks ahead of Ice Lake Xeon / Rocket Lake / Ryzen 5000 series mobile / EPYC 7003 Milan has led to a number of new and updated test profiles being available via the Phoronix Test Suite and

2 February 2021 - Benchmark Fun - 1 Comment / PTS Adds Automated Per-Test Analysis Of CPU Instruction Set Usage / PTS Adds Automated Per-Test Analysis Of CPU Instruction Set Usage

For those wondering how say AVX heavy a particular program is being benchmarked or if a given program/benchmark supports making use of new instruction set extensions such as Vector AES or forthcoming AVX VNNI or AMX, the Phoronix Test Suite and can now provide that insight on a per-test basis with common CPU instruction set extensions.

1 February 2021 - Lots Of Fun - 9 Comments
New + Updated Benchmarks For December 2020

In ending out a strong year for growth in 2020, there were also many test profile updates and some new test profiles (benchmarks) that were made available in December for Phoronix Test Suite / users.

3 January 2021 - December 2020 - Add A Comment Enjoyed A Major Overhaul In 2020, Significant Growth

This month marks ten years since initially went online as part of Phoronix Test Suite 3.0 development (though didn't officially launch until February 2011). In 2020 alongside Phoronix Test Suite 10.0 came a major upgrade as the biggest in its history. As 2020 wraps up, here is a look at the growth by the numbers.

31 December 2020 - Yearly Metrics - 2 Comments
Phoronix Test Suite 10.0.1 Released

Following last week's big Phoronix Test Suite 10.0 and the new, a small update is out this week to address some initial hiccups.

22 October 2020 - Phoronix Test Suite 10.0 - Add A Comment
Easier CPU/GPU Comparisons On, Other New Features
Easier CPU/GPU Comparisons On, Other New Features

With the new that's been out in public form since last month and being developed as part of the soon-to-be-released Phoronix Test Suite 10.0, here is the latest feature now enabled in making it much easier for quickly carrying out high-level processor (CPU) and graphics card (GPU) component comparisons along with other improvements.

4 October 2020 - Easy Comparisons - 9 Comments
Phoronix Test Suite 8.8.1 Released

Next week will mark 11 years since the release of Phoronix Test Suite 1.0 (and 15 years since the start of while out today is version 8.8.1 for our open-source, cross-platform automated benchmarking software.

30 May 2019 - Phoronix Test Suite 8.8.1 - Add A Comment
Phoronix Test Suite 8.8 Officially Released

Phoronix Test Suite 8.8-Hvaler is now officially available as the newest quarterly feature release to our open-source, fully-automated benchmarking software for Linux / BSD / macOS / Windows systems.

13 May 2019 - Phoronix Test Suite 8.8 - Add A Comment
Phoronix Test Suite 8.8 Is Near While Milestone 3 Is Now Available For Testing

Phoronix Test Suite 8.8-Hvaler will be released in approximately one week while out now is the third and final development milestone release.Earlier development releases of Phoronix Test Suite 8.8 already brought many changes including Windows support improvements, PDF result improvements, various hardware/software detection improvements, statistics / analytic improvements, and other changes.

10 May 2019 - Phoronix Test Suite 8.8 - 2 Comments

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