HammerDB - PostgreSQL

This is a benchmark of the PostgreSQL database server, making use of the HammerDB benchmarking / load testing tool.

To run this test with the Phoronix Test Suite, the basic command is: phoronix-test-suite benchmark hammerdb-postgresql.

Project Site


Source Repository


Test Created

24 April 2021

Last Updated

3 November 2022

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type


Average Install Time

1 Minute, 22 Seconds

Average Run Time

2 Hours, 7 Minutes, 47 Seconds

Test Dependencies

C/C++ Compiler Toolchain


20k+ Downloads

Supported Platforms

Public Result Uploads *Reported Installs **Reported Test Completions **Test Profile Page ViewsOpenBenchmarking.orgEventsHammerDB - PostgreSQL Popularity Statisticspts/hammerdb-postgresql2021.042021.052021.062021.072021.082021.092021.102021.112021.122022.012022.022022.032022.042022.052022.062022.072022.082022.092022.102022.112022.122023.012023.022023.032023.042023.052023.062023.072023.082023.092023.102023.112023.122024.012024.022024.032024.042024.052024.0612002400360048006000
* Uploading of benchmark result data to OpenBenchmarking.org is always optional (opt-in) via the Phoronix Test Suite for users wishing to share their results publicly.
** Data based on those opting to upload their test results to OpenBenchmarking.org and users enabling the opt-in anonymous statistics reporting while running benchmarks from an Internet-connected platform.
Data updated weekly as of 11 June 2024.
1631.5%3230.8%837.8%Virtual Users Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org
25046.9%10053.1%Warehouses Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org

Revision History

pts/hammerdb-postgresql-1.1.1   [View Source]   Thu, 03 Nov 2022 14:36:50 GMT
Cleanup data directory on test completion.

pts/hammerdb-postgresql-1.1.0   [View Source]   Tue, 01 Nov 2022 07:30:48 GMT
Update against PostgreSQL 15, update to HammerDB 4.5, other improvements/tweaks. Closes: https://github.com/phoronix-test-suite/test-profiles/pull/256

pts/hammerdb-postgresql-1.0.0   [View Source]   Sat, 24 Apr 2021 20:08:15 GMT
HammerDB PostgreSQL benchmark test profile.

Performance Metrics

This test profile does not have enough data available on OpenBenchmarking.org yet to provide any detailed metrics.