We propose performance profiles — distribution functions for a performance metric — as a tool for benchmarking and comparing optimization software. We show that performance profiles combine the best features of other tools for performance evaluation.
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Received: February 2001 / Accepted: May 2001¶Published online October 2, 2001
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Dolan, E., Moré, J. Benchmarking optimization software with performance profiles. Math. Program. 91, 201–213 (2002). https://doi.org/10.1007/s101070100263
- Key words: benchmarking – guidelines – performance – software – testing – metric – timing