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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <g...@pobox.com>
Subject Re: [general] DaCapo Benchmark Suite and Paper
Date Sun, 03 Sep 2006 22:15:53 GMT
Excellent!  lets get this as part of our test rig...

Steve Blackburn wrote:
> The DaCapo research group is pleased to announce a new beta release of 
> the DaCapo benchmark suite, an accompanying set of performance 
> evaluation methodologies for dynamically compiled languages [Blackburn 
> et al., OOPSLA 2006], and mailing lists for community participation and 
> feedback. All are available at www.dacapobench.org.
> 
> The DaCapo benchmark suite is a set of 11 non-trivial, real-world, open 
> source Java benchmarks. This release contains numerous substantial 
> improvements over earlier beta releases of the suite, including new, 
> larger benchmarks and a greatly improved harness.  We encourage 
> researchers and developers from industry and academia working with Java 
> to use the DaCapo suite and apply the methodologies presented in the 
> accompanying paper (www.dacapobench.org/dacapo-oopsla-2006.pdf 
> <http://www.dacapobench.org/dacapo-oopsla-2006.pdf>).  The paper 
> recommends performance evaluation and benchmarking methodologies for 
> dynamically compiled languages, describes and analyzes the suite, and 
> critiques the current state of measurement methodology in the field. The 
> web site also contains a link to a companion 30-page technical report 
> which includes comparative data for SPEC benchmarks.
> 
> The suite and paper represent the culmination of five years of work from 
> around twenty individuals across eight institutions.
> 
> We anticipate that this will be the final beta release.
> 
> Enjoy!
> 
> Steve Blackburn, on behalf of the DaCapo research group 
> (http://www-ali.cs.umass.edu/DaCapo/)
> 
> 
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