Last month, IBM announced the results of two benchmarks evaluating the performance of the IBM System x iDataPlex dx360 M4 server. We announced scores for both the SPEC CPU2006 and SPECjbb2005 benchmarks. These complement the SPECpower_ssj2008 benchmark published in November last year.
These three industry benchmarks were used because they represent the types of workloads best suited for the dx360 M4:
SPECpower_ssj2008 evaluates the power and performance characteristics of volume server class and multi-node class computers. The... [Continue Reading]