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Homework02-sol - SOLUTION Homework #02 (due Friday 9-28-07)...

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Last Name First Name Student ID Number email 1 2 3 Total Grader’s Initials 40 20 40 100 Browse the SPEC site! SOLUTION Homework #02 (due Friday 9-28-07) 1. Point your web browser to the following web site: http://www.specbench.org a. (5 points) What does "SPEC" stand for, and when was it established? List three member companies. Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation, 1988 e.g., IBM, Intel, Hewlett-Packard Grading: 1 pt for each of the five items. b. (5 points) What is the name of the original SPEC committee? What aspects of computer performance did it focus on? The Open Systems Group (OSG), This group focuses on benchmarks for high-end workstations and servers running open systems environments. Grading: 2 pt for OSG, 3 for focus. c. (5 points) What are the names of the SPEC committees that were added later? What aspects of computer performance do they focus on? Name of committee Focus High Performance Group The HPG is a forum for establishing, maintaining and endorsing a suite of benchmarks that represent high-performance computing applications for standardized, cross-platform performance evaluation. Graphics Performance Group The GPC joined SPEC in early '96. They prepare standardized graphics performance tests. Grading: 1 pt for “HPG”, 1 for “GPC”, 1 for each correct focus, 1 for any answer.
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This homework help was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course ECE 562 taught by Professor Zhou during the Fall '07 term at New Hampshire.

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Homework02-sol - SOLUTION Homework #02 (due Friday 9-28-07)...

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