> We are currently looking to buy some high-end servers for complex
> decision computing. I have been told by different sources conflicting
> The QUESTIONS:
> Can someone explain the best method of comparing multi-cpu machines?
> What is the best benchmark? SPECRate_int92, SPECRate_fp92, TPC/C?
> Are benchmarks worth anything, or should I just invest the time to
> simulate the application and do my own benchmark?
I recieved 8 responses and 1 please forward.
All 8 replies said that I should invest the time in my own benchmark.
Some said that vendor benchmarks are for deciding which machines to bring
in and run your own benchmarks on.
John Justin Hough
Network Systems Manager
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