Encyclopedia of Big Data Technologies

2019 Edition
| Editors: Sherif Sakr, Albert Y. Zomaya

TPC-DS

  • Meikel PoessEmail author
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-77525-8_127

Synonyms

Definitions

TPC-DS is an enterprise-class benchmark, published and maintained by the Transaction Processing Performance Council (TPC), to measure the performance of decision support systems running on SQL-based big data systems. TPC-DS models several generally applicable aspects of an SQL-based big data system, including queries and data maintenance. The benchmark provides a representative evaluation of performance as a general-purpose decision support system. A benchmark result measures query response time in single-user mode, query throughput in multiuser mode, and data maintenance performance for a given hardware, operating system, and data processing system configuration under a controlled, complex decision support workload. The purpose of TPC-DS benchmarks is to provide relevant, objective performance data to industry users.

Historical Background

TPC’s decision to split the benchmark TPC-D into two new benchmarks, TPC-H and TPC-R, in February 26, 1999,...

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Server TechnologiesOracle CorporationRedwood ShoresUSA

Section editors and affiliations

  • Meikel Poess
    • 1
  • Tilmann Rabl
    • 2
  1. 1.Server TechnologiesOracleRedwood ShoresUSA
  2. 2.Database Systems and Information Management GroupTechnische Universität BerlinBerlinGermany