Statistical analysis of NAS Parallel Benchmarks and LINPACK results

  • Horst D. Simon
  • Erich Strohmaier
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 919)


In the last three years extensive performance data have been reported for parallel machines both based on the NAS Parallel Benchmarks.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Horst D. Simon
    • 1
  • Erich Strohmaier
    • 2
  1. 1.Applied Research Branch, Numerical Aerodynamic Simulation (NAS) Systems DivisionNASA Ames Research CenterUSA
  2. 2.Computing CenterUniversity of MannheimMannheimGermany

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