Here is a recap of OpenBenchmarking.org activity covering the past week.
Popular Results Last Week:
FreeBSD 9.0 vs. Oracle Linux Server 6.1
FreeBSD 9.0 versus Oracle Linux Server 6.1 benchmarking with Intel Core i7 870 CPU that's quad-core with Hyper Threading and Turbo Boost up to 3.9GHz. Open-source performance of Oracle Linux Server 6.1, which is based upon Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1. Using 64-bit builds of each operating system with stock settings aside from FreeBSD ZFS file-system.
Oracle 6.1, Scientific Linux 6.1, CentOS 6.1
Oracle Linux 6.1 Server 64-bit/x86_64 performance benchmarks compared to Scientific Linux 6.1 and CentOS 6.1.
Intel Core i7 3960X Linux
First tests of the Intel Core i7 3960X Sandy Bridge Extreme Edition processor under Linux. Using an Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64-bit snapshot with the Linux 3.2 kernel. More tests are on the way on Phoronix.com by Michael Larabel. Thanks to Intel Corp for sending out the Core i7 3960X, the Intel X79 motherboard, and the Intel water cooling kit for Sandy-E.
HandelSpielVM vs. KVM Linux Virt Performance
HandelSpielVM 4.0 performance benchmarks under Linux with Ubuntu 11.10 guest and host virtualization compared to Linux KVM virtualization. Two different systems, quick testing of Phoronix Test Suite 3.6-Arendal release. More benchmark results may come later.
Intel Core i7 3960X Extreme On Linux
Benchmarks of the Intel Core i7 3960X "Sandy Bridge" Extreme Edition processor under Linux. Testing for a future article on Phoronix.com by Michael Larabel. The Core i7 3960X has a base frequency of 3.3GHz, Turbo Boost of 3.9GHz, six physical cores plus Hyper Threading, etc.
AMD Phenom II X6 1090T testing with a ASUS M4A88TD-M/USB3 under Arch via the Phoronix Test Suite.
Popular Motherboards Last Week:
TOSHIBA Portable PC
ASUS P8Z68-V PRO
Popular Graphics Processors Last Week:
Intel 2nd Generation Core Family IGP
VMware SVGA II
Intel Core IGP
Intel Mobile 4 IGP
Cirrus Logic GD 5446
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460
Matrox MGA G200eW WPCM450
Intel 4 IGP
This is a post from the OpenBenchmarking.org Blog. Weekly Summary [2011.50] was posted in Weekly Highlights on Monday, 19 December 2011.